Media Voices: Wired editor-in-chief Nicholas Thompson on lessons from a year behind a paywall
In the news roundup the team discusses TI Media’s sale of NME to a tech platform, Quartz’s low-key paywall launch, and the dangers of churnalism come to light as the Daily Star offends Scotland. Esther doubts whether the last item counts as ‘news’.
The way industries respond to a crisis determines how they will respond to a disaster in the future. The impact of Covid-19 on publishing has brought with it an existential crisis for many. It has also brought innovation and resilience.
With coronavirus lockdowns around the world beginning to ease, the global public health conversation looks set to turn back towards climate change. Here, we look at how some of the world’s leading media companies are playing their part through sustainable practices.
Former professional tennis player and now CEO and Chairman of the Executive Board of Ringier AG, Marc Walder, is among the now more than thirty speakers already confirmed for the 43rd FIPP World Congress.