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March 27, 2015: Tanzina Vega has been named digital correspondent at CNN Politics. She had been metro reporter at The New York Times. (FishbowlNY)

March 26, 2015: Jazmine Hughes has been named associate digital editor at The New York Times Magazine. She had been contributing editor at The Hairpin. (FishbowlNY)

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Upworthy Looks Like It's Ready to Join the World of Journalism - Posted January 8, 2015
Local news started it. CNN made it mainstream. And now, UGM -- user-generated media -- is officially a big thing. YouTube has successfully served as a platform for the common man, but who thought of allowing said man to write for the mass... [FishbowlDC]

Facebook Testing Featured Videos in Videos Sections of Select Pages - Posted December 24, 2014
Facebook confirmed to TechCrunch that it is testing a new design for the ... [AllFacebook]

Sad Dogma: Pope Francis Did Not Say All Dogs Go to Heaven - Posted December 24, 2014
If your friends follow the PRNewserverse (and why shouldn't they), everyone would tell you that Pope Francis is the patron saint of PR. For ... [FishbowlDC]

NewsWhip Announces 2014 Whippies Winners; HuffPost Takes Facebook Gold - Posted December 18, 2014
Social media news aggregator NewsWhip announced the winner... [AllFacebook]

This Is Why The Guest List For Your Next Event Is So Important - Posted December 15, 2014
Mary Jo White on SEC's plans for financial regulation #dbconf http://t.co/InKnZ0fleW (Andrew Renneisen for NYT) pic.twitter.com/OjgVur3dXP -- DealBook (@dealbook) December 11, 2014 ... [FishbowlDC]

Can Facebook Legally Challenge Search Warrants? - Posted December 12, 2014
The Appellate Division for the First Department in N... [AllFacebook]

REPORT: PlayBuzz Tops Publishers on Facebook in Shares for November - Posted December 11, 2014
Quiz site PlayBuzz continued its ... [AllFacebook]

'The New York Times' Creates State-by-State Facebook Posts for Thanksgiving Recipes - Posted December 2, 2014
All of the news that's fit to divide into 52 Facebook posts? ... [AllFacebook]

NYT PR Defends Decision to Publish the Name of Officer Darren Wilson's Street - Posted November 26, 2014
Journalists are supposed to be our storytellers, our soothsayers, our trusted cohorts who are all given carte blanche to walk into our homes or places of employment and give us -- as one sage orator once opined -- "... [FishbowlDC]

NYT Scoops Up Former NPR Exec Kinsey Wilson - Posted November 25, 2014
NPR's former vice president and and chief content officer, Kinsey Wilson, who was ousted in October, will be the first ever editor for innovation and strategy at The New York Times. Wilson, who has served in top roles at other major national media publications like USA Today, Newsday and Congressional Quarterly,... [morningmedianewsfeed]

NYT Scoops Up Former NPR Exec Kinsey Wilson - Posted November 25, 2014
NPR's former vice president and and chief content officer, Kinsey Wilson, who was ousted in October, will be the first ever editor for innovation and strategy at The New York Times. Wilson, who has served in top roles at other major national media publications like USA Today, Newsday and Congressional Quarterly,... [FishbowlNY]

The New York Times Experienced Premature Publication on Keystone XL - Posted November 20, 2014
The New York Times just can't catch a break. The editors of the Old Grey Lady have serious sight problems, as noted with this unfortunate front page drama and ... [FishbowlDC]

Facebook Shuttle Bus Drivers Voting Wednesday on Whether to Join Teamsters - Posted November 19, 2014
The drivers of Facebook's shuttle buses, who actually work for ... [AllFacebook]

REPORT: The Huffington Post Still Rules Publishers on Facebook, But Here Comes PlayBuzz - Posted November 12, 2014
... [AllFacebook]

Jill Abramson, Steven Brill Back Long-Form Journalism Start-Up - Posted November 7, 2014
A new start-up venture spearheaded by former New York Times Executive Editor Jill Abramson... [10,000 Words]

