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Digital only commercial news websites still struggle for revenue streams.
Digital news organizations like Buzzfeed and Vox are among those where journalists are unionizing.
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Union drives continue to launch at news organizations in the United States and Canada. The COVID-19 pandemic has not diminished journalists’ resolve to build a safety net — and to protect journalism.
High-quality reporting is in demand, but how is it going to be supported?
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Public service journalism is more vital now than ever and should be given charitable status.
BuzzFeed was more than just listicles and funny quizzes. It also produced quality journalism in innovative ways.
‘Fake news’ is a meaningless term that is used for anti-democratic propaganda. We should all stop using it.
Real life attackers won’t follow a carefully choreographed fight sequence – that’s why training is essential.
A quirky quiz probably isn’t going to tell you much about your innermost essence.
Few can resist an assessment that promises to reveal your hidden, true self. But new research suggests that people mistakenly believe difficult to answer questions offer deep insights.
Michaelia Cash wrote a letter on Thursday asking the Registered Organisations Commission to refer the leak of the raids to the AFP.
The government’s obvious attempt to use the recently established Registered Organisations Commission for political purposes is an abuse of power.
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Despite a reputation for cuddly kittens and listicles, the site has been hiring big names and is establishing itself as an influential voice in UK news.
Now, more than ever, journalists need to hold Donald Trump to account. They will have their work cut out for them.
Buzzfeed is being damned for publishing unverified and salacious information about the president-elect, raising questions about media ethics in the digital world.
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A generation of ‘new media’ sites is challenging traditional news organisations when it comes to reporting the environment.
Not an ‘assembly line’?
They employ thousands and are highly commercial, and increasingly their staff are turning to unions.
Jonah Peretti of Buzzfeed at the TechCrunch conference Disrupt NY 2013.
The 2015 Reuters institute digital news report has just been published. It contains, according to Matthew Ingram in Fortune magazine, mostly bad news for traditional, mainstream media – confirming what…
Not the Nine O'Clock News.
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While party leaders shun direct engagement on Twitter, other MPs are really engaged
Chilling effect …
As news of Peter Oborne’s resignation from The Daily Telegraph went scattering around the internet and as further coverage came in interviews and articles that evening and the following morning, it became…
BuzzFeed won’t stay fresh forever.
BuzzFeed is enjoying a media honeymoon. More established outlets are publishing gushing pieces about the success of the site along with newer counterparts like Upworthy, without the normal scrutiny applied…