"This is an experiment," says David Cole of the San Francisco Examiner. "We're trying to figure out what it's going to mean to us as editors and reporters and what it means to the home user." (No office users back then.)An elderly 'home user' (1:35) - who must be 70 if he's a day - really gets it, though.
"And we're not in it to make money."
"We're probably not going to lose a lot, but we aren't going to make much either."
Says Mr Halloran, "I think it's the future of the type of interrogation the individual will give to the newspaper."