Monthly Archives: March 2013

Communications Review 21

A round up of the week’s best articles: Want to know how to make news content smartphone friendly? Follow seventeen year old Nick D’Aloisio’s lead. He created the app ‘Summly’, which summarises news stories so that they’re tailored to fit mobile phone screens,  which he sold to Yahoo in a multi-million pound deal this week. […]

COMMUNICATIONS REVIEW 20

A round up of the week’s best articles: This BBC news review assesses the mood of the press in the run-up to the Treasury’s budget announcement next week… http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-21811951 An interesting blog, from the Holmes Report, which takes issue with the findings of  two recent surveys that call into question the return on investment companies […]

Communications Review 19

A round up of the week’s best articles: A fascinating article showcasing the best online training tools for  media professionals looking to improve their technical skills…http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/11/business/creative-learning-pays-off-for-web-start-ups.html?hpw&_r=0 Is there a future for the regional press? David Montgomery thinks so…http://www.guardian.co.uk/media/media-blog/2013/mar/10/local-world-david-montgomery Instead of going for a straightforward interview Spikes magazine got Jamaican sprinter Asafa Powell doing something a […]