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Next summer Murdoch will charge for webnews

Media mogul Rupert Murdoch has finally answered the question we all have posed this year: when and where will we have to start paying for online news? “Next summer,” he finally told the Guardian today.

Speculation has been rife on whether charging for online content would be the final solution for newspapers who are struggling to survive. Writing in the June issue of Prospect, Damian Tambini warned that…

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