Dugg: Video-interview of Rupert Murdoch | Walt Mossberg, Kara Swisher / D6

"(…) video highlights from the first part of the D6 interview of Rupert Murdoch, Chairman and CEO, News Corporation, conducted by conference co-hosts Walt Mossberg and Kara Swisher. (…)"

http://services.brightcove.com/services/viewer/federated_f8/452319854

(part 1 – 07:00 minutes)

Asked by Mossberg if newspapers have much of a future left, Murdoch says:


"(…) Over the last 10 or 15 years they've made every economy possible in production, with computers and so on, but not in journalism. Now they have to turn to journalism.


(…) Every story in the (…) [Wall Street] Journal currently is, on average, touched or edited by eight different people. That is ridiculous. (…)"

(part 2 – 6:15 minutes)

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