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The week in media: 2nd June, 2017

The week in media: 2nd June, 2017

Every Friday, The Big Smoke looks at industry news curated by MediaScope. This week we gaze at Mary Meeker’s Internet trend report, where the tech giants will stand in the future, and Amazon’s shift into…investigative journalism?

The week in Media: 26th May, 2017

Every Friday, The Big Smoke looks at industry news curated by MediaScope. This week, we bid farewell to big data, we analyse the key trends on how different generations consume media, and we illustrate why journalism is not dead.

superhero

Long Reads: The volunteer superhero, human rights, the environment and death

Rich Jackson’s Long Reads this week bring us a superhero in NYC, mortician Caleb Wilde on death, Eric Posner’s case against human rights and Mike Seccombe on the environment.

Stephen Glass

Long Reads: Stephen Glass, bullying, flying to Mars and being #BUSY

Rich Jackson’s weekly long reads focus on fabulous fabricator Stephen Glass, confronting bullies, flights to Mars and PB’s Editor pick is all about being busy busy BUSYYYY.

Joshua Abraham Norton

Long Reads: Joshua Abraham Norton, sunken cities, Internet guardians, Syria

Rich Jackson’s Long Reads this week: Syria’s selfless lifesavers; Joshua Abraham Norton, “Emperor” of the US; those who guard our Facebook feed, and owning land in sinking nations.

drone strikes

Long Reads: Boko Haram, drone strikes, human trafficking and talkshows

Richard Jackson brings us drone strikes, Boko Haram, sex trafficking and, via Narritive.ly, paid TV talkshow audience members, in this week’s Long Reads.

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