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# media - Sunday 24 February, 2013

Column: Croke Park talks show there is no ease up on austerity

Trumpeting their success with the promissory note last week, up against the unions this week. We are not out of the woods yet, not by a long shot, writes Kieran Allen.

# media - Wednesday 20 February, 2013

From The Daily Edge What is Lily Allen on about? Lily Allen

What is Lily Allen on about?

We couldn’t possibly tell you.

# media - Thursday 14 February, 2013

Denis O’Brien awarded €150k in damages in defamation case against newspaper

Businessman Denis O’Brien has been awarded damages following his defamation case against the Irish Daily Mail.

# media - Wednesday 13 February, 2013

From The Daily Edge 10 most insane headlines about Kate Middleton’s baby bump Bumpmania

10 most insane headlines about Kate Middleton’s baby bump

All those questions you didn’t ask? They’ve been answered in these obsessive news stories.

# media - Tuesday 29 January, 2013

From The Score Game On? RTÉ to take on Off The Ball with new one-hour evening sports show Radio

Game On? RTÉ to take on Off The Ball with new one-hour evening sports show

It’s a goodbye for Sport At 7, as Game On is introduced to 2fm listeners from next week.

# media - Friday 25 January, 2013

From Business ETC 10 things we learned at Digital Biscuit today Inspiration

10 things we learned at Digital Biscuit today

The future of film, TV and video is being discussed at an event run by the Screen Directors Guild of Ireland: it has thrown up some interesting conclusions…

# media - Thursday 24 January, 2013

From Business ETC Fewer than one in ten people trust business and government leaders Trust

Fewer than one in ten people trust business and government leaders

Levels of trust in media of 45 per cent and NGOs of 63 per cent both rose by 10 percentage points in 2012.

# media - Tuesday 22 January, 2013

Here’s how the world reacted to the Kerry drink-driving story

The story of how Kerry County Council voted for a plan to allow rural drivers to have ‘two or three drinks’ has made a lot of headlines today. Here’s just a sample.

From Business ETC Report recommends giving EU power to protect media freedom Press Regulation

Report recommends giving EU power to protect media freedom

A report commissioned by the European Commission also suggests each country should borrow Ireland’s model for media regulation.

# media - Friday 18 January, 2013

Column: Yes, the media should report bad news, but cynicism mustn’t blind us

Of course journalists must hold politicians to account, writes Seamus Conboy – but Ireland needs confidence too.

# media - Friday 11 January, 2013

Dublin radio station hopes suicidal caller is getting ‘appropriate support’

A man called Dublin radio station FM104 yesterday evening and threatened to jump off a bridge at Loughlinstown.

# media - Thursday 10 January, 2013

From Business ETC Irish Daily Star re-appoints former editor and moves to Independent HQ Irish Daily Star

Irish Daily Star re-appoints former editor and moves to Independent HQ

Ger Colleran back in the editorial hot seat as Star moves to Talbot Street – and Sunday World MD doubles up his role to take over managing director job there too.

# media - Monday 7 January, 2013

Newspaper licensing body issues statement on “paying for links”

Newspaper Licensing Ireland has issued a 64-word statement on its position on paying for links following much discussion online.

# media - Sunday 6 January, 2013

From The Daily Edge This is the week’s news… skewed Not The News

This is the week’s news… skewed

Breaking via The Mire wire: Employed people get the Pat Kenny jitters; newspapers to save the interweb; Irish people want to be Swiss.

Ireland’s Deaf community feels neglected by media

With over 92,000 people in Ireland who are Deaf or have a hearing disability, are we ignoring an large proportion of our society?

# media - Friday 4 January, 2013

Column: Social media has society in a panic. What does that tell us?

There is a political lesson behind the widespread condemnations of social media, writes Gavan Titley.

From Business ETC NNI: No objection to newspaper content “being used for personal use” Hyperlinks

NNI: No objection to newspaper content “being used for personal use”

Statement from National Newspapers of Ireland does reiterate stance that “display and transmission of links does constitute an infringement of copyright” unless for personal use.

# media - Thursday 3 January, 2013

From Business ETC Unemployed Adam, 24, replicates ‘Jobless Paddy’ billboard stunt to find work Jobseeking

Unemployed Adam, 24, replicates ‘Jobless Paddy’ billboard stunt to find work

Adam Pacitti, 24, wants a job in the media – and has spent his last £500 on a billboard to attract some offers.

