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Media - Today’s News

7 shows from TV3 you should watch out for this autumn

7 shows from TV3 you should watch out for this autumn

The broadcaster announced its new schedule today.

Media - Friday 28 August, 2015

UTV Ireland has dragged its owner’s whole TV business into the red

But at Ireland’s biggest publisher, things are starting to look up.

Media - Monday 24 August, 2015

Just eight months after it was launched, is UTV Ireland about to be sold?

Something’s brewing, but the company isn’t giving much away.

Media - Friday 21 August, 2015

The sales of some Irish newspapers have gone into freefall

The latest circulation figures are out – and they’re bleak reading for a couple of major titles.

From TheJournal.ie Should bloggers have to say when they’re being paid to advertise? Damn right they should Opinion

Should bloggers have to say when they’re being paid to advertise? Damn right they should

It’s happened in the UK. When’s it going to happen here asks Becky Johnston.

The world’s biggest GIF site is taking on Snapchat to get your selfie moving

Prepare to see youself in GIF form.

Media - Thursday 20 August, 2015

Two radio hosts have outed a husband’s Ashley Madison account live on air

The FBI have launched an investigation into the infidelity site hack.

Irish online gamblers in limbo after UK site wrongly took bets for weeks without noticing

Sportingbet say they are searching for a remedy that’s agreeable to Irish customers.

Media - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

Today FM have signed a new D’Arcy to fill the D’Arcy shaped hole in their hearts

Fergal D’Arcy is joining the weekday schedule. Here’s who he is…

Media - Tuesday 18 August, 2015

50 new jobs at award-winning ‘Give Up Yer Aul Sins’ animation studio

Brown Bag Films is being acquired by a major North American studio.

From TheJournal.ie Vincent Browne wants you to know he’s going absolutely nowhere TEN MORE YEARS

Media - Monday 17 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie The Britain’s Got Talent dog-swap controversy has gone all the way to the top Walking A Tightrope

The Britain’s Got Talent dog-swap controversy has gone all the way to the top

ITV were found to have misled viewers.

From TheJournal.ie Eastenders’ funeral home gay sex scene gets the all clear from watchdog Cushty

Eastenders’ funeral home gay sex scene gets the all clear from watchdog

Two characters were half naked in a funeral parlour.

Media - Saturday 15 August, 2015

Love/Hate, licence fees and bias… we asked RTÉ One’s new boss about them all

Everyone’s having a great time at Montrose, apparently.

From TheJournal.ie Joe Duffy thinks they’re ‘lunacy’ – but this RTÉ boss has no problem with restrictive airtime rules The Split

Joe Duffy thinks they’re ‘lunacy’ – but this RTÉ boss has no problem with restrictive airtime rules

The Liveline host has slammed the referendum rules as a “dead hand”. They were killing his show in the run up to the marriage vote, he said.

Media - Friday 14 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Paparazzi are using playground children as bait to lure Prince George out into the open Number One Target This post contains videos

Paparazzi are using playground children as bait to lure Prince George out into the open

It’s just one of the “extreme lengths” they’re going to.

Media - Thursday 13 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Is ‘F*ck tha Police’ still a watchword in the US? Straight Outta Compton This post contains videos

Is ‘F*ck tha Police’ still a watchword in the US?

NWA were told not play the song, has anything changed?

From TheJournal.ie Joe Duffy’s taking Liveline to TV – and here’s how he’ll be doing it… Talking To Joe

Joe Duffy’s taking Liveline to TV – and here’s how he’ll be doing it… Exclusive

We talked to Joe. He had quite a bit to say.

Media - Thursday 6 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Emotional radio as Dublin woman speaks with the man who cared for her father as he died Liveline

Emotional radio as Dublin woman speaks with the man who cared for her father as he died

Jimmy Talbot died of a heart attack in June and until today daughter Ingrid Murphy did not know what happened.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Will you listen to Ryan Tubridy’s new show? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Will you listen to Ryan Tubridy’s new show?

Or will you stay away?

