News Corp revenue falls as pandemic hammers ad sales

The company said net loss attributable to stockholders was $397 million, or 67 cents per share, due to $292 million of non-cash impairment charges related to fixed assets in the UK and Australia and higher restructuring costs due to the pandemic.

Australian news generated AU$10m in revenue for Google in 2019

“The ‘indirect value’ argument also overestimates the relevance of a small fraction of hard-to-monetise queries and fails to consider that ‘indirect value’ cuts both ways — Google Search encourages lots of traffic to news publishers from users who weren’t originally looking for news content at all,” it said. “As an example, a search for ‘Melbourne’ […]

Rachel Riley shares exciting news after celebrating special milestone with Pasha Kovalev

“Going forward, LearnOnTikTok is about us investing in partners and content creators with a breadth of professional content,” he said. “We think this is about applying the power of TikTok to learning: the effects, the audio, the transitions, the tools that make it so engaging and fun, to make people enjoy learning.”

Anger over BBC plan to cut News at Ten by 10 minutes

Bowen declined to comment on the message he had sent to the director general, saying it was a private communication, but said: “We all want the BBC to be the best it can be”, adding: “To that end we have plenty of internal debates about what’s happening.”

Comcast Abandons Plan To Launch International News Channel NBC Sky World News

NBC News chairman Andy Lack set out his vision for the channel in January, revealing that it would compete with CNN International and BBC World News. He planned to recruit a dedicated team of 100-200 staff, as well as drawing on the output of 3,500 journalists at NBC and Sky News.

Fox News Host Sandra Smith Grills Kellyanne Conway on Trump’s COVID ‘Misinformation’

On Wednesday, Facebook finally took the long overdue step of removing a piece of Trump campaign content from its platform that pushed misinformation about COVID-19. That didn’t stop Kellyanne Conway from trying to defend it Thursday morning on Fox News. 

Cancellation of NBC Sky World News plan leaves 60 out of job

Lack was the boss of NBC News for five years during a chaotic period in which the channel made an ill-fated bet on hiring the Fox News anchor Megyn Kelly while also reviving its MSNBC rolling news channel. Lack also had to contend with a series of sexual harassment claims at the network, firing the […]

Donald Trump says Watersportsgate is ‘phony news from sick people’

Opening his press conference in front of a row of US flags, Mr Trump said: “I want to thank a lot of the news organisations here today, because they looked at that nonsense that was released by maybe the intelligence agencies – who knows, but maybe the intelligence agencies, which would be a tremendous blot […]

Vietnamese military teams ready for Army Games 2020: The more difficult the game is, the more determined they are

Snipers practice shooting This year’s competition themed “Sniper Frontier” will take place in Belarus again. Therefore, the Vietnamese snipers are familiar with the terrain, weather and rules of the games. In addition, the Vietnamese sniper team feels confident because of their good performance at the Army Games 2019. They were ranked among the top eight […]

The Future’s Already Here: NVIDIA SHIELD Streams Stunning Sea of Content

Powering its magic is the world’s most advanced mobile processor, the Tegra X1. Everyone wants their tablet, phone and TV to respond immediately. Snappiness matters. And the Tegra X1 — with its 256-core NVIDIA GPU and 64-bit CPU — helps make SHIELD the most advanced smart TV platform ever created. As one journalist noted, “you’ll […]