Prediction: Most online news will still be free by year’s end

Nieman Journalism Lab | MarketWatch
Martin Langeveld predicts that most newspapers experimenting with pay systems in 2010 will be disappointed, and that the few broad paywalls in place now at local and regional dailies will prove of no value in stemming print circulation declines. || Jon Friedman predicts: New York Times will get an unwanted takeover bid sometime this year.

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