May 21, 2018 1
In an industry of social responsibilities, focus on profits drives bad behaviour. Papers in the US and Canada are leaving for-profit models; why not us?
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.
April 12, 2018 3
The ivory tower of academia is very attractive to a lot of former newspaper editors, but it's not the only hotspot.
March 8, 2018 13
The New York Times has introduced a gender initiative, including an editor for gender issues. It says it's been successful, but some in Australia remain sceptical.
March 5, 2018 1
What does the closure of a number of NZ newspapers means for our media market?
January 29, 2018 3
The package, which would bring Canada's media aid spending close to $1 billion, comes after repeated pressure from publishers. You can expect Australian companies to follow suit.
January 17, 2018 2
Children's newspaper Crinkling News has folded, just months after it crowdfunded more than $200,000 to keep itself afloat.
January 9, 2018 9
In newspapers' heyday, they would never have dreamed of selling front pages to advertisers. But we're seeing it more and more for one reason: Money.
December 22, 2017 2
The story yesterday of the car attack in Melbourne's city, apart from some ill-placed advertising and some bad takes online, was as good as can be expected.
September 28, 2017
The Wall Street Journal's head honcho is buoyant about the paper's future despite closing global editions and criticism over its coverage of Trump.
April 27, 2017
Crinkling News is Australia's first children's newspaper, and editor Saffron Howden told Crikey its re-subscription rate has been more than 60%.
October 7, 2016 1
The Australian wire service has more than doubled the number of court cases it covers every day.
September 26, 2016 3
Media ownership law reform can't only be about how to protect diversity -- it must focus on the long-term viability of public interest journalism.
July 1, 2016 5
Australia has a long history of election-eve editorials backing conservative parties -- and today is no exception.
July 1, 2016
Print media is sliding ever so slowly down the banks of the Pit of Carkoon.
June 29, 2016
Total US newspaper publishing revenues including advertising and circulation fell 4.4%.
May 31, 2016
Warren Buffett wants to be the "last guy standing" when it comes to owning newspapers.
May 10, 2016 1
As the rest of the media consolidates and down-sizes, News Corp is increasing its control.
March 2, 2016 7
Fairfax has let two of its editorial cartoonists go. Is this the beginning of the end for the artform?
June 23, 2015 9
Trust in major media outlets, both national and commercial, has declined noticeably since 2014, Essential Report reveals this week.