As social media giants are under pressure over the hosting of Christchurch attack footage, legacy media outlets are finding they're not free from scrutiny.
ABC senior executive Gaven Morris has thrown his support behind David Anderson — and suggested a few areas in which the ABC could improve.
Good morning, early birds. Former ABC managing director Michelle Guthrie reportedly received an extra half million dollars in settlement to abandon her unfair dismissal claim, and human rights lawyer Julian Burnside announces he will run against Josh Frydenberg in the seat of Kooyong as a Greens candidate. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.
Over the past week, journalists and media executives from both sides of the aisle have praised the appointment of Ita Buttrose as ABC chair.
Ita plans, inter alia, to replace all existing weekend programming with Midsomer Murders.
Ita Buttrose would be an ideal ABC chair for a government that would prefer people not to worry about its attacks on the ABC. But her capacity to provide the broadcaster with the strategic leadership it needs isn't clear at all.
Bluey is now the most popular show in ABC iView history. So why do industry insiders say children’s content creators are fighting over the scraps?
Crikey readers discuss the next ABC chair and the failings of the banking royal commission.