#Publish2 Wants To Disrupt The Associated Press With An Online News Exchange. Congrats to Publish2 and a successful launch

Online news aggregation and curation startup Publish2 is today at the TechCrunch Disrupt conference launching a new product dubbed Publish2 News Exchange, with the ambitious goal of disrupting the entire reason for being of The Associated Press.

The AP being the cooperative owned by its contributing newspapers, radio and TV stations in the US, which operates a monster news and photo distribution network that non-contributing media organizations can subscribe to (for a hefty sum, evidently).

Publish2 is taking a swing at the newswire mammoth by launching a platform that allows newspapers and other organizations tap into the vast amount of quality content already available for free on the Web.
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