Media

Miranda Kerr gets her kit off for koalas

June 1, 2009

Miranda Kerr has let it all hang out (or most of it) in the latest Rolling Stone to somehow highlight the plight of koalas.

Dream over for Susan Boyle

June 1, 2009 4

After all the hype, the meltdowns, and the puddings, international media sensation Susan "Hairy Angel" Boyle didn't actually win Britain's Got Talent. So what went wrong?

Hello world: News Ltd’s <em>The Punch</em> swings in to action

Hello world: News Ltd’s The Punch swings in to action

June 1, 2009

The Punch is a new opinion website, writes editor David Penberthy. It’s not a fancy, la-di-dah site aimed at people with three university degrees, nor is it a site for yobbos who want to engage in mindless abuse.

What Google Wave means for reporters

June 1, 2009

Google Wave isn’t just the email we’d invent if email were invented today, as was Google’s goal. Wave is what news can be if we invent it today, as we must.

The social media Trojan Horse: beware of geeks bearing gifts

The social media Trojan Horse: beware of geeks bearing gifts

June 1, 2009

Businesses beware: engaging in social media means actually interacting with your customers. Some of them will be jerks.

On the street and online

June 1, 2009

They have a Facebook, Myspace and Twitter -- but nowhere to live; America's homeless go online.

The downfall of Matt Drudge

June 1, 2009

With American politics moving to the left, is the Drudge Report's Matt Drudge losing his sway?

Aussie journos are twitter freaks

May 30, 2009

Apparently Australian journalists use Twitter to enhance and augment traditional reporting practice, and here I was thinking it was to share amusing pictures of dogs.

Cool-er v Kindle: the e-reader battle

May 29, 2009

The techno-battle is on for e-readers, the gadget tipped to replace books and newspapers, with the Brit's Cool-er chumping the Yankee Kindle in price -- but what about quality?

Vox pop of the day: what about face masks?

May 29, 2009

Thank you Geelong Advertiser, home of child prodigies.