Gordon Smith

Always on, Always Listening: Does Privacy Have No Place in the Future?

The downside to always being connected is, of course, always being connected. Is our push for innovation blurring the line between public and private? Or have we already crossed it?   Technology is about the melding of convenience and innovation: we want things easier, we want new things, but above all else, we don’t want to have to learn something ... 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: November 26th, 2016

Every week, The Big Smoke looks at industry news curated by MediaScope. This week we look at how the media business model paved the way for Trump and monetizing the tide of yellow journalism.