David Taintor

CNN's Remodeled Digital Platform Looks Really Expensive

Site now includes live network stream

You can watch CNN on as of this morning. It's in a little window in a corner of the site, running live from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m., and…

Viacom Partners With Headphones Company to Promote Independent Music

'Music Independence Day' to take over MTV, CMT and VH1

For 12 hours on July 4, MTV, CMT and VH1 are going to be all about music. The networks' owner, Viacom, and the headphones company Monster DNA are teaming up to…

Social Media Editors Debate, Defend Their Role In Newsrooms

Experts: the job has changed, but it still serves a purpose

A handful of top social media editors and experts defended the relevance of their newsroom roles on Friday in light of a BuzzFeed article that declared "the social media editor…

NowThis News Attracts High-Profile Supporters

Will introduce sponsored video content

Coming soon to NowThis News: native ads and big-name investors. The New York-based startup, which describes itself as a mobile-centric news outlet for millennials, plans this summer to introduce sponsored video…