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How journalists can make the most of LinkedIn

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Many people think the main task of a journalist is to write. That’s part of the job, of course, but sourcing and checking stories is probably as important. It has always been the case, but luckily, new tools have made our lives much easier. No need to make ten phone...
How journalists can make the most of LinkedIn

Should traditional biography be buried alongside Shakespeare's breakfast?

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A major conference of writers and academics is to discuss how biography should evolve in the age of the internet and WikipediaLeading authors including Shelley and Coleridge's biographer Richard Holmes and Claire Tomalin, recent chronicler of the life of Charles Dickens, are set to gather this weekend to debate whether...
Should traditional biography be buried alongside Shakespeare's breakfast?

A Clockwork Orange to scare you all over again

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The iPad app of Anthony Burgess's novel is a spectacular winner"A nasty little shocker" was how the TLS described A Clockwork Orange when it was published in 1962. Half a century on, Anthony Burgess joins TS Eliot and Shakespeare in having his work turned into a blockbuster iPad app.Like Faber's...
A Clockwork Orange to scare you all over again

The mythical $1.7bn of Rupert Murdoch's second divorce | Michael Wolff

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With news of Murdoch's split from Wendi Deng, the size of his settlement with Anna Mann has been grossly exaggeratedNumerous publications and news outlets around the world, including the New York Times, noted a glaring and puzzling fact the other day in its coverage of the latest Murdoch divorce. As...
The mythical $1.7bn of Rupert Murdoch's second divorce | Michael Wolff
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