'National Geographic' Dominates Publishers in October in Facebook, Twitter, Instagram Actions - Posted November 6, 2014
National Geographic blew away the competition in October according to the... [AllFacebook]

ELECTION DAY: Facebook Does Its Part to Get Voters to the Polls - Posted November 4, 2014
Election Day is underway in the U.S. Tuesday in what stands to be an important midterm election year, and Facebook is doing its p... [AllFacebook]

A Blueprint to Facebook's Rooms 'Anonymous App' - Posted October 23, 2014
The "anonymous chatting application" that The New York Times' ... [AllFacebook]

The New York Times Ignores Spell Check...Again - Posted October 23, 2014
Quick question: Anyone know any editors at The New York Times? Specifically, someone who works on the front page? You see, we in the PRNewserverse are concerned about the paper nicknamed "The Old Grey Lady" because we believe... [FishbowlDC]

Facebook Files Suit vs. Paul Ceglia's Lawyers - Posted October 20, 2014
Anyone following the ill-fated lawsuit filed against Facebook and its co-founder and CEO, ... [AllFacebook]

Guy Fieri Restaurant Thriving Despite One of the Worst Reviews in History - Posted October 16, 2014
Remember that time The New York Times' Pete Wells went ... [FishbowlDC]

The New York Times Makes Front Page News for the Wrong Reasons - Posted October 14, 2014
Publishers have held countless recent brainstorm sessions in which they clutch a dry erase board and a glass of Scotch while trying to figure out how they can get subscribers back. Ideas on the accessibility front include more responsive design, exclusive member content, better UX, and a friendly suggestion that Mr.... [FishbowlDC]

HuffPost Continues to Dominate Facebook Interactions, Shares Among Publishers - Posted October 10, 2014
The Huffington Post continued its reign atop the lists of ... [AllFacebook]

REPORT: Facebook to Launch Anonymous App - Posted October 7, 2014
While Facebook has stuck with its policy of requiring its user... [AllFacebook]

NYT Writer Creeped Out by Her PR Dossier - Posted October 6, 2014
Most PR people and the pitching services they use maintain profiles for prominent media contacts. You can imagine how that might be a little weird for the other party, though, right? The vast majority of journalists aren't celebrities, but accessing such a profile would be similar to a boy band member readin... [FishbowlDC]

Drivers of Facebook Shuttle Buses Eye Teamsters Membership - Posted October 6, 2014
Facebook and several other tech companies in Silicon Valley provide shuttle buses to transport their employees, and according to ... [AllFacebook]

Five Short Films Based on 'Twilight' Characters to Debut Exclusively on Facebook - Posted October 1, 2014
Team Edward or Team Jacob? The Twilight film series may be... [AllFacebook]

Uncertain Future for NY Times Reporter Protecting Confidential Source - Posted September 15, 2014
[caption id="attachment_28809" align="alignleft" width="300"] New York Times reporter James Risen, photo via Alex Menendez, UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism[/caption] It's been more than three months since the Supreme Court turned down an appeal f... [10,000 Words]

Home Depot Data Breach Could Break Record Set by Target - Posted September 4, 2014
Bad news for Home Depot as the company presumably prepares to issue some serious apologies: a recently reported credit card data breach could quickly surpass Target's nightmare to become the biggest in history. ... [FishbowlDC]

Should Small Businesses Handle Their Own PR? - Posted August 21, 2014
In a guest post last week, Sarah Rose reminded us that freshly launched startups don't necessarily need PR assistance...yet. ... [FishbowlDC]

Tech Giants Can Handle Their Own Mergers and Acquisitions Now - Posted August 18, 2014
A New York Times piece published over th... [FishbowlDC]

Is the Public Statement of Advocacy the New PR Stunt? - Posted August 7, 2014
Minneapolis-based Target hit a direct bulls-eye with an interesting blog post from Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer Jodee Kozlak. In the post, she notes her retail ... [FishbowlDC]

Facebook Fires Back at Internet.org Critic - Posted August 4, 2014
Most companies respond to criticism in the press with statements by executives or spokespeople, but Facebook answered a column in ... [AllFacebook]

