Joe Pompeo

Buzzfeed hires news-design guy from the <em>Times</em>:

The latest in a steady stream of legacy media talent being recruited by competitors from the startup world

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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Gerard Baker introduces himself to staff at ‘Journal,’ says that ‘outside the coasts’ people love the editorials

One person at Friday's Town Hall asked whether Baker had given any thought to rejiggering the editorial page. He demurred, saying that he has no authorty over the opinion pages. But he said that the editorials often rank among the most-read content on wsj.com and joked that "outside of the coasts," people really love them.

Feb. 11, 2013

 
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On drones and the media; plus, Obama’s unfriendliness, the uses of Latin, and a ‘WSJ’ power index for New York

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Feb. 10, 2013

 
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A close look at the ‘T’ magazine revamp

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Feb. 7, 2013

 
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‘Times’ C.E.O. Mark Thompson promises a ‘new strategy,’ details in April

He mentioned building up the Times' portfolio of paid digital products and developing its nascent conference business, as well as ramping up mobile and video efforts while growing internationally. (Nothing we haven't already heard.) But that's about it. "I'll have much more to say to you ... on our next earnings call in April," he said.

Feb. 7, 2013

 
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Digital magazine sales doubled in second half of 2012, as newsstand sales dropped

The digital momentum is a bright spot for publishers, who have been pushing tablet editions in the face of shrinking print circulation and advertising revenues.

Feb. 7, 2013

 
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News Corp. says its split-up is on track

The separation of Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. into two separate publicly-traded companies is on track for the end of the current fiscal year, executives said today.

Feb. 6, 2013

 
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Whither shall she wander? The race to plot Ann Curry’s career course

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Feb. 6, 2013

 
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Anderson Cooper, John King at center of Jeff Zucker’s CNN shakeup

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Feb. 5, 2013

 
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A goodbye to teary newsroom scenes? Why Friday’s wake at the ‘Times’ was undercovered

hile I and other media reporters were scrambling to keep track of and break news on every single buyout-taker whose name was leaking out of 620 8th Avenue over the past two weeks, we all missed the more colorful scenes that were unfolding in the newsroom last Friday. Buzzfeed's Doree Shafrir explains why, and I add a few ideas too.

Feb. 4, 2013

 
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CBS commentary during Super Bowl blackout was an embarrassment, but ratings were fantastic

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Feb. 4, 2013