Business models depend on scarcity, but content is approaching infiinty, ubiquity. So niche content is valuable, finding content quickly is valuable, and relationships built around the content, especially with the creators, is valuable.
I managed to get an RDF file listing all my friends out of Facebook thanks to the new FOAF exporter. Now I just need everyone else to (be able to) do the same thing.
The CUNY School of Journalism announced that it has received a $100,000, two-year grant from the McCormick Tribune Foundation to provide seed funding to news start-ups developed by students in the school’s unique course in entrepreneurial journalism.