Twitter and Microsoft agree to pay $250M for a new deal to buy up media platform provider MediaVentures

Microsoft and Twitter have agreed to pay a combined $250 million to acquire MediaVents for a company that's the only media marketplace in the world that allows content creators to sell their work for a fee, the companies said Thursday.The deal, which Microsoft and Google's parent company Alphabet announced in August, gives the new company an "unparalleled reach" and broad reach to serve...

How the ABC Media Group is being bullied by the media, says Sky Media’s former CEO

Posted November 06, 2018 08:20:08Sky Media's parent company Fairfax Media has filed a defamation lawsuit against ABC Media's owner, the Media Group, claiming it is trying to silence the broadcaster's critics.Key points:The Media Group says it has already made significant changes to its editorial standards, including a "zero tolerance" policy for defamationThe ABC has taken action against Fairfax...