Some reading for your Wednesday:
- Is Yahoo the king of media? This Investors.com article covers familiar ground, but brings it all together nicely in a way that has to be giving legacy media companies pause. Via Journalism.org.
- Lucas’ lightnet vs. darknet. Lightnet to describe the participatory media web is a fast-spreading meme as we continue to try to come to terms (and I mean that in both senses) with what the internet truly is.
- Watermarks: A better DRM than DRM itself? David Berlind makes a persuasive case for a sane approach to freeing content while making piracy difficult.
- Another dull blow to newspaper kidneys. Jeff Jarvis points to this article that says Microsoft is moving into the free classified space.