Janelle Monáe Narrates New York Times Ad for 1619 Project – Tempemail-Tempemail Zone

Actor, singer and producer Janelle Monáe can add one more accolade to her bio: the first celebrity to appear in an advertisement for The New York Times. A 30-second commercial from the publisher will run ....

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Spotify Buys The Ringer, Calling It ‘the Next ESPN’ – Tempemail-Tempemail Zone

The Ringer’s Bill Simmons is taking his talents—and his 90-person staff—to Spotify.  The music streaming service today announced that it has picked up The Ringer, the sports and culture site Simmons started in 2016. Terms ....

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Here’s What We Know About the Political Tech Company Behind the Iowa Caucus Snafu – Tempemail-Tempemail Zone

Iowa’s caucus system is typically confusing but a new mobile app has made things significantly more complicated—so much so that Iowa’s first-in-the-nation results won’t be released until officials manually check all of the results. Last ....

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The Guardian Will No Longer Take Ad Money From Oil Companies – Tempemail-Tempemail Zone

At a time when climate change is ravaging the world, and “sustainability” has moved beyond phrase du jour to an actual business model, philosophical—if not ethical and moral—questions vex media company executives. Do they continue ....

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Warren Buffet Sells BH Media Group to Lee Enterprises – Tempemail-Tempemail Zone

The media industry has seen big investments from billionaires who have taken on newspapers and magazines in recent years. But amid this, Warren Buffett is shedding the responsibility. Berkshire Hathaway, Buffett’s holding company, announced today ....

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Children’s Media Studio Encantos Closes $2M Seed Round – Tempemail-Tempemail Zone

First conceived as a multicultural nursery rhyme brand (with a heavy Latinx influence) in 2015, Encantos Media Studios has spent the past four years aiming to inspire “21st-century kids to learn 21st-century skills” through direct-to-consumer ....

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