Media and Adv

Advertising: To Reach Men, Advertisers Dial In to Sports Radio

9 hours 42 min ago
Sports is a niche area in radio over all, but it is increasingly attractive to marketers who want to reach an engaged audience that is primarily male.

Giuliani Says ‘Truth Isn’t Truth’ in Defense of Trump’s Legal Strategy

Sun, 08/19/2018 - 23:40
President Trump’s personal lawyer, Rudolph Giuliani, made the comment on “Meet the Press” on Sunday in response to a question about a potential interview by the special counsel.

John Calder, British Publisher Who Fought Censorship, Dies at 91

Sun, 08/19/2018 - 22:01
His authors included Samuel Beckett and Henry Miller, and he fought in court to publish “Last Exit to Brooklyn,” which had been ruled obscene.

Interviewing Elon Musk

Sun, 08/19/2018 - 21:29
For our Corner Office columnist, an hour with a deeply emotional Mr. Musk was not just another C.E.O. interview.

‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Is No. 1 at Box Office, Proving Power of Diversity (Again)

Sun, 08/19/2018 - 20:33
With $25 million in weekend ticket sales, “Crazy Rich Asians” gave Hollywood its best-selling comedy since “Girls Trip,” another unusually inclusive film.

‘Lit’ Is Over, and Other Things You Can Pay Teens to Teach You

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 12:00
Consulting firms like JÜV are helping grown-up brands talk to young people without condescending to them.

Miss America Slams the Miss America Organization and Gretchen Carlson

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 05:11
“I never expected — or wanted — to have to be a whistleblower,” Cara Mund, the winner of Miss America 2018, wrote in a letter.

Bits: The Week in Tech: When to Tweet

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 15:00
Twitter struggled, and failed, to answer the question of what is allowed on its platform. And Elon Musk dealt with the consequences of having tweeted in the first place.

For News Media, a Day of Solidarity in a Summer of Unease

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 04:37
Job losses, insults from President Trump and threats have made this a difficult time for many journalists. On Thursday, more than 300 publications responded by reaffirming what they do and why it’s important.

Google Employees Protest Secret Work on Censored Search Engine for China

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 04:36
About 1,400 of the internet company’s employees have signed a letter demanding transparency, saying censored search results raise “urgent moral and ethical issues.”

Netflix and Kenya Barris, Creator of ‘Black-ish,’ Reach a Deal

Thu, 08/16/2018 - 21:00
The production deal, which had been expected, came after Mr. Barris’s relationship with ABC soured, leading him to negotiate an early exit from his contract there.

Hungary’s Leader Was Shunned by Obama, but Has a Friend in Trump

Thu, 08/16/2018 - 06:15
Prime Minister Viktor Orban joins a growing roster of right-wing or euroskeptic leaders in Europe to have secured President Trump’s backing.

Tech Fix: Are Targeted Ads Stalking You? Here’s How to Make Them Stop

Thu, 08/16/2018 - 05:23
Ever been haunted by an online ad for an item you researched or bought? Targeted ads were designed to follow you around everywhere. Here’s how to banish them.

Scene Stealers: From Masthead to Maître D’: Gabé Doppelt at Tower Bar

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 22:08
“Believe it, darling!”: A longtime magazine editor enters the hospitality industry.

Twitter Suspends Alex Jones and Infowars for Seven Days

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 22:03
Twitter said a tweet by Mr. Jones violated its rules against inciting violence. The move was Twitter’s harshest against Mr. Jones and his company.

Fox Business Took a Shot at Denmark. Denmark Fired Back.

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 19:26
An anchor, Trish Regan, called the country a warning about socialism, mentioning it alongside Venezuela. The Danish finance minister led an angry response.

Up Next: Bunny Michael Is a Rapper and Meme Maker

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 16:56
The psychedelic rapper behind the “Me and My Higher Self” memes opened for Fever Ray and hosts a show on Vice’s Broadly channel.

These MoviePass Superfans Found Each Other. But What’s Next?

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 02:04
The service has become an integral part of the private and social lives of many — one user saw 19 movies in 19 days. But limits on usage will change that.

Why Is MoviePass Losing So Much Money?

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 02:04
Although the subscription-based movie ticket service has three million customers, questions have been raised about the company’s viability. The New York Times’s Hollywood reporter, Brooks Barnes, explains why.

The New York Times Joins Effort to Combat Trump’s Anti-Press Rhetoric

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 01:20
An initiative started by The Boston Globe has enlisted more than 200 newspapers nationwide to publish editorials on Thursday in favor of the news media.