Tag: news

News

Apple News+ and the Publishing Industry

In March last year, Apple bought the digital magazine service, Texture. Texture’s business model was relatively straightforward – users...

Audio, Podcasts, Radio

Trends in Podcasting: News Podcasts

In January last year, The New York Times launched a new podcast called The Daily. Spinning off to an extent from what the paper had been...

Internet, News

Things I Hate on News Sites

I’m something of a news junkie, and I spend a lot of time reading stories on a reasonably wide range of news sites. I pay for a...

Internet

Gaming Google

It’s widely understood that news organisations can find the going quite precarious in this digital age, with a reluctance on the part...

TV

In Advance of The Nightly Show

This evening, ITV launches its big new entertainment gamble – The Nightly Show. They’ve taken over The Cochrane Theatre near...

Radio

Doing Something Different on DAB

It does now feel that with extra DAB radio capacity from the second national mux launching earlier this year, to the various minimux that...

Media, News

Problems with News Video

Recently the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism published its annual Digital News Report, authored by Nic Newman. If...

News, TV

Come on News TV – Use a Satellite!

A couple of years ago, I moaned on this blog about the growth of streaming video in place of satellite links in news programmes. In short,...

TV

Channel Scheduling

In a couple of weeks’ time BBC Three is going to be showing the new third season of Orphan Black. The programme comes from BBC...

News

News by Email

On the one hand we keep hearing that email is dying. The young don’t use it, and anyway, we have an app for that. On the other hand...