Gordon Smith

Insta-Damn: Hackers Selling Six Million User Accounts

The selfishness of hackers knows no bounds; while they're welcome to my banking details or my identity, I'm certainly drawing the line at my Instagram images. On this, I have no filter.   The Internet: it’s a dangerous thing, as your elderly relatives often tell you. Filled with the most strange of strangers and people dying to get a hold of your ... Read the full article
Gordon Smith

Journalist by day, cunning linguist by night. A passion for politics, hypnotically involved in human rights. An Australian born with a Japanese tongue, hoping to hold the bigwigs in government to account.

The Week in Media: June 24th, 2017

Every week, The Big Smoke looks at industry news curated by MediaScope. This week, we look at the most influential CMOs and wonder if gender-focused media will ever die.

The Week in Media: May 27, 2017

Every week, The Big Smoke looks at industry news curated by MediaScope. This week, we bid farewell to big data, we analyze the key trends on how different generations consume media, and we illustrate why journalism is not dead.