De Correspondent hits 50,000 paying subscribers, Guardian set to cut £50 million & Axel Springer launches new print title: this week in media

De Correspondent hits 50,000 paying subscribers, Guardian set to cut £50 million & Axel Springer launches new print title: this week in media

De Correspondent now has 50,000 paying members

Dutch news website De Correspondent, famous for raising €1 million via crowd-funding, has announced it now has 50,000 subscribers paying €60 a year / €6.50 a month.  Read more on Medium here >>


UK’s Guardian set to cut £50 million to break even

Guardian Media Group (GMG) this week said it needed to cut about £50 million from its £268 million annual cost base to break even.  Read more on Reuters here >>
 

Axel Springer launches a print daily football newspaper

Axel Springer launches Fussball Bild, a new daily football newspaper for German fans covering the country’s Bundesliga, as well numerous international leagues.  Read more on IFRA here >>


Le Monde in fake news crackdown

French newspaper Le Monde is set to launch a suite of 'fake news attacking’ products called ‘Decodex’ based around a database of 600+ unreliable websites.  Read more on Digiday here >>

Guardian shuts its media and tech network

In line with the start of the its cost-cutting and revenue stream-lining, the Guardian announces the closure of its media and tech network, spelling the end to their Changing Media Summit.  Read more on Guardian here >>
 

Under the hood of one of the biggest comment platforms on the net - outside of Twitter and Facebook

Under the hood of one of the biggest comment platforms on the net - outside of Twitter and Facebook

Ringier launches BI in Africa, Conde names International President & Facebook launches German Fake News filter: this week in media

Ringier launches BI in Africa, Conde names International President & Facebook launches German Fake News filter: this week in media