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The New York Times pulls out of Apple News

Jul 01, 2020 - 7:48 AM

The daily's exit comes as news organizations around the world struggle with declining print readership and an online environment where ad revenue is dominated by Google and Facebook

NYT. People walk past the New York Times building on July 27, 2017 in New York City. Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images/AFP

Media group study finds Google makes billions from news

Jun 11, 2019 - 1:38 PM

The study by the News Media Alliance underscores industry arguments about Google and other online giants harming traditional news organizations by dominating the internet news ecosystem and the ad revenues from it

Digital news media innovate through fighting disinformation – study

Apr 09, 2019 - 6:23 PM

A study by Reuters and Oxford focuses on Rappler, the Daily Maverick in South Africa, and The Quint in India

Putin signs laws against 'disrespecting' authorities, fake news

Mar 18, 2019 - 11:31 PM

Russian President Vladimir Putin signs off on the legislation against the advice of human rights activists, who warned the laws amounted to censorship and would be abused to crack down on freedom of speech

PUTIN. In this file photo, Russian President Vladimir Putin looks on during a press conference on December 11, 2017. File photo by Alexander Zemlianichenko/Pool/AFP

Trump anti-press attacks 'dangerous and harmful'

Jul 30, 2018 - 7:51 AM

A.G. Sulzberger, publisher of the New York Times, says he told US President Donald Trump during their meeting that escalating attacks on news media 'will lead to violence'

NEW YORK, NY - JULY 27: People walk past the New York Times building on July 27, 2017 in New York City. The New York Times Company shares have surged to a nine-year high after posting strong earnings on Thursday. Partly due to new digital subscriptions following the election of Donald Trump as president, the company reported a profit of $27.7 million in the second quarter, up from $9.1 million in the same period last year. Spencer Platt/Getty Images/AFP

WATCH: Makinig. Magbasa. Magmasid. Mag-isip.

May 03, 2018 - 10:00 AM

Philippine media groups ABS-CBN News, the CMFR, the NUJP, the PCIJ, Rappler, and the SunStar group launch an animated video that encourages people to read more, listen more, and consume news from diverse sources.

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Jan 29, 2018 - 12:47 PM

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US newspaper group assails Google-Facebook online 'duopoly'

Jul 10, 2017 - 11:35 PM

UPDATED News Media Alliance president David Chavern writes The two digital giants don t employ reporters They don’t dig through public records to uncover corruption send correspondents into war zones or attend last night’s game to get the highlights

Facebook, tech leaders funding project to boost news literacy

Apr 03, 2017 - 9:29 PM

The News Integrity Initiative aims to advance news literacy to increase trust in journalism around the world and to better inform the public conversation

CAMPAIGN NOTES: 90 campaign days with Mar Roxas

May 07, 2016 - 12:15 PM

How does he take his coffee and why is Plants vs Zombies the best game on the iPad – these are some of the fun stuff I know about the Liberal Party standard bearer

LAST STRETCH. Mar Roxas campaigns in Naga City. Photo by Bea Cupin/Rappler

Steve Forbes: Blend old and new media, make readers happy

Oct 13, 2015 - 11:21 AM

The purpose of business is to produce happiness not to pile up money Forbes Media Chairman and EIC Steve Forbes says

HAPPY SHAREHOLDERS. 'Happy customers create happy shareholders when you have a product that people like,' Forbes Media's Steve Forbes says. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

St Pauls Publishing embraces new media

Apr 01, 2015 - 5:47 PM

The society’s new media initiatives seeks to attract a younger flock while deeply devotional patrons continue to support the apostolate s publishing arm

NBC News suspends Brian Williams for 6 months

Feb 11, 2015 - 9:08 AM

UPDATED NBC CEO Steve Burke: His actions are inexcusable and this suspension is severe and appropriate

NBC News Anchor Brian Williams exits the Memorial Service for the long time CBS News Anchor Walter Cronkite at Lincoln Center in New York, USA, 09 September, 2009. EPA/PETER FOLEY

SGS Brazil: Innovation and inspiration for social change

Dec 19, 2014 - 11:07 AM

How can technology new media and innovative thinking help solve social challenges?

China sees growing clout of new media

Sep 02, 2014 - 9:29 AM

Government control over increasingly market driven Chinese media is said to be decreasing

NEW MEDIA. Tian Qi, Chinese foreign ministry deputy director general of the information department, explains media policies to Singapore's Zhou Zhaocheng. Chay Hofileña/Rappler

In defense of selfies

Aug 21, 2014 - 9:04 AM

If selfies are simply portraits made more accessible why are they met with so much animosity?

6th Pandayang Lino Brocka Festival kicks off August 29

Aug 19, 2014 - 12:26 PM

Headlining this year’s event is a forum on the relevance of the National Artist Award

Pakistan suspends biggest news channel Geo over spy agency row

Jun 06, 2014 - 9:09 PM

The station s license is suspended for 15 days and it would have to pay a fine of 100 000

UE cites Maria Ressa as 'New Media Entrepreneur of the Year'

Mar 07, 2014 - 6:00 PM

Rappler com s chief executive officer and executive editor is cited for using her special place in the society to initiate positive reforms in our community

Yahoo News names editor, plans major expansion

Sep 10, 2013 - 10:51 AM

Yahoo promises a major expansion of news gathering at the US Internet giant

NEW LOOK. Yahoo! shows off its new logo. Picture from Tumblr

Pugad Baboy creator: Online is the way to go

Jun 15, 2013 - 11:23 AM

Pol Medina Jr s suspension and then resignation from the Inquirer has opened the possibilities of new media for Pugad Baboy one of PH s long running satires

World 2.0: New Media and Beyond

Feb 15, 2013 - 3:20 PM

The Ateneo Association of Communication Majors ACOMM will hold its New Media Summit with the theme World 2 0: New Media and Beyond on Saturday February 16

Digital news offering aims at high ground

Sep 16, 2012 - 9:58 AM

There is an opportunity to do great journalism on a digital platform one former managing editor said

John Torres: Out of his shell

Jul 26, 2012 - 10:04 PM

The young filmmaker has gone from reluctant to daring

DIREK JOHN TORRES. Photography by Cholo dela Vega. Grooming by Georginna Desuasido

New media in the new age

Jul 04, 2012 - 6:38 PM

We are in an age of hybrid where professional and amateur journalists co exist to bring the news It s up to us to use what s best in the old and new media

Live Blog: International Media Conference 2012 Seoul Day 1

Jun 23, 2012 - 8:58 AM

Networked News: How New Media Is Shaping Stories in Asia and the Pacific

A new dawn: The creative age of business

Feb 18, 2012 - 10:43 PM

Ogilvy s CEO believes it s the new weapon in business and advertising