Media and Adv

For a Return to China, Google Is Said to Build a Censored Search Engine

Mer, 08/01/2018 - 22:41
Google withdrew from China in 2010 to protest the country’s censorship. Now the internet giant is working on a search engine that complies with Chinese censorship rules.

Facebook’s Security Chief to Depart for Stanford University

Mer, 08/01/2018 - 22:23
Alex Stamos, Facebook’s chief security officer, is joining Stanford to teach and to examine the role of security and technology in society.

Facing Losses, Condé Nast Plans to Put 3 Magazines Up for Sale

Mer, 08/01/2018 - 21:49
Anna Wintour is staying, but the once-plush company behind Vogue and The New Yorker lost $120 million last year.

A Poem in The Nation Spurs a Backlash and an Apology

Mer, 08/01/2018 - 20:51
After a white poet’s use of African-American vernacular was criticized for being offensive, the magazine’s poetry editors apologized.

After Top Executive Leaves, Billboard Confronts Its Internal Culture

Mer, 08/01/2018 - 05:16
It has been a bruising time for the music trade publication, involving allegations of editorial interference and inappropriate behavior for top executives.

New York Times Names Cliff Levy as Its New Metro Editor

Mer, 08/01/2018 - 01:25
A two-time Pulitzer winner and a leader of the newspaper’s digital initiatives takes over the section at an unsettled time for local news coverage.

A Timeline of MoviePass’s Bumpy History

Mar, 07/31/2018 - 22:15
The subscription-based movie ticket service has been on a roller-coaster ride since 2011, and the end feels near. Here’s what happened.

Les Moonves Stays as CBS C.E.O. While Its Board Plans an Investigation

Mar, 07/31/2018 - 18:17
Days after The New Yorker detailed allegations of sexual harassment against Mr. Moonves, the company’s directors took no immediate action.

Local Media Needs Security. What Chance the Rapper’s Purchase of Chicagoist Means.

Mar, 07/31/2018 - 17:55
The rapper and Chicago leader, 25, recently announced he bought the local outlet to resurrect it. But nobody should expect him, or anyone, to be local media’s superhero.

News From Your Neighborhood, Brought to You by the State of New Jersey

Mar, 07/31/2018 - 02:04
Lawmakers have responded to a crisis in local news coverage by dedicating public money to fund journalism in what is believed to be the first effort of its kind.

‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Firing Prompts Pushback in Hollywood

Mar, 07/31/2018 - 00:57
Chris Pratt and other stars derided the “mob mentality” that led Disney to oust the writer-director James Gunn. But just how should studios handle transgressions made during a more anything-goes era?

Octavia Spencer to Star in ‘Madam C.J. Walker’ on Netflix

Lun, 07/30/2018 - 19:24
Ms. Spencer will also executive produce the limited series, the true story of a washerwoman who founded a hair-care company and became a millionaire.

Future of MoviePass Is in Doubt After Service Outage, Experts Say

Lun, 07/30/2018 - 18:52
The subscription-based movie ticket service said the outage happened after it could not pay its bills and was forced to borrow $5 million.

Vogue’s Top Talent Goes Freelance

Lun, 07/30/2018 - 15:46
As print takes a back seat to digital, two of Vogue’s most influential longtime staffers are leaving their roles for freelance positions.