Media and Adv

Facebook Accused of Allowing Bias Against Women in Job Ads

Mer, 09/19/2018 - 01:55
A case filed with federal regulators says the company’s targeting technology is used to screen out female candidates in violation of the law.

Books News: ‘Full Disclosure’ by Stormy Daniels Has Few Bombshells, but Is Likely to Rattle the White House

Mer, 09/19/2018 - 01:15
Mr. Trump’s presidency has proved to be an unexpected boon for the publishing industry, which has unleashed a barrage of juicy insider accounts.

Annette Michelson, Film Studies Pioneer and Journal Founder, Is Dead at 95

Mer, 09/19/2018 - 00:03
Through the influential arts journal October and her own writings, Ms. Michelson helped turn cinema into an academic discipline.

The Best and Worst Moments of the 2018 Emmys

Mar, 09/18/2018 - 22:57
The 70th Primetime Emmy Awards were dominated by “diversity,” “Mrs. Maisel” and a surprise proposal.

HBO and Netflix, Reluctant Rivals, Party Down After Winning 23 Emmys Apiece

Mar, 09/18/2018 - 21:24
After years of Emmy glory, HBO hosted a civilized affair in an airy plaza. The Netflix party was loud, with Dave Chappelle and Tiffany Haddish among the revelers.

‘Bodyguard,’ a Dark Thriller From the BBC, Is Coming to Netflix

Mar, 09/18/2018 - 20:23
The hit British series explores the tension between security and civil liberties and stars the “Game of Thrones” actor Richard Madden.

Emmys Briefing: Emmys 2018: ‘Game of Thrones’ and ‘Marvelous Mrs. Maisel’ Win Top Awards

Mar, 09/18/2018 - 06:17
It’s a tie: HBO and Netflix win 23 Emmys each. And it was a big night for Amazon’s “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel,” which took five awards.

Missing at the Emmys: #MeToo

Mar, 09/18/2018 - 06:15
The movement was missing from the Emmys in almost every way, despite the fact that one of the most powerful men in TV, Les Moonves, has stepped down.

2018 Emmy Winners: A Complete List

Mar, 09/18/2018 - 05:54
A look at the shows, actors and production teams who won at the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards.

A San Francisco Tech Mogul Buys a Fabled Slice of New York Media

Mar, 09/18/2018 - 04:19
Something like this was tried 18 years ago, when AOL bought Time Warner. But Marc Benioff, long a prominent figure in his hometown, does things his own way.

After Fetching a High Price, Time Magazine Moves Into a New Era

Mar, 09/18/2018 - 04:19
“These things just take a lot longer than you think they would,” one executive said of the sale of Time magazine. Now Meredith must turn to the sales of Fortune and Sports Illustrated.

Henry Winkler Wins His First Emmy. Ayyy!

Mar, 09/18/2018 - 03:51
Mr. Winkler was first nominated in 1976 for his role as Arthur Fonzarelli. On Monday, he won the outstanding supporting actor in a comedy series for his role on “Barry.”

Ira Sabin, Founder of JazzTimes Magazine, Is Dead at 90

Mar, 09/18/2018 - 01:39
Originally a drummer, he channeled his passion for jazz into a publication that began as a four-page newspaper to promote his record store in Washington.

Alan Abel, Hoaxer Extraordinaire, Is (on Good Authority) Dead at 94

Mar, 09/18/2018 - 00:00
A professional trickster, Mr. Abel gleefully hoodwinked the American public time and again, even convincing The Times in 1980 that he had died.

Bill Cosby’s Wife Asks Panel to Investigate Trial Judge

Lun, 09/17/2018 - 23:29
Camille Cosby told the Pennsylvania Judicial Conduct Board in a letter that she views the judge who presided over her husband’s trial to be unethical.

Is the Shofar … an Instrument of Technological Disruption?

Lun, 09/17/2018 - 20:58
Mark Zuckerberg performed for his followers on Facebook while Marc Benioff of Salesforce (and now Time) led a live congregation in San Francisco.

Marc Benioff Explains Why He Is Buying Time Magazine

Lun, 09/17/2018 - 19:20
While having a massage late Sunday, the West Coast-based tech billionaire discussed via text message why he was entering the East Coast-based media industry by acquiring Time Inc.’s flagship publication.

Salesforce Billionaire Marc Benioff Agrees to Buy Time Magazine

Lun, 09/17/2018 - 04:40
The storied weekly spent less than a year as part of the Iowa-based Meredith Corporation. Its new owners, Mr. Benioff and his wife, are buying it for $190 million.

Advertising: Before You Buy That Couch, an App Will Put It in Your Living Room

Dom, 09/16/2018 - 21:18
Furniture dealers have been trying to take advantage of augmented reality technology in ads to attract more customers.

They Left Public Radio to Try Their Fortunes on the Blockchain

Dom, 09/16/2018 - 21:08
Manoush Zomorodi and Jen Poyant, formerly of WNYC, started a podcast, “ZigZag,” to document their lives as entrepreneurs and working mothers who have taken a risk.