Does online video need to be local? This startup thinks so.

Glocal wants to become the Hulu for local news and entertainment content, and help local publishers earn more money than on YouTube. That’s ambitious – but it’s also a good reminder that online video isn’t always about the big hits that are popular everywhere.

David Carr on newspapers, Twitter and citizen journalism

Despite all the gloom in the newspaper business, which he says will likely still have to suffer more pain and possible bankruptcies, New York Times media writer David Carr says he believes that thanks to the internet we are living in a “golden age for journalism.”