From Business ETC Al-Jazeera buys struggling US cable channel, launches push into America News Media

Al-Jazeera buys struggling US cable channel, launches push into America

The international broadcaster has bought Current TV in a deal aimed at allowing it to expand in the US market.

# media - Friday 28 December, 2012

Burma to allow daily private newspapers

It will be the first time since 1964 that non-state media will be allowed to publish news in the country.

RTÉ admitted ‘massive blunder’ over BBC arrangement during Falklands conflict

The Government was worried that an arrangement between RTÉ and BBC could lead to a national embarrassment.

# media - Monday 24 December, 2012

Can you spot the biggest Photoshop fails of 2012? Retouching This post contains images

Can you spot the biggest Photoshop fails of 2012?

The ads in which legs and arms go missing – and some people grow extra fingers.

# media - Monday 17 December, 2012

North Korean leader’s wife ‘appears pregnant’

Kim Jong-un’s wife sighting on state television fuels expectation of an addition to the Kim dynasty.

# media - Wednesday 12 December, 2012

Column: Online bullying is fuelled by changes in our culture

Some children may be missing out on a key stage of development, writes psychotherapist Joanna Fortune.

# media - Monday 10 December, 2012

From Business ETC New editor named for RTÉ Investigations Unit RTÉ

New editor named for RTÉ Investigations Unit

Paul Maguire, who won awards for his Prime Time Investigates reports, is to take over new section.

# media - Thursday 6 December, 2012

Association of Garda Sergeants ‘heard about cuts at same time as media’

Willie Gleeson from the Association said that despite requesting meetings with the Minister for Justice and Garda Commissioner, they only found out about the cuts yesterday.

Budget 2013: How today’s front pages reacted Budget 2013 This post contains images

Budget 2013: How today’s front pages reacted

From respite care to maternity benefit to PRSI, today’s newspapers saw Budget 2013 as a broad hit on many groups in society.

# media - Tuesday 4 December, 2012

From The Daily Edge 18 ‘royal baby’ headlines that will make you cringe Royal Baby This post contains images

# media - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

From Business ETC The Guardian’s “Three Little Pigs” tops Adweek’s best ad list for 2012 Advertising

The Guardian’s “Three Little Pigs” tops Adweek’s best ad list for 2012

The advertisement uses the children’s story to illustrate the evolution of a news story and public engagement in the news.

# media - Sunday 18 November, 2012

From The Score The Sunday Papers: some of the week’s best sportswriting Writing

The Sunday Papers: some of the week’s best sportswriting

Take a few minutes and treat yourself to some of our favourite pieces from around the world of sport.

# media - Saturday 17 November, 2012

From Business ETC What media could you not do without? Information This post contains a poll

What media could you not do without?

A university experiment put students on a 48-hour “fast” from all types of media.

# media - Friday 16 November, 2012

From Business ETC France is furious about new cover of The Economist Zut Alors!

# media - Sunday 4 November, 2012

VIDEO: Irish Times to launch redesigned newspaper tomorrow

The new-look newspaper with its narrower pages and an overhauled design is the biggest single change to the paper in twelve years.

# media - Sunday 28 October, 2012

Second Shatter statement rejects ‘inaccurate’ Sunday Independent story

The Justice Minister responds to an earlier Sunday Independent statement regarding a frontpage story about correspondence between himself and the Taoiseach and says the paper needs to apologise.

# media - Tuesday 23 October, 2012

From Business ETC Changes announced at the Irish Daily Mail Media

Changes announced at the Irish Daily Mail

Editor-in-chief of Associated Newspapers Ireland Eric Bailey will step down in January next year.

# media - Thursday 18 October, 2012

Newsweek to scrap print edition and go digital

The 79-year-old current affairs magazine will publish its last print edition on 31 December before moving completely online.

From The Score Column: Are reporters like me to blame for Armstrong myth? Media

Column: Are reporters like me to blame for Armstrong myth?

”It happened under our very noses, we reporters who waited daily outside the team buses at the Tour, doing our job.’

# media - Friday 12 October, 2012

Exemption of cheese under new advertising rules welcomed

Following recommendations by the Department of Health, new rules curtailing the advertising of unhealthy foods to children will not include cheese products.

# media - Thursday 11 October, 2012

From Business ETC TheJournal.ie and TheScore.ie nominated for Eircom Spider awards Awards Season

TheJournal.ie and TheScore.ie nominated for Eircom Spider awards

Between us, we’ve got the nod four times.