Kara Swisher

Recent Posts by Kara Swisher

News Corp.'s Peter Chernin Talking Digital at D5

While News Corp. honcho Rupert Murdoch usually gets all the attention, here are highlights from an interview I did with the company’s President and COO Peter Chernin in late May at D5.

We’ll have the entire interview up soon, as well as all the interviews from our conference, but take a peek at what Chernin thinks about the digital space (and the now successful bid for Dow Jones, of course):


Latest Video

View all videos »

Search »

Just as the atom bomb was the weapon that was supposed to render war obsolete, the Internet seems like capitalism’s ultimate feat of self-destructive genius, an economic doomsday device rendering it impossible for anyone to ever make a profit off anything again. It’s especially hopeless for those whose work is easily digitized and accessed free of charge.

— Author Tim Kreider on not getting paid for one’s work