May 17, 2018 2
Lachlan Murdoch has been announced as incoming Fox CEO in a statement overnight, leaving one big question: where's James?
May 8, 2018
Fairfax has copped a fine from the Federal Court over a Domain ad that exaggerated its size and reach in the real estate market. And other media tidbits of the day.
May 7, 2018 5
Rupert Murdoch's continued absence from much of News Corp's public work has been the perfect time for his sons to override his affection for print media and walk back their newspaper holdings.
May 1, 2018
Alan Jones is in Brisbane to defend a defamation case brought against him relating to his coverage of the 2011 Queensland Floods. And other media stories of the day.
April 27, 2018
Seven has poached Ten's BBL boss as it makes the first of its moves to solidify the cricket market for itself.
April 4, 2018 1
While an independently run Sky News under Disney would at first seem to diminish any Murdoch influence, it pays to remember that the family is playing the long game.
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.
December 20, 2017 1
Will the Murdochs sit on a $10 billion stake in a company they have no control over, or will we see a fire-sale and a new generation of the family enriched?
December 19, 2017
Iranian cartoonist Ali Dorani has finally been able to leave Manus Island. Plus, other media tidbits of the day.
December 18, 2017 1
As Disney squares up to take on Netflix's streaming dominance, it would do well to learn how to make friends.
December 18, 2017 1
The Murdoch empire has been tight-lipped on its true plans after the Disney deal, but it's clear that things are on a downward slope.
December 15, 2017 6
Rupert Murdoch's spin is in overdrive as he tries to justify the Fox-Disney sale as anything but what it is: a necessary deal to save a falling company.
December 15, 2017
Good morning, early birds. Murdoch elder Rupert has approved a massive sell-off of 21st Century Fox assets. Plus, remember when we were told slashing penalty rates would boost employment figures? Turns out, not so much. It's the news you need to know, with Max Chalmers.
December 14, 2017
Ahead of a 21st Century Fox restructure and the monolithic Fox-Disney deal, questions are being raised about how Rupert's heirs fit in.
December 12, 2017
The New Yorker has fired its Washington correspondent Ryan Lizza -- whose article on Anthony Scaramucci saw the Trump adviser resign -- over what they say is improper sexual conduct.
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".
November 17, 2017 8
The ABC's Tasmanian newsreader Peter Gee is recovering in hospital after a nasty bicycle crash. He won't be back on air until next year.
November 16, 2017 4
Murdoch showed again today his shareholders shouldn't have a voice. Here's a full list of former AGMs that went much the same way.
November 13, 2017 1
That said, it's because the company's share structure is dodgy.
November 9, 2017
Lachlan and James Murdoch presented a po-faced denial that anything is changing at Fox.