Joe Pompeo

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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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Another top editor is out at the ‘Daily News’: features chief John Oswald

John Oswald, a veteran editor who was given the features desk about a year ago, is leaving, Capital has learned. Oswald came to the News in 1997, which makes him one of the longest-serving editors at the paper behind its No. 2 editor, Arthur Browne.

Mar. 19, 2013

 
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Looking back, on the 10th anniversary of the Iraq war

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

Mar. 18, 2013

 
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Publisher Jesse Angelo is restructuring the money-losing New York Post’s revenue operation

It's no secret the Post hemorrhages cash (as much as $110 million a year, according to one recent estimate), but nevertheless continues to be subsidized by Murdoch's love of newspapering and the influence it once bought him in New York power circles.

But with the Post and the rest of New Corp's publishing assets about to break off from the lucrative entertainment titles that have long cushioned them in quarterly earnings reports, there's more pressure than ever to shore up the bottom line.

Mar. 18, 2013

 
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Steve Coll named dean of Columbia Journalism School

“Steve Coll is one of the most experienced and respected journalists of his generation.”

Mar. 18, 2013

 
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‘New York’ magazine to finally unveil its new, subscription-based iPad app

A spokesman for the magazine confirmed that staff were given a "working demo" of the app earlier today.

Mar. 8, 2013

 
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The new print operation from Rupert Murdoch, debt-free and flush with cash

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

Mar. 8, 2013

 
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The ‘Times’ names a new culture editor: Danielle Mattoon

Recent internal speculation had favored movie reviewer A.O. Scott or Jodi Kantor; Mattoon is moving over from the Travel section.

Mar. 8, 2013

 
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Coming soon: A long-form digital magazine for Brooklyn, near and far

The thing is, artisanal pickles are precisely the types of topics you probably won't read about on BKLYNR, a web publication produced by a trio of 20-something Columbia alums that promises to "bring you in-depth stories about Brooklyn — all of Brooklyn" that will debut April 4, according to its launch page.

Mar. 8, 2013

 
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Legendary celebrity photographer Richard Corkery rumored to be out at ‘Daily News’

Multiple sources described a clash between Corkery and photo editor Alex Hitchen over a mandated weekly graveyard shift that usually involves fires and crime scenes—not exactly the stuff of Corkery's portfolio.

Mar. 7, 2013

 
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Lena Dunham quietly shakes up the writing operation on ‘Girls’

It's possible that Dunham wanted to rely more on contributions from her more high-profile collaborators, such as Paul Simms, who was tapped as co-executive producer earlier this year. Apatow, who has been a mentor to Dunham, also is a co-executive producer.

Mar. 7, 2013