Fake news, and more reasons to ignore lobbyists pounding on your door.
Tyee editor Robyn Smith was asked to advise MPs on Canada’s journalism industry, and its future. Here’s what she said.
In ‘No News is Bad News,’ Ian Gill finds ‘huge opportunity’ in our hollowed-out industry.
Recent Mediacheck: Computers, Technology, Digital Media, Law and Policy in Canada
Government should install safeguards against abuse of intellectual property rights.
As pressure mounts for bailouts, time to look at how bad traditional outlets have become.
Though I’m folding my site, other women’s voices thrive online.
It’s what I hear all the time from film crews interviewing me. Here’s what I wish they knew beforehand.
Punishing pirates a low priority for rights holders, who prefer to focus on supporting legitimate services, study finds.
Yay or nay? Often businesses don’t bother asking if you wish to share your online info.
Walrus editor Jon Kay scoffs at ‘privacy’ for the dead. What about the family left behind?
Slow going national digitization plan leaves virtual shelves empty.
Finally, a manual that’s devoid of the usual dubious digital-guru speak. And it’s not just for profs.
Like the Ghostbusters star, I too received sexist, racist screeds as a female newspaper manager.
Not to mention the whole issue of trespassing. Play safe, kids.
Latest debt-shedding move gives citizens the chance to press for a different future for Canada's papers.
Canadian regulator launches consultation on ISPs exempting certain content from data charges.
'If not now, then when would be a good time to discuss climate?' asks journo prof.
Canada should look Down Under for a roadmap to balance innovation and intellectual property.
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