The NUJ has asked BBC director general Mark Thompson to ask the Leveson Inquiry to investigate James Murdoch’s discussions with Jeremy Hunt in 2010.
‘Hinton: MPs’ claims ‘unfair, unfounded and erroneous”
Les Hinton has today issued a response to allegations that he misled the committee and was “complicit in the cover-up at News International” over the phone-hacking scandal.
‘Sir Ray Tindle increases stake in Johnston Press’
Regional newspaper owner Sir Ray Tindle has increased his stake in Johnston Press, bringing his shareholding to approximately £3.1 million.
‘This Week in Review: Facebook social apps’ dropoff, and AOL’s Huffington Post dilemma’
Nieman Journalism Lab review last week in the media.
‘Facebook charges users for prominent posts’
Facebook has started testing a system of charging users to promote their own posts.