Has technology thrown newspapers on the fire?

Which? Conversation: The Future Exploration Network has created a newspaper extinction timeline, which suggests US newspapers won’t last beyond 2017, with the UK following in 2019. The cause? Tablets and e-readers, of course.

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Speakindatruth2551d ago (Edited 2551d ago )

It threw newspapers IN the fire about 10 years ago, after most people severed their ties with Dial-up and got DSL. Instant news right now vs. yesterdays news, free vs. cost, it's a shame newspapers hadn't moved to be more accessible sooner.

Sahil2551d ago

Newspapers will never go out of fashion, get caught short and then try wiping your khyber pass with an e-book, or what ever they call them!!!

fatstarr2548d ago (Edited 2548d ago )

yea the guy has it right i love my Sunday papers and all the goodies that come with it, its the only one i still buy on a semi weekly basis, best buy and micro center has the great deals in this paper.

Sahil2548d ago

True.. Newspapers are special, i wake up @8 in the morning just to read a piee of newspaper..i dont like reading news from tablets in the morning

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