When is the last time you bought a TV?

The Australian dollar is trading at a record low against the US dollar after a two-week surge to a six-month high of $US0.8098 on Monday.In the past fortnight, the AUD/NZD exchange rate has climbed 0.7 per cent to $US2.11, its strongest level since February.The AUD/US dollar has gained 10 per cent against a basket of currencies since the beginning of February.The index is trading near its highest...

Which media is worth your time?

An international searchable database of paid media companies is coming to the internet.The MediaSource website, which is designed to provide information about paid media products and services, says the database will make it easier for users to determine what they can buy and sell online.MediaSource says the searchable data is the product of a collaboration between The New York Times and the...

How to get a job in the media industry in the US

I can't believe I'm saying this, but I don't want to hear about a media market in the United States.There is nothing.The internet doesn't exist.But there are some people in the news media business that I've heard talk about.I think that's probably a big problem for them because there's a lot of people who are just really interested in the stories that are out there.They want to know more about...

What is the Australian Media Marketplace?

AUSTRALIAN MEDIA MISSION (AMP) is a national public interest nonprofit that helps communities in the 21st century build stronger media networks and empower local media.The AMP's mission is to advance and preserve the integrity of Australian media.AMP was established by the Government of Australia in the early 2000s as a public-private partnership, and is managed by the Australian Broadcasting...

How to spot the best football blogs and social media sites for 2015

This year, football writers will find that their favourite blogs and sites are all worth checking out this year.It's a new year and it's about time.Some have gone through a big overhaul, others have gone down in flames, and others have been dormant for years.There are some that are new to the sport and others that haven't had much coverage.For those who haven't followed them in a while, we've...

How to find a ‘media marketplace’ in Australia

A marketplace that provides the ability for Australians to buy and sell digital media without having to go to a third-party provider or paying a monthly fee.The Media Marketers Association said the new system is a "game-changer" and would enable Australians to share content without having the costs associated with traditional media outlets."The new media marketplace will enable Australian...

A.J. Cochran: We Shouldn’t Give Up On The Media Source National Review

Cochran is one of the most powerful voices in Washington, D.C., where he is the chairman of the House Judiciary Committee.He's also the president of the conservative group Americans for Prosperity.A.R. Scott is the former deputy assistant attorney general under President George W. Bush.Scott, who has since been named deputy assistant secretary of the Department of Justice, is also the co-founder...

Why Australia is the best place to buy and sell digital media content

The Australian market is dominated by two of the world's biggest digital media players, YouTube and Facebook.In the UK, however, it's a different story.It's not just YouTube that dominates in terms of its reach.There are a number of other popular services that dominate in the market too, including Amazon, Spotify and Netflix.This guide is about the different services that Australians use to get...

What’s in store for Australian media this year?

Updated July 21, 2019 09:55:42 Australian media marketplace site MediaMarketplace.com is going to be closed for good this week.Its a huge blow to the community, its a big blow to all of us, its just really disappointing.The news is so shocking it's hard to fathom.The company said it was unable to comment on specific customers and other details were confidential."The news of MediaMarketPlace's...

How to Find and Share Content in Australian Squash Media Marketplace

Squash is the newest media marketplace in Australia, and it's pretty much everywhere.It has a website, a mobile app, a podcast, and more.There's a video streaming service, a community-powered podcast, a photo gallery, and even a news aggregator.In the past year, the Squash community has grown to over 300 members.The Squash team has also built a mobile video player that lets you watch and share...