Tag: journalism

  • Barilaro critic arrest emblematic of NSWPF Commissioner’s mismanagement

    Barilaro critic arrest emblematic of NSWPF Commissioner’s mismanagement

    In Mick Fuller’s fantasy world, political bloggers are “fixated” terrorists, cops are just “having a bad day” when they randomly assault indigenous people, rapists can be stopped by an app, smashing student protestors into the road is “reasonable force”, gay police officers have “loose morals” and should be harassed, and the solution to his officers’ […]

  • The link tax is a terrible idea

    The link tax is a terrible idea

    So, you’re telling me that a bill that provides no incentive for Facebook to cooperate disincentivised them from cooperating? And we’re supposed to be mad at Facebook!?

  • Fans of ‘Seeker Daily’ revolt, take over abandoned Twitter account

    Two days ago, I wrote of the abandonment of the NowThis YouTube channel. A group of fans have taken over the Twitter account of the channel’s predecessor — Seeker Daily. It seems that the Twitter handle @SeekerDaily was made available at some point in early May — the original account was likely deleted or renamed. However, the descriptions of […]

  • NowThis News goes silent after controversial rebrand

    Over two months after Group Nine Media controversially rebranded YouTube news channel Seeker Daily in keeping with their NowThis brand, the channel has gone dormant. The channel has not published videos in over a month and 15 days. The channel previously uploaded near-daily. The average approval rating of the channel’s videos experienced a sharp drop from ~80% to a […]