Editorial, by Stone Korshak
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Many of our regular heavy readers may have noticed something new on The Rio Times web site, which started as a "soft launch" earlier this month. After reading more than three articles per week we are charging a small subscription fee of US$5 per month (or US$50 per year), in the publishing business this has been called a "paywall" and it is the newspaper industry's best chance at surviving.
The way it works is that a "meter" is now on the site, and it keeps track of how many . . .