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 Sally Hayden with her award for  foreign coverage at the NewsBrands Ireland Journalism Awards in Dublin’s Mansion House. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw/The Irish Times

When I heard I had been named on the Forbes 30 Under 30 list for Europe, I was drinking coffee on a dusty porch in northern Uganda. A commander from (...)

Twitter easily beat Wall Street’s revenue and profit estimates on Thursday, pushing its shares up nearly 16 per cent before the opening bell, as highe(...)

Hearst bought its first 20 per cent stake in Fitch from Fimalac in 2006 for $592 million, and spent another $2.6 billion increasing its holding to 80 per cent between 2009 and 2014.

Hearst has agreed to pay $2.8 billion (€2.3 billion) to buy out its French partner in Fitch Group, the privately owned US media group said on Thursday(...)

All of the new digital players are trying to find new ways to generate income.

Winter has arrived for a new generation of digital media companies with missed revenue targets, an uncertain advertising environment and Facebook’s re(...)

You don’t really need a dedicated box to do any of this.

This was an excellent week for traditional broadcasting values in Ireland. From its live rolling coverage of the weekend’s Easter Rising commemoratio(...)

Jonah Paretti, left, founder and chief executive of BuzzFeed with Ben Smith, editor in chief, at offices in New York, last week. The website BuzzFeed plans to use a new $50 million investment to, among other things, introduce new content sections, create an in-house incubator for new technology and potential acquisitions, and put far more resources toward BuzzFeed Motion Pictures. Photograph: Chang W. Lee/The New York Times

Here are three insights about BuzzFeed, the viral content startup: 1. BuzzFeed is a web traffic sensation that draws 150 million average monthly view(...)

David Carr: “We’re in this long dark tunnel, a pretty uncomfortable place, but I think people are holding hands more.” Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

The past few months has been a febrile time in the US media world, with Amazon founder Jeff Bezos buying the Washington Post for $250 million and Ebay(...)