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Metro goes ‘mobile first’

Metro has announced plans to become a “mobile first” news source with the release of new apps for Android and Kindle Fire. Read the full story

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ABCes: Independent breaks into top five

The Independent‘s website had a strong March for visitors, with ABCe figures showing a 13.33 per cent boost in browsers – making it the fifth most popular newspaper website in the UK. Read the full story

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Metro to go seven-day during Olympics

The London freesheet Metro will have issues published at the weekend to cover the Olympic and Paralympic Games this summer. Read the full story

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Power shift

It’s official: Rupert Murdoch is no longer Britain’s biggest press baron. Read the full story

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i: First impressions of Indy’s condensed 20p daily

Today marks the launch of i, the Independent’s attempt to attract younger eyes to something they may have heard of as a ‘newspaper’. Editor-in-chief Simon Kelner calls it “a new kind of paper, designed for people with busy, modern lives”. Read the full story

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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.

(Source: POLIS)


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