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Black bags and lads’ mags: Tesco restricts sales to over-18s

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Tesco has announced that sales of lads’ mags such as Nuts and Zoo will be restricted to over-18s only after listening to the views of its customers. Read the full story

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Amazon boss buys Washington Post for $250m

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Amazon boss Jeff Bezos has purchased the Washington Post newspaper for $250m (£163m). Read the full story

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Intern magazine aims to kickstart debate on internships

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A new magazine is hoping to kickstart the debate on internships, and it’s hoping crowdfunding will help get its message heard. Read the full story

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Job cuts on the horizon at Future Publishing

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Future Publishing is seriously considering job cuts after it reported trading in the three months to the end of June was below expectations. Read the full story

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Clark Kent gives up on newspapers in damning sign of the times

Superman’s bespectacled alter-ego Clark Kent has left Metropolis’ leading newspaper, the Daily Planet, attacking how journalism has given way to entertainment. Read the full story

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Future’s digital magazines make £5m

Future Publishing is reaping the rewards of embracing the digital era, after announcing that digital editions of its portfolio have contributed more than £5m to the coffers. Read the full story

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Q launching on iPad in October

The music magazine Q is to launch on the iPad in October, featuring the Olympics-approved Muse on the front cover. Read the full story

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Digital doing the business for Future publishing

Magazine publisher Future has claimed a 30 per cent increase in digital revenues since 1 October. 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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