International Press Junkets Shouldn't Be Free, Just Open

As you know, many electronics companies offer all-expenses-paid trips to journalists to go to Europe and Asia, touring factories and R&D facilities, meeting with executives and eating like kings. The trouble is, the trips are off-limits to the majority of tech reporters, for breach of obvious ethics guidelines. » 7/20/07 4:42pm 7/20/07 4:42pm