Back on Episode 94, we discussed Gawker Media, the gossip-y website that had been embroiled in legal troubles lately. A few weeks later and Gawker has been sued, sold and will soon be taken down.
So what now?
Leaked by Buzzfeed earlier this month, the New York Times' "Innovation Report" offers a frank overview of the paper's ability to compete for readership in the digital age. It outlines the storied institution's shortcomings, and takes aim at several digital start-ups who see themselves as agile rebels. To keep its crown, and escape from the digital hole in which it now sits, the Times is going to have to build its way out.