Jeff Bezos Letter to Staff Hints at Changes He’ll Make at the Washington Post

By: Wednesday August 7, 2013 2:20 pm

If Bezos intends to wring those revenues out of online advertising — the only growing segment of the Post’s revenue stream — he’s going to come up against the Google monopoly.

Will Jeff Bezos Take On the Google Online Advertising Monopoly?

By: Tuesday August 6, 2013 4:31 pm

If Jeff Bezos ever tires of regularly shelling out tens of millions of dollars to subsidize the Washington Post’s losses, he’s going to have to take on the Google online advertising monopoly.

Has Google Destroyed the 4th Estate?

By: Thursday October 4, 2012 4:31 pm

Google’s incredible profits didn’t materialize out of nothing. They are derived because as the news audience has migrated online, Google has skimmed the lion’s share of news advertizing revenues for itself. That money used to go to pay for investigative reporting. Google’s glittering balance sheet basically comes from driving the 4th estate out of business.

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