Topic: Sandy

Could Tumblr Save Web Publishing?

Post Sandy, a growing number of editors see the platform serving as the ultimate CMS

Last month, as storm surges from Hurricane Sandy inundated lower Manhattan, Datagram, a New York-based media ISP, watched as its basement full of severs took on over five feet of…

Eyes of the Storm

Outlets hustle to cover Sandy, with digital, social taking the lead

Two nights after Hurricane Sandy assailed the mid-Atlantic, whipping up a corrosive stew of seawater and galeforce winds that rendered the lower third of Manhattan a sodden Dark Zone, Jon…

FCC: Mobile and Cable Services Improving

New York and New Jersey continue to be 'difficult'

As many residents of New York and New Jersey know all too well after Sandy blew through town, cellphone and cable service outages persist. But overall, communications conditions in the…

Three Media Congloms Make Hefty Sandy Donations

News Corp. and Viacom pitch in $1M each; Disney throws in $2 million

The Walt Disney Company is in a generous mood these days. The day after plunking down $4 billion for Star Wars and Indiana Jones owner Lucasfilm Entertainment, Disney has donated $2 million to Hurricane…