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Twitter a victim of its own measure for success

February 6, 2014

The social network is growing and mining lots of user dollars, but not enough to justify a whopping value of 30 times sales. The lofty figure rests on a rise in the company’s touted home brew of "timeline views." That number's falling, suggesting tweeters are losing interest.

New York Times takes giant step in industry standard

January 20, 2010

The New York Times will be in good company a year from now when it finally puts up the pay walls.