Joe Pompeo

New York Times ad revenues are up, but hold the champagne:

Print and digital advertising revenues were up 3.7 percent and 2.2 percent, respectively, year on year,

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

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Hurricane Sandy shines spotlight on local news

We're looking for more of the best stuff, so send suggestions to joe [at] capitalnewyork.com and we'll update this post as they come in.

Oct. 29, 2012

 
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Dark and stormy day: a Hurricane Sandy playlist

Herewith, 10 songs about wind and rain and lightning and shipwrecks to help pass the day along with your Trader Joe's snack-pile and Netflix queue as we all wait to see just how bad this thing might get.

Oct. 29, 2012

 
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The Lineup: Hurricane Sandy edition

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

Oct. 29, 2012

 
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‘Times’ foreign editor says readers in China are finding their way to the site despite government blockade

"We don't know exactly how this is gonna play out," said Kahn. "There have been short-term blockages of both English and Chinese sites run by Western media in China before, and there are also examples of long-term blockages. We've obviously seen a strong reaction from them, and that suggests this isn't just a casual thing that's going to disappear by tomorrow morning."

Oct. 26, 2012

 
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The ‘Times’ hits its first hurdle in its quest to capture the Chinese market

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

Oct. 26, 2012

 
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Arthur Sulzberger Jr. ‘satisfied’ that incoming ‘Times’ chief Mark Thompson not stained by BBC scandal

On Thursday morning, Arthur Sulzberger Jr. trumpeted a resounding vote of confidence for Mark Thompson, who will replace him on Nov. 12 as as chief executive of The New York Times Company, a role Sulzberger has filled on an interim basis for nearly the past year.

Oct. 25, 2012

 
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For questions about your Wall Street Journal delivery, please tweet @rupertmurdoch

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

Oct. 24, 2012

 
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Barry Diller: ‘Newsweek’ cuts to be as ‘spare’ as possible

On this morning's IAC third-quarter earnings call, company chairman Barry Diller addressed last week's bombshell news that Newsweek will eliminate its print edition starting in 2013.

Oct. 24, 2012

 
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‘Times’ union stages ‘informational’ picket as incoming C.E.O. comes under scrutiny

The fiery 20-month contract battle between unionized New York Times employees and company management appears to be getting hotter every day.

Oct. 24, 2012

 
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Fox News has highest telecast ratings of its 16-year run with last night’s debate

And that, even as the total number of viewers across all broadcast and cable networks was lower for this debate than for the two previous ones, with a total of 53.9 million viewers.

Oct. 23, 2012