Analysts speculate Facebook's worth in IPO
By New Statesman - 05 March 11:33

Facebook could be worth more than Google was when the search engine company went public last decade,

US talks to WTO about Google-China conflict
By New Statesman - 05 March 11:32

The US is likely to approach the World Trade Organisation (WTO) over the Google-China dispute and po

Digital Economy Bill likely before election
By New Statesman - 05 March 11:31

Media analysts are speculating that the Digital Economy Bill may become a law before the parliament

Microsoft to help UK online newspapers
By New Statesman - 05 March 11:13

The search engine 'Bing', owned by Microsoft, is looking at ways to help UK newspapers produce quali

More users accessing social networks through mobile phones
By New Statesman - 05 March 11:10

Social network sites are increasingly being accessed through mobile phones, a new report by the mark

Times paywall could start in May
By Meenal Vamburkar - 05 March 8:07

The Times has told media buyers that it cannot guarantee advertisers about its website audiences in

Facebook revenue expected to touch $1.1bn this year
By New Statesman - 04 March 11:36

The social networking site is expected to continue doubling its revenue every year.

Google mulls 'education search' for students
By New Statesman - 04 March 11:31

Google is exploring the option of introducing 'education search' to help students.

Kansas capital Topeka names itself after Google
By New Statesman - 04 March 11:25

The capital city of Kansas, Topeka, will temporarily rename itself as in an attempt to get the searc

EU objects to Google Street View's storage time of images
By New Statesman - 04 March 11:19

The European Union has asked Google to reduce the storage time of street images on the Google Street

Twitter registers 1,500 per cent growth in users
By New Statesman - 04 March 11:15

Over 70,000 registered apps have been created for the microblogging platform.

Parliament criticises file-sharing rules of government
By New Statesman - 03 March 12:29

The UK parliament has criticised the government's plans to disconnect file sharers from the internet

Telegraph to provide online coverage of athletics
By New Statesman - 03 March 12:26

The Telegraph Media Group (TMG) has announced that it will provide an exclusive online coverage of t

BBC shuts down 15 websites as cost-cutting
By New Statesman - 03 March 12:24

The BBC is closing down online celebrity stock exchange games Celebdaq and Sportdaq, and the officia

Johnston Press digital ed launches video PR business
By Dominic Ponsford - 03 March 12:21

Digital editor of the Yorkshire Evening Post Geoff Fox has left to set up his own video PR business

Google buys Picnik photo-editing service
By New Statesman - 03 March 12:21

Google has announced it has acquired online photo editing service Picnik for an undisclosed sum.

ABC changes governance structure
By New Statesman - 03 March 12:12

ABC Board reduced from 32 to 16.

Murdoch may sue Google
By New Statesman - 02 March 13:08

News Corp founder Rupert Murdoch may sue Google if discussions on paid content fail, according to th

Fuller's If I can Dream is Web's first reality show
By New Statesman - 02 March 13:03

Television producer Simon Fuller's new reality show, "If I Can Dream," will be streamed live from 1

Online news more popular than newspaper and radio news
By New Statesman - 02 March 13:02

Internet news is more popular than news from newspapers and radio, according to a new survey in the

Social mapping service Platial closes down
By New Statesman - 02 March 12:59

The Oregon-based mapping service that allowed users to make and share their own maps shut down, with

Twitter's advertising model similar to Google's
By New Statesman - 02 March 12:57

Twitter is planning a new advertising model that will serve advertisements in peoples' feeds, simila

BBC announces cuts and closures
By New Statesman - 02 March 8:31

Cuts to digital content, radio, and television announced as Mark Thompson says that BBC "should leav

Louis Vuitton launches online magazine for luxury brands
By New Statesman - 01 March 12:47

Luxury goods maker, Louis Vuitton Moet Hennessy (LVMH) has launched Nowness, a new online magazine a

ABC to focus on digital media
By New Statesman - 01 March 12:45

The Audit Bureau of Circulations (ABC) has said that it will replace the ABC Council with a board th

Pentagon gives social media access to troops
By New Statesman - 01 March 12:44

The Pentagon has announced that it will allow its troops unrestricted access to internet and social

Google launches person finder for Chile quake-affected
By New Statesman - 01 March 12:33

Google has launched ‘Person Finder’, a new tool to help people locate friends and relatives who migh

Virgin Media to bring superfast broadband to UK
By New Statesman - 26 February 12:15

Virgin Media is contemplating the introduction of superfast broadband speeds of 100Mb to nearly 12.6

hi5 acquires Big Six
By New Statesman - 26 February 12:13

Social network site hi5 has acquired social gaming firm Big Six. The two companies did not disclose

YouTube’s Disco to create playlists for users
By New Statesman - 26 February 12:12

YouTube is testing “Disco”, its new feature service for music videos. Using the service, users can f