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Prodigal son returns ... carn the All Blacks ... a screwball comedy in the making ...

Prodigal son returns ... carn the All Blacks ... a screwball comedy in the making ...

Emily WatkinsAug 17, 20172 Comments

Daily Mail Australia editor-in-chief Luke McIlveen is moving back to News Corp as executive editor of Fox Sports.

Fairfax shifts focus to listing Domain on ASX

Fairfax shifts focus to listing Domain on ASX

Glenn DyerAug 16, 2017

Fairfax media, like News Corp, is trying to separate their profitable real estate listings business Domain from their struggling news media operations.

Should you be worried about Fairfax and News Corp's ridiculous new copyright scheme?

Should you be worried about Fairfax and News Corp's ridiculous new copyright scheme?

Asher WolfAug 16, 20172 Comments

Fairfax and News Corp are two of quite a few media organisations to have signed up to a new "free and open licence" for content. But as freelance journalist Asher Wolf writes, the new arrangement is neither free nor open.

Foxtel's poor performance ... Fairfax photo mix up ... fuck the haters ...

Foxtel's poor performance ... Fairfax photo mix up ... fuck the haters ...

Emily WatkinsAug 11, 20173 Comments

Foxtel reports poor performance with slumping advertiser numbers, and the effects of channel Ten's administration.

A Murdoch-led band of whingers claims the ABC is killing commercial media

A Murdoch-led band of whingers claims the ABC is killing commercial media

Glenn DyerJul 31, 20176 Comments

The ABC and SBS are on a growing list of nasties for News Corp, along with companies like Facebook and Google.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

CrikeyJul 28, 20174 Comments

Is Pauline Hanson a dual citizen? ... Sam Dastyari is following you on Instagram (briefly) ... Fairfax news disappears ...

Two-year-old outrage ... seeing double ... Netflix reveals strategy ...

Two-year-old outrage ... seeing double ... Netflix reveals strategy ...

Emily WatkinsJul 18, 2017

The Herald Sun has video footage of a train brawl with a pregnant woman. The only problem is, the fight (and the video) are two years old.

World is fukt, take 2 ... Prince Harry's privacy breached ... Gerard's Menzies oopsy ...

World is fukt, take 2 ... Prince Harry's privacy breached ... Gerard's Menzies oopsy ...

Emily WatkinsJul 17, 20174 Comments

Hendo has fluffed it ... again. And other media tidbits of the day.

Iced over ... Murdochs told to cool their heels ... is Fairfax a good investment? ...

Iced over ... Murdochs told to cool their heels ... is Fairfax a good investment? ...

Emily WatkinsJul 14, 20171 Comment

Is the Larsen C iceberg the size of Delaware? Hawaii? Northern New South Wales?

Ah, Byron Bay on the Gold Coast ... Women's Day gives Johanna Griggs magic powers ... Quadrant's bloodlust ...

Ah, Byron Bay on the Gold Coast ... Women's Day gives Johanna Griggs magic powers ... Quadrant's bloodlust ...

Emily WatkinsJul 4, 2017

Just where is Byron Bay again? Don't ask The New York Times.