Google's effort to give original reporting a higher ranking on its news page may appease some publishers, but is less likely to quell criticism from politicians.
The digital publisher will hire a president amid a reorganization that aims to strengthen collaboration among its advertising and ecommerce businesses.
The newspaper undermined a bombshell report about Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh's alleged sexual misconduct by burying the story on its op-ed page, omitting key information and highlighting the piece with a brazenly offensive tweet.
Researchers found "social-media news consumers have an appetite for the more substantial varieties of local news."
By creating a hybrid of paywall and free content, Hearst Connecticut aims to generate reader revenue, while also supporting "significant" web traffic that supports ad sales.
Some 71% of U.S. adults believe their local news media is in good financial health, but only 14% paid for a subscription, donated money or signed up for a membership
A leaked internal memo indicates the world's biggest social network will rely on human editors to pick stories highlighted in its upcoming "Top News" section.
Google this week announced a program to help the publishers of Minnesota's 'Star-Tribune' newspaper study ways to reach younger audiences.
Joi Ito resigned from the M.I.T. Media Lab and from the board of The New York Times less than a day after 'The New Yorker' published a bombshell report.
If you want some insight into the current state of publisher dealmaking, a government filing for the planned $1.4 billion merger between GateHouse Media and Gannett is notable.