Willie O’Reilly: The Irish like their media more than most – but bad news is causing some to turn off
In Ireland, we access far more news and trust more of what we read, but the effects of distressing news cycles can’t be ignored by publishers
What do you do when you wake up in the morning? What is your instinctive reaction to the new day? An embrace of your partner, or a review of the day ahead?
Perhaps you do both, but a survey released last week revealed that, for many, their first instinct is to reach for their mobile phone. That small, black-screened device is increasingly our first touch on waking.
We can all acknowledge its addictive qualities. These ...