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When humanitarians, tech and media join forces: discovering CDAC

March 26, 2012


Can you fall in love with an organisation? I think I’m smitten by the CDAC network. I can’t quite remember how I stumbled across them but I became aware of their work just days before they put on the Media and Tech Fair at Google’s London HQ last week. For those who couldn’t make it […]

Financial crisis = televisual crack

February 5, 2009


Here is another one of those “no shit Sherlock” reports.  A report commissioned by Sky News reports that television reports about the banking crisis having had the biggest impact on British viewers of any news story in the last 20 years. Isn’t it slightly disingenuous to report this as news? Anyone working in a TV newsroom […]

Even online advertising is doomed

October 13, 2008


In the second quarter of 2008, the online revenue of the Newspaper Association of America was down 2.4 per cent compared with last year, to $777 million. This is the first year-over-year drop since the group began measuring online revenue in 2003. Maybe it’s time to bail on the media game in the UK and start farming cocoa […]