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July Aug 20

Taboola and Outbrain cancel their $850 million merger

Online advertising is a game of scale, but one attempt to consolidate two competitors to better take on Google and Facebook has fallen apart. Taboola and Outbrain, startups that each provide publishers with ad-based content recommendation…

South Korean news outlets chase digital dream

When The New York Times was looking to relocate some of its operations out of Hong Kong earlier this year, the U.S. media heavyweight chose Seoul, citing among other reasons the freedom of South Korea’s press. But while the NYT comes…

French daily Le Parisien doubles its digital subscribers

In the past year, France’s Le Parisien has doubled both its numbers of digital subscribers and its revenues from digital subscriptions largely through an effort to produce far more ‘premium’ articles that are for subscribers only. Le…

Return of The Border Watch to print business

Good news is that that independent South Australian newspaper The Border Watch is coming back after closing last month. A source announces that it will resume printing in October, with former editor Brett Kennedy back in the chair as…