Digital business

Murdochs pick up studio gossip masthead for reported US$50m

Sep 16, 2021 at 05:07 am by admin

The Fox Corporation part of Rupert Murdoch’s empire is reported to have paid US$50 million – or maybe “significantly less” – for TMZ, the celebri.... Read More

Opportunities for publishers with groundbreaking Apple changes (updated)

Sep 15, 2021 at 05:48 am by admin

Apple’s new News Partner Programme provides an opportunity for publishers in four countries to sell subscriptions at half the ‘Apple Tax’ rate, and effective.... Read More

Pardon me, but is that the Chattanooga digital edition?

Sep 14, 2021 at 07:10 pm by admin

A plan to keep publishing news seven days-a-week by selling shares to readers, and give them iPads to read it on rolls into Chattanooga this week. Privately-owned WEHCO Media.... Read More

Look, no wires or dish: Foxtel launches fully-IP box

Sep 08, 2021 at 08:47 pm by admin

A new IP-focussed set top box being rolled out by Australia’s Foxtel sets subscribers free from the limitations of cable and satellite. Chief executive Patrick Delaney.... Read More

‘Need for reform’ after court rejects Facebook comments appeal

Sep 08, 2021 at 07:39 pm by admin

A High Court ruling that media companies are responsible for comments on their social media pages has led to calls for laws to be changed. Dylan Voller had sued News Corp Aus.... Read More