by Carey Finn. The editor-in-chief of the Mail & Guardian believes that it is up to journalists to secure the future of democracy.
a Future By Design interview. Expect more bite-sized news, ‘click-baiting’, and reporting that has a very distinct personality. Attention — the one-size-fits-all approach is long dead. Future By Design asked Azad Essa, founder of local online news channel The Daily Vox, what the future of news is going to look like.
The Daily Vox – which grew out of a youth-orientated website set up for last year’s general election called “South African Votes 2014” – is giving a voice to young South Africans and delivering it with online packaging savvy.
by Carey Finn. They already are, says Daily Maverick’s Styli Charalambous. The online daily has seen its own membership initiative go from strength to strength over the past year.
by MarkLives. Matthew Buckland — digital media entrepreneur, journalist and adman — has died.
by Herman Manson. Nobody really thought this month could get any worse for the South African media industry. But Independent Newspapers has upped the ante and SANEF is on the warpath.
by Herman Manson. It has been a shameful couple of weeks.