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The Aussie papers show Murdoch thinks the Times paywall is failing

No newspaper round-up from me over the weekend so I thought I would analyse what The Times paywall has taught Murdoch.

It has been announced that the Australian Murdoch papers are going to go behind a partial paywall, with some content free and some charged, along the model of the Wall Street Journal rather than the much more stringent Times paywall. The editors of the Aussie papers are saying their decision has nothing to do with the UK but I think it shows the Times paywall is failing.

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