News

James Murdoch, son of Fox News owner Rupert Murdoch, says he walked away from family media empire because it legitimises disinformation and obscures facts

James Murdoch, the son of the Fox News owner Rupert Murdoch, has criticised his father’s media empire in his first major interview since departing News Corp’s board in July. “A contest of ideas shouldn’t be used to legitimise disinformation,” Murdoch commented in the interview with The New York Times. After […]
James Murdoch, son of Fox News owner Rupert Murdoch, says he walked away from family media empire because it legitimises disinformation and obscures facts
News

James Murdoch is fed up with his father’s companies’ climate denial in News Corp and Fox’s coverage of the Australian bushfires

Rupert Murdoch’s son and daughter-in-law issued a sharp condemnation of Murdoch-owned publications, telling The Daily Beast they were disappointed in the climate-change denialism amid the deadly bushfire crisis in Australia. “Kathryn and James’ views on climate are well established and their frustration with some of the News Corp and Fox […]
James Murdoch is fed up with his father’s companies’ climate denial in News Corp and Fox’s coverage of the Australian bushfires
Tech

News Corp is reportedly releasing ‘Knewz,’ a Google News competitor that it hopes will help readers find news stories from more and different sources

News Corp – the mass media company, which owns publications like The Wall Street Journal and The Times of London – will reportedly launch ‘Knewz,’ a news aggregation site, later this year. The decision comes as News Corp’s executives have become increasingly concerned about how existing platforms, like Google News […]
News Corp is reportedly releasing ‘Knewz,’ a Google News competitor that it hopes will help readers find news stories from more and different sources
Lifestyle

Rupert Murdoch is worth $7.57 billion and has been married 4 times — here’s how he went from operating a small Australian paper to helming one of the biggest networks in the world

Australian-born billionaire Rupert Murdoch, 88, helms a media empire made up of newspapers like The Wall Street Journal, television networks like Fox News, and a handful of other publications across the world. Murdoch inherited his very first newspaper from his father, who was a war reporter turned publisher. Bloomberg estimates […]
Rupert Murdoch is worth $7.57 billion and has been married 4 times — here’s how he went from operating a small Australian paper to helming one of the biggest networks in the world
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