First Steps to Charging for Online News

The Times and Sunday Times are taking their first steps to charging for news.

You can register at to get a ‘preview’ of what is to come – and yes, it is all about paying, but it is also about paying for the new generation of digital media.

The point here is that we are about to see a new generation of digital media – perhaps partly inspired by the new devices that can carry it – but far more interactive, graphical and video based, than before.

Interesting development.