AP explains the newsreader thing (sort of)

AP explains the newsreader thing (sort of): I hope most people who read this weblog already know about the phenomena covered in the AP article, “Consumers of Online News Becoming Their Own Editors, Rarely Relying on One Organization,” but it’s worth noting. (Unfortunately, it doesn’t quite explain how one can use the magic of RSS to aggregate feeds on the desktop. Here’s how.)


“The old idea of surfers coming to your Web site and coming to your front door, that’s going away,” said Lasica, a former editor at The Sacramento Bee. “People are going to come in through the side window, through the basement, through the attic, anyway they want to.”