News Industry

Hey Media, Would You Please Stop Helping Trump Prove His ‘Fake News’ Case?

The president’s “fake news” gambit is malarkey, overall. But CNN and ABC and others are doing their best to make it seem non-malarkey-ish to a lot of …

Journalism

Local News Makes Communities Smarter. But Without Net Neutrality, It Doesn't Have a Chance.

It’s no secret that local news outlets are struggling in the internet age. But it’s also beyond doubt that local news makes communities more …

Law

Verizon inks five-year streaming deal with NFL

Verizon Communications will pay around $2.25 billion for a five-year partnership with the National Football League that allows users to stream games …

Media Industry

Gawker superfans raising money to buy site out of bankruptcy

A group of ex-Gawker staffers and fans just can’t stop gawking.<p>The superfans of the defunct gossip site have started a crowdsourcing campaign to …

Media Industry

Ben Klock is playing a 27-hour party in London on New Year's Day

Ben Klock is one of the names in the latest line-up announcement for new London club E1's 27-hour launch party across New Year's Eve and New Year's …

Music

A new project is training nightclub staff how to prevent sexual violence

A project supported by the European Commission has been launched to train nightclub staff how to deal with sexual violence.<p>The Addictology Clinic in …

Music

How gossip magazines tackled the year’s juiciest stories

With sex scandals raging from Hollywood to Washington, this must be some kind of banner season for celebrity gossip mags. Add to that Prince Harry …

Media Industry

WaPo reporter apologizes after Trump calls out ‘wrong’ rally photo

.@DaveWeigel @WashingtonPost put out a phony photo of an empty arena hours before I arrived @ the venue, w/ thousands of people outside, on their way …

Donald Trump

Anna Wintour may not give up the Vanity Fair Oscar party so easily

Since its inception in 1994, the Vanity Fair Oscar party, long hosted by Editor-in-Chief Graydon Carter, has become the must-attend bash for …

Media Industry

'Millennials': Be Careful How We Use This Label

Millennials.<p>With crippling student debt and their love for avocado toast, some crotchety rich people think millennials are ruining everything.<p>But are millennials deserving of the bad rap they get?<p>The <i>Wall Street Journal</i> issued a new note on its style blog earlier this week, suggesting the …

Millennials

Commentary: Government assistance to businesses – is less, in fact, more?

SINGAPORE: When a prominent Singaporean businessman told me that he thought the Government should limit financial assistance to businesses because it …

News Media

Your work Christmas party will be nowhere near as wild as Studio 54's

Ho, ho, ho

Music

Boston Herald files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy

The Boston Herald said Friday it has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy and reached a tentative deal to sell itself to Gatehouse, a regional newspaper …

Media Industry

NBC News to require anti-sexual harassment training

NBC News said Friday that it would require its employees to take anti-harassment training and conduct a “culture assessment” of the news division in …

Media Industry

Janice Min is launching a female-focused TV and media firm

Superstar magazine editor Janice Min is teaming up with ex-CBS entertainment boss Nina Tassler to launch a new TV and digital-media production …

Media Industry

News anchor responds to viewer who called her the N-word

ATLANTA — An Atlanta news anchor wasn’t shocked to be called a racial slur in an email from a viewer but she decided, on air, to have the last …

Media Industry

Wendy’s Twitter account once again proves its brilliance

Forget Rotten Tomatoes or Metacritic — for the latest in movie reviews, head over to Wendy’s.<p>Over the last few days, the fast-food chain’s fans have …

Media Industry

Photos from inside the Protect Net Neutrality protests

Thousands gathered in front of Verizon stores<p>Yesterday, one week out from an FCC vote that will almost certainly decimate the open internet protections put in place during the Obama administration, thousands took to the streets. The protests were organized by Fight for the Future, a 10-person …

Journalism

Writers Guild of America 2018 TV Nominations: ‘Stranger Things,’ ‘Godless,’ and ‘Big Little Lies’

HBO will be facing off against Netflix and Hulu once again at the WGA awards next year.<p>The Writers Guild of America, East (WGAE) and the Writers …

TV

Guess which city has been named as the best in the world for a night out

Looking for somewhere new to go raving? Get yourself to Hamburg.<p>The German city has been crowned the best city in the world for a night out, voted …

Music

Condé Nast could merge fashion editors, causing major layoffs

More cuts are in store at Condé Nast as the publisher is weighing merging the fashion-market editors for Vanity Fair, Glamour and W under one …

Media Industry

Uncertainty surrounds editorial future of struggling Daily News

Uncertainty is gripping the Daily News as the depleted edit staff waits to find out who will succeed Arthur “Chucky” Browne as editor-in-chief.<p>Former …

Media Industry

Time exec: Meredith buy makes us a ‘serious digital player’

Not everyone at Time Inc. is running from its soon-to-be owner Meredith Corp.<p>Alan Murray, the chief content officer of Time Inc., said that adding …

Media Industry

Mike Francesa considers joining forces with Bill Simmons

Mike Francesa gave one of the first significant hints about his future after his time with WFAN ends next week.<p>The legendary radio host told Sports …

Media Industry

Hudson News owners selling stake in Galerie magazine

Hudson News kingpin James Cohen and his wife, Lisa Cohen, are selling a big stake in their 1-year-old interior design magazine, Galerie, to Sandow …

Media Industry

CEO of fashion ad firm Laird + Partners leaves after just 10 months

Laird + Partners, the ad agency behind some of fashion’s buzziest campaigns, has lost its chief executive, The Post has learned.<p>One source said …

Media Industry

Ad execs are latest victims of New York Times layoffs

Advertising sales execs at the New York Times were in a tizzy on Wednesday after a fresh round of layoffs decimated the ad sales director role, The …

Media Industry

Mike Bloomberg takes digs at Trump and the Koch Brothers

Mike Bloomberg took pot shots at Donald Trump and the Koch brothers as he presided over his inaugural “Bloomberg 50” shindig at Gotham Hall …

Media Industry

WNYC yanks two more hosts over ‘inappropriate conduct’

WNYC has pulled longtime hosts Leonard Lopate and Johnathan Schwartz off the air over allegations of “inappropriate conduct,” the public radio …

New York City

Premiere: Alix Perez bares his teeth on the snarling 'Dark Star'

Part of the 'Edition 1' release on his label 1985 Music

Music