Media - Thursday 30 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Ryan Tubridy is leaving 2FM for Radio 1 Ryan Airing Elsewhere

Ryan Tubridy is leaving 2FM for Radio 1

RTÉ has confirmed the move. His new show starts on Monday 7 September.

From TheJournal.ie Clarkson, Hammond and May have a new show – but Irish viewers won’t be able to see it Amazon Prime

Clarkson, Hammond and May have a new show – but Irish viewers won’t be able to see it

It’ll be streaming on Amazon Prime from next year. Amazon Prime isn’t available here.

From The Daily Edge What’s Amazon’s impressive streaming service and why can’t you get it in Ireland? UPC

What’s Amazon’s impressive streaming service and why can’t you get it in Ireland?

Does Netflix have any direct competition here?

Media - Monday 27 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie High Court decision clears the UK Times to launch its Irish edition (finally) What's In A Name

High Court decision clears the UK Times to launch its Irish edition (finally)

Times Newspapers London today won a ruling in the High Court against the Irish Times which says they are entitled to launch an Irish edition of their UK brand.

Media - Saturday 25 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie What on Earth is going on at UTV Ireland? We had 12 questions for the station’s chief On The Telly

What on Earth is going on at UTV Ireland? We had 12 questions for the station’s chief

Viewers are “confused” about the new channel, Michael Wilson says.

Media - Thursday 23 July, 2015

After much speculation, the Financial Times will be sold to Nikkei Inc.

The distinctive pinksheet has been sold to the Japanese media giant.

Media - Sunday 19 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie RTE has a new medical show on the way with the most Irish title you could think of Cybercondria

RTE has a new medical show on the way with the most Irish title you could think of

TV medical veteran Dr Pixie McKenna and co-host Dr Phil Kieran will be teaching us about the perils of internet misdiagnosis.

Media - Monday 29 June, 2015

From The42 RTÉ loses broadcasting rights to the Summer Olympics from 2020 New Deal

RTÉ loses broadcasting rights to the Summer Olympics from 2020

Discovery Communications, the owners of Eurosport, has paid over €1 billion for pan-European rights.

Media - Saturday 27 June, 2015

Here’s everything you need to know about business this week

Everyone was talking about Greek dramas, house prices and UTV Ireland’s woes.

Media - Friday 26 June, 2015

John Murray is out. Don’t fret though, there’s a familiar voice lined up for your mornings on RTÉ

The John Murray Show is ending and Brendan O’Connor is taking over temporarily.

Is ‘jealous little b***h’ an acceptable insult to use on radio?

Yes, under certain circumstances.

Media - Wednesday 24 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie UTV Ireland is slipping deeper and deeper into trouble Tough Crowd

UTV Ireland is slipping deeper and deeper into trouble

Audience figures for its main news bulletin have gone into free-fall.

Media - Friday 19 June, 2015

You have Tubs, but you nearly had Miriam instead

O’Callaghan believes she was considered for the role of Late Late presenter, but she doesn’t have her eye on it now.

Media - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie ‘Almost all’ of the RTÉ story Denis O’Brien tried to block is now out. Here it is… Redacted

‘Almost all’ of the RTÉ story Denis O’Brien tried to block is now out. Here it is…

All but two paragraphs from the script can now be published, says the High Court.

Media - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie TheJournal.ie is now the most-read online-only news resource in Ireland Humble Brag

TheJournal.ie is now the most-read online-only news resource in Ireland

After less than five years publishing, we’re in the top three overall in digital news with legacy media.

From TheJournal.ie Those banking inquiry leaks to the media have been referred to gardaí Whodunnit?

Media - Friday 12 June, 2015

Is this American billionaire’s company about to buy TV3?

UPC owner Liberty Global has emerged as the frontrunner in a potential sale.

Media - Thursday 11 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie “Has somebody lost a limb on that ride?” – Over 1,000 complaints about Kay Burley interview Alton Towers This post contains videos

“Has somebody lost a limb on that ride?” – Over 1,000 complaints about Kay Burley interview

The Sky News presenter was accused of ‘misrepresenting’ the CEO of Merlin Entertainment.

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