Friday, August 6, 2010

Patch.com -- New on the Net


Check out Patch.com for hyper-local news. And coming in late September, see Chatsworth Patch. In the meantime, click over to Twitter and follow ChatsworthPatch and TwitterPatch. Sphere: Related Content

Monday, April 26, 2010

Sunday, April 18, 2010

A Bad Morning at The New York Times

Gerald Boyd was a classic specimen of the self-made man. Born poor, he worked and studied his way up out of poverty under the guidance of his widowed grandmother. Childhood was work and study, study and work, and though they do not always guarantee success, for Gerald Boyd they did just what movies, books, and professional moralizers said they would do, probably because his widowed grandmother contributed a lot of wisdom, love, and iron to the self-making; and in his early fifties Gerald Boyd became managing editor of The New York Times. This was the second most important job in the newsroom of one of the world’s better newspapers. He was the first black ever to reach such a dazzling position in theTimes hierarchy, and the gaudiest job of all—the executive editorship—seemed within his reach almost until the very moment he was fired. [Click for More] Sphere: Related Content

Saturday, April 3, 2010

iPad Arrives... and?

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Wednesday, March 31, 2010

Friday, March 26, 2010

Journalism Layoffs

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Friday, January 29, 2010

The World's Most Generic News Report


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Monday, January 18, 2010

Miami News Reunion Recalls Good Old Days


The Phone Caper Story and many others like it are surely being retold this weekend as 100 or so Miami News staffers gather in Miami for a remarkable, out-of-nowhere reunion -- 21 years after the demise of the spunky afternoon newspaper. [Click for MORE]
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Wednesday, January 13, 2010

10 Years in 2 Minutes With 92 Covers


ASME and MPA presents “Covering the Decade,” a fast-paced video that tells the story of the century’s first decade through the prism of magazine covers. Sphere: Related Content

Saturday, January 9, 2010

Early Times? Late Times? What Times?

For generations, newspapers have tried to cut the time between printing and delivery, giving readers the latest news — especially on big stories that often land on the front page. The Los Angeles Times is about to take a big step in the other direction. [Click for MORE] Sphere: Related Content