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Bild Strips Front Page of Daily Nude

“When the daily tabloid Bild, Germany’s top-selling newspaper, hits the newsstands on Saturday, readers will be surprised to find that a 28-year mainstay — the topless woman who has graced the paper’s front page nearly every day since 1984...

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This is about fatigue — News Fatigue

On the face of it, this looks bad. But it needs closer reading to pass judgement. Check it out: Click to access newmodel.pdf Blogged with the Flock BrowserTags: AP, news, info overload,...

Music: the inexorable march

Can this steam Apple’s transformation into a media company is to be seen. MySpace said on Thursday that as part of the deal it would turn its popular MySpace Music site into a joint venture, bringing in Universal Music Group, Sony BMG Music Entertainment and...

Real badware

That ain’t no innovative headline, believe me. It is in fact about RealPlayer. RealPlayer 10.5 to be precise. According to StopBadware.org, 10.5 “is badware because it fails to accurately and completely disclose the fact that it installs advertising...

Debriefing after an unconference

BlogCamp drew to a close yesterday. Successful? Yes. I managed to spend some time there, yesterday. What I came back with is a sense that the online scene is “manned” by sensible people. This bright spark dawned on me not at the sessions but at the...

Debriefing after an unconference

BlogCamp drew to a close yesterday. Successful? Yes. I managed to spend some time there, yesterday. What I came back with is a sense that the online scene is “manned” by sensible people. This bright spark dawned on me not at the sessions but at the...

An Indian media observer

It was a pleasant surprise to happen upon a newsletter on the Indian media by Chronosphere’s CEO Bhupesh Trivedi “personally”. Trivedi’s been bringing it out since May 2004, all the more surprising that I found out only now. The newsletter’s...