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Media Files: how Queer Eye blitzed the Australian media

Media Files: how Queer Eye blitzed the Australian media

The Queer Eye cast have been on a whirlwind PR tour, which brought some challenges for the traditional media.

Amazon block is an act of contempt by corporate elites and their political lackeys

Amazon block is an act of contempt by corporate elites and their political lackeys

Consumers are the losers when powerful interests convince governments to protect them from competition. Look no further than Amazon's geoblocking of Australia.

ABC restructure to cut 20 jobs … the Oz’s brave super discovery … Al Jazeera staff strike …

ABC restructure to cut 20 jobs … the Oz’s brave super discovery … Al Jazeera staff strike …

News Director Gavin Morris has stressed that the 20 jobs that will be cut at the ABC in a new restructure are not a cost-cutting measure. And other media tidbits of the day.

The wisdom of Jeff Bezos includes handstand advice

The wisdom of Jeff Bezos includes handstand advice

Memo writing tips and handstand perfecting stories are important for Amazon shareholders to know about, apparently.

Vale Darrell Eastlake … the revolving door … regulator investigates Russian TV …

Vale Darrell Eastlake … the revolving door … regulator investigates Russian TV …

Colleagues have remembered the life and work of sports commentator Darrell Eastlake who has died, aged 75. And other media tidbits of the day.

Lindsay Murdoch retires … <i>The Mercury’s</i> big apology … a new paywall … 

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

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

Crikey Worm: Yemen’s ex-president gunned down

Crikey Worm: Yemen’s ex-president gunned down

Good morning, early birds. The former leader of Yemen has been killed in a roadside attack after shifting his allegiance in the country's brutal civil war. Plus, Amazon finally launches in Oz. It's the news you need to know, with Max Chalmers.

Amazon isn’t the only predator in the retail jungle

Amazon isn’t the only predator in the retail jungle

The arrival of Amazon is only the latest threat to retailing, which has been enduring structural change in the economy now for years.

Why does the Australian media love Amazon?

Why does the Australian media love Amazon?

The Australian media has been buying into the Amazon love-in as it prepares to launch here, and it's not just the usual suspects.

Australia’s media predators … ‘The fear that permeates news outlets’ … Mark Latham sued for defo …

Australia’s media predators … ‘The fear that permeates news outlets’ … Mark Latham sued for defo …

Broadcaster Tracey Spicer has revealed she's investigating two long-term sexual harassers in the Australian media industry.