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Networks Are Not Always Revolutionary


Al-Jazeera

Al-Jazeera, a 'traditional' TV network whose success is largely a result of its net-savvy business and communications strategy.

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"For most artists," as the famous Tim O'Reilly aphorism has it "the problem isn't piracy, it's obscurity." To me, this is inarguably true and self-evident—the staying power of this nugget has more to do with its admirable brevity and clarity than its novelty.

From The Guardian
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