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ABC cuts … journalist body-slammed … Brandis throws shade at Crikey …

ABC cuts … journalist body-slammed … Brandis throws shade at Crikey …

Emily Watkins May 26, 2017 2 Comments

Senior staff from ABC radio face the chop. And other media tidbits of the day.

Quadrant apologises (kinda) … solidarity pizza … finding Corby …

Quadrant apologises (kinda) … solidarity pizza … finding Corby …

Emily Watkins May 25, 2017 7 Comments

Schapelle Corby is returning to Australia! (Maybe. Probably.) So where will she go? Let's stalk her relatives until we have a list of possible locations.

Quadrant wants the ABC bombed … Sheridan gets stroppy … Peppa Pig brings home the bacon …

Quadrant wants the ABC bombed … Sheridan gets stroppy … Peppa Pig brings home the bacon …

Emily Watkins May 24, 2017 7 Comments

Today in Media Files, the ABC's current affairs boss Bruce Belsham is retiring amid lagging ratings.

Fairfax video staff to go … thank God for cyclones … Ten shares circle the drain …

Fairfax video staff to go … thank God for cyclones … Ten shares circle the drain …

Emily Watkins May 23, 2017 5 Comments

Fairfax is cutting its video staff to bare-bones levels, though the company says a final decision on numbers has not yet been made.

Hellman and Friedman won’t save Fairfax … carn the Essendon Eagles! … Southern Cross in a pickle …

Hellman and Friedman won’t save Fairfax … carn the Essendon Eagles! … Southern Cross in a pickle …

Emily Watkins May 22, 2017

Think Hellman and Friedman will ride to Fairfax's rescue? Think again.

No ads for SBS … Ailes dead … will tweet for pitches …

No ads for SBS … Ailes dead … will tweet for pitches …

Emily Watkins May 19, 2017 5 Comments

Murdoch stalwart Roger Ailes is dead. And other media tidbits of the day.

Crinkling News survives … Daily Telegraph writer attacks ABC kids show … Fairfax boss’ selective memory …

Crinkling News survives … Daily Telegraph writer attacks ABC kids show … Fairfax boss’ selective memory …

Emily Watkins May 18, 2017 3 Comments

Crinkling News has raised enough money to stay printing, Miranda Devine bizarrely attacks a kids TV show. Plus other media tidbits of the day.

Good Food Guides to go national … Aldi’s free publicity … Huge if True …

Good Food Guides to go national … Aldi’s free publicity … Huge if True …

Emily Watkins May 17, 2017 3 Comments

The Good Food Guides will now be one edition, Aldi gets a bunch of free advertising. Plus other media tidbits of the day.

How hacking is portrayed … government support for local content … Netflix’s first all-Australian production

How hacking is portrayed … government support for local content … Netflix’s first all-Australian production

Emily Watkins May 16, 2017 2 Comments

How hacking is shown in the media, the government showing support for Australian content. Plus more media news.

New offer on Fairfax … new Aussie newsletter rebrands … News Corp photographers shown the door

New offer on Fairfax … new Aussie newsletter rebrands … News Corp photographers shown the door

Emily Watkins May 15, 2017 2 Comments

A new bid for Fairfax from private equity firm TPG, a daily news wrap has had a forced brand redesign. Plus more media news.