About the New York Times Company
The New York Times Company, a leading media company with 2007 revenues of $3.2 billion, includes The New York Times, the International Herald Tribune, The Boston Globe, 15 other daily newspapers, WQXR-FM and more than 50 Web sites, including NYTimes.com, Boston.com and About.com. The Company's core purpose is to enhance society by creating, collecting and distributing high-quality news, information and entertainment. [Source: New York Times, March 2008]
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- What business model(s) form the basis of the traditional (print) newspaper like the New York Times?
- What business model(s) form the basis of the new, web-based news sources like the NYTimes.com?