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  • Townhouse living

    Posted on 11/09/14

    As an expat the lure of the Mediterranean sea is a huge factor when selecting your place in the sun. Isn’t that what a move to Mallorca is all about? But consider this, while a port town can be idyllic in the spring, summer and even autumn months, it can change dramatically in winter. After […]

  • The reality about newspapers

    Posted on 24/04/14

    Do you think that printed newspapers will disappear? Then, you must read this article. Recent studies have shown that newspapers are the media in which society most trusts. Indeed, every day 14,4 million of people do read a newspaper in Spain. This datum shows that newspapers are not minority and that they take an important […]

  • It’s all about the telegraph

    Posted on 23/04/14

    If somebody talks to you about the telegraph, maybe you think about prehistory. But the telegraph has been the origin of many improvements (both ideological and material) of today’s society, although many of us did not know about that. Thus, as James Carey has analised in his studies, the telegraph can be considered the origin […]

  • Do we have to pay?

    Posted on 19/04/14

    One of the most controversial topics dealing with digital newspapers is whether readers should pay for reading an online edition. Most people are used to visit web pages that are free. But should not they pay when the printed edition is not free? Is not this an incongruity? Free online newspapers are an important problem […]

  • Technology, Monitoring and Imitation in Contemporary News Work

    Posted on 19/02/14

    This is the title of one of the many studies that Pablo Boczkowski has written all along his career. He assures that, although nowadays we have a very efficient tool that should provide the media much more variety (the World Wide Web), what really happens is that there is an incipient and increasing homogeneity in […]

  • Just try to attract your audience!

    Posted on 25/06/13

    James Curran is one of the many scholars who have dared to explain how journalism of the future will be. For him, citizen journalism is the key for this profession, so that anonymous people will create journalistic content. As we have said in other posts, it is necessary to leave this job to professionals who […]