Blendle clocks up 1M signups for its pay-per-article journalism platform

Pay-per-article journalism startup Blendle, which aggregates the written work of different publishers onto a single, ad-free platform where readers can pick and choose which stories to consume, paying

Blendle adds apps for its pay-per-story news service in the US

News delivery startup Blendle, which is applying a marketplace model to journalism offering pay-per-article reads from a range of different publishers, has launched iOS and Android apps in the US, exp

The rise of a new era in the monetization of digital content

Digital content is one of the most consumed “goods” in the online marketplace. However, buyers and sellers still can’t seem to agree on a fair price for these goods.

How paid journalism must work online — and why Blendle can’t

I write. I work with writers. I studied English -- many of my friends became journalists. The future of being able to charge for quality material online is really important to me. However, to make pro

Pay-per-story news service Blendle comes to the US

European news startup Blendle has already attracted funding from two of the biggest names in the media business — The New York Times and German publisher Axel Springer. Today it’s launching in

Blendle Signs German Media To Its Pay-Per-Article Journalism Marketplace

Blendle, a Dutch startup that's applying a Netflix style marketplace to journalism, has signed up the mainstay of German publishers to its pay-per-article market. It said today that all major newspape

Blendle Grabs $3.8M To Expand Its ‘Spotify For Journalism’

Dutch startup Blendle, which is applying a Netflix style marketplace model to journalism, allowing web users of its website to buy individual articles from a range of publishers and publications for