MATTER: We've launched!http://blog.readmatter.com/post/35705662220/weve-launched

futurejournalismproject:

readmatter:

Earlier this year, 2,566 people did something remarkable: they backed our idea for MATTER on Kickstarter. We’d asked for help in creating a new home for high-quality journalism, and the response was extraordinary: we passed our $50,000 target in less than 48 hours and finished on $140,000,…

Matter, almost single-handedly proving there’s an appetite for long-form journalism and -shock horror- people are ready to pay for quality.

Woo! This matters.