Media
Domain ‘boys’ club’ complaint confirmed … Tingle leaves AFR … the revolving door …

Domain ‘boys’ club’ complaint confirmed … Tingle leaves AFR … the revolving door …

February 12, 2018 3

Yet more evidence emerges of a troubling culture at Domain. Plus other media tidbits of the day.

M+C make a big stink over unfair dismissal spin cycle

M+C make a big stink over unfair dismissal spin cycle

February 12, 2018 1

Who does one believe when the spinners are spinning for themselves?

Seven’s share price slumps

Seven’s share price slumps

February 12, 2018 1

Seven West Media's chronically low share price raises questions about how the company plans to claw itself back into the black.

Billionaires to the rescue once again in the declining newspaper industry

Billionaires to the rescue once again in the declining newspaper industry

February 12, 2018 2

The sale of The Los Angeles Times to health tech entrepreneur Patrick Soon-Shiong is a replay of the worn narrative of billionaires swooping in to prop up troubled mastheads -- for better or worse.

ABC sticks to the script in its first annual public meeting

ABC sticks to the script in its first annual public meeting

February 9, 2018 9

The meeting was an opportunity for ABC leadership to tout the broadcaster's popularity and cultural impact, though it failed to mark much of a change from its recent message.

The Barnaby Joyce tryst is not the first of its kind

The Barnaby Joyce tryst is not the first of its kind

February 9, 2018 12

Barnaby Joyce and his minders could have learned some media management lessons from how then-NT Chief Minister Adam Giles revealed his partner and former staffer's pregnancy in 2015.

If you want a government-media conspiracy, it’s right in the open

If you want a government-media conspiracy, it’s right in the open

February 9, 2018 7

The media obsessing about Barnaby Joyce and the ethics of reporting his relationship is trivial compared to the "boiling frog" effect of relentless claims about national security.

Finally, Fairfax and News Corp agree on something

Finally, Fairfax and News Corp agree on something

February 9, 2018 1

You know that feeling when you turn out to have something strikingly in common with your arch nemesis?

Court suppresses Tele’s Rush defence … ABC apologises to Rudd … why Fox’s Disney deal was done …

Court suppresses Tele’s Rush defence … ABC apologises to Rudd … why Fox’s Disney deal was done …

February 9, 2018 1

A court has ordered the complete suppression of the Daily Tele's defence in the Geoffrey Rush defamation suit. Plus other media tidbits of the day.

How the Seven Network is failing the AFLW

How the Seven Network is failing the AFLW

February 9, 2018 10

After a big ratings dip, AFLW coaches are being asked to overhaul the game. With huge crowds and massive interest in the game, is that really the only factor at play?