Media and Adv

As Sex Accusations Flood Social Media, Lawyers Gear Up for Suits

Ven, 11/03/2017 - 23:32
Brett Ratner, a Hollywood director, sued a woman who accused him of sexual harassment. Some lawyers expect more such cases to happen, they said.

Critic’s Notebook: George Clooney’s Awkward White Guilt in ‘Suburbicon’

Ven, 11/03/2017 - 16:08
In his directorial projects, it seems that dignified is the only way Mr. Clooney wants to imagine black people.

DNAinfo and Gothamist Are Shut Down After Vote to Unionize

Ven, 11/03/2017 - 05:09
Reporters and editors at the local news sites joined a union last week. On Thursday, their billionaire owner closed the sites.

New Netflix Ratings Confirm ‘Stranger Things’ Is a Hit

Ven, 11/03/2017 - 04:49
Almost 16 million people watched the first episode of the new season within three days, on par with the audience for some of broadcast TV’s most popular shows.

Russia Investigation Has Tech Giants Shying From ‘Social’ Label

Ven, 11/03/2017 - 00:47
Not long ago, social media features were a must-have for any tech company. But the Russian disinformation campaign has put them in an unflattering light.

Condé Nast Ends Teen Vogue’s Print Run, Plans to Cut 80 Jobs

Gio, 11/02/2017 - 22:39
The media company once known for lavish spending also cut GQ’s frequency as it continues to make itself leaner and more digitally oriented.

Weinstein Documentarian Wants Another Shot at His Subject

Gio, 11/02/2017 - 01:21
Barry Avrich, who claims his 2011 film about Harvey Weinstein was buried by IFC Films, said he wanted to expand it after a sexual harassment scandal.

Facebook, Under Fire in Russia Inquiry, Posts 79% Rise in Profit

Mer, 11/01/2017 - 23:45
Facebook’s top executives skipped congressional hearings on Russian meddling to report the company’s blockbuster financial results to shareholders.

Russian Authorities Investigate 14-Year-Old Model’s Death

Mer, 11/01/2017 - 21:42
Vlada Dzyuba, a teenager from Perm, was working in China on a three-month contract when she died.

Critic’s Notebook: Bob Dylan’s Songs for the Soul, Revisited and Redeemed

Mer, 11/01/2017 - 19:58
The latest installment in the “Bootleg Series” provides new perspective on the songwriter’s controversial Christian years.

New York Times Co. Reports Solid Digital Growth as Print Slides

Mer, 11/01/2017 - 19:11
Digital advertising and online subscriptions helped offset continued declines in print advertising in the third quarter. Total revenue increased 6 percent, to $386 million.

The Last of Joan Rivers

Mer, 11/01/2017 - 19:00
There is a certain symmetry in the end of “Fashion Police” and the publication of “Joan Rivers Confidential,” a book of ephemera from her career.

Michael Oreskes, NPR’s Top News Editor, Quits Amid Sexual Harassment Accusations

Mer, 11/01/2017 - 18:09
A former high-ranking editor at The New York Times is the latest major media figure to face professional consequences over allegations of sexual misbehavior involving women he knew through his work.

Yes, Breitbart News Has a Fashion Critic

Mer, 11/01/2017 - 17:02
That would be John Binder, whose acid-tongued commentary covers the runways and the beltway.

The Tear-Stained Confessions of Sam Smith

Mer, 11/01/2017 - 16:30
The British pop singer, who has a new album, tried to come out on his own terms. But now he’s listening.

Spoiler Alert: ‘Great British Bake Off’ Winner Is Named (on Twitter)

Mer, 11/01/2017 - 14:41
One of the judges mistakenly posted the result before the finale aired in Britain, but the episode still drew a live audience of more than 7.3 million.

Netflix Suspends Production of ‘House of Cards’

Mer, 11/01/2017 - 01:00
The streaming service made the announcement two days after the show’s star, Kevin Spacey, was accused of making an unwanted sexual advance on a boy in the 1980s.

In a Superstar Economy, a Bull Market in Superstar Harassers

Mer, 11/01/2017 - 00:15
With companies operating on a more sweeping scale and conferring bigger rewards, more workers are apt to act with impunity, researchers say.

Mark Halperin’s ‘Game Change’ Partner Says He Was Unaware

Mer, 11/01/2017 - 00:01
The political journalist John Heilemann said he hadn’t had “any inkling” of the misconduct alleged by several women concerning his co-author of nine years.

Square Feet: To Fans They’re Tiny Houses. To Businesses They’re Billboards.

Mar, 10/31/2017 - 16:34
A trend’s marketing potential is catching the attention of companies like Hormel and Untuckit, which use the homes to woo customers and solidify their brands.