How long can newspapers keep delivering the news?

COMMENTARY: This might go down as the week that they took paper out of the newspaper business.Detroit’s two daily newspapers announced Tuesday that they plan to reduce home delivery to just three days a week. And the trade organization for newspaper editors scheduled an April vote on whether to drop “paper” from its name.The idea in both cases is to fully embrace the shift of many readers and advertisers to the Internet, where many news executives believe the business must stake its future, and to finally begin to break away from a 400-year-old delivery system.
http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/nation/la-na-onthemedia17-2008dec17,0,5954741.story

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