Topic archives: The Guardian

Fairfax scores a sugar-coated correction on Sheehan takedown piece

March 29, 2016 8

Are more corrections on the way? Fairfax has demands, but so far only one fact has been corrected by The Guardian and The Monthly.

Media briefs: safe as houses … Aston breaks the strike … the market will decide …

Media briefs: safe as houses … Aston breaks the strike … the market will decide …

March 18, 2016 1

Fairfax strikes. And other media tidbits of the day.

Media briefs: Every move you make … choose your own adventure … Last days for the Independent …

Media briefs: Every move you make … choose your own adventure … Last days for the Independent …

February 12, 2016 2

What happens when you report on on-water matters. Plus other media tidbits of the day.

Guardian Australia insulated from cuts, local editor says

January 28, 2016 2

News that The Guardian UK will have to start cutting operating costs hasn't troubled local editor Emily Wilson too much, Sally Whyte and Myriam Robin report.

The Guardian set to go bust by 2025

January 27, 2016 6

Unless some serious cost-cutting measures are introduced, The Guardian will go broke within a decade.

Tips and rumours: One of these things is not like the other

December 7, 2015

Numbers can be hard — sometimes they don’t add up, no matter how hard you try. In today’s Media Diary, lacking the Markson sparkle, Darren Davidson and Jake Mitchell write that losses at the Guardian’s Australian outpost “have blown out to $14 million” in the financial year ending June 30, 2015. Losses are up $6 […]

Memes come to the Walkleys

Memes come to the Walkleys

October 23, 2015 1

And the nominees are ...

Media briefs: APN paywall starts … losses at <em>The Guardian</em> … Wales ain’t Scotland …

Media briefs: APN paywall starts … losses at The Guardian … Wales ain’t Scotland …

October 20, 2015 1

One aspect of APN's new subscriptions offer has raised eyebrows. And other media tidbits of the day.

Media briefs: ‘journos don’t share’ … <em>The Guardian</em>‘s balance sheet … it’s all about Bolt …

Media briefs: ‘journos don’t share’ … The Guardian‘s balance sheet … it’s all about Bolt …

October 12, 2015 2

David Speers and Emma Alberici explain the delicate balance between being a breaking new journo and being a hard-hitting interviewer. Plus other media tidbits of the day.

Media Briefs: Caution slammed

October 5, 2015 1

News Corp columnists take aim at terrorism reporting.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

September 16, 2015

Is that Bronnie? ... old Malcolm Whatshisface ... quick turnaround ...

Media briefs: Fox’s wild time … Rundle on peak <em>Guardian</em> … Ten crash …

Media briefs: Fox’s wild time … Rundle on peak Guardian … Ten crash …

September 10, 2015

The journalists' union is continuing its push to keep the ASIC database as it is. Plus other media tidbits of the day.

Congratulations … psych! Kennedy Awards win most bungled presentation

Congratulations … psych! Kennedy Awards win most bungled presentation

August 14, 2015

The Kennedy Awards gave an award to the wrong photographer, and then waited five days to take it back off him.

Media briefs: Guardian US unionises … Sky high … et tu, SBS? …

Media briefs: Guardian US unionises … Sky high … et tu, SBS? …

July 30, 2015

Why were all the Amy Schumer interviews so terrible? Plus other media tidbits of the day.

Media briefs: News leaves journo hanging … Rundle on Peak <em>Guardian</em> … the incredible shrinking <em>Oz</em> …

Media briefs: News leaves journo hanging … Rundle on Peak Guardian … the incredible shrinking Oz

July 17, 2015 1

What ratio of stories in The Guardian's opinion section could only appear there? And other media tidbits of the day.

Media briefs: soccer doesn’t pay … Guardian offers “MEAA rates” … gay marriage within reach? …

Media briefs: soccer doesn’t pay … Guardian offers “MEAA rates” … gay marriage within reach? …

May 28, 2015

Soccer doesn't rate for SBS. Plus other media tidbits of the day.

Inside budget lockup: a star-studded political affair

Inside budget lockup: a star-studded political affair

May 12, 2015 3

Budget lockup brings together the who's who of Australian political media. From Adele Ferguson to Mark Colvin, Myriam Robin and Sally Whyte give up the goss: who did what and when?

Fairfax ‘couldn’t run water down a hill’: Nick Davies on the decline of journalism

Fairfax ‘couldn’t run water down a hill’: Nick Davies on the decline of journalism

May 6, 2015 10

Last night Nick Davies spoke about the future of journalism (bleak), the management of Fairfax (destructive) and "citizen journalism" (worse than toilet graffiti). Everyone left feeling buoyed and cheerful, we are sure.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

March 23, 2015 1

The Higher Education sector hits back ... The Guardian remembers Malcolm ... the NSW election is almost here ...

Media briefs: naked truth … do paywalls pay … traitors in the ranks …

Media briefs: naked truth … do paywalls pay … traitors in the ranks …

March 11, 2015

The Australian has said The Guardian is losing money because it is free. The Guardian's readership numbers tell a different story. Plus other media tidbits of the day.