Mail Online hits 3m users daily

Mail Online‘s seemingly inexorable rise to world domination has hit another milestone as its daily userbase reached 3m in December. Continue Reading

i posts promising first official figures

Sales of the i, the offshoot of the Independent aimed at a younger demographic, have hit an average of 170,000 copies as of last week, according to the first official figures released by its publisher. Continue Reading

UKTV’s Dave might have to change name

TV channel Dave may be forced into a name change, after its parent company UKTV lost a legal battle to trademark the channel’s unique identity. Continue Reading

Autocar launches iPad edition

Autocar is now available across all formats after is launched an iPad version of the magazine. Continue Reading

News Corp to launch iPad-only newspaper on 2 February

News Corporation will launch its iPad-only newspaper, the Daily, at the Guggenheim in New York on 2 February, reports paidContent. Continue Reading

Murdoch hits UK as phone-hacking allegations persist

The News of the World has claimed an internal investigation “led by a team of independent forensic specialists” had determined that no phone-hacking took place within the newspaper last year, despite fresh reports to the contrary. Continue Reading

Clegg believes regional newspapers are ‘growing’

Regional newspapers are “better placed” to explain government politics, deputy prime minister Nick Clegg has claimed. Continue Reading

Could WikiLeaks do with a journalist or two?

How well do journalists report on technical matters? Continue Reading

 

“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.


(Source: POLIS)

 

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