NEW YORK (Reuters) - Robert M. Pirsig, author of the influential 1970s philosophical novel “Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance,” died on Monday at the age of 88, his publisher said. William Morrow & Co. executive editor PeterShow More Summary
WOW. This is such a good idea, it’s worth considering for The Moderate Voice — which is soon to get a redesign that will be better feature non-political stories, among other things. The Daily Beast’s Executive Editor, John Avlon, who is also a contributor to CNN, may have hit upon the most welcome idea in [...]Show More Summary
NewsBusters executive editor Tim Graham appeared on the final edition of Fox News’s The Factor, Friday, to slam journalists as being in a “festival of hate” during Donald Trump’s first few months. Talking to guest host Greg Gutfeld,Show More Summary
CNBC Digital adds Jeffrey McCracken as managing editor for digital, announced senior vice president and executive editor Jay Yarow in a note to staff. McCracken joins from Bloomberg, where he has been executive editor and, per Yarow's note, "spent almost seven years at Bloomberg building an impressive M&A team." Prior to joining Bloomberg in 2010,...
In a note to staff, Catherine Kim, NBC News Digital's executive editor, announced the hire of David Firestone as managing editor. "David will work closely with me as we continue to expand our newsroom, refine our editorial mission, innovate and evolve and build a loyal audience across all our platforms and products," writes Kim. Firestone...
To the editor: Arkansas had the right idea in trying execute six prisoners within 11 days — before its supply of a lethal-injection drug is set to expire in May — but some judges and misguided activists got in its way. (“In flurry of rulings, Arkansas' plan to execute inmates by month's end is...
(Image credit: Janel Laban) Apartment Therapy Media is seeking a DIY Editor to join us in our fast-paced and fun Soho office. This full-time staff position will report to the Executive and Managing Editors and will concept, create, write,...Show More Summary
The executive editor of the Louisville Courier-Journal has defended an article the publication wrote exploring the previous felony convictions of the man violently dragged off a United Airlines plane out of Chicago Sunday. David Dao,...Show More Summary
In subscribers mailboxes, comic books shops and via digital now, on news stands next Tuesday!!: Cover (Mark Fredrickson) Letters and Tomatoes (Ed.) Remembering Gerry Gersten (John Ficarra, MAD Executive Editor) The Fundalini Pages (Kenny Keil, Ward Sutton, Jonathan Edwards, Bob Eckstein, Bob Staake, John Kerschbaum, Sam Sisco, Aabye-Gayle D. Show More Summary
A roundtable discusses the issue. "The line that jumped out to me from Green’s interview was when Green quotes his new executive editor [Dean Baquet] as saying, 'It’s wrong to try to solve all of an institution’s diversity problems in one hire.' So the answer is... to not solve any of them with this […]
On this episode host Terrence O'Brien is joined by executive editor Dana Wollman and (eventually) senior editor Chris Velazco. They start by looking at the current state of cord cutting and weigh the value of YouTube's new live streaming TV package. Show More Summary
Walt Mossberg, the award-winning tech writer who was one of Steve Jobs’ favorite journalists, is retiring. Currently serving as executive editor at The Verge and editor-at-large of Recode, Mossberg has been one of the best-known names in tech writing since 1991, when he started writing his “Personal Technology” column for the Wall Street Journal. Show More Summary
To the editor: Your editorial says that many parents don’t want the death penalty for their children’s killers. This may be true for a small population of families, but until it’s your child that was murdered, you have no understanding of that loss. It doesn’t matter what kind of educational degree...
Vice President of Marvel’s Digital Media Group confirms Spidey is coming in 2017. Ryan Penagos, Vice President & Executive Editor of Marvel Digital Media, has confirmed that we’ll be seeing the PS4 exclusive
Earlier this week, we reported about the appointment of new executive editors at Playboy magazine for the digital and print side. Leila Brillson, brought in to oversee the former domain, is also part of a fascinating March 31 piece shared by the magazine titled "10 Feminists on Why They Work for Playboy." Photographs by: Miles...
Donald Trump’s disappearing act from the Oval Office on Friday did not go unnoticed on Twitter. After the president walked out without signing two executive orders that he’d just promoted to the media, B uzzFeed editor Jesse McLarenShow More Summary
Editors Note: Bill Mechanic is chairman and CEO of Pandemonium Films and a former top executive at Paramount, Disney and chairman and CEO of Fox Filmed Entertainment when the studio generated Die Hard With A Vengeance, Independence Day and Titanic. Show More Summary
By Jennifer Weeks, The Conversation Editor’s note: The following is a roundup of archival stories. On March 28 President Trump signed an executive order that launched a broad assault on policies put in place by the Obama administration to reduce carbon pollution. Show More Summary
On this special all Samsung edition of the Engadget Podcast host Terrence O'Brien is joined by executive editor Dana Wollman and senior editor Chris Velazco. First all three will debate some of the most burning questions surrounding South Korea's biggest phone manufacturer. Show More Summary
Samsung is facing its biggest test with the unveiling of a new phone, the Galaxy S8. CNET News executive editor Roger Cheng joins CBSN with details of what to expect from the new device.