Media and Adv

Cardi B to Co-Host ‘The Tonight Show’ With Jimmy Fallon on Monday

Mar, 04/03/2018 - 19:49
The rapper, who has been a hit on his show as a guest, will be interviewing guests and performing a song.

Alex Jones and Infowars Are Sued for Defamation After Misidentifying Parkland Gunman

Mar, 04/03/2018 - 19:48
Hours after the shooting, Infowars published a photo claiming to show the gunman wearing a shirt emblazoned with Communist leaders. The shirt was a parody, and the man has never been to Florida.

India Backs Down From Threat to Penalize Journalists Over ‘Fake News’

Mar, 04/03/2018 - 13:08
The government had said that offending journalists could lose their accreditation, in some cases permanently.

As Malaysia Moves to Ban ‘Fake News,’ Worries About Who Decides the Truth

Mar, 04/03/2018 - 06:09
The country is widely expected to pass a bill that makes spreading misinformation punishable by six years in jail. Critics say it is intended to stifle dissent before elections.

To Trump, It’s the ‘Amazon Washington Post.’ To Its Editor, That’s Baloney.

Mar, 04/03/2018 - 02:05
The president calls the paper, which is owned by Amazon’s chief executive, Jeff Bezos, “a lobbyist weapon,” among other things. “There isn’t anybody here who is paid by Amazon,” the editor, Martin Baron, said.

Potential Cosby Jurors Are Asked About #MeToo Bias

Mar, 04/03/2018 - 01:23
Only one juror was selected as the lawyers and judge tried to understand how the wave of sexual harassment allegations could affect this case.

North Korea Issues Rare Apology Over Media Access to K-Pop Show

Lun, 04/02/2018 - 13:57
A ruling party official apologized to South Korean reporters at their hotel after they were kept from a concert in Pyongyang attended by Kim Jong-un.

Advertising: Gothic or Helvetica? For Brands, Fonts Help Tell a Story

Lun, 04/02/2018 - 13:48
In a crowded marketplace, fonts can help a company stand out — provided it knows what it’s trying to communicate and who it’s trying to reach.

Why Sinclair Made Dozens of Local News Anchors Recite the Same Script

Lun, 04/02/2018 - 12:18
Last month, anchors at local news stations across the country made identical comments about media bias. The script came from their owner, Sinclair Broadcast Group.

Live Nation Rules Music Ticketing, Some Say With Threats

Lun, 04/02/2018 - 08:54
Eight years after the Live Nation and Ticketmaster merger, the giant company’s power has drawn complaints from competitors and scrutiny from regulators.

Steven Bochco, Producer of ‘Hill Street Blues’ and ‘NYPD Blue,’ Dies at 74

Lun, 04/02/2018 - 07:17
Mr. Bochco’s gritty dramas forever changed the genre and shattered what had been the norms for hourlong prime-time shows.

‘Ready Player One’ Overcomes Challenges to Dominate Box Office

Lun, 04/02/2018 - 07:07
“Ready Player One” arrived to $181 million in global sales, giving Steven Spielberg his first unqualified blockbuster since “Minority Report” in 2005.

Hollywood’s Ambassador, Schooled in Diplomacy and the Muppets

Lun, 04/02/2018 - 02:53
Charles H. Rivkin, an assistant secretary of state during the Obama administration, is now the chairman of the Motion Picture Association of America. He takes over in a time of upheaval.

They Tried to Boycott Facebook, Apple and Google. They Failed.

Lun, 04/02/2018 - 00:44
People are increasingly calling for boycotts of the big tech companies amid a backlash. The problem is that Facebook, Apple, Amazon and Google are nearly inescapable.

Hey, Alexa, What Can You Hear? And What Will You Do With It?

Dom, 04/01/2018 - 06:00
Amazon and Google have filed patent applications, many still under consideration, that outline how digital assistants can monitor more of what users say and do.

A Hong Kong Newspaper on a Mission to Promote China’s Soft Power

Dom, 04/01/2018 - 05:01
Since buying the South China Morning Post, the Chinese tech giant Alibaba has pumped in cash with a goal of using it to change how the West sees China.

Laura Ingraham Takes a Week Off as Advertisers Drop Her Show

Sab, 03/31/2018 - 20:02
The Fox News host was criticized for saying that the Parkland shooting survivor David Hogg was whining about getting rejected from colleges. Fox News said her vacation was preplanned.