Rutten: Redesigned Wall Street Journal a Way Forward for Newspapers

january 8, 2007  03:51 pm
The Journal's Web site handles breaking news, while the the newly redesigned print edition unveiled last week is devoted to context and analysis, says Los Angeles Times media reporter Tim Rutten. According to Rutten, the Journal's makeover represents a "good first look at what a rational division of labor will look like as newspapers move toward a future in which they simultaneously connect with their readers online and in print."