July, 2017

Glenn Dyer’s TV Ratings

, Jul 07, 2017

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Strong performances for Masterchef on Channel Ten and the Tour de France on SBS the highlights on an otherwise weak night for ratings.

Clifftop poker: will media law changes allow Murdoch and Gordon to buy Ten before the money runs out?

, Jul 05, 2017

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Bruce Gordon and Lachlan Murdoch are asking the regulator for approval to buy Channel Ten. But will the media ownership laws allow the deal to go through in time?

Last days of media dinosaurs as Fairfax suitor turns tail

, Jul 03, 2017

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Could there be any clearer sign that legacy media is in trouble than that private equity firms have turned their backs on Fairfax?
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Playboy v the White House … Isentia v Meltwater … Times subs v the world …

, Jun 29, 2017

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The media company holding the Trump White House to account is ... Playboy.

Mayne: Aveo, Fairfax and Ten all need to fix their disclosure

, Jun 29, 2017

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Fairfax has slammed aged care provider Aveo for lack of disclosure, but the media company needs to check its own backyard.
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Ten out of 10 for The Australian’s cock-up … News in the mortgage business … foreign criminals …

, Jun 27, 2017

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Whoopsies, The Australian has made quite the clanger about Ten's chairman -- it could be a very costly mistake.

How much money have the Murdochs made out of Ten?

, Jun 26, 2017

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There will be important questions for KordaMentha today -- not least of which will be why Ten paid so much to Murdoch-owned companies.
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Daily Mail says ripping off stories is just fine … finding Schapelle … wanna buy a TV station? …

, Jun 23, 2017

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Yes, the Daily Mail rewrites other journalists' stories as a fundamental part of its business model. And no, it is not sorry.

How Ten dudded its program suppliers — and will Waleed, Carrie and Pete get paid?

, Jun 16, 2017

Those who supply Ten's programs, such as MasterChef and The Project, will be hoping they can get to the front of the queue of secured creditors and get paid.

Murdoch and Gordon’s brutal, secret play for Ten

, Jun 15, 2017

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The media moguls are up to their eyeballs in the mess surrounding the Ten Network, and now they are asking for laws to changed so they can get out again, write Glenn Dyer and Stephen Mayne