Joe Pompeo

<em>Guardian</em> touts ComScore win over <em>New York Times</em>:

Roughly 42.6 million people over the age of 15 accessed The Guardian on a desktop in September, versus roughly 41.6 million for the Times.

Bio: Joe Pompeo is a senior reporter at Capital, where he covers media. He was previously a reporter at Yahoo News, Business Insider and The New York Observer.

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Tough times at ‘Columbia Journalism Review’ as an editor departs, others are laid off, and funding looks shaky

Cyndi Stivers exit came as a major overhaul, prompted by waning resources, hit the magazine, resulting in two layoffs, and two employees being moved to half-time; the Columbia University dean responsible for the magazine's finances said that financial losses were the main reasons for the changes.

May. 10, 2013

 
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‘Daily News’ chief Colin Myler tells staff layoffs were ‘inevitable,’ announces new digital initiative in boroughs

We want to assure you that the decisions that have been taken followed serious consultations with all departmental heads."

May. 9, 2013

 
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For New York’s hometown newspapers, days of bloodshed

The Lineup collects the media stories, big and small, that are on our radar each day.

May. 9, 2013

 
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‘New York Post’ offers buyouts; seeks 10-percent staff reduction in attempt to avoid layoffs

The buyouts come as the Post's parent corporation, News Corp., prepares to separate its publishing properties, which also include The Wall Street Journal and various newspapers in the U.K. and Australia, from the company's cash-cow television and film assetts. After the split, the publishing titles will no longer be cushioned by more lucrative brands such as Fox News.

May. 9, 2013

 
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Round two: More layoffs at the ‘Daily News,’ outer-borough desks expected to take hits

Following yesterday's bloodletting, Daily News journalists were bracing this morning for another batch of pink slips to be handed out in the tabloid's newsroom.

May. 9, 2013

 
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News Corp. earnings report highlights need for coming corporate crack-up

The company's latest quarterly earnings report, issued this afternoon, paints a clear picture of why News Corp. is so keen on the separation.

May. 8, 2013

 
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Pink slips for a dozen-plus ‘Daily News’ staffers; vets Joanna Molloy and Albor Ruiz among them

It's unclear who's been let go and how widspread the cuts will be. Several high-profile bylines have been floated by sources, but we've so far been unable to confirm any names.

May. 8, 2013

 
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Robert Redford, unveiling new CNN show ‘Chicagoland,’ calls Rahm Emanuel ‘tough, visionary’

The Lineup collects the media stories, big and small, that are on our radar each day.

May. 8, 2013

 
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‘Times’ editor Jill Abramson likes ‘snowfalling’ a lot better than ‘native advertising’

Abramson also took a gentle dig at the concept of "native advertising," which she said was "for the conference set ... It's the buzzword of 2013's business model discussion at conferences"--such as the one at which she was presently speaking.

May. 7, 2013

 
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An all-documentary movie-theater ground-breaking draws Michaels: Moore and Bloomberg

The Lineup collects the media stories, big and small, that are on our radar each day.

May. 6, 2013