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September 21, 2017

Town faces three-way battle for readers as two new titles launch

A three-way battle is shaping up for newspaper readers in Oldham after a hyperlocal publisher entered the market alongside two regional giants. As previously reported […]
September 21, 2017

Lessons on covering race and racism after Charlottesville

Detail of a Charlottesville memorial to Heather Heyer, who died after she and several protesters were struck by a car driven by a white supremacist […]
September 21, 2017

Eight to do battle for Midlands newspaper title

Four dailies and four weekly titles are to do battle for the title Midlands Newspaper of the Year as the shortlist for this year’s Midlands […]
September 20, 2017

3. Niche information sources are most trusted to get the facts right about science

Americans offer a mixed evaluation of how well the news media cover science, but more say that overall they do a good, rather than a […]
September 20, 2017

2. General news outlets are the most common science news source; most-seen stories highlight discoveries and “weird” findings

Even as news has diversified into multiple types of platforms and niche outlets, the general news media play an important role in providing the public […]
September 20, 2017

Twitter dustups are a reminder: Journalists, you are what you tweet

The surprise departure from Twitter on Monday of New York Times White House correspondent Glenn Thrush, who tweeted that the medium is “too much of […]
September 20, 2017

Would the EU copyright proposal protect all or privilege a few?

Credit: Image from pexels.com A contentious proposal to give press publishers neighbouring rights under copyright law is currently on the table in the European Parliament. […]
September 20, 2017

Higgerson challenges ‘small is beautiful’ mantra amid newspaper closures

A leading digital executive has challenged the view that small publishers hold the key to the industry’s future following the recent closure of two independently-owned […]
September 19, 2017

The world beyond Fox, CNN and MSNBC assesses Trump's UN speech

Good morning. Here’s our morning roundup of all the media news you need to know. Want to get this briefing in your inbox every morning? […]
September 19, 2017

Internet 'having midlife crisis', says Baroness Lane-Fox

The rise of cyber-bullying and monopolistic business practices has damaged trust in the internet, pioneering entrepreneur Baroness Lane-Fox has told the BBC. The Lastminute.com founder […]
September 18, 2017

Public-service journalism program pitched in CJR lands funding

Image via Pexels There’s widespread agreement in the news media that the crisis in journalism threatens democracy. But there’s some confusion about what exactly the […]
September 18, 2017

Public-service journalism program pitched in CJR lands funding

Image via Pexels There’s widespread agreement in the news media that the crisis in journalism threatens democracy. But there’s some confusion about what exactly the […]
September 18, 2017

Report for America aims to get 1,000 journalists in local newsrooms in next 5 years

Many local newsrooms have been cut to the bone so often that there’s hardly any bone left. But starting early next year, some may get […]