"Eight Midlands local rags had to be shut recently ... because of the growth of the internet"
truly, my black heart bleeds.
business model ? change in the industry dynamic ?
What did companies do when they realised the VCR was dead ? Oh yeah that's right, they started making DVDs. It's not Google's fault that trinity mirror didn't see the threat of interweb based news delivery creeping up out of nowhere ... I mean the internet's only been massively publically popular for what 15 years now ?
I, for one, welcome our new Google overlords.