Media and Adv

Our Guide to the Holiday Season’s Biggest Video Games and Consoles

Mer, 11/08/2017 - 17:29
The industry is pushing out a diverse lineup of titles and promoting new consoles to compete for people’s wallets.

NPR C.E.O. Jarl Mohn Apologizes to Staff, Goes on Leave

Mer, 11/08/2017 - 02:44
Citing hypertension, Mr. Mohn stepped away as staff members have criticized his handling of sexual harassment allegations against a former newsroom leader, Michael Oreskes.

Thomas Barrack’s Colony Capital Ends Bid for Weinstein Studio

Mer, 11/08/2017 - 01:07
Talks broke down after the private equity firm took a closer look.

Snapchat User Growth Disappoints in Another Down Quarter

Mer, 11/08/2017 - 00:51
The latest financial results for the messaging and media company Snap included higher costs and a net loss more than triple that of a year ago.

Tweeting in 280 Characters? Now You Can Do It, Too

Mar, 11/07/2017 - 22:00
The social media service is doubling its character limit for almost all users, a major change that it hopes will spur more activity across Twitter.

Sky Threatens to Shut News Channel for 21st Century Fox Deal

Mar, 11/07/2017 - 21:31
The warning is an aggressive move by the British satellite giant to win regulatory approval for a deal that has been under review for nearly a year.

Report Details Weinstein’s Covert Attempt to Halt Publication of Accusations

Mar, 11/07/2017 - 13:08
The cloak-and-dagger undertaking is said to have included the use of an agent who posed as a women’s rights advocate to befriend and spy on the actress Rose McGowan.

Harvey Weinstein Expelled From Television Academy Over Abuse Claims

Mar, 11/07/2017 - 08:33
The organization, which awards the Primetime Emmys, says widespread examples of the Hollywood producer’s behavior toward women are “deeply disturbing.”

Disney Said to Have Held Talks to Acquire 21st Century Fox Assets

Mar, 11/07/2017 - 06:29
The two media companies are no longer talking, but a deal, which may still be in the works, would make sense for Disney, analysts said.

Will Taylor Swift Stream? Music Industry Is Left to Guess

Mar, 11/07/2017 - 01:53
Four executives at major streaming services said they did not expect “Reputation” to be made available for streaming, at least at first.

CDs, Not Streaming, Send Kenny Chesney to No. 1

Lun, 11/06/2017 - 19:26
The country star sold 205,000 CDs of “Live in No Shoes Nation” thanks to a promotion with concert tickets.

3% Conference Spotlights Hurdles for Women at Ad Agencies

Lun, 11/06/2017 - 06:22
More women have risen to top creative jobs since the 3% Movement began. But they say they still have a way to go to change “Mad Men” thinking.

Mediator: Terrorism Is Faster Than Twitter

Lun, 11/06/2017 - 02:09
Before the recent attack in Lower Manhattan, an ISIS online publication offered tips on how to use a truck for “reaping large numbers of casualties.”

‘Thor: Ragnarok’ Hits Theaters With a Thunderclap

Dom, 11/05/2017 - 19:59
Disney scored big with Marvel’s “Thor: Ragnarok,” which took in more than $400 million globally over the weekend.

Los Angeles Times Columnist Apologizes for Jab at Sarah Huckabee Sanders

Dom, 11/05/2017 - 18:29
The columnist, David Horsey, said even his daughter criticized his description of the White House press secretary as a “slightly chunky soccer mom.”

On YouTube Kids, Startling Videos Slip Past Filters

Sab, 11/04/2017 - 18:38
The app has more than 11 million weekly viewers. But some disturbing knockoff videos have reached children, upsetting parents.