News

Sep 15, 2022

Behind Semafor’s ‘radical’ digital news offering

Justin Smith, CEO of the soon-to-launch global news publisher, and executive editor Gina Chua on how the company is ‘reimagining’ publishing for global and regional audiences.

Aug 4, 2021

Facebook begins phased rollout of News service in Australia

Social-media giant will pay publishers to populate its News service, having already struck deals with News Corp and Seven West. It has also announced two news funds, including one for small publishers.

Apr 14, 2021

Ending the duopoly's free lunch

Should tech giants pay to use publisher content? Seasoned digital media and adtech professional Hari Shankar explains how we got here—and possible ways forward.

Apr 6, 2021

What's the future for BBC World News?

The head of news at BBC's international English-language TV network discusses the longevity of 24-hour rolling news, permanent shifts caused by Covid-19, and the impact of misinformation and stricter government controls on the future of the free press.

Mar 24, 2021

Where are gen Z and millennials sourcing Covid information?

TOP OF THE CHARTS: Global study uncovers what sources young people are turning to for information about Covid-19, in an attempt to piece together how the misinformation crisis has spread.