Cuba’s state media monopoly is under assault as web-based news outlets challenge official news on the island nation.
Zambia’s Revenue Authority recently shut down one of the country’s independent newspapers for tax debt. Analysts see the move as politically motivated and meant to muzzle the media ahead of general elections in August.
In almost 25 years since its founding, the Big Issue, a magazine to help the homeless has changed lives and inspired over 100 similar street papers around the world. Emily Wither reports. Continue reading
Twitter now customizes the way tweets are displayed to appeal to advertisers. Fred Katayama reports.
IRVINE, Calif., Feb. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — The face of brand promotion is changing for the Super Bowl and Immersive advertising with Virtual Reality technology that positions people as active users within the digital experience rather than positioning them as passive viewers – is leading the way. Continue reading
Sky News in the United Kingdom reports on the match-fixing allegations that have rocked the world of tennis on the opening day of the Australian Open.
Al Jazeera America, the cable television news outlet owned by the Qatari government, says it is shutting down less than three years after its high-profile launch. Mana Rabiee reports. Continue reading
Rebekah Brooks returns to work at News UK following the phone hacking scandal
(Reuters Business Report) – Magic Mike is already looking like a huge hit for the July 4th holiday weekend, and it shouldn’t come as a surprise to social media users.