Quotes from this article in Conde Naste Portfolio
"There will be no media consumption left in 10 years that is not delivered over an I.P. network," he said. "There will be no newspapers, no magazines that are delivered in paper form."
- Steve Ballmer
"What will newspapers look like in 2020? Well, what's a newspaper? That's what young people may well ask by then."
- Jeff Jarvis
Newspapers will last "until you upgrade your phone two more times."
- Scott Adams, Dilbert
Tim McGuire, a professor at Arizona State's J-school, echoed this argument in a speech in May to the Northwest International Circulation Executives: "If newspaper ink is in your veins, you desperately need a blood transfusion."
Another interesting article on the decline of Newspapers
For newspapers, the news has swiftly gone from bad to worse. This year is taking shape as their worst on record, with a double-digit drop in advertising revenue, raising serious questions about the survival of some papers and the solvency of their parent companies.