a Last-Ditch Effort to Save a Newspaper Company – Tempemail-Tempemail Zone

McClatchy filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy today in a move executives say won’t result in layoffs but will put majority ownership of yet another media company—this time a 163-year-old, family-owned publisher—in the hands of a ....

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iHeart Media Rolls Out New Ad Marketplace for Podcasts – Tempemail-Tempemail Zone

Chasing industry trends, iHeart Media is about to become the latest audio company to release a custom ad network. Executives say iHeartPodcast AdSuite will tempt brands and potential partners—and set the company apart from its ....

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FTC Seeks Information From Big Tech Companies on Mergers From 2010 to 2019 – Tempemail-Tempemail Zone

The Federal Trade Commission is taking a closer look at acquisitions in the past decade by tech giants Alphabet, Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google. The agency issued orders today requiring the five companies to provide ....

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Instagram’s $20 Billion Ad Revenue Isn’t Exactly Surprising – Tempemail-Tempemail Zone

It’s hard to remember now, but for the first three years of its existence, Instagram was ad-free. When it finally incorporated ads, shortly after Facebook bought the photo-sharing platform for $1 billion in 2012, the ....

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Spotify Is Investing Even More in the Podcast Game – Tempemail-Tempemail Zone

Spotify turned heads when it announced Wednesday that it acquired The Ringer, Bill Simmons’ popular podcast network for sports and culture fans. We sat down with Danielle Lee, Spotify’s global vp of partner solutions, within ....

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Forbes Names Lynn Schlesinger CMO – Tempemail-Tempemail Zone

In the latest of several leadership appointments already this year, Forbes named Lynn Schlesinger to the role of chief marketing officer, the company announced today. Schlesinger has been at Forbes for less than a year, ....

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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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Media Companies Are (Still) Changing Hands Like Hotcakes – Tempemail-Tempemail Zone

Facing a challenging environment in which publishers are competing with big tech companies (namely Facebook and Google, though Amazon is rising) for digital ad dollars, media companies have banded together and merged, consolidating resources to ....

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Protocol, New Tech Site From Politico’s Publisher, Is Live – Tempemail-Tempemail Zone

After Robert Allbritton, publisher of politics-centric news organization Politico, saw the need to cover an aggressively changing tech industry, he landed on a concept that borrowed from the political site’s model: niche reporting that would ....

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