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Facebook's 'newspaper' may spell more trouble for traditional media

By Rob Lever in Washington Agence France-Presse ( China Daily ) Updated: 2014-11-24 07:48:42

Facebook's move to fulfill its ambition to be the personal "newspaper" for its billion-plus members is likely to mean more woes for the ailing traditional news media.

The huge social network has become a key source of news for many users, as part of a dramatic shift in how people get information in the digital age.

Company founder Mark Zuckerberg told a forum in early November that his goal is to make Facebook's newsfeed "the perfect personalized newspaper for every person in the world."

Facebook's 'newspaper' may spell more trouble for traditional media

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