Topic: Newspapers, Magazines

Time Inc., HP Challenging Apple's Dominance of Publishing World

Hewlett-Packard’s Palm unit has unveiled the TouchPad, its entry into the tablet market in San Francisco today, and Time Inc. is the exclusive magazine publishing partner on the new device,…

February 9, 2011, 12:00 AM EST

All in the Family: Rupert Murdoch Soon to Buy His Daughter’s Company

After years of cajoling, guilting and bribing, Rupert Murdoch is on the verge of accomplishing one of his oft-stated business goals: getting his daughter, Elisabeth, to work for him again.News…

February 9, 2011, 12:00 AM EST

Was Chubb's Exit From Condé Really Voluntary?

After a reorganization that diminished the size of her department last fall, Condé Nast Digital President Sarah Chubb is on her way out. The company insists her exit was voluntary,…

February 8, 2011, 12:00 AM EST

Michael Wolff: AOL-HuffPo Milestone Duly Noted

The content rollup has begun. Say this for Tim Armstrong: He’s stayed on message, turning his inchoate business into a potentially reasonable collection of content assets—a manly bid to save himself…

February 7, 2011, 12:00 AM EST

AOL Acquires The Huffington Post

In a blockbuster move aimed at reinventing the company, AOL has acquired The Huffington Post for $315 million. As part of the stunning agreement, Huffington Post co-founder and editor-in-chief Arianna Huffington…

February 7, 2011, 12:00 AM EST

Editorial Off the Charts

On Jan. 28, as the protests in Egypt escalated, Mohamed Nanabhay—who runs Al Jazeera’s English Web site—noticed traffic was exploding using a real-time analytics tool called chartbeat. By the end…

February 6, 2011, 12:00 AM EST

Circulation News Not Good for Big Magazine Publishers

Magazines continue to face a tough newsstand climate, according to a sampling of second-half 2010 figures filed with the Audit Bureau of Circulations. Vogue and Vanity Fair publisher Condé Nast fared…

February 4, 2011, 12:00 AM EST

Newsweek, MSNBC Sever Traffic Ties

One of the supposed advantages of the combined NewsBeast was that The Daily Beast would get the benefit of Newsweek’s much bigger audience.  Now, it looks like that advantage is…

February 3, 2011, 12:00 AM EST

Hearst Makes Blockbuster Offer for Lagardère's Mags

Recent years have seen a spate of magazine distress sales, but as the first green shoots of a rebound are being seen, there are at least some people out there…

January 31, 2011, 12:00 AM EST

NewsBeast, Union Agree to Deal on Staffing Issues

The merger between Newsweek and The Daily Beast is one step closer to completion. The two companies have hammered out staffing issues that will add some 36 Beast employees to…

January 28, 2011, 12:00 AM EST