Crikey June 28, 2013 7 Comments
News Corp will split into two companies on Sunday in an historic media moment. That and other media tidbits.
Crikey June 18, 2013 8 Comments
With the mainstream media shedding jobs, but universities bumping up their numbers of journalism students, where will these fresh-faced wannabe Lois Lanes find work? Freelance writer Kylar Loussikian looks at the numbers.
Glenn Dyer June 6, 2013 4 Comments
Rupert Murdoch tried to convince Sydney investors yesterday not to dump their stock in the new News Corp. But with falling revenues and high costs, buying into the print assets is probably not a smart business move.
Glenn Dyer June 4, 2013 1 Comment
News Corp will no longer be listed on the London Stock Exchange -- what will that mean for the new print company after the amicable divorce?
Glenn Dyer May 29, 2013 9 Comments
As News Corporation prepares to split, mogul Rupert Murdoch tries to convince investors the print half of the business is worth something. But can this business die-hard sell a dying industry?
Glenn Dyer May 9, 2013
Australian publishing assets are dragging News Corp down, and hiving them off can't come soon enough for shareholders. Plus, some shareholders want to ditch chairman Rupert Murdoch.
Crikey April 29, 2013
Rupert Murdoch will take home almost $US70 million a year under the new deal.
Glenn Dyer April 18, 2013 7 Comments
The real losers in the new Foxtel-BBC deal will be the ABC -- and by extension, the Australian TV-watching public.
Crikey April 18, 2013 1 Comment
Crikey readers talk cybersecurity, journos' junkets and North Korea.
Bernard Keane April 16, 2013 81 Comments
"Class warfare" is a confected term sprayed about across the nation's newspapers of late to shut down policy debate. But funny how it only applies to the rich ...