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Rip It Up shuts down at the end of the month

Rip It Up shuts down at the end of the month

June 9, 2016

Adelaide's 25-year-old indie music rag Rip It Up will close.

Perry, Kwong, Moran … Murdoch: celebrity chef site wins backing

Perry, Kwong, Moran … Murdoch: celebrity chef site wins backing

April 22, 2013 1

Celebrity chef website Eatlove has secured partnerships with some of the top foodies in Australia, yet publishers and a Murdoch, writes StartUp Smart reporter Michelle Hammond.

Google defames us all, but should we sue?

Google defames us all, but should we sue?

November 1, 2012 8

What is to "publish" in the digital age? Search engines are now targets as we wake up to the fact the law says we're publishing every time we go online.

Human rights gets a new voice, Right Now

July 3, 2012

Not-for-profit media organisation Right Now is a lesson in socially responsible and creative online publishing, writes Sanjay Fernandes, a freelance writer and journalist.

How do we defend editorial integrity in the post-industrial age?

June 26, 2012 1

The situation of Fairfax Media, with three editors standing down in one day, make this a good time to think carefully about what journalists mean by editorial independence.

After maps on tap, taps on maps end a worldwide business

March 23, 2012 22

The owners of a once-busy map shop in Sydney have announced it will close down this weekend. Izzy Perko is out of a job -- and lamenting a sign of the digital times.

Kohler quits CEO gig to focus on journalism

Kohler quits CEO gig to focus on journalism

June 8, 2011 2

Business Spectator and Eureka Report figurehead Alan Kohler has stepped aside as CEO of the two websites to focus on journalism and strategy, as the company hires new blood to expand and entrench its band of popular publications.

The most influential online publishers

July 1, 2010

OMMA magazine put together its picks for the 100 most important online publishers right now. And while NY Times nabs the number one spot, the list is a nice mixture of old and new media, social media sites and independent publishers.

Google News: we get inside your head

Google News: we get inside your head

July 1, 2010

The founder and head engineer of Google News reveals some tricks of the trade, including how to predict what information readers want and how to go about delivering it.