Politics

Washington Post legends Bob Woodward and Ben Bradlee line up for App launch

“Truly this is brilliant,” says Guardian Digital Content blogger Josh Halliday and he’s absolutely right (at least as far as old newspaper romantics are concerned). The Washington Post has assembled a stellar cast to launch its new Apple iPad App, ...

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Channels 4 and 5 rubbish ITV's plea to get rid of CRR

It was a nice t Getting Back Together Bpd Ex ry by ITV chiefs Archie Norman and Adam Crozier to claim that the CRR restrictions, which they no doubt regard as cruel and unusual punishment, have forced ITV to engage ...

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Government spin doctor Andy Coulson set for Downing Street exit

Former New of the World editor and now coalition government director of communications Andy Coulson is a step nearer the exit from No 10 Downing Street as he has been interviewed by police (as a witness, not a suspect) about ...

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Vince Cable referral of Sky takeover to Ofcom is about money not competition

Well they’re the same aren’t they? Not exactly. Business secretary Vince Cable’s decision to refer the News Corporation bid for the 61 per cent of the Sky pay-TV broadcaster it doesn’t already own became inevitable when various other UK media ...

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Discovery revenue soars, ITV blames CRR for diet of soaps and talent shows

Discovery Communications’ quarterly profit nearly doubled to $186m and the media company yesterday raised its outlook for 2010 revenue as a whole thanks to bigger audiences and stronger advertising at its roster of cable networks. Discovery, whose cable networks include ...

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