paywalls

The decline of Variety magazine and its subsequent sale is further proof of the thin tightrope the media and publishing industries are walking today.
With the Internet reducing search, transaction and distribution costs to near nil, savvy start-ups have been able to thwart the capitalist order and make use-value the sole value of a good once again.
The idea of registering myself and logging in every time I want to get the weather or a recipe or the random musings of somebody like me... I don't think so.