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Murdoch gets ‘house-cleaned’

Infamous media mogul Rupert Murdoch has finally given up his position on the board of his media empire; to many of his critics' relief.

July 22, 2012 2:15
 
Bye, Bye old media

Bye, Bye old media

Rupert Murdoch has teamed up with Apple for a “hybrid of print and web”. BBC’s Rory Cellan-Jones has the story.

February 3, 2011 3:11
 
The Network of… Rupert Murdoch

The Network of… Rupert Murdoch

While Murdoch is launching the first ever newspaper made only for the iPad this week, we are taking a look six of his cronies.

February 2, 2011 4:31
 
The Network of… Rupert Murdoch

The Network of… Rupert Murdoch

While Murdoch is launching the first ever newspaper made only for the iPad this week, we are taking a look six of his cronies.

February 2, 2011 4:29
 
Six Degrees of… Rupert Murdoch

Six Degrees of… Rupert Murdoch

A finger in every pie and a salary of $20 million. But how can we connect the media mogul to UAE royalty via a Bollywood megastar and a hotel heiress?

July 15, 2010 5:21
 
Note to Murdoch: People won’t pay

Note to Murdoch: People won’t pay

As News Corp’s titles attempt one of the boldest publishing moves in history, Kipp’s poll reveals that people simply won’t pay. No surprise there, says Sam Potter.

July 5, 2010 3:09
 
‘This could be very interesting’

‘This could be very interesting’

With 36 million users, Guardian.co.uk is one of the giants of the Internet. Mark Finney, the Guardian’s head of client sales, tells us what Murdoch’s paywalls could mean for it.

May 31, 2010 3:40
 
History is against Facebook

History is against Facebook

Half billion member mark beckons, but history teaches us that big businesses can have a limited lifespan, especially in the online world, says Sam Potter.

May 20, 2010 2:11
 

Prince Alwaleed to sell stake in Rotana within two years

Billionaire Saudi businessman also plans to launch news channel to compete with Al-Arabiya and Al-Jazeera.

April 26, 2010 4:59
 
Rupert Murdoch

Rupert Murdoch

The News Corp boss did not make a single reference to Dubai in his speech at Abu Dhabi’s glitzy media summit. But he still has links to the emirate’s high-profile business leaders (albeit via Kate Moss).

March 10, 2010 11:20
 
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