March, 2018

Lehmo to replace Whateley … no equal pay for the Queen … Netflix’s news project? …

, Mar 14, 2018

Lehmo is heading to the ABC. Plus other media tidbits of the day.

Good feud guide … James Chessell new Fairfax group editor … Vice’s revolving door …

, Mar 13, 2018

The Australian's food writer John Lethlean has bitten back at celebrity chef Manu Feildel over claims he destroyed Fieldel's restaurant. Plus, other media tidbits.

‘I hate journalists’ … are we done with Barnaby yet? … doctors sue ABC journo over Scientology book …

, Mar 12, 2018

The ACT's chief minister Andrew Barr has taken a swipe at journalists and mainstream media, which The Canberra Time is calling a Trumpian desire "to shape government policy to his personal, long-held enmity".

Facebook’s constant algorithm tweaking may push journalists away for good

, Mar 12, 2018

The affects of Facebook's pivot away from news media are being felt in earnest as publications relying on social media begin to close shop

Rowe out at Studio 10 … Rebel alleges collusion … Footy Show flops …

, Mar 09, 2018

Studio 10 co-host Jessica Rowe made the surprise announcement on the program this morning that she would be leaving the network. In a statement on-air, Rowe said she wanted to spend more time with her family and be a "more present" mother.

ABC’s all-women presenters … Seven gets desperate … Department of Corrections …

, Mar 08, 2018

The ABC has bumped its male talent off air for International Women's Day. Plus other media tidbits of the day.

Black music book pulped … Guardian Australia partners up … networks to cut ads

, Mar 07, 2018

A book on black women in music has been pulped. Plus other media tidbits of the day.

News Corp launches kids’ news site … the road to Raqqa … no awards for Oscars ratings …

, Mar 06, 2018

Just months after Australia's first and only children's newspaper Crinkling News folded, News Corp has launched its own children's national news website.

Lindsay Murdoch retires … The Mercury’s big apology … a new paywall … 

, Mar 05, 2018

Fairfax's long-time South East Asia correspondent Lindsay Murdoch has retired after 40 years with The Age and Fairfax Media.

ISIS article ‘censored’ … Canadian government’s plan for news … video of the day …

, Mar 01, 2018 is claiming that it was censored after a ruling by the Classification Board found that one of its articles "directly or indirectly" advocated terrorist acts. And other media tidbits of the day.

The political logic of Clive Palmer’s online nonsense

, Feb 28, 2018

Palmer’s online posts aren’t just bizarre for bizarre’s sake. They serve to rebuild his image of a potential populist leader — and they're working.

ABC does the shuffle … return serve to Nick Cater … Doug Anthony Allstar shame

, Feb 28, 2018

Ahead of the ABC's appearance at Senate Estimates last night, a staff email announced a reshuffle of editorial positions that head of news Gaven Morris said would clear up any confusion after the chaos around the cabinet files and Emma Alberici decisions.

‘Journalist assaulted Mehajer with questions’ … Isentia boss quits … Correction of the day …

, Feb 27, 2018

A Sydney magistrate has criticised journalist Laura Banks who was assaulted by Salim Mehajer.

Media giants unite to quash Rebel … Top End talent bumped … karmic typos …

, Feb 26, 2018

Australia's biggest rival media companies have joined forces against Rebel Wilson's massive payout. Plus other media tidbits of the day.

The technology that could restore public trust in journalism

, Feb 26, 2018

A series of new platforms are using the technology that made bitcoin to change the way readers engage with, create, and trust media content.

Revised Alberici piece re-posted … Parkland’s student journos …. Murdochs’ big pay packets

, Feb 23, 2018

The ABC has finally re-posted chief economics correspondent Emma Ablerici's analysis of corporate tax cuts.

Limelight revived by investors … 2day FM staffer sacked … A journo’s 17 hours in Chinese police custody …

, Feb 21, 2018

Arts magazine Limelight has been given a reprieve after a group of investors came forward to try to save it.

The Tele on trial … News Corp’s new ad campaign … ABC’s tips from the super rich …

, Feb 20, 2018

The Daily Telegraph has gone all-out in its coverage today of its defamation case with actor Geoffrey Rush.

Seven’s Winter Olympics spin … ABC votes for staff director … Domain’s first results …

, Feb 19, 2018

The Seven Network has been patting itself on the back for last week's ratings performance, but there are more factors to consider.
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Waterstreet HASN’T sued for defo … Florida shooting fact check … Video of the day …

, Feb 16, 2018

Contrary to an extensive New Matilda article and an errant line in an ABC report, barrister Charles Waterstreet has told Crikey he has not lodged any defamation proceedings against a woman who accused him of sexual harassment.