The New York Times Goes to Pot - Posted August 4, 2014
Last week, The New York Times inspired a media ballyhoo when its editorial board asked the U.S. government to lift its ban on marijuana. Beyond inspiring the obvious headlines, ... [GalleyCat]

Obama to The New York Times: 'Legalize It? No We Can't.' - Posted July 30, 2014
The week began with a landmark opinion piece from The New York Times' editorial board, which collectively asked for the federal repeal of the ban against ... [FishbowlDC]

When Did Press Coverage of PR Explode? The New York Times 'Chronicle' Has Your Answer - Posted July 29, 2014
Two years ago, we first saw this report from the prestigious Nieman Journalism Lab about Chronicle,... [FishbowlDC]

The New York Times Editorial Board Says 'Legalize It'; Munchies Ensue - Posted July 28, 2014
One green begets another In what has to be the biggest sign of the inevitabililty of that marijuana legalization, The New York Times editorial board ... [FishbowlDC]

'At The End of The Day,' Even The New York Times Does This - Posted July 10, 2014
The catchphrase for an epidemic that ruins most new business pitches and PR interviews is "vocal crutch." It is that drastic moment when a flack runs out of something interesting to say, and needs a second to think. Instead of a well-placed pause to show consideration for using a brain, the audience... [FishbowlDC]

REPORT: Foreclosed? Facebook Disbands Home Team - Posted June 27, 2014
In February, Facebook Director of Engineering Jocelyn Goldfein said the social network... [AllFacebook]

The New York Times, Washington Post Become Strange Bedfellows with New Deal - Posted June 23, 2014
They're going to try. BREAKING: Newspaper publishing hasn't been doing too well. In fact, almost as well as ... [FishbowlDC]

The New York Times Has Answer for Lost Revenue in Newspapers: NYT Opinion App - Posted June 5, 2014
Love to complain? Love to gripe? Love to just get it all off your chest? Basically, are you from New York? If so, there's now an app for that too. Introducing The New York Times' answer to lost revenue in this new economy where everyone reads news on this Interweb thingy: ... [FishbowlDC]

The New York Times Embraces AP-Style, Invents New Way to Call a Congressman 'Gay' - Posted May 23, 2014
Meet U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock (R - IL). When he is not enjoying the collective sub-10 percent approval rating the rest of his cronies earned on Capitol Hill, apparently he enjoys showing off his abs. Hell, they're not even my abs, and I would enjoy showing those things off. Anywho, for those... [FishbowlDC]

Facebook's Mike Hudack On The State Of The Media: 'Someone Should Fix This Shit' - Posted May 22, 2014
Facebook has launched several initiatives aimed at boosting media companies' presence on the social network thus far in 2014 -- ... [AllFacebook]

BuzzFeed Losing Some Facebook Buzz? - Posted May 21, 2014
April was not kind to BuzzFeed, as the content aggregator saw its total number of Face... [AllFacebook]

New York Times Publisher: 'I'm Not Sexist. She Was a Bad Manager.' - Posted May 19, 2014
It would be a sweet picture, if -- you know -- that didn't hate each other so much. Last week, the publishing world stood still for a moment when it ... [FishbowlDC]

Jill Abramson Comes Out Swinging via The New York Post - Posted May 16, 2014
That is not a typo, dear industry cronies. The jilted, former executive editor of The New York Times is still making headlines. Except, as you can see, she did it for the competition. Kinda. Yes, the New York Post's snark comes to the rescue again with this play on words. (And for... [FishbowlDC]

The Film Industry Has a New Definition of PR - Posted April 29, 2014
Variety editorial director/longtime man-about-town Peter Bart has a problem with Hollywood's new communications strategy. What, you didn't realize that the major studios were ... [FishbowlDC]

How Did We Become 'Spin Doctors' Anyway? - Posted April 23, 2014
So, there I was reading PR Week recently when I noticed its quote of the day: "PR professionals hate spin and what it stands for." The fact that said PR professional shouldn't end a sentence with a preposition notwithstanding, the sentiment is right on! Candidly, I have never b... [FishbowlDC]

