New York Times Pricing Scheme: Delusional

Jay Yarow reports on the outrageous pricing structure of New York Times content versus that of other major media:

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The New York Times is about to roll out a payfence that charges users $35 every four weeks for all you can eat digital access. That means you can read the Times on your smartphone, tablet, and the web.

How does that compare to other digital media subscription services? Not very well. This chart from Michael DeGusta shows what a massive outlier the New York Times is when it comes to cross platform digital media subscriptions.

Continue reading:

http://www.businessinsider.com/chart-of-the-day-digital-subscription-prices-2011-3

chart of the day, digital subscription prices, march 2011

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