Torstar Corp. says it had a $17.4 million loss attributable to equity shareholders in the second quarter, as revenue dropped 11 per cent compared with the same time last… Continue Reading Torstar reports Q2 loss as revenue drops and restructuring costs rise
The long-time journalist stepped into the role on July 22 as Karyn Pugliese prepares to head for Harvard
Read More Continue Reading Cheryl McKenzie is APTN’s new executive director of news and current affairs
Digital journalist Lucas Timmons on the automation tool that’s here to help reporters in Canada cover #elxn43 with easy access to data and computer-generated summaries
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Journalists are among the many workers whose employment has become precarious in the transition to a digital economy. Their core values and the quality of the news are threatened as a result. The threat to our democracy is even greater. Decent work must be written into plans for Canada’s news media industry to create a responsible future
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Facebook’s News Feed algorithm determines what users see on its platform – from funny memes to comments from friends. The company regularly updates this algorithm, which can dramatically change what… Continue Reading Facebook algorithm changes suppressed journalism and meddled with democracy
Ontario funding cuts threaten alternative magazines
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The Canadian Press is promoting managing editor Andrea Baillie to editor-in-chief, the first woman to oversee editorial operations at the national news wire.
The veteran wire news journalist will take the place of Stephen… Continue Reading The Canadian Press appoints veteran journalist Andrea Baillie as editor-in-chief
A government-appointed collective of journalism associations and unions issues its final report
Read More Continue Reading Media fund panel asks Ottawa to help small newsrooms and spend ad dollars at home
SSHRC reviewers said the Global Journalism Innovation Lab “promises to be influential at a time of critical need”
Read More Continue Reading UBC researchers lead $2.5-million journalism innovation project