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They’ve shaped the internet, but can designers save the newspaper?

http://m.guardian.co.uk/artanddesign/2010/dec/23/design-save-media-newspapers?cat=artanddesign&type=article

We can see design thinking at work in web phenomena such as Facebook, Twitter and YouTube, but the predicament of printed news remains an unsolved problem
Change with the times … can designers rise to the challenges facing newspapers such as The New York Times? Photograph: KPA/Zuma/Rex Features
Justin McGuirk

guardian.co.uk, Thu 23 Dec 2010 13.17 GMT

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In the 1850s, a New York publisher announced that newspapers were dead: he had seen a telegraph in action. In fact, the immediacy of the telegraph made people much hungrier for news from hundreds of miles away, and proved a major catalyst in the growth of newspapers.
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