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Digital pioneer Matthew Buckland dies
Digital pioneer Matthew Buckland dies
Digital news entrepreneur Matthew Buckland has died at age 45. Buckland was formerly the head of the Mail & Guardian’s online division...
BuzzFeed story, video prompt media soul-searching, Trump attacks
BuzzFeed story, video prompt media soul-searching, Trump attacks
The BuzzFeed story was a bombshell: President Donald Trump instructed his lawyer to lie to Congress about plans to build a Trump Tower in...
Digitalisation has reduced the costs of doing business in public, private sectors
Digitalisation has reduced the costs of doing business in public, private sectors
Digitalisation is disrupting African societies at an unprecedented rate. This change has toppled leaders, sped up democratisation and in some cases...
Chinese-style 'digital authoritarianism' grows globally — study
Chinese-style 'digital authoritarianism' grows globally — study
Governments worldwide are stepping up the use of online tools, in many cases inspired by China's model, to suppress dissent and tighten their grip...
Ailing US newspapers feel new pain from newsprint tariffs
Ailing US newspapers feel new pain from newsprint tariffs
US newspapers have taken a hit from a shift to digital news and a sharp loss of advertising, but a round of tariffs on Canadian newsprint is...
Cinema in Africa makes a ‘third-reel comeback’
Cinema in Africa makes a ‘third-reel comeback’
Like the plot of an old-fashioned movie, cinemas in Africa are making a third-reel comeback after years of worrying decline.
Fak’ugesi digifest’s for everyone
Fak’ugesi digifest’s for everyone
Next week the Fak’ugesi African Digital Innovation Festival opens its doors at the Tshimologong Precinct digital hub, transforming Braamfontein...
Editorial: Clickbait a scourge of digital news era
Editorial: Clickbait a scourge of digital news era
In the past week, a conscious, deliberate attempt to discredit South African media was made through an attack on the Huffington Post. In the...
​The digital age erases the divide between humans and objects
​The digital age erases the divide between humans and objects
Although some of Africa’s natural assets are in danger of being depleted, it remains the last territory on Earth that has not yet been entirely...
[Video]Roper: Investigative journalism more important than ever
[Video]Roper: Investigative journalism more important than ever
Editor-in-chief Chris Roper looks back on the highlights of his time at the M&G, moving to digital and why investigative journalism is paramount.
Grooming journalists for the digital age
Grooming journalists for the digital age
Beneath the ebbs and flows of gathering information as well as the packaging and presentation thereof, it is situated on shifting tectonic plates...
Media need to grow reach
Media need to grow reach
The world is going digital and as it does it is dragging the media and entertainment sectors with it, whether they are prepared for it or not.

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