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Paper economies

Print enthusiasts still have plenty to look out for, says John Blauth.

Possibly confusing messages

Warren Buffet may have confidence in local papers but he isn't leaving things to chance, writes John Blauth.

Decline and recovery

John Blauth compares developments at Facebook to the growing presence of hyper-local news.

UK demoted in press freedom index

Government’s “harassment” of the Guardian pushes UK down to 33rd in list compiled by watchdog Reporters Without Borders.

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Benefits Street maker denies demonising unemployed

Richard McKerrow of Love Productions says the show “shines a light on poverty”.

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BT ready for more ‘eye-watering’ TV rights bids

Chief exec says channel is in a position to invest more after surprise £900m Champions League rights win.

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Bullying endemic in creative industries

Bullying is an everyday part of working in the media, arts and entertainment industries, according to a survey.

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Dinsmore refuses to budge on Page 3

Sun editor has “parked the issue” but says it is “not set in stone that there must be a pair of breasts every day on Page 3″.

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Can video save the radio star?

The BBC is planning to boost its radio stations by increasing collaboration with its television channels.

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Mulcaire pleads guilty to Milly Dowler phone hacking

Private investigator and three News of the World journalists admit to conspiring to hack phones.

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In defence of the cliché

Celebrating the ascendency of the humble cliche, in its newest and most classic forms.

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“Before we all sink into a slough of digital dystopian despair, it might be worth considering this: is this a sign of the strength, not weakness, of revelatory journalism in the digital age?”

Charlie Beckett, director of POLIS at the London School of Economics, reacts to news that the UK government forced the Guardian into destroying hard drives that contained information leaked by Edward Snowden.

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