Telegraph looking at paywall

The Daily Telegraph will begin charging for online content late next year, according to the Financial Times (FT).
Unlike the Times’ across-site paywall however, the Telegraph is looking at following a model set out by the FT, a metered approach that will allow access to some, but not all content.


This article appears in issue 263 of Media Digest.




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Charlie Beckett, director of POLIS at the London School of Economics, reacts to news that the UK government forced the Guardian into destroying hard drives that contained information leaked by Edward Snowden.

(Source: POLIS)


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