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Street Fight Daily: Capital One Acquires Bundle, JRC Signs Purchase Agreement

Steven Jacobs

Street Fight Daily: Capital One Acquires Bundle, JRC Signs Purchase Agreement

A roundup of today’s big stories in hyperlocal content, commerce, and technology.Capital One Acquires Bundle, A Data-Driven Local Business Directory (TechCrunch)… Journal Register Company, Hedge Fund Sign Purchase Agreement  (Poynter)… What Do LivingSocial and Groupon’s Woes Tell Us about Consumer Interest in Deals? (Screenwerk)…

Street Fight Daily: Hyperlocals at Financial Precipice, Rethinking the ‘Patch Experiment’

The Editors

Street Fight Daily: Hyperlocals at Financial Precipice, Rethinking the ‘Patch Experiment’

A roundup of today’s big stories in hyperlocal content, commerce, and technology.At Precipice, Hyperlocals Face Financial Realities (NetNewsCheck)… The Patch experiment: Don’t drink the Kool-Aid (Amy Jo Brown)… The Mobile/Social/Local/Cloud Land Grab Is Over (TechCrunch)…

Brady: If Print Is 85% of Your Revenue, You’re Terrible at Selling Digital

Noah Davis

Brady: If Print Is 85% of Your Revenue, You’re Terrible at Selling Digital

Six months ago, online news guru Jim Brady (formerly of TBD and washingtonpost.com) took over as editor-in-chief at Digital First Media with the mandate of focusing the newsrooms of the company’s papers on a, well, “digital first” model. Street Fight recently caught up with Brady, to talk about what it takes to win hearts and minds of veteran journalists, and why the business side comes first…