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Print takes another hit: Time Warner to spinoff Time magazine

Mar 7, 2013
Time Warner announced plans to spin off its magazine namesake. In fact, the company is getting rid of all of its magazines.
Posted In: Time Warner, newsweek, news media

Al Jazeera buys U.S. news channel Current TV

Jan 3, 2013
Estimates are Al Jazeera will pay $500 million for Current. In exchange, Al Jazeera will get access to about 40 million homes in the U.S.
Posted In: news media, Al Jazeera, Time Warner

Out of bankruptcy, Tribune looks to sell off newspapers

Dec 31, 2012
After four years the Tribune Company emerges from bankruptcy today. The media conglomerate includes the L.A. Times, the Chicago Tribune, a handful of TV stations and a big slice of the Food Network.
Posted In: bankruptcy, news media, media

UK press may face tougher regulation after hacking scandal

Nov 29, 2012
UK officials are expected to recommend a new, tougher media regulatory body following a series of phone-hacking, bribery, and data theft abuses by the country's newspapers.
Posted In: UK, hacking, news media, media

Among the winners in 2012? Pollsters

Nov 8, 2012
Polls drew a lot of eyeballs to media sites this election, but creating a good poll isn't so easy.
Posted In: news media, polls, 2012 election

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