Joe Pompeo

A New York tabloid detente that wasn't:

A public war continued as various plans for cooperating, even merging, in order to survive, were considered—and rejected.

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.

Latest Articles:

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Shorter Times?

One idea for a new product: A shorter, less expensive version of the print newspaper.

Jul. 30, 2014

 
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Times touts young demo for NYT Now, though numbers disappointed

During the second quarter, the Times signed up 32,000 additional subscribers between all three of these products and the standard all-access digital plans combined. It did not break out numbers for the individual offerings.

Jul. 29, 2014

 
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Times reports digital circulation gain, but what’s driving it?

The total number of people paying to read the Times on web browsers and mobile devices is now around 831,000, up from 799,000 as of the end of the first quarter.

Jul. 29, 2014

 
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The Enquirer exposed!

Young Dylan Howard wants to return a notorious tabloid to respectability ... almost.

Jul. 28, 2014

 
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Beach reads where reporters are the stars

Yes, another crop of romans-a-clefs where journalists are the stars

Jul. 25, 2014

 
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Observer names Alexandra Peers culture editor

This will be her second stint at the weekly paper.

Jul. 24, 2014

 
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Bloomberg Media Group rounds out masthead with Josh Topolsky

The co-founder of Vox Media's technology site, The Verge, Topolsky will begin working at Bloomberg Media Group on August 4 as editor of Bloomberg Digital and chief digital content officer.

Jul. 24, 2014

 
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Times defends its Gaza coverage

A spokesperson characterizes the criticism, screaming from the front page of the Observer, as partisan.

Jul. 23, 2014

 
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Alan Murray named Fortune editor, Andy Serwer out

Fortune named a new editor today in the first major masthead handoffs since its parent company, Time Inc., began trading as a standalone magazine publisher.

Jul. 22, 2014

 
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Tears at the Daily News as veterans get pink slips

Emotions ran high over the weekend as it emerged that longtime photographer David Handschuh was let go

Jul. 21, 2014