Media and Adv

BBC Managers Face Barrage of Criticism in Gender Pay Dispute

Gio, 02/01/2018 - 00:50
Lawmakers said the broadcaster faced a crisis as scores of employees have filed complaints and a former editor said it operated a “caste” system.

Trump’s State of the Union Ratings Don’t Match Obama’s (but Beat the Grammys)

Gio, 02/01/2018 - 00:22
More than 45 million viewers watched the president’s 80-minute address. Fox News won the night, bringing in an audience of 11.5 million.

Boîte: New Speakeasy Memorializes an Old-School Journalist Haunt

Mer, 01/31/2018 - 20:39
Gibson & Luce, an underground cocktail bar, pays tribute to Life magazine and its editors.

State of the Art: Tackling the Internet’s Central Villain: The Advertising Business

Mer, 01/31/2018 - 17:50
From Russian propaganda to tech addiction, the incentives and excesses of the digital ad business are the cause of much of what ails online discourse.

‘Gloomy.’ ‘Amazing.’ Trump’s Speech Divides the Pundits.

Mer, 01/31/2018 - 16:35
After the ‘most tweeted’ State of the Union speech ever, Megyn Kelly and Chris Christie try out new roles, and Van Jones comes out swinging.

‘House of Cards’ Resumes Production, With Diane Lane and Greg Kinnear

Mer, 01/31/2018 - 16:00
The two actors will join Robin Wright for the political thriller’s final season, after Kevin Spacey was fired over allegations of sexual misconduct.

A Paper Tears Apart in a City That Never Quite Came Together

Mer, 01/31/2018 - 03:38
The turmoil at The Los Angeles Times is the latest setback for Los Angeles, a region that has long suffered from a lack of civic institutions.

Facebook Bans Ads for Bitcoin and Other Cryptocurrencies

Mar, 01/30/2018 - 22:47
The social network said it wanted to prevent misleading or deceptive promotional practices.

Vice Media’s Digital Chief Loses Job After Sexual Harassment Investigation

Mar, 01/30/2018 - 22:05
After placing Mike Germano on leave weeks ago, Vice said he would not return. Two women at the company had accused him of inappropriate behavior.

Kenyans Name a ‘People’s President,’ and TV Broadcasts Are Cut

Mar, 01/30/2018 - 14:21
The opposition leader Raila Odinga lost elections last year, but his supporters convened in the capital for an alternate “inauguration.”

Blackstone in Talks Over Deal With Thomson Reuters Unit

Mar, 01/30/2018 - 09:46
The financial information and news company said it was discussing a potential partnership with the private equity giant in its financial and risk business.

Tronc Names New Editors at The Daily News and The Los Angeles Times

Mar, 01/30/2018 - 02:48
The company brings in two veteran editors, Jim Kirk and Jim Rich, to quiet newsroom complaints that have threatened to seep across the company.

In Age of Trump, Political Reporters Are in Demand and Under Attack

Mar, 01/30/2018 - 02:06
White House correspondents have plenty of material — and plenty of angst — as they cover what Stephen K. Bannon calls “the first McLuhanesque presidency.”

Robert Parry, Investigative Reporter in Washington, Dies at 68

Mar, 01/30/2018 - 01:33
His exposés for The Associated Press on the Iran-contra scandal earned him a Polk Award. He also worked for “Frontline” and started a journalism website.

Ratings for Grammy Awards Drop 24 Percent

Lun, 01/29/2018 - 23:57
Despite performances by Kendrick Lamar, U2 and Rihanna, declines affecting other live televised events caught up to a broadcast that had defied the trend.

Hipster Culture and Instagram Are Responsible for a Good Thing

Lun, 01/29/2018 - 20:42
These guys paint walls for a living.

Fall Out Boy’s ‘Mania’ Becomes Its Third No. 1 Album in a Row

Lun, 01/29/2018 - 20:10
The band’s seventh studio record debuted at the top of the Billboard 200. Camila Cabello’s “Camila” slid to fourth place.

Grammy 2018 Winners: Full List

Lun, 01/29/2018 - 16:49
A list of the winners from the 60th annual Grammy Awards.

Troubled Los Angeles Times Picks New Editor Amid Unrest

Lun, 01/29/2018 - 11:37
Jim Kirk, the former publisher of The Chicago Sun-Times, will take over as editor in chief. He will replace Lewis D’Vorkin, whose tenure roiled the newsroom.

Advertising: An Ad Executive Often in the Vanguard Peers Into the Future

Dom, 01/28/2018 - 22:44
Rob Norman, a leading industry voice who recently retired, talked with The Times’s advertising reporter about Facebook, Google and the possibility of an emboldened Hulu.