national newspapers

Jan
11
Quartz obsesses over Victorian newspapers

Quartz obsesses over Victorian newspapers

Quartz‘s daily Obsessions e-mail is a rather wonderful thing, in its randomness. Some days, the e-mail gets deleted unread,
1 min read
Mar
06
Newspapers are becoming magazines, and the New York Times is leading the way

Newspapers are becoming magazines, and the New York Times is leading the way

The New York Times has redesigned the opening spread of the print edition to make it more of a digest
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Jan
09
Another sign of the newspaper end times

Another sign of the newspaper end times

Cats and dogs lying down together… The Daily Mirror’s parent company is back in talks with Richard Desmond in
Jan
09
The Sun runs on WordPress

The Sun runs on WordPress

Things I didn’t know: News UK moved thesun.co.uk to WordPress.com VIP last summer, becoming the fastest
1 min read
Feb
12
The end of the printed Independent: the shock we all knew was coming

The end of the printed Independent: the shock we all knew was coming

For years, those of us who have been thinking deeply about the digital translation have been asking the same question:
3 min read
Nov
09
Malcolm Coles on predictability and cat GIFs

Malcolm Coles on predictability and cat GIFs

Stealing the punchline from Peter Yeung’s interview with Malcolm Coles of The Telegraph: There’s no way I’d
1 min read
Aug
26
Welcome to a mobile-only world for journalism

Welcome to a mobile-only world for journalism

Catalina Albeanu reporting on the National Readership Survey results: Some 56.9 per cent of Independent readers access the title
Jan
06

Commenting life behind the paywall

Douglas Boulton, one of this academic year’s crop of Interactive Journalism students at City, has just finished a couple
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Jan
22

Changes afoot at The Telegraph: editor out, restructure in?

I don’t really have much to add to the story about the sudden departure of The Telegraph‘s editor
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Dec
18

Reading The Times on Gin Lane

Since this press release arrived, I’ve been struggling to find the words to blog about it: For immediate release
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