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“Often overlooked”: the media startups to watch in 2021

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The media industry is having a rough time. Newsrooms are closing, team sizes are shrinking (even in social-first examples like Buzzfeed, HuffPost and Vice) and tech giants are hoovering up the advertising revenue that once went to fund original journalism. Public trust in journalism also remains low. Despite that, we are seeing a new wave […]

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EFJ – Sustainable innovative journalism and new business models

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Besides these examples, emerging business models are exploring the possibilities of the blockchain. For example Bywire (www.bywire.news) in the UK calls itself an “Independent Blockchain News Network”. Bywire is based on blockchain technology from www.eos.io: each article is irrevocably recorded in an encrypted “ledger” with details of when it was created and by whom: any […]

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HuffPost – Matt Hancock Holds Shares In Sister’s Firm Who Won NHS Contracts

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Health secretary Matt Hancock has a stake in his sister’s company that has recently won NHS contracts, it has emerged as questions are raised over the links between the Tory government and the private sector. In the latest edition of the register of members of parliament’s interests, Hancock is shown to hold at least a 15% share […]

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