Ethiopia has to loosen grip on economy

The authoritarian development model is running up against limits

YouTube live video views grow by 80%

Website playing catch-up with Facebook and Snapchat in real-time content

Amazon nears music streaming service deals

Online retailer set to enter battle against Apple and Spotify

Facebook to use Trending Topics algorithm

Group to change headline feature after political bias accusations

Protesters campaign against BBC bias ahead of the 2014 independence referendum outside the headquarters in Glasgow
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BBC works to restore trust in Scotland

Affection for broadcaster but some doubt impartiality of news

Vivendi aims to slash costs at Canal Plus

Bolloré group wants €80m savings this year at lossmaking channels

Sports Direct’s choice — reform or a red card

Latest studs-up tackle on Ashley comes from Investor Forum

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Bell quits as Bell Pottinger chairman

Thatcher’s former communications adviser to launch new venture

Europe plans news levy on search engines

Proposals aimed at diluting power of big online operators

ITV ends pursuit of ‘Peppa Pig’ producer

Shares in Entertainment One drop more than 10% on abandoned bid

Bold leader needed after Viacom battle

Dauman’s departure creates an opportunity to change direction

Vice chief predicts old-media ‘bloodbath’

Shane Smith says ‘revolution’ will see likes of Fox and Viacom ‘snapping bits off each other’

WPP jumps to record high on sales growth

Advertising group’s growth exceeds expectations

WPP: sunny days

The advertising group deserves more of a premium valuation

BuzzFeed to split into two divisions

Restructuring follows similar playbook of print media companies

FBI probes cyber attacks on NYT reporters

Russian hackers suspected of hacking media group

A visual analysis of the stars of Rio 2016

Rio's standout performances vs the best from 100 years of Olympic history

Viacom: New boss same as old boss

For a company in tatters, the status quo would be an odd choice

Redstone’s Viacom turnround challenge

End to bitter fight over control of $40bn media empire leaves questions about future

Purnell’s bigger BBC role raises concern

Tories slate move to give ex-Labour minister director job

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