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Posts Tagged ‘online news’
So the House of Lords has spoken out on the future of online news.
Aside from pointing out the obvious (the pursuit of advertising revenue in the MSM has led toward over-reliance on syndicated news and PR), the Lords communications committee has strongly suggested no letup on current ownership laws, and in fact has suggested OFCOM be equiped with stronger powers of scrutiny. (more…)
A strange thing happened on the BBC News site yesterday.
The Most Popular Stories Now section on the BBC news site, which you will find on all BBC news stories at the bottom of the right-hand column, featured a piece about the performance of a London primary school in the latest league tables. (more…)