Topic archives: Sky News

A Sky News sale to Disney would do nothing but give the Murdochs more power

April 4, 2018 1

While an independently run Sky News under Disney would at first seem to diminish any Murdoch influence, it pays to remember that the family is playing the long game.

Lehmo to replace Whateley … no equal pay for the Queen … Netflix’s news project? …

March 14, 2018 2

Lehmo is heading to the ABC. Plus other media tidbits of the day.

Media giants unite to quash Rebel … Top End talent bumped … karmic typos …

February 26, 2018 4

Australia's biggest rival media companies have joined forces against Rebel Wilson's massive payout. Plus other media tidbits of the day.

Waking up with Chris Uhlmann … Foxtel owners clash on Sky fees … Tele’s ‘unhealthy’ graphic …

Waking up with Chris Uhlmann … Foxtel owners clash on Sky fees … Tele’s ‘unhealthy’ graphic …

December 20, 2017 1

Chris Uhlmann, fresh at Nine, is getting plenty of attention for his fill-in job at the commercial network's breakfast program, Today.

Marcus’ Sky apology … Cocaine Cassie’s wedding of the year … Nine dumps newsreaders …

Marcus’ Sky apology … Cocaine Cassie’s wedding of the year … Nine dumps newsreaders …

December 18, 2017 1

Caroline Marcus was forced to walkback claims about Channel Nine's culpability in the Ben McCormack case. Plus other media tid bits for the day.

Sam Maiden v Kristina Keneally … grammar Nazis … journos arrested in Myanmar …

Sam Maiden v Kristina Keneally … grammar Nazis … journos arrested in Myanmar …

December 15, 2017 3

Sky News' Samantha Maiden and Bennelong candidate and former Sky presenter Kristina Keneally have faced off in a fiery interview on the network.

What you need to know about Fox, Disney and the future of Murdoch

November 8, 2017 2

What are global media watchers saying about the changing forecasts for Rupert Murdoch's media empire?

InDaily puts out the busker’s hat … Palin cops another loss … Fox outruns itself …

InDaily puts out the busker’s hat … Palin cops another loss … Fox outruns itself …

August 30, 2017

InDaily joins the long list of publications looking to subsidise their operations with philanthropic donations.

The many, many losers (and a few winners) from the CBS-Ten takeover

August 29, 2017 3

With CBS taking over Ten Network Holdings the entire Australian media landscape seems set for terraforming. Glenn Dyer breaks down the winners, losers and big changes of this complicated transaction.

Sky News on Ten? … mid-year Walkleys … Trudeau for (US) president …

Sky News on Ten? … mid-year Walkleys … Trudeau for (US) president …

July 27, 2017 2

Could Sky News be Ten's saviour? And other media tidbits of the day.