Getty Images Deutsche Bank is in day three of its annual Media, Internet & Telecommunications Conference. Yesterday’s management discussions included cellular-tower operator Crown Castle International (CCI) and hosting provider Equinix (EQIX), which it rates Buy. Show More Summary
Trying to catch up on your viral videos over lunch? Too bad YouTube is down. According to our internal social media analysis
I don’t pay too much attention to local news via newspaper or television, but I constantly listen to NPR and the BBC and read The Economist and The Week. What these media sources have in common is that they report on international issues. Show More Summary
Yes, paid internship dreams do come true! You could spend your summer working as an editorial intern in the Defy Media offices in New York City. What is Defy Media? Only the parent company for Crushable, The Gloss, Mommyish and Blisstree!...Show More Summary
Gawker Media honcho Nick Denton held a company meeting Tuesday on Kinja, Gawker’s commenting and publishing platform. He wrote: “As its makers, we should use the software ourselves: its virtues should be evident in internal as well as external … Read more
Liberal Democrat MP, John Pugh writes: You may have read the Observer article entitled “Northern Lib Dem MPs rebel over cuts.” It’s a source of wry amusement to behold how the national media treat our internal democratic procedures. Not since primary school have I been referred to as “ringleader”, let alone of a bunch of […]
Since 1975, the United Nations has been celebrating International Women’s Day each year on March 8. This year’s theme is “Equality for women is progress for all.” Organizations, international corporations and celebrities from aroundShow More Summary
I’m always game to mock Michelle Bachmann, but not at the expense of fawning over Hillary Clinton. Gawker feels differently. Michele Bachmann Slanders Hillary Clinton on International Women’s Day Not that Bachmann is above slander, but this hardly qualifies: Minnesota Rep. Show More Summary
VANTAGE MEDIA INTERNATIONAL ACQUIRES WORLDWIDE RIGHTS TO BENETONE HILLIN ENTERTAINMENT’S HIGHLY-ANTICIPATED HORROR FLICK PERNICIOUS James Cullen Bressack Directed Gory And Supernatural Feature Film Stars Ciara Hanna, Jackie Moore And...Show More Summary
In an internal memo, BuzzFeed founder Jonah Peretti compares his upstart media company to the venerable newsmagazine Time. Is there any truth to this comparison? More than some members of the mainstream media would probably like to admit
On this year's International Women's Day on March 8, some fans of Pakistani cricketer Shahid Afridi, who has four girls, are praying that he have a son.
As Tajikistan celebrates the International Women's Day (re-branded as Mother's Day in the country in 2009), social media help amplify the rare voices that speak against the holiday. Writing on his personal website, prominent religious leader and politician Hoji Akbar Turajonzoda urges [tj] Tajiks not to celebrate on March 8: Celebrating Mother's Day or...
Hey folks, hope your week finished up well International Politics Overall - Eric Schmidt of Google remarked at the SXSW conference in Austin, Texas how dictators aren’t blocking social media, they’re “infiltrating it” - Russia: These sanctions certainly will backfire and be a “boomerang” for the U.S. and EU; Meanwhile, suspected Russian spyware has been infecting U.S. [...]
Unidentified men attack journalists, brandishing guns, and snatch cameras. Local television channels are suddenly blocked or replaced. An international news organization is told by a hotel manager to stop broadcasting. These are just...Show More Summary
Walt Disney Studios and Shanghai Media Group Pictures have stuck a multiyear partnership agreement to co-develop Disney-branded movies that would be released in China and other international markets.
The tech sector: In contrast to the media and arts industries, where interns are notoriously underpaid or just go without compensation altogether, those at tech, finance, and consulting companies can get a hefty sum for their summer or semester of work. According to a survey by Glassdoor, Twitter (No. 3 on the list) pays $6,791 per […]
As the much of world eagerly awaits the results of the face-off between a pinkly-pectoraled Putin and our metrosexual commander in chief in this mother of all Mexican standoffs, there is much to ponder. While Putin’s ongoing media campaign to present him to the world as a real man, physically strong and constantly engaged in […]
Warner Bros International Television Production has acquired format rights to distribute BBC One’s new quiz show, The Link. BBC One has commissioned 25 episodes for a daytime slot. The show is produced by STV Productions in association with LTV. Show More Summary
Every day and night, at just about every event that could be of interest to the national and international media, there is at least one Getty photographer, snapping away, all the while knowing that within hours, countless websites, Facebook posts, Tweets, and Tumblr posts will probably be sharing some of these pics without paying or providing any credit. But after … [More]
The parent company of American Idol producer 19 Entertainment is partnering with the London-based producer of ITV2?s Celebrity Juice and MTV’s British Jersey Shore spinoff Geordie Shore with an eye on international programming. CORE Media Group and Big Minded have entered into a joint venture to discover, create and develop worldwide formats. Show More Summary