links for 2010-03-07

  • Kevin: Rusty Coats is a giant in terms of digital and US newpapers, and he has steered digital strategy at Media General and EW Scripps as part of his 15 years on the interactive side of newspapers. He's leaving the newspaper industry. "I would like to explore the broader interactive world. There is a lot of innovation happening in the interactive space — some in newspapers, some outside. I want to see what's outside without viewing it through a familiar lens," he says.