On paywalls and journalism as a public service

When Superstorm Sandy began ravaging New Jersey and New York, The New York Times and other publications took their paywalls down. The information was considered too vital to withhold. Would you really tell someone experiencing the worst natural disaster of his lifetime that you won’t tell him important information about what is going on or …

Written content is still my favorite online

These are going to be some dangerous confessions from a new media guy. While we should try to make cool, new features, we should always keep an eye on what is useful. Written content is immensely useful. It can be viewed in a variety of formats, even mobile, and when written well, it delivers a …