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The New York Times Won’t Skimp on the Cost of Journalism - Even if That Means Selling Itself

recode.net — The New York Times has long been the pinnacle of journalism, and whether or not you're convinced of its investigative mettle, there's no doubting the Times' impact, like when a 10,000-word, two-part feature on nail salons prompted the passage of a new state law.
Aug 19, 2015

A somewhat strange story, but it sounds like the NYT is going to have to sell itself soon? recode.net/2015/08/19/the…

Aug 19, 2015

Media watch: a depressing take on the incredible shrinking New York Times on.recode.net/1USBFHZ Huge staff cuts loom pic.twitter.com/Pcq2WxwwFR

Aug 19, 2015

recode: The New York Times Won't Skimp on the Cost of Journalism ... Even if That Means Selling Itself -- recode.net/2015/08/19/the…

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Bezos Paid a ‘Friendship Premium’ for the Washington Post

bloomberg.com — Aug. 7 (Bloomberg) -- Jeff Bezos's purchase of the Washington Post may look like a steal, yet it came at a rich valuation that newspapers such as the New York Times Co. may only dream of obtaining. The founder of Amazon.com Inc.

The FT Sale to Nikkei Means Bloomberg Can Finally Focus on Buying the New York Times

recode.net — The Financial Times, the must-read business broadsheet for the 1 percent for over a century, is being sold to Japanese financial news publisher Nikkei for about $1.3 billion. That's after earlier reports (including in the FT itself), that the newspaper could be sold to German publisher Axel Springer.
Jul 23, 2015

Bloomberg can't buy the FT, so hey maybe now he will make a run at buying the NYT on.recode.net/1IfX3xQ via @edmundlee

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Pearson Said Exploring Financial Times Sale as CEO Leaves

bloomberg.com — Nov. 7 (Bloomberg) -- Pearson Plc is planning to explore a sale of the Financial Times newspaper as the company focuses on its faster-growing education business, people with knowledge of the situation said. The company has decided to consider offers for the newspaper this year, said the people, who declined to be identified because the process is private.
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Tweeting About Twerking Seen as Lifeline for TV Industry

bloomberg.com — Oct. 8 (Bloomberg) -- Meredith Parker, a 23-year-old sales rep in New York, spends most nights out meeting friends or attending work events. Any night but Monday. That's when she rushes home to watch ABC's "The Bachelor," a reality show that begins its 18th season in January.

NYT Publisher Said to Always Have Clashed With Abramson

bloomberg.com — May 15 (Bloomberg) -- When Arthur Sulzberger Jr. named Jill Abramson the first female editor of the New York Times Co. in 2011, he sang her praises as "the perfect choice to lead the next phase of The Times's evolution."

Twitter Stock Jumps Nearly 8 Percent on Fake Bloomberg News Post

recode.net — This is a real story, but a fake one caused Twitter's stock to surge nearly 8 percent. The bogus news report, attributed to Bloomberg News, said the company received a $31 billion buyout offer, a clever ploy to goose the company's shares. The stock dropped soon after but it's still trading about 3 percent higher from yesterday's close.
Jul 14, 2015

$TWTR jumps nearly 8 percent on fake Bloomberg News post...but don't worry, this story is real: on.recode.net/1JfFGhE

Jul 14, 2015

RT @edmundlee: $TWTR jumps nearly 8 percent on fake Bloomberg News post...but don't worry, this story is real: on.recode.net/1JfFGhE

Jul 14, 2015

RT @edmundlee: $TWTR jumps nearly 8 percent on fake Bloomberg News post...but don't worry, this story is real: on.recode.net/1JfFGhE

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Hulk Hogan Sex Trial Against Gawker to Hear New Court Date in October

recode.net — Participants in Hulk Hogan's $100 million invasion of privacy lawsuit against Gawker Media will discuss a new trial date on Oct. 20, according to the circuit court overseeing the trial. That means it's very likely it won't start till next year. Gawker successfully postponed the original Jul.

Hulk Hogan Sex Trial Postponed

recode.net — Hulk Hogan's $100 million invasion of privacy lawsuit against Gawker Media has been postponed. The original date for the trial was Jul. 6, but it appears Gawker won an appeal on technical grounds, requiring more time for the defense, according to a source. A new date hasn't been set.

Hulk Hogan Trial Judge Says Press Can Stay in Court, But Still Can’t See the Sex Tape (But They’ll Hear It)

recode.net — What's a sex tape with no images? The press will find out. A Florida judge ruled the press should be allowed to stay in the courtroom during Hulk Hogan's entire trial in his $100 million invasion of privacy lawsuit against Gawker Media.
Jul 02, 2015

Press will be allowed to hear but not see Hulk Hogan sex tape during Gawker trial. on.recode.net/1f5wXHr

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Sep 01, 2015

RT @lkirchner: "The Tiger Mom Tax: Asians Are Nearly Twice as Likely to Get a Higher Price from Princeton Review" propublica.org/article/asians…

Sep 01, 2015

There's really no good reason for the markets to fall this much on China manufacturing data--market logic here sucks wsj.com/articles/globa…

Sep 01, 2015

RT @OKnox: If this is not your favorite Hillary email from this particular dump, I'm not sure we can be friends. #GefilteFish pic.twitter.com/juKSO1maOH

Aug 31, 2015

To be clear @wsj isn't apologizing for its earlier tweet referring to his weakened stance as a "chink in his armor" twitter.com/wsj/status/638…

Aug 27, 2015

Read all the majors and bunch of the so-called explainer websites -- no one can decipher the global market rout (and rise).

Aug 26, 2015

RT @AntDeRosa: My Op-Ed for @latimes - A rule for online news: Errors are inevitable; lack of transparency is not latimes.com/opinion/op-ed/…

Aug 26, 2015

RT @GreensladeR: 'Rapacious' Arianna Huffington accused of devaluing journalists by employing 'predatory business practices' tinyurl.com/qayoohb


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