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Giggs stunt boosts Sunday Herald sales

The Sunday Herald‘s decision to name Ryan Giggs as the footballer at the centre of the superinjunction row netted the newspaper a 9.18 per cent month-on-month sales boost. Read the full story

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Technology vs privacy laws: a round up

Media Digest reported last week on the story that a Premier League footballer had filed to take Twitter and “persons unknown” to court, but the weekend saw an explosion of developments that are threatening to produce a landmark case for internet privacy law in the UK. Here’s a round-up of what occurred over the weekend. 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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