May 3, 2005
EPIC Is Pretty in Pink
Sometimes, a piece of science fiction can turn out to be more than just a bit of crazy speculation.
A short online film* about the future of newspapers - produced six months ago by two Fellows at The Poynter Institute, a US journalism school - remains mostly pure fantasy. It predicts that the press will lose the race for online readers over the next 10 years after failing to make rapid changes needed to attract consumers who prefer to catch up with the news on the internet.
Anybody with an FT.com subscription wanna tell us what the rest of the article says?