Michael Morisy's Instant History

Michael Morisy's long-running (with many long rests) blog on media and technology.

Via Business Insider: If the deal goes through, it could open up a whole new revenue channel for The Post. Traditional print newspapers and magazines, like The Post, saw their businesses decline in recent years as they’ve struggled to keep up with digital. But with a new CMS-licensing business, The...

The original and perhaps best known instance of Homicide Watch, Homicide Watch DC, is shutting down. I have a whole lot of thoughts, feelings, and opinions here, but founder Laura Amico has a wonderful summary I can’t beat: The question I’m most often asked about Homicide Watch DC is what...