Media and Adv

Liz Smith, Longtime Queen of Tabloid Gossip Columns, Dies at 94

Lun, 11/13/2017 - 01:16
Ms. Smith’s column ran for more than three decades, and she offered a gentler view of movie stars and moguls than many other gossip writers.

Can You Draw the Starbucks Logo Without Cheating? Probably Not.

Dom, 11/12/2017 - 21:20
Many participants in a recent study failed to recreate famous logos from brands like Apple and Starbucks. But some experts say that shouldn’t worry companies.

‘Daddy’s Home 2’ and ‘Orient Express’ Turn Out Older Crowds

Dom, 11/12/2017 - 20:33
“Thor: Ragnarok” remained No. 1 at the box office, but two new movies used star power to deliver better-than-expected ticket sales.

Radhika Jones, a Times Books Editor, Said to Be Next Vanity Fair Editor

Sab, 11/11/2017 - 22:01
Ms. Jones would replace Graydon Carter, who has been in place 25 years. She will be the first woman to edit the magazine since Tina Brown.

Russia Warns of Crackdown on U.S. Media, Including CNN

Sab, 11/11/2017 - 01:59
With RT agreeing to register, under protest, as a foreign agent in the United States, the Putin government is taking a hard look at CNN, Voice of America and Radio Liberty.

‘It’s a Black Thing’: Offensive Quip Becomes a Rallying Cry in Brazil

Sab, 11/11/2017 - 00:50
A television anchorman was suspended after a leaked video in which he made a denigrating remark about Afro-Brazilians.

Men at Work Wonder if They Overstepped With Women, Too

Sab, 11/11/2017 - 00:42
High-profile sexual harassment allegations are making rank-and-file employees worry about their past workplace actions.

The Last Time President Xi Took a Question From an American Correspondent? 2014, and Yup, It Was Me

Ven, 11/10/2017 - 22:20
The White House’s choice of The New York Times was laden with symbolism.

Gilbert Rogin, 87, Magazine Editor and Writer of Droll Fiction, Dies

Ven, 11/10/2017 - 20:24
Mr. Rogin worked at Sports Illustrated and Discover and had a run of short stories in The New Yorker, until a rejection led him to abandon the form abruptly.

You Love ‘The Simpsons’? Then Let’s Talk About Apu

Ven, 11/10/2017 - 18:48
The documentary “The Problem With Apu” examines how the stereotypical depiction of the Kwik-E-Mart owner on “The Simpsons” affected a generation of Indian actors.

Disney’s Profit Drops, but ‘Star Wars’ Saves the Day

Ven, 11/10/2017 - 01:16
After reporting that quarterly revenue had declined at three of four major divisions, the company announced a new trilogy of “Star Wars” films.

When the Media Is in on the Experiment

Gio, 11/09/2017 - 22:20
Several dozen news outlets participated in a new study, which finds that even a few stories can substantially increase discussion about a topic on Twitter.

Marine Le Pen Loses French Parliamentary Immunity Over Tweets

Gio, 11/09/2017 - 16:20
The far-right leader must now answer judges’ questions about a case involving graphic photographs of Islamic State violence.

21st Century Fox Discusses a Deal With Sky, but Not Disney

Gio, 11/09/2017 - 01:36
James and Lachlan Murdoch did not take questions about reports that Disney had discussed acquiring some of 21st Century Fox’s entertainment business.

Art Fair Director Replaced After Being Accused of Sex Harassment

Mer, 11/08/2017 - 23:37
Five women described unwelcome touching by Benjamin Genocchio and a total of eight said he made sexually inappropriate comments to them at the Armory Show, Artnet News and Louise Blouin Media.

China Spreads Propaganda to U.S. on Facebook, a Platform It Bans at Home

Mer, 11/08/2017 - 22:40
The Chinese government does not allow its people to access Facebook, but it uses the network to influence opinion overseas.

State of the Art: What Reality TV Teaches Us About Russia’s Influence Campaign

Mer, 11/08/2017 - 22:32
Like a twisted version of the producers of an unscripted TV show, Kremlin-linked trolls used fake personas to provoke very real drama.

Confirm or Deny: Jaron Lanier

Mer, 11/08/2017 - 21:55
Did Al Gore invent the internet or not?

Apple Lands New Reese Witherspoon and Jennifer Aniston TV Show

Mer, 11/08/2017 - 21:32
The untitled drama centered on a morning TV show is the tech giant’s second play against traditional networks and Netflix.

U.S. Said to Seek Sale of CNN or DirecTV in AT&T-Time Warner Deal

Mer, 11/08/2017 - 20:43
The demands from the Justice Department set up a potential battle over the fate of the pending $85.4 billion deal.