America's Most Elitist Crossword Puzzle Uses 'Fo' Shizzle' - Posted April 23, 2014
Yes, my nizzles. That's the New York Times, fo' rizzle! In case you have absolutely no clue what that cutline says, no worries. I speak "Snoop Dogg." ... [FishbowlDC]

General Mills Completes Its Reversal on Arbitration Terms - Posted April 21, 2014
In the final chapter of a brief three-part exercise in damage control, General Mills has completed its 180-degree reversal on a failed plan to prevent future class action lawsuits by forcing consumers to resolve complaints via private arbitration. After refusing to comment on a New York Tim... [FishbowlDC]

General Mills Clarifies for Fans: You Can Still Sue Us (but Please Don't) - Posted April 18, 2014
But not "100% naturally" General Mills has attempted to dispel some confusion regarding what may h... [FishbowlDC]

General Mills: If You 'Like' Cheerios Then You Can Never Sue - Posted April 17, 2014
General Mills is, of course, no stranger to controversy regarding the ingredients and health properties of its products. Just add an "O" to the end of the... [FishbowlDC]

Sigma Delta Chi Award Winners Announced - Posted April 17, 2014
Yesterday, the winners of the SPJ's Sigma Delta Chi awards were announced. You can see a full list of the winners here. Here are some of the highlights: Those of you feeling like Dasani ... [10,000 Words]

Mark Zuckerberg On Facebook Creative Labs: 'Unbundling The Big Blue App' - Posted April 16, 2014
Facebook Co-Founder and CEO Mark Zu... [AllFacebook]

Facebook: We Are Not Redesigning, Rebranding Oculus Hardware - Posted March 26, 2014
Someone described as a person involved in Facebook's $2 billion acquisition of immers... [AllFacebook]

GM CEO on Recall Crisis: 'Terrible Things Happened' - Posted March 18, 2014
Here's a case study in double duty internal/external crisis communications via General Motors and The New York Times. ... [FishbowlDC]

Media-Savvy Turkish Protesters Take Out Full-Page Ad in NYT, Recreate 'Ellen Selfie' After Arrest - Posted March 17, 2014
An organization of Turkish protesters called Occupy Gezi recently placed this full-page ad in The New York Times to commemorate the death of Berkin Elvan, a 15-year-old boy who died after a blow to the head from a teargas cannister s... [AllFacebook]

STUDY: Users Who Arrive At News Sites Via Facebook Spend Less Time, View Fewer Pages, Return Less Often - Posted March 13, 2014
Facebook's efforts to cozy up to media or... [AllFacebook]

Liz Heron Leaves 'WSJ' For Facebook Post - Posted March 12, 2014
Facebook turned to The Wall Street Journal to fill a position based... [AllFacebook]

Vanessa Freidman Is Your New York Times Fashion Critic - Posted March 12, 2014
The search is over: The New York Times has named Vanessa Freidman, currently chief fashion critic at Financial Times, as its new arbiter of all things... [FishbowlDC]

What Makes for a Good, Monocle-Free Trend Piece? - Posted March 6, 2014
If you obsessively follow journalists on Twitter each evening (and you really should), then you probably noticed many of them passing this New York ... [GalleyCat]

Free Voice Services Coming From WhatsApp In 2014 - Posted February 24, 2014
What's next for WhatsApp, following its ... [AllFacebook]

News Orgs Rethinking Their Brief Fling with Live Streaming Video - Posted February 24, 2014
Read (don't watch) all about it The Internet may have killed the newspaper star, but live streaming video is looking less and less like his savior. This morning we ... [FishbowlDC]

Settlement Of Sponsored Stories Class-Action Suit Vs. Facebook Faces More Challenges - Posted February 13, 2014
The ... [AllFacebook]

Behind the Michael Sam 'First Openly Gay Football Player' Story - Posted February 10, 2014
It was the perfect time to break the perfect sports story: one week after the biggest, most boring Super Bowl ever, a young man set to become an NFL pro told the media that he happens to be gay. Of course it wasn't just a spontaneous announcement from Michael Sam; it was... [FishbowlDC]

Anthony Shadid Award Recognizes Ethical Journalism - Posted February 7, 2014
[caption id="attachment_25880" align="alignleft" width="265"] Anthony Shadid, courtesy University of Wisconsin[/caption] New York Times correspondent Anthony Shadid ... [10,000 Words]

BuzzFeed Buzzes Other Publishers In January Facebook Shares, Engagement - Posted February 6, 2014
BuzzFeed had a strong month in January in terms of engagement on Facebook amo... [AllFacebook]

The New York Times Will Expose Your Fake Apologies with #ApologyWatch - Posted February 5, 2014
A New York Times reporter and a corporate reputation specialist walked into a bar this week and came to the same conclusion: they've had enough of your clients' fake apologies. Both business writer Andrew Ross Sorkin and ... [FishbowlDC]

FiftyThree, Developer Of Established Paper App, Urges Facebook To Change Name Of Its New App - Posted February 3, 2014
On the same day that Facebook released Paper, its new ... [AllFacebook]

Top New York Times Fashion Critic Resigns - Posted January 31, 2014
This morning brought big news for everyone in fashion PR: Cathy Hornyn will step down as The New York Times' chief fashion critic after more than 15 years in the position, effective immediately. ... [FishbowlDC]

Google Glass Almost Looks Normal Now - Posted January 28, 2014
We figured Google had to have plans to make Glass a little more palatable. When The Simpsons makes you look bad you know it's time to move, because someone wrote Sunday's jokes months ago and they still felt fresh (especially after the ... [FishbowlDC]

Is This the 'Most Secretive White House' in U.S. History? - Posted January 28, 2014
That bold claim came forth last week, loaded with ire directed at one President Barack Obama--if that's his real name [cue the Law & Order doink doink]. The vitr... [FishbowlDC]

The New York Knicks Have Some Front-Row Seats for Your Famous Clients - Posted January 23, 2014
Madison Square Garden isn't just Spike Lee's house anymore. It also belongs to Anna Wintour. (Pic via MTV/Getty Images) And Beyonc... [FishbowlDC]

Marijuana-Related Advertising: Should Facebook Legalize It? - Posted January 21, 2014
Dating sites aren't the o... [AllFacebook]

Native Advertising Is Nothing New (and Here's Proof) - Posted January 15, 2014
You had us at "Dom Perignon" We already knew this, but yesterday The Awl posted a nice history of "native ads", aka "advertorials." Yes, it's long--but you ... [FishbowlDC]

NYT Shines Spotlight on Former Facebook Flack Brandee Barker - Posted January 13, 2014
Of course the entire New York Times staff does not read PRNewser obsessively. It's just an amazing coincidence that Brandee Barker, former h... [FishbowlDC]

BuzzFeed Overtakes HuffPost On NewsWhip's December List Of Top Facebook Publishers - Posted January 10, 2014
BuzzFeed overtook ... [AllFacebook]

Chinese Investor Wants to Buy WSJ Now Because He's 'Very Good at Working with Jews' - Posted January 9, 2014
After failing in his attempt to buy The New York Times, China's most awkward billionaire has now set his sights on The Wall Street Journal (and ... [FishbowlDC]

Chinese Investor Wants to Buy WSJ Now Because He's 'Very Good at Working with Jews' - Posted January 9, 2014
After failing in his attempt to buy The New York Times, China's most awkward billionaire has now set his sights on The Wall Street Journal (and ... [GalleyCat]

Fox PR Says New Roger Ailes Book Is Totally False Because They Didn't Fact-Check It - Posted January 8, 2014
"Randi Anderson, a television producer who went to work for CNBC when Ailes was running that channel twenty years ago...alleges that Ailes offered her an extra $100 a week to have sex with him whenever he wanted." See, we knew there was a reason the Fox News organization was trying s... [FishbowlDC]

6 Journalists Talk About What 'Good PR' Means to Them - Posted December 10, 2013
This guest post comes to you courtesy of Caitlin Epstein, senior associate at Eastwick. Stalkers. Hagglers. Pests. As a public rel... [FishbowlDC]

New York Times' App Offers the Daily Paper in True Form - Posted December 5, 2013
The New York Times has a solution for newspaper purists. The media company released a web-based app optimized for tablet and desktop browsing that will display its daily paper exactly how it is printed--including story placement and photos, section by section--online. The Times said the responsive app was b... [PRNewser]

New York Times' App Offers the Daily Paper in True Form - Posted December 5, 2013
The New York Times has a solution for newspaper purists. The media company released a web-based app optimized for tablet and desktop browsing that will display its daily paper exactly how it is printed--including story placement and photos, section by section--online. The Times said the responsive app was b... [Inside Mobile Apps]

What Does the Media Do to Piss Off PR? - Posted December 2, 2013
What, you can't type a simple "No, thank you?" The top item on our recent guest listicle "5 Things PR Does That Piss off the Media" was "send too many press releases... [FishbowlDC]

Public Relations Professionals Pissed Off the New York Times 'Haggler' - Posted November 25, 2013
Way to go flacks who consistently give this profession a black eye, a bloody nose, a fat lip and a sweet wedgie. You all did it again--except to the wrong dude. This time, your unscrupulous actions of writing eight-paragraph pitches, conducting inane topical outreach and making badgering phone calls have incensed... [FishbowlDC]

PR Win: NYT Profiles Forbes Right Before It Goes Up for Sale - Posted November 15, 2013
This morning's big media news scoop, via Bloomberg: Forbes Media is on the market for sale to the highest bidder. ... [FishbowlDC]

The New Yorker Editor David Remnick Comments on His Career, the Magazine's Content and Cover Controversies - Posted November 13, 2013
"While most magazines have their moments in the culture, The New Yorker has mattered a lot at various points in time," said David Remnick... [FishbowlDC]

Should EU Governments Be More Transparent, Flexible When Requesting Facebook User Data? - Posted November 13, 2013
Facebook received about 8,500 requests for... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Russia Olympics Social Media | Bing Music Videos - Posted November 12, 2013
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [AllFacebook]

Randi Zuckerberg's Veterans Day Book Promo Was a Little Off - Posted November 11, 2013
We almost hate to point at Randi Zuckerberg because we've never heard of her being a big meanie to anyone, unlike her brother in that fictional movie we saw called Justin Timberlake Is a Rich Douchebag. But this is really not the best way to promote your new book on Veterans... [FishbowlDC]

9 Takeaways from Gary 'Social Media Expert' Vaynerchuk's New York Times Profile - Posted November 4, 2013
This weekend's New York Times profile of VaynerMedia founder Gary Vaynerchuk is a must-read for... [FishbowlDC]

INFOGRAPHIC: Why Media Publishers' Social Engagement Is Exploding On Facebook - Posted October 30, 2013
Facebook has introduced several new features in recent weeks aimed at aiding the media industry, including ... [AllFacebook]

Study Examines Link Between Partners' Facebook Friends, Strength Of Relationships - Posted October 28, 2013
Can the closeness of the mutual ... [AllFacebook]

Bill Cunningham Plays Textile Detective in Paris - Posted October 15, 2013
As if you needed further reason to procure a sturdy blue French workman's coat, throw a couple of old-school cameras around your neck, and call everyone "child" this Halloween, check out Bill Cunningham's latest video report. The original street style photographer cast his sharp eye on the idea-laden Paris Fashion Week... [PRNewser]

Bill Cunningham Plays Textile Detective in Paris - Posted October 15, 2013
As if you needed further reason to procure a sturdy blue French workman's coat, throw a couple of old-school cameras around your neck, and call everyone "child" this Halloween, check out Bill Cunningham's latest video report. The original street style photographer cast his sharp eye on the idea-laden Paris Fashion Week... [Inside Mobile Apps]

Bill Cunningham Plays Textile Detective in Paris - Posted October 15, 2013
As if you needed further reason to procure a sturdy blue French workman's coat, throw a couple of old