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The Huffington Post launches first African edition

June 26, 2013


AOL is preparing to launch Al Huffington Post Maghreb, its first edition for African countries, later today. The Huffington Post: rolls out Maghreb sites The French-language version of The Huffington Post will be published with private investors Alix Etournaud and Fares Mabrouk and focus on the Maghreb countries – Tunisia, Morocco and Algeria. The new […]

“Le Monde” toma el control total de su edición digital

November 21, 2012


Los nuevos dueños de Le Monde han alcanzado un acuerdo para hacerse con el 100% de Le Monde Interactif, filial digital de la editora del diario francés. La operación, que supondrá la compra del 34% de las acciones de la compañía a Lagardère, es uno de los principales objetivos de los actuales propietarios de la […]

Brazil’s Newspapers Samba Away From Google

October 22, 2012


Newspapers in Brazil have uncoupled themselves from Google News, claiming that their presence on the search engine is preventing their online operations from growing. It’s a pre-emptive strike on the firm, involving all 154 members of the Associacao Nacional de Journais–that’s 90% of the country’s circulation of dailies. Google’s attitude is that it channels a […]

Online News Startups Struggle to Break Even in Western Europe

June 21, 2012


Last year, in a research project titled “The Business of Digital Journalism,” the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism set out to find digital news outlets that were successfully making money on their own: without being bankrolled by institutional grants or other investors, and without being propped up by profits from a legacy, print-based counterpart. […]

Integrating video into the newsroom – AFP Case of Study

May 28, 2012


When AFP decided a few years ago to make a concentrated effort to expand its video offering, it faced a number of difficulties. “Our departments used to work in parallel, and there was almost no collaboration,” says Henry Bouvier, head of video, AFP, France. Mr Bouvier adds that there was the problem of reluctance from […]

New operating model, new website: how Le Monde plans to connect with online readers

May 28, 2012


With the debut of its redesigned website, French national daily newspaper Le Monde combined enhanced visual media and user participation in hopes of creating a more social news experience. Le, the third most trafficked media site in France, launched its new format on Monday, as previously reported. Features of the site include more space […]

Francia: Hollande ganó en primera vuelta, pero habrá balotaje

April 22, 2012


Ajustada. Muy ajustada. Por apenas poco más de un punto. Así ha sido la victoria del socialista François Hollande que en la primera vuelta de las elecciones presidenciales francesas obtuvo, según datos oficiales, el 28,10% de los votos por delante del mandatario Nicolas Sarkozy, que sacó el 26,98 por ciento. Habrá balotaje. La victoria de […]