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David Carr, Brian Williams and the Question of Forgiveness Redemption often depends on whether your sins were personal or professional

What are we willing to forgive? In the case of David Carr, some truly horrible things. In fact, you could argue that by the time of his abrupt passing this week,…

February 13, 2015, 10:03 PM EST

David Carr, NYT Media Columnist, Dies at 58 Chronicled both his industry and his struggles with addiction

One of the media industry's most high-profile and insightful figures, David Carr of The New York Times died tonight at 58 after collapsing in the newsroom.  "He was the finest media…

February 12, 2015, 11:42 PM EST

Eric Garner and Michael Brown Join MLK as Civil Rights Martyrs on New Yorker's Cover 'Dream of Reconciliation' also includes slain officer Wenjian Liu

Over the past year, race relations in America have been more volatile than at almost any time since the 1960s, a fact The New Yorker's cover next week will highlight…

January 16, 2015, 4:38 PM EST

9 Popular Sites Become Core of New Adweek Blog Network Previous parent Mediabistro refocuses on recruitment and professional development

A diverse collection of industry blogs previously owned by Mediabistro today has been integrated into Adweek.com as the new Adweek Blog Network. Purchased by Adweek's parent company in 2014, the sites…

January 13, 2015, 10:40 AM EST

Stuart Elliott Takes Buyout as NYT Continues to Lose Top Media and Advertising Reporters Iconic ad columnist joins outgoing TV, press writers

The giant sucking sound you might be hearing from Manhattan this week is probably the vacuum of media and marketing insight being created by New York Times buyouts. Stuart Elliott, the…

December 3, 2014, 1:19 PM EST

U.S. Newspapers Make $40 Billion Less From Ads Today Than in 2000 'The economic devastation would be difficult to exaggerate'

Here's a sobering statistic: From 2000 to 2013, annual U.S. newspaper ad revenue dropped from $63.5 billion to $23 billion.  That 64 percent plummet, noted by The Atlantic, was just one…

October 24, 2014, 9:03 AM EDT

Ben Bradlee, America's Most Iconic Newspaper Editor, Dies at 93 Oversaw The Washington Post's Watergate coverage

He became the face, voice and spirit of tough-talking, detail-obsessed newspaper editors when his team's coverage took down a president, and Ben Bradlee's legacy is sure to live on among…

October 21, 2014, 9:43 PM EDT

Infographic: What Motivates and Agitates Mom Bloggers How (and how much) do they get paid?

For marketers, blogging moms have long been a mysterious and massively influential group that can seem difficult to decode. The reason is relatively simple: No two bloggers are alike. Each…

May 20, 2014, 11:05 PM EDT

Ad of the Day: Newspaper Brilliantly Reenacts Scenes From Art, Music and Film in One Take Grey London's 'Icons'

In marketing, sometimes the greatest obstacle to greatness can be attempting to re-create greatness. Advertising seems to know only how to cheapen art, making it incredibly rare to find an…

February 4, 2014, 11:31 AM EST

CNN Twitter Feed Hacked by the Syrian Electronic Army Brief takeover follows attack on Microsoft

It appears CNN's Twitter feed was briefly hacked this evening by the Syrian Electronic Army, a frequent hijacker of Western news feeds. A series of posts around 6 p.m. Eastern…

January 23, 2014, 6:30 PM EST

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