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News Corp accused of targeting Sky-rival in new hacking scandal

News Corp accused of targeting Sky-rival in new hacking scandal

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The BBC has accused News Corporation company NDS of paying computer hackers to crack and freely distribute keycodes that would allow pirates to clone the pay-TV smartcards of a Sky rival. BBC Panorama, first screened on the evening of 26 March, claims... >>

The Daily delivered to European iPads soon

The Daily delivered to European iPads soon

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News Corp's digital newspaper The Daily is all set to hit an iPad near you (should you happen to reside in Western Europe) before the first half of 2011 is up. That's the news coming from Jonathan Miller, the chief digital officer at the media conglomerate.... >>

Online news is killing newspapers

Online news is killing newspapers

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Online news has overtaken newspapers for the first time ever, in terms of where people regularly get their news fix from. The PEJ State of the Media report shows that, as 2010 was drawing to a close, online news was the only news platform that was gaining... >>

Rupert Murdoch given all clear for BSkyB takeover

Rupert Murdoch given all clear for BSkyB takeover

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Rupert Murdoch's plans to buy out the remaining shares in BSkyB have been given a massive boost, as the British Government has okayed News Corps proposal. He will be allowed to increase the corporation's shareholding from 39 per cent to 100 per cent,... >>

Editorial concerns at The Daily already?

Editorial concerns at The Daily already?

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iPad newspaper The Daily is, according to Rupert Murdoch at least, supposed to be an "indispensable source for news, information, and entertainment". But could the digital publication be failing to live up to its CEO's expectations just 2 weeks after... >>

The Daily (iPad) hands-on

The Daily (iPad) hands-on

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Costing a mammoth $30 million to set up and launch, and approximately $500,000 per day to run, Rupert Murdoch's latest venture, The Daily, is no mere application. The iPad-only (for now) multimedia news service may not be the most original of concepts,... >>

The Daily to launch on other tablets

The Daily to launch on other tablets

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The Daily will not be an iPad exclusive digital publication forever, Rupert Murdoch confirmed at the launch event in New York. "We've been quite honest with Apple about that," said the News Corp. CEO. "As other tablets get established we will develop... >>

Read all about it: The Daily iPad newspaper on sale now

Read all about it: The Daily iPad newspaper on sale now

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Rupert Murdoch took to the stage at the Guggenheim Museum in New York to officially launch The Daily - the digital iPad newspaper which is a result of a partnership between the Australian's News Corp. and Apple. Murdoch, who would have surely been joined... >>

The Daily iPad digital newspaper to launch 2 February

The Daily iPad digital newspaper to launch 2 February

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The joint venture between News Corp and Apple to produce The Daily, it's joint iPad digital newspaper, is now set to launch on the 2 February. This is after a delay rumoured to have been caused by Apple's new iTunes subscription platform. According to... >>

The Daily iPad newspaper launch delayed

The Daily iPad newspaper launch delayed

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News Corp has confirmed that the planned January release for The Daily, its joint-venture iPad digital newspaper with Apple, has been delayed. There have been reports that the delay could be months, but All Things Digital quote a source who states the... >>