Business

Save Sports Illustrated

New ownership and staff layoffs at the publication has many uncertain about the future of sports reporting.

Gannet-Gatehouse Merger and the Decline of Newspapers

The merger of two large media conglomerates, Gannett and Gatehouse Media, is stoking fears about media consolidation and the decline of local newspapers.   As of August 6, according to USA Today, Gannet was bought out by New Media Investment Group, the holding company that owns

Industry Reminded Yet Again of Geographic Disparity

The argument over the coastal concentration and bias of journalists has been litigated again this week, this time over flat roads and almond milk. Like many of these arguments, it began with a tweet from a Politico reporter who was providing her hot takes on

Here’s Why Journalists are Thanking a Bot

In a story for the Atlantic, Adrienne LaFrance, the editor at The Atlantic, wrote “I’m not excluding women on purpose, but I can’t say it’s an accident, either. Reporters choose whom to interview. We carefully parcel out our time as we work toward deadlines.”

What’s in Store for Disney+?

Less than a week after Mickey Mouse’s 90th anniversary, Disney debuted the name of their upcoming direct-to-consumer streaming service: Disney+. According to Disney the service will be launched at the end of 2019. What does this mean for all the Disney content on Netflix and

The Podcast Market is Changing, but Will the Bubble Burst?

In the past months, the podcast market has seen significant changes. Buzzfeed announced it was ending most of its podcast production while the online magazine Slate announced a renewed focus on podcasts. However, across the industry podcast advertising revenue soared