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10 TED Talks that re-imagine school

All over the world, there's a growing consensus that our education systems are broken. These educators offer lessons in how we might re-imagine …

N.W.A: American Gangstas

Dr. Dre rubs his mountainous right deltoid through a snug black T-shirt, not quite allowing himself to wince. His shoulder hurts. He has an online …

Fortune.com

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Facebook Tries Being A TV Channel With New Mobile Video Player

If you watch one of a friend’s videos, Facebook will now try to get you to watch more with a new carousel of suggested videos that appears after you view one in the mobile News Feed. Reminiscent of YouTube’s Related Videos, Facebook confirms the existence of this fresh laidback experience in …

The Future of College?

A brash tech entrepreneur thinks he can reinvent higher education by stripping it down to its essence, eliminating lectures and tenure along with football games, ivy-covered buildings, and research libraries. What if he's right?<p>On a Friday morning in April, I strapped on a headset, leaned into a …

Scoops, snark and jihad – this is Vice News's war

A new television insurgent has provided the most compelling coverage of Isis so far<p>War can reshape the medium of television. The First Gulf War was a landmark moment in broadcasting: CNN had reporters in Baghdad when the first bombs fell, no one else did, America was riveted and the concept of …

Is Vice Media really a unicorn?

If there is a poster child for new-media success—especially when it comes to attracting a valuable millennial audience—Vice Media arguably has ­­more …

How Shane Smith Built Vice Into a $2.5 Billion Empire

By now, you’ve no doubt heard about Vice’s humble beginnings. It’s 1994 in Montreal, and three guys—Shane Smith, Gavin McInnes and Suroosh …

H2, History’s abomination of a spinoff channel, will be replaced by Vice

Last year, A+E Networks bought a 10% stake in Vice Media, the media company founded by Shane Smith that aims its brand of brash gonzo journalism at millennials. On April 28, news broke that A+E will soon hand over one of its myriad channels, H2, to Mr. Smith, who will rebrand it as “Vice.”<p>It’s a …

A+E Networks

Vice TV Network Has Already Sold Three Years' Worth of Ad Time, CEO Says

Vice Media has rung up a series of impressive deals in the past year or so, lining up a $250 million investment from A&E Networks, securing another …

A&E: Vice Media To Take Over H2 Network

Vice Media will be getting its own cable network thanks to a re-branding effort by A&E Networks to makeover their secondary history channel, H2, in a …

Media Industry

H2 to become the Vice channel, putting cryptozoologists and Henry Rollins out of work

Raising suspicions that maybe Vice Media’s Shane Smith is a supervillain who will reveal his sinister agenda only after he runs every media outlet on …

Conspiracies

Vice links up with Mind for mental health project

Initiative in 15 territories aimed at highlighting issue in runup to UK general election

Webbys haul of 10 awards for Vice Media

Vice Media has won 10 Webby awards for its website, writing and video content, the largest haul for any media company entering the awards.<p>The Webbys, which are presented in two versions – a “People’s Voice” based on a public vote and a Webby award based on the decision of a judging panel – are …

MIPTV: Vice, FremantleMedia Feed Munchies to Youth Hungry for Food Shows

CANNES — Youth programming digital upstart Vice Media and FremantleMedia, the distribution-production giant behind shows like “Idols,” “Got Talent” …

VICE News Nominated For Five 2015 Webby Awards | VICE News

Just over a year after VICE Media launched VICE News, the website has landed five out of the record-breaking 17 total award nominations the company received for the 2015 Webby Awards. But it's up to you, our readers and viewers, to take us to the next level.<p><b>CLICK HERE to vote for VICE News for the</b> …

Vice’s election will feature ‘freakishly young, smart and angry people’

“A lot of people are fucked off with Britain right now; so we’re not going to fawn obsequiously at the wonks who got us into this mess just because they can get us four minutes with Eric Pickles.”<p>The spirit of Jeremy Paxman at his most acerbic lives on well beyond broadcast television. Alex Miller …

‘HBO-Vice Deal Should Scare the S— Out of TV News’

Variety co-editor-in-chief <b>Andrew Wallenstein</b> thinks the deal announced Thursday between Vice Media and HBO–which includes the creation of a …

HBO Partners With Vice For First-Ever Daily Newscast Of Its Kind

HBO and Vice Media announced a new partnership on Thursday that will bring Vice news content to HBO subscribers in a number of different ways.<p>The new expansion effort will include a daily, half-hour newscast from Vice, a weekly series on HBO and an increase in Vice-produced specials, the companies …

HBO courts millennials by doubling down on Vice TV content

HBO is expanding its relationship with Vice Media as the premium cable channel prepares to debut its online streaming service, HBO Now.<p>The two media …

Vice to produce daily news show for HBO

Vice Media, the company that owns the namesake magazine and a digital news site, said Thursday it has partnered with Time Warner's Home Box Office to produce a half-hour news program.<p>In the four-year deal, Vice's daily newscast — five half-hour shows a week for 48 weeks — will be shown at an …

Can Vice cozy up to Washington and keep its edge?

By Cecilia Kang<p>Perhaps the most anti-anti-establishment thing for a punk like Shane Smith to do is to walk the halls of Congress, rapping on the doors of senators for a few minutes of their time.<p>But that was precisely what the founder of alternative magazine Vice was doing on a cold and dreary day …

What Is Vice CEO Shane Smith Doing in the Server Room?

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A Day in the Life of Vice Media’s Shane Smith

The 45-year-old CEO has an edgy vision for 21st-century media<p>ON A SUNNY WINTER’S DAY in Vice Media’s NYC offices, CEO and founder Shane Smith, 45, is debating with longtime collaborator and film editor Jonah Kaplan (with whom he shares an Emmy for Vice’s HBO news magazine series) over the wording …

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Vice Is Launching A Channel For Women

Vice Media wants to get all up in your lady business. The site will launch its first female-focused vertical this spring. It'll be called Broadly, …

What You Should Know Before Watching Vice's Special About Curing Cancer

Tomorrow night at 10 pm on the east and west coasts of the United States, Vice, the TV arm of the fast-growing Vice media empire, will air a special on HBO that posits that scientists are closing in on a cure for cancer.<p>“Today in real time there is a revolution happening in the treatment of cancer …