Tag Archives: Rupert Murdoch
- Bitcoin coming to Australian newsstands
June 3, 2016
Can you buy bitcoins during a morning run? If you’re in Australia, sure. Aussies are now able to buy Bitcoin along with newspapers and a pack of gum, thanks to two tech start-ups, which have started rolling out over-the-counter digital currency platforms in some 1,200 newsagents in the land down...
- Murdoch moving into social gaming
September 16, 2011
A company owned by the daughter of disgraced media-mogul Rupert Murdoch has entered the social gaming industry for the first time. Elisabeth Murdoch’s Shine TV production company, owned by News Corporation, purchased the social gaming start-up Bossa Studios. Murdoch identified that "As a global content company, we are committed to...
- Murdoch hearing turns into Piegate
July 19, 2011
Rupert Murdoch and son James were finally brought to account in front of a House of Commons Department for Culture, Media and Sport Select Committee in relation to his firm’s former-newspaper, the News of the World. Last night we saw hackers pull a hoax on the Sun newspaper’s website. Today...
- Tablet talk: Playbook outships Xoom; News Corp delays iPad newspaper
January 15, 2011
As our boss is on record as predicting 2011 as the year mobile makes its move, we consider it our duty to keep you up to date on all news of the mobile variety. Ergo... Moses famously came down from the mountain with two tablets. Wimp. BlackBerry makers Research In...
- PokerStars.net announces free poker deal with media giant
October 27, 2010
It’s safe to say there aren’t many pies/pots of extravagantly priced caviar that Rupert Murdoch and News Corporation haven’t had a piece of. In one way or another, they own a significant piece of the sporting world on all corners of the planet and have now sealed a deal with...
- Punter takes Murdoch to the cleaners
August 31, 2010
You’d be hard pushed to find anyone outside of Liverpool who doesn’t embellish the pockets of Rupert Murdoch with some kind of loose change everyday – as the owner of News Corporation it’s hard not to. So when you hear of someone fleecing the old Koala it should bring a...
WWE Owner Vince McMahon to Purchase Newcastle United Football Club?
February 19, 2014
Is CSR Taken Seriously?
December 6, 2012
Go over to the blue side and you die. Simple.
October 22, 2010
Will Manchester United repeat?
August 13, 2011
Sports betting firms endure a hellish weekend
November 21, 2011