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Australians among world’s ‘distrusting’ nations, but we have faith in news media

The Edelman Trust Barometer reveals where people go to for trusted information, and a decline in trust in social media.

Should we be concerned about AI in journalism?

2019 is predicted to be the year of artificial intelligence in news media, but is this the end of human journalism? 

Nine, NewsCorp and Seven West on the ACCC preliminary report into digital platforms  

“The report highlights the impact the digital platforms have as unavoidable business partners and gateways between news media businesses and both consumers and advertisers”

The ACCC releases preliminary report on digital platforms

ACCC goes hard on Facebook and Google, raises concerns about the impact on news media consumers in Australia.

Guidelines for online reviews and endorsements

“Compliance…will build consumer confidence in online reviews, and help review platforms, traders and digital influencers avoid regulatory action.”

Deloitte: Social media in decline, multitasking millennials and newspaper subscriptions on the rise

2018 Deloitte Media Consumer Survey reveals some interesting trends for news media

Facebook lands in more strife on inflated metrics

Advertisers have launched a lawsuit against Facebook after new information came to light that indicated a further failure by the social media platform to disclose...

New advertising guidelines for federal election advertising and political matter

From 15 March 2018, the authorisation requirement in Part XXA of the Electoral Act applies to a wide range of communications containing ‘electoral matter’ including...

Social/ Search: NYT to increase use of video forensics

The New York Times plans to pursue more investigative video forensic reporting, which focuses on visual and open data, in light of work completed following the...

The press needs to protect us from social media

Twitter and Facebook make tough reforms much more difficult, but the press can help by filtering out its excesses, not reporting them, says PETER HENDRY,...

And the award for the best tweet goes to …

The Newspaper of the Year and Advertising & Marketing Awards are more than recognition of achievement  – they are fun events at which the industry...

Advertisers miss social media mark

Advertisers overestimate the social media usage of the average Australian, according to research from ThinkTV.