Big tech could be made to pay for Irish media content
The Future of Media Commission is exploring ways to curb ‘the absolute takeover of the advertising space by big tech companies’
Big tech could be made to pay for the Irish media content it uses in a bid to rebalance the flight of advertising revenue from traditional media companies, according to the Future of Media Commission.
The commission was set up by the government last September to examine the future of media in Ireland and is due to report its findings this summer.
Speaking at an Oireachtas committee last week, Brian MacCraith, chair of the commission,...
Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!
With any subscription you will have access to
Unlimited multi-device access to our iPad, iPhone and Android Apps
Unlimited access to our eReader library
Exclusive daily insight and opinion seven days a week
Create alerts to never miss a subject that matters to you
Get access to exclusive offers for subscribers on gifts and experiences
Get content from Business Post, Business Post Magazines, Connected, Tatler and Food & Wine
Willie O’Reilly: Who will be the caped crusader to come to the rescue of RTÉ?
Last week’s alarming report on Montrose’s finances has confirmed it will take more than minor tweaks to save our beleaguered national broadcaster
Willie O’Reilly: In the ‘sewer’ of Twitter, ignorance is no defence
Leo Varadkar’s recent comments about the social media site belied the fact that life is starting to get harder for online trolls
Television now the natural choice for Glenisk to give people a taste of brand’s double benefit
The organic yogurt brand has launched its first TV campaign since 2011 with a focus on the environmental qualities of the products
Willie O’Reilly: If it really wants to succeed, GB News should poach top TV talent
In an effort to increase its dire audience figures, Britain’s new right-wing TV station has recruited Nigel Farage, but more established broadcasters might prove more appealing