|"What's New in the News Business in Santa Barbara" Central Coast MIT Forum. When faced with a disruptive technology that may change consumer behavior, most industries resist adoption. Sometimes this destroys an industry, and sometimes it simply halts its growth. But it always changes the investment opportunities. In the 1990s, the Internet began to impact the printed news business. This was slow at first, but accelerated over time.
Developments at the News-Press over the last two years have created an especially fluid and fertile local market for providing news. Join us on June 18 for a look at the trends and the new players in the Santa Barbara news business. See http://www.centralcoastmit.com|