Topic: NewsCorp

A Comparison of the Challenges and Opportunities in the Tribune Publishing-Time Inc. Spinoffs

From illustrious pasts to unwanted assets

Tribune Publishing and Time Inc. are set to spinoff as independent companies later this year, following News Corp's separation from Rupert Murdoch's media empire last year. Both have illustrious pasts,…

News Corp. Unloads IGN Network to Ziff Davis

Sale marks yet another digital mishap for media giant

After a prolonged, somewhat tortured sales process, News Corp. has finally unloaded IGN Entertainment to technology publishing company Ziff Davis, a subsidiary of j2 Global. The deal, first reported to be in…

The Daily Cuts a Third of Its Staff

50 staffers will be laid off, Sports and Opinion sections reduced

The Daily is calling it a staff reorganization, but it really looks more like the beginning of the end. This afternoon, as first reported by AllThingsD, The Daily will be…