DIGITAL BUSINESS

Cashed-up REA to buy 'instant valuer' for $130 million

Cashed-up REA to buy 'instant valuer' for $130 million

News Corp's REA Group has celebrated a year of stellar growth by buying property data provider Hometrack Australia for $130 million, almost half of which will come from cash on hand.

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Baker's Mitula sells to Lifull for cash and stock

Baker's Mitula sells to Lifull for cash and stock

Australian-traded global online real estate publisher Mitula has been bought by Trovit owner Lifull for $187 million cash and stock.

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Bigger role for storytelling, data in News' digital agency

Bigger role for storytelling, data in News' digital agency

News Corp Australia has launched a full-service digital agency and a facility to use and match brands' data in their pitches to audiences, as part of a suite of initiatives for advertisers.

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SYSTEMS

ML automates image process to spruik sum of the parts

ML automates image process to spruik sum of the parts

Image technology that identifies objects in a picture and automates their ecommerce marketing has just got smarter.

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Smart move towards predictive modelling in update

Smart move towards predictive modelling in update

A predictive function in EidosMedia's Smart update creates a 'what if' modelling scenario to assess the impact of changes in newsroom resources and processes.

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'Monumental' effort puts Fairfax circ in the cloud

'Monumental' effort puts Fairfax circ in the cloud

Fairfax Media has upgraded circulation and distribution of its metro newspapers to a cloud-based Newscycle system.

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CONTENT & MARKETING

SA business gets a $1 million chance to 'make an impression'

SA business gets a $1 million chance to 'make an impression'

News Corp is backing print advertising with a marketing campaign which offers small businesses $1 million in advertising as prizes.

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UK publishers calculate the profit brands miss out on

UK publishers calculate the profit brands miss out on

British publishers' marketing group Newsworks has launched a new campaign to tell brands about the £3 billion ($5.45 billion) profit they're missing out on.

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Focus on readers, INMA subs week report emphasises

Focus on readers, INMA subs week report emphasises

Learnings from INMA's London Media Subscriptions Week stress that a reader-focused business model with digital subscriptions at the core represents the news industry's best hope.

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MOBILE

Cost in view as Australia's ASX app leaves Adobe

Cost in view as Australia's ASX app leaves Adobe

Australia's Listed@ASX branded app has migrated to Twixl Publisher in a high-profile departure from Adobe's DPS.

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App stats cast light on China's trillion-dollar mobile market

App stats cast light on China's trillion-dollar mobile market

Figures from App Annie show the degree to which the Chinese mobile app economy towers over all others.

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New Arc app rollout begins in Toronto

New Arc app rollout begins in Toronto

The Washington Post's Arc Publishing publishing software business unit has launched a new white label app, with Canadian customer the Globe and Mail the first implementation.

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VIDEO

Ma's billionaire fist is death to basketball

Ma's billionaire fist is death to basketball

The eccentricities of billionaire media moguls are something the industry needs to get used to, but it's taking time to come to terms with Jack Ma's performance aspirations.

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How two Aussies became the ocean's global video stars

How two Aussies became the ocean's global video stars

An audience delivered via YouTube now supports the blue water dreams of a few with the imagination to exploit it.

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Markets vary on localised OTT content, seminar hears

Markets vary on localised OTT content, seminar hears

With the rapid advances in technology, people can tune into their favourite OTT platforms anytime and anywhere, but how do you meet demand for such content.

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BRIEFS

Five-year review sees Nielsen lead Emma data merge

Nielsen CMV data will be "fused" with publishers' EMMA data to provide a new metric which merges print data with digital ratings.

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Ten puts news and video into new website

Australian free-to-air broadcaster Network Ten has moved further into the online news space in a bid to win back some of the attention its programming creates.

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Lessons from transformation as Schantin reflects

Newsroom transformation specialist Dietmar Schantin is channelling lessons from his career into an upcoming book.

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