NYTimes-turned-NPR Exec: “Not Very Bullish on People Paying for News Content”

BeetTV’s Andy Plesser talks with the new-ish CEO of National Public Radio Vivian Schiller who weighs-in on the free vs. paid content model for newspapers. “I’m not very bullish on people paying for news content,” the former head of the NYTimes.com says. “I’m guilty of being the person that lead the effort of ending Times Select [NYTimes.com’s paid service],” says Schiller. More below:

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