Media and Adv

‘Fire and Fury’ May Be Coming to a Screen Near You

Mer, 01/17/2018 - 22:45
Endeavor Content has acquired the rights to Michael Wolff’s No. 1 best-selling book. But no TV network or film studio is attached to the project.

Weeks After Matt Lauer Is Ousted, ‘Today’ Changes Show’s Top Producer

Mer, 01/17/2018 - 18:30
Don Nash, the show’s executive producer since 2012, will be succeeded by Libby Leist, a veteran producer with deep ties to Washington.

Meet Your Art Twin: A 400-Year-Old With an Oily Complexion

Mer, 01/17/2018 - 16:15
Art museum selfies are getting more personal as visitors seek their doppelgängers in paintings and sculptures. A new feature in a Google app has made the trend explode.

State of the Art: It’s Time for Apple to Build a Less Addictive iPhone

Mer, 01/17/2018 - 11:00
Apple gave us the modern smartphone. Now, it can create a new take on the device by encouraging us to use it more deliberately — and a lot less.

The Awl and The Hairpin, Eccentric Showcases for Writers, Are Shutting Down

Mer, 01/17/2018 - 04:27
The Awl’s publisher said “a steady decline in direct sales” was to blame. For years, the websites featured intelligent writing on eclectic subjects.

Ditching Spike in Favor of Kevin Costner and Some Mean Teens

Mar, 01/16/2018 - 22:15
Paramount Network replaces the former home of “Baywatch” reruns with shows that have cinematic roots, like “Heathers” and “Yellowstone.”

Philippines Shuts Down News Site Critical of Rodrigo Duterte

Mar, 01/16/2018 - 03:15
The outlet, Rappler, known for confronting the president, was said to have broken ownership rules, but industry groups saw an attack on press freedom.

The Delicate Dance of a Progressive C.E.O. in the Trump Era

Mar, 01/16/2018 - 01:30
J. Clifford Hudson is a Democrat who values diversity at his company, Sonic Drive-In. But he knows that some of his franchise owners and their customers may not share his views.

‘The Greatest Showman’ Soundtrack Repeats at No. 1

Lun, 01/15/2018 - 21:10
The album got a boost from the Golden Globes, where the film won an award for best original song. Ed Sheeran’s “÷” holds at No. 2.

The Guardian, Britain’s Left-Wing News Power, Goes Tabloid

Lun, 01/15/2018 - 20:39
The British newspaper won a Pulitzer in 2014 and aggressively expanded overseas. But it has had to cut costs as it tries to stem heavy losses.

Advertising: Don’t Listen to Washington, Tourist Organizations Try Telling Foreigners

Lun, 01/15/2018 - 02:52
Persuading travelers to visit the United States didn’t used to be difficult, but things have gotten more complicated. Could marketing help roll out a welcome mat?

Graydon Carter, Ex-Editor of Vanity Fair, Invests in an App

Lun, 01/15/2018 - 01:00
The music producer Quincy Jones and the mogul Ron Meyer join Mr. Carter, who is now on ‘garden leave,’ in investing in an Instagram-style app called Zig.

‘Jumanji’ Tops Box Office for a Second Week

Dom, 01/14/2018 - 20:26
The sequel starring Kevin Hart and Dwayne Johnson has now made $283 million domestically, while “The Commuter” saw disappointing totals.

Trump Escalates a Dispute With The Wall Street Journal Over a Quotation

Dom, 01/14/2018 - 19:30
The president said he did not say “I probably have a very good relationship” with the North Korean leader, claiming he said “I’d.” It was difficult to tell from audio clips whether the complaint had merit.

Keith Jackson, Voice of College Football, Dies at 89

Sab, 01/13/2018 - 23:05
Mr. Jackson was synonymous with Saturday college football for millions of fans through five decades.

Condé Nast Crafts Rules to Protect Models From Harassment

Sab, 01/13/2018 - 18:22
The publishing giant is creating a code of conduct for photo shoots, reflecting a new reality in the fashion industry.

Buying a Piece of Bob Marley’s Song Catalog, and His Enduring Legacy

Sab, 01/13/2018 - 17:35
Primary Wave, a boutique New York company that aggressively markets “icons and legends”, bought the rights to Marley’s songs in a $50 million deal.

Porn Star Was Reportedly Paid to Stay Quiet About Trump

Sab, 01/13/2018 - 02:16
The reported $130,000 payment was made shortly before the election. Mr. Trump “vehemently denies” the encounter happened, his lawyer said.

State of the Art: The Difficulties With Facebook’s News Feed Overhaul

Sab, 01/13/2018 - 01:11
Facebook faces complex questions over its prioritization of “meaningful” content in the News Feed, including whether people want that kind of content in the first place.

The End of the Social News Era? Journalists Brace for Facebook’s Big Change

Sab, 01/13/2018 - 01:08
Media executives watch skeptically as Mark Zuckerberg, in a heated political environment, shifts the focus of his site back to the personal.