Media and Adv

Shonda Rhimes Describes Her Grand Netflix Ambitions

Sab, 07/21/2018 - 05:18
The star producer reveals the eight shows she plans to make for the streaming service, which wooed her away from ABC with a nine-figure deal.

Disney Fires ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Director Over Offensive Tweets

Sab, 07/21/2018 - 04:40
James Gunn wrote most of the tweets before 2013. They resurfaced after he criticized President Trump on Twitter and far-right provocateurs searched his social media history.

Ta-Nehisi Coates Is Leaving The Atlantic

Sab, 07/21/2018 - 03:11
Mr. Coates was hired at The Atlantic in 2008. He became famous for his sweeping essays about systemic racism in the United States.

Kimberly Guilfoyle, Co-Host of ‘The Five,’ Is Leaving Fox News

Sab, 07/21/2018 - 01:32
Ms. Guilfoyle, who recently revealed that she is dating Donald Trump Jr., had been at the network for 12 years.

Stephen Saban, Chronicler (and Arbiter) of New York Night Life, Dies at 72

Ven, 07/20/2018 - 21:04
In his column-writing heyday in the late 1970s and ’80s, Mr. Saban was a star maker who became a star himself among the underground cognoscenti.

Revealed: The People Behind an Anti-Breitbart Twitter Account

Ven, 07/20/2018 - 11:00
No longer anonymously run, Sleeping Giants continues its mission of alerting companies to where their digital ads end up.

State of the Art: What Stays on Facebook and What Goes? The Social Network Cannot Answer

Ven, 07/20/2018 - 03:38
Asked about the kind of content Facebook keeps up and the kind it removes, company executives from Mark Zuckerberg on down have been comically tripped up in their responses.

As Momentum for Sinclair Deal Stalls, Tribune Considers Options

Ven, 07/20/2018 - 01:38
The Sinclair Broadcast Group’s plan to create a broadcasting behemoth that it hoped would rival Rupert Murdoch’s Fox News appears to be coming to an end.

‘Enemy of the People’: Trump Breaks Out This Phrase During Moments of Peak Criticism

Ven, 07/20/2018 - 00:27
A brief list of the times the president has invoked a pet locution of autocrats.

U.S.-Funded Broadcaster Directed Ads to Americans

Gio, 07/19/2018 - 23:59
Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty is mostly restricted by law from promoting its content in the United States except on request.

Comcast Pulls Offer for Fox Assets, Ending Bidding War With Disney

Gio, 07/19/2018 - 18:06
The cable and broadband giant had been locked in a battle with the Walt Disney Company for the bulk of Rupert Murdoch’s Fox empire.

Tech We’re Using: When a Tech Reporter Doesn’t Use Much Tech

Gio, 07/19/2018 - 06:27
David Streitfeld has covered technology for years for The Times. He thinks the Luddites are misunderstood.

Sinclair Tries to Appease F.C.C., but Its Tribune Bid Is Challenged

Gio, 07/19/2018 - 02:43
The TV operator said it would sell off two stations through an independent trust. That was not enough to satisfy the Federal Communications Commission chairman’s concerns.

Reporters, Facing a Hostile White House, Try a New Tactic: Solidarity

Gio, 07/19/2018 - 01:13
At a West Wing briefing, a reporter from The Hill ceded the floor to an NBC correspondent as Sarah Huckabee Sanders tried to move things along.

Bruce Springsteen’s Broadway Show Is Becoming a Netflix Special

Mer, 07/18/2018 - 20:37
The recording of “Springsteen on Broadway” will be released on Dec. 15, the day of its final live performance.

Cliff Richard, British Pop Star, Wins Privacy Suit Against BBC

Mer, 07/18/2018 - 16:57
After a High Court hearing, a judge ordered damages of about $280,000. The case has potential repercussions for the reporting of criminal cases.

A Times Reporter Spent a Week on Loan to The Capital Gazette

Mer, 07/18/2018 - 12:00
In the days after the newsroom shooting in Annapolis, Erica Green made it clear that it was a family emergency, and she would help however she could.

The Biggest Spender of Political Ads on Facebook? President Trump

Mer, 07/18/2018 - 05:15
A new study based on Facebook data provides a picture of who is placing political ads on the social network ahead of the midterm elections. President Trump tops the list.

Comic Book Spinoff of Black Panther Will Focus on His Sister

Mer, 07/18/2018 - 01:48
Shuri will rule in place of her brother in a new series coming from Marvel in October.

Marcia Chambers, 78, Who Exposed Discrimination in Golf, Dies

Mer, 07/18/2018 - 00:11
A longtime legal affairs reporter, Ms. Chambers turned her attention in the 1990s to exclusionary practices at private country clubs.