Category Archives: The Changing Media

OPINION: concerns over press freedom

So the day has come- we journalists are going to be regulated. It was reported today that the three main political parties have come to an agreement on a new independent press regulation regime set up by royal charter. The … Continue reading

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Student’s work not valued

Hours of unpaid work, doing the tasks that no one who is actually getting paid wants to do is something many students or people doing ‘work experience’ face. At the start of this month the House of Commons heard a … Continue reading

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OPINION: Public Relations is a necessity in the NHS

The NHS have been getting a hard time lately, be it with poor patient treatment, corrupt waiting lists or sloppy medical procedures however I think that the latest news of the BBC comes as an attack on the industry we … Continue reading

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NYPD officer convicted of plotting to eat women

Kidnapping, cooking and eating women was the plot set out by a convicted New York City police officer which revealed a fantasy online cannibalism world. Gilberto Valle (28) was charged today for gathering target’s personal information through a law enforcement … Continue reading

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The man who leaked the Leveson Report.

That blue booklet is something the British press have feared since the start of the Leveson Inquiry- the final report. However now that the Leveson Report is out, loud, and proud we journalists can take a deep breath. So what are … Continue reading

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Pin it to me!

Although I hate to use the term ‘new media’ as everything has been new media since the evolution of the first newspaper I do love the fact that news companies are branching into new areas of media. Social networking sites, … Continue reading

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Online advertisments- selling nothing but a dose of stress

What is it about online advertisements that make us scroll over the settings button to pop block ups and advertisements – they are just simply annoying. Well…most are. The advertisements that flash, crawl, creep and bounce around our computer screens … Continue reading

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