Gordon Smith

Likesville: Facebook’s Affordable Metropolis

The minds at Facebook have decided to construct a real village replete with retail stores and reduced mortgages. Sounds Presidential to me.   If you’ve used a computer in the past year, have access to a mobile phone, glanced at your family television, or even just happened to have existed at any point in recent history, chances are you’ve heard of the ... 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.