Media and Adv

Live Nation Settles Suit With Ticketing Start-Up, Buying Its Assets

Sab, 01/13/2018 - 00:29
The concert business giant announced that it settled with Songkick for $110 million and an additional undisclosed sum to acquire the company’s technology assets and patents.

Thiel Makes a Bid for, a Site He Helped Bankrupt

Ven, 01/12/2018 - 23:00
Peter Thiel, the tech billionaire, helped run Gawker Media offline. Now he is trying to buy what is left of it.

Mr. Amazon Steps Out

Ven, 01/12/2018 - 21:08
Jeff Bezos is the world’s richest person and can afford virtually any luxury. But obscurity is no longer among them.

Facebook Is Changing. What Does That Mean for Your News Feed?

Ven, 01/12/2018 - 15:33
The social network has implemented major changes to the types of posts, videos and photos that appear in your News Feed. Here is what you should expect.

Facebook Overhauls News Feed to Focus on What Friends and Family Share

Ven, 01/12/2018 - 02:12
In the next few weeks, you will see fewer viral videos and news articles from media companies, and instead see more posts that include interactions between you and the people you know.

After Donald Trump Said It, How News Outlets Handled It

Ven, 01/12/2018 - 01:58
Media outlets took the unusual step of allowing a vulgar word in print and on air after a report that Mr. Trump had used the term to describe African nations and Haiti.

Ronan Farrow to Develop an Investigative Series for HBO

Gio, 01/11/2018 - 23:27
HBO has signed Ronan Farrow, whose reporting in The New Yorker on Harvey Weinstein helped spur a national discussion on sexual misconduct, to a three-year deal.

Moira Donegan Says She Created List of Men in Media Accused of Misconduct

Gio, 01/11/2018 - 19:12
Ms. Donegan said she created the list for women in the media industry to document what many discussed in private: the names of men to stay away from.

‘The New Normal’ in Pakistan: a Journalist on the Run From Gunmen

Gio, 01/11/2018 - 12:24
Taha Siddiqui, a reporter and frequent critic of Pakistan’s military, escaped an attack by a dozen men who diverted his car just outside the capital.

North Korea Praises ‘Fire and Fury’ Book on Trump Administration

Gio, 01/11/2018 - 11:32
The popularity of the book, which chronicles dysfunction in the White House, “foretells President Trump’s political demise,” North Korean state media said.

On Soccer: Michael Eisner Sketches a Happy Ending for Portsmouth F.C.

Gio, 01/11/2018 - 06:25
Eisner, the former Disney chairman, bought Portsmouth F.C., a proud club fallen on hard times, in part by persuading its fan-owners that their club was a fairy tale in the making.

2 Journalists, at Fox and Washington Post, Are Accused of Misconduct

Gio, 01/11/2018 - 03:24
James Rosen, a Washington correspondent, left Fox News last month, and Joel Achenbach, a Washington Post reporter, received a 90-day suspension on Wednesday.

Reuters Reporters Are Charged in Myanmar With Obtaining State Secrets

Gio, 01/11/2018 - 02:44
The two journalists, who had been investigating the existence of a mass grave, could face up to 14 years in prison.

Egypt Opens Criminal Inquiry Over New York Times Article

Gio, 01/11/2018 - 02:26
The Times reported on a secret effort by Egyptian intelligence to sway public opinion on Jerusalem. Officials say the article hurt national security.

Purge of Kevin Spacey Gives ‘All the Money in the World’ a Pay Problem

Gio, 01/11/2018 - 02:19
Mark Wahlberg received $1.5 million for reshoots of the kidnapping drama after it cut out the disgraced Spacey. Michelle Williams got just a small per diem.

Trump Renews Pledge to ‘Take a Strong Look’ at Libel Laws

Gio, 01/11/2018 - 00:00
At a cabinet meeting, the return of the president as press critic, after his legal maneuvers against BuzzFeed and the publisher of Michael Wolff’s book.

A Feminist Twitter Campaign Targets Harper’s Magazine and Katie Roiphe

Mer, 01/10/2018 - 23:14
Word went out that an article would identify a creator of a list of media industry men accused of sexual harassment. Women urged writers to push back.

Browsing: 9 to 5 Dressing, Updated for 2018

Mer, 01/10/2018 - 21:12
In honor of the film “The Post,” an ode to 1970s office wear.

Rex Reed Bangs a Gong on the Mediocrity of Modern Life

Mer, 01/10/2018 - 17:00
The tirelessly acidic film critic recalls when screens were silver, not small; when actors were stars, not celebrities; and when written opinion wasn’t free.

A Gym Chain Is Banning Cable News. It’s for Your Health.

Mer, 01/10/2018 - 14:41
Life Time has removed cable news stations from the large-screen TVs in its gyms, citing member requests and “our overall healthy way of life philosophy.”