I’m not interested in “hyperlocal” journalism that scales. These start-up, disruptive sites have their best chance at success if they are locally run and locally owned.
Howard is a US newspaper exec and long time advocate of the web, journalism and their combined disruptive power; I have an image of Howard in a t-shirt with the slogan ‘I’m disruptive’ on it.
Obviously the quote I picked chimed with me and my thoughts about hyperlocal only having to be ‘big enough’. But the whole interview makes for interesting reading and offers some useful insight in to his approach.
Go and have a look.