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News Corp Australasia executive chairman Michael Miller (Image: AAP/Mick Tsikas)

News Corp axes print titles, jobs as regional news media hits crisis point

More than 100 regional and suburban News Corp titles will no longer be printed under drastic cuts announced today.

The organisation does not appreciate jokes, ridicule, from late-night comedian.

Newspaper association v John Oliver

The organisation does not appreciate jokes, ridicule, from late-night comedian.

Are News and Fairfax about to share printing plants?

Print plants from 20 years ago aren't set up to cope with today's boutique publication runs.

The media buyer and philanthropist sings the praises of smartphones, but still reads six newspapers each day.

Digital disruptions: Harold Mitchell

The media buyer and philanthropist sings the praises of smartphones, but still reads six newspapers each day.

Labor luminary Bob Ellis is having quite the stoush with Sarah Le Marquand of <em>The Daily Telegraph</em>. Plus other media tidbits of the day ...

Media briefs: figures fudged … ‘Murdoch blonde’ … Veeps …

Labor luminary Bob Ellis is having quite the stoush with Sarah Le Marquand of The Daily Telegraph. Plus other media tidbits of the day ...

The internet has ripped revenue from media companies -- and it won't save them alone. It's a niche medium that can't support large-scale journalism, the <em>Crikey</em> chairman writes in <a href="http://www.themonthly.com.au/" target="_blank"><em>The Monthly</em></a>.

Why the internet alone can’t save Fairfax

The internet has ripped revenue from media companies -- and it won't save them alone. It's a niche medium that can't support large-scale journalism, the Crikey chairman writes in The Monthly.

Voters are divided over dramatic changes to Australia's newspapers, but there's strong support for a negotiated solution on asylum seekers.

Essential: the ‘meh’ about newspapers edition

Voters are divided over dramatic changes to Australia's newspapers, but there's strong support for a negotiated solution on asylum seekers.

News Ltd is in the same kind of trouble as Fairfax -- a collapsing business model before the new business model has had time to get established.

Leaked memo: News Ltd to embark on 20% cost cutting

News Ltd is in the same kind of trouble as Fairfax -- a collapsing business model before the new business model has had time to get established.

Rupert Murdoch remains the grand experimenter, announcing that he will launch a newspaper designed exclusively for tablet devices.

Tablet the best medicine says Rupert, the grand experimenter

Rupert Murdoch remains the grand experimenter, announcing that he will launch a newspaper designed exclusively for tablet devices.

Major news organisations -- think <em>NY Times</em> and <em>Wall Street Journal</em> -- are busy building software applications for Samsung's new Galaxy Tab, the iPad's next big competitor. It'll run on Google Android, meaning that one app should work on several different upcoming tablets.

Apps not just for Apple fan boys

Major news organisations -- think NY Times and Wall Street Journal -- are busy building software applications for Samsung's new Galaxy Tab, the iPad's next big competitor. It'll run on Google Android, meaning that one app should work on several different upcoming tablets.