It feels safe to assume a correlation between newspaper consumption and age, then explain it by invoking the truism that people drift rightwards as they get older

If printed newspapers are your main source of news, you are more likely to self-identify as right of the political centre, not left of it. Is this su(...)

How it works: All self-respecting modern newsroom keyboards are equipped with special “news” buttons that automatically generate popular stories. Image: iStock.

I’m going to make a wild assumption that the group known as “people who read research reports about digital news” is almost entirely a subset of the g(...)

Changes to Facebook’s algorithms that saw the platform give lower priority to news content in its users’ news feeds is a main reason for the decline, the Reuters Institute says.

The use of social media to consume news has started to fall, a report by the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism suggests. Changes to Faceb(...)

When asked what the used as their main source of news 41 per cent said they accessed news online (including from websites, social media, apps and blogs) while 37 per cent cited television (both TV bulletins and 24-hour news channels) as their main news source.

Irish news users are half as likely to pay for online journalism as their counterparts in Finland and Denmark an international study on news consumpti(...)