Menu lock
Would you buy a used media policy from Mitchell Peter Fifield?

Would you buy a used media policy from Mitchell Peter Fifield?

vening.jack@gmail.com December 14, 2017

Among the barrage of inquiries following media reforms passing this year, regulators will be looking at how the ABC can compete in the modern media jungle.

Legal action halts Packer bio … Fairfax’s deal with Google … the revolving door …

Legal action halts Packer bio … Fairfax’s deal with Google … the revolving door …

Emily Watkins December 13, 2017 1 Comment

An unauthorised biography of billionaire James Packer by Australian Financial Review journalist Aaron Patrick has been put on ice because of legal threats.

HuffPost’s ‘disrespect’ for staff … Women’s Weekly cuts senior roles … the revolving door …

HuffPost’s ‘disrespect’ for staff … Women’s Weekly cuts senior roles … the revolving door …

Emily Watkins December 4, 2017 2 Comments

The journalists' union has met with HuffPost Australia staff, and says they were disrespected by their employer when it shut down its local edition.

Red Symons gonged from ABC … Bourke to lose its local … Daily Mail’s rising profits

Emily Watkins December 1, 2017 2 Comments

ABC Melbourne breakfast presenter Red Symons has been sacked from the prominent show, saying he hasn't been told why he won't be back next year.

After failing to find its feet, HuffPost Australia closes

After failing to find its feet, HuffPost Australia closes

Emily Watkins December 1, 2017 3 Comments

HuffPost Australia staff have cleared out their desks after a joint venture with Fairfax ended, the latest in a string of international changes.

Huff Post Australia staff face cuts … Nine ‘cannot rewrite history’ of Don Burke … Dominating the Walkleys …

Huff Post Australia staff face cuts … Nine ‘cannot rewrite history’ of Don Burke … Dominating the Walkleys …

Emily Watkins November 30, 2017 3 Comments

Staff at Huff Post Australia will find out today if they've been made redundant after the website announced the end of its joint venture with Fairfax Media.

Blimey! Will you Harry me?  … science fail … Triple J culture wars heat up …

Blimey! Will you Harry me?  … science fail … Triple J culture wars heat up …

Emily Watkins November 28, 2017 8 Comments

The press has reacted with the restraint you'd expect to the news of Prince Harry's engagement, with front pages almost dedicated to the news.

After years of courting Australian markets, media giants swipe left

After years of courting Australian markets, media giants swipe left

Christopher Warren November 27, 2017

Global media brands are staving off declining revenues as digital advertising models stagnate. What does it mean for their Australian outposts?

Studio 10 EP sacked … car crash photo breaches press standards … Murder Uncovered killed off …

Studio 10 EP sacked … car crash photo breaches press standards … Murder Uncovered killed off …

Emily Watkins November 21, 2017

Ten's Studio 10 executive producer Rob McKnight has been booted by the network, telling colleagues in an email he wouldn't "spin a BS line that I resigned".

The Daily Tele’s grumpy old man shtick is kind of working

The Daily Tele’s grumpy old man shtick is kind of working

Christopher Warren November 20, 2017 8 Comments

The Daily Telegraph's "analogue meme" Al Bundy reaction to the postal survey speaks as much about News Corp's ailing health as it does about the company's stance on marriage equality.