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Cairns Post vox pop answers prove sound grabs work

Cairns Post vox pop answers prove sound grabs work

CrikeyMay 7, 2009

Cairns Post vox popees grapple with the ETS changes.

Swine flu, the view from Barbados

CrikeyMay 7, 2009

A fresh look at swine flu from Barbados' Daily Nation newspaper: "Swine flu gine mek we stay home!"

John Gatfield slags Sky

CrikeyMay 7, 2009

Sacked Sky News presenter John Gatfield takes a swipe at the channel on the Media Spy forums.

Canwest: “The cheque’s in the mail…”

Glenn DyerMay 7, 2009

Canada's biggest media owner, Canwest, its banks and noteholders are still dancing around each other, as the debts mount and the deadlines extend.

Introducing the Twitter newspaper

CrikeyMay 7, 2009

Yes, it may seem like an awful development, still, here's an idea: it represents an IMMENSE opportunity for a brand to create a custom, branded paper.

Murdoch's secret plan to charge for content

Murdoch’s secret plan to charge for content

CrikeyMay 7, 2009

Murdoch has gobbled up many media assets in recent times -- from the Wall Street Journal to MySpace, writes Stryker McGuire. Now it turns out, he's got bigger plan for them. Cue evil laughter.

BusinessWeek, Forbes and Fortune are suffering

CrikeyMay 7, 2009

BusinessWeek, Forbes and Fortune magazines all took big hits in the first quarter, making staff cuts -- and a drop in editorial quality -- all too likely.

PR and journalism: we’re on the same side

CrikeyMay 7, 2009

A debate on PR vs. Journalism at the Public Relations Institute of Australia recently concluded: we're all on the same side. Or is that just what those cunning PR hacks want us to think...?

Fox News caught out editing the truth

CrikeyMay 7, 2009

Media Matters have captured some pretty appalling Fox News edits, twisting and misrepresenting the words of Al Gore and Barack Obama.

News looks to charge for online content

CrikeyMay 7, 2009

In a move that could see them shake up the media industry or fall flat on their face, News Corp are developing a plan to charge for online content.