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May
15
Facebook's approach to news is getting ever more elitist - and controlling

Facebook's approach to news is getting ever more elitist - and controlling

Facebook is about to start pumping millions into news publishers to create Facebook Watch as a viable video channel. That's really uncomfortable timing…
4 min read
Jun
20
What a bunch of anchors…

What a bunch of anchors…

I know it’s been a difficult and stressful year for the news business, but was this* Anchorman* riff from
Feb
19

Newsroom rivalry. There's nothing like it

I almost feel sorry for the guy…
Jul
31

Quinn versus Gilligan: Specialist Hack against Mainstream?

David Quinn, a journalist based in Manchester, posted on his blog that last night’s Dispatches by Andrew Gilligan was
Mar
30

This Is What We Call The News

Y’know, every time I go to the US, I’m shocked by the TV news. Ours isn’t great,
Mar
24

ITN journalist Terry Lloyd killed in Iraq

I have no idea how widely this is being reported in the US, so I thought I’d post it
Mar
18

The journalists who stayed in Baghdad, and those who left

Here’s an interesting titbit from today’s Snowmail, a useful little daily e-mail that Channel 4 news sends out
1 min read