Tag: tina brown

by Julie Keck

1. Yahoo CEO Mayer: We faced jail time if we revealed NSA surveillance secrets (Guardian) 2. Tina Brown to leave The Daily Beast and publishing (New York Times) 3. NAA will stop releasing quarterly ad revenue figures, which have consistently declined (Poynter) 4. Vietnam’s Internet censorship bill goes into effect (Electronic Frontier Foundation) 5. BuzzFeed […] more »

by Devin Harner

The following is a commentary by PBS MediaShift contributor Devin Harner. Newsweek’s cover story last week declared that “Heaven Is Real,” at least according to a previously skeptical neurosurgeon who recovered from a near death experience, and lived to write about it. After the announcement on Thursday that it’s killing its print edition at the […] more »

by Mark Glaser

4MR is sponsored by Carnegie-Knight News21, an alliance of 12 journalism schools in which top students tell complex stories in inventive ways. See tips for spurring innovation and digital learning at Learn.News21.com. In this week’s 4MR podcast, I discuss the recent merger announcement between Newsweek magazine and online publication The Daily Beast. The deal becoming […] more »

by Mark Glaser

Howard Kurtz is not only the dean of American media critics, but he has “walked the talk” of his obsession with media. He is a multi-platform juggler, having been in print at the Washington Post for nearly three decades, hosting CNN’s weekend show, “Reliable Sources,” and writing the Media Notes blog for Washingtonpost.com for 10 […] more »

by Mark Glaser

This is one in an occasional series on MediaShift where I discuss issues in-depth with thought leaders in online media. If you have suggestions for future Q&As, or want to participate yourself, drop me a line via the Feedback Form. Profile Harold Evans Age: 81 Hometown and Current Location: Manchester, England; New York Online Persona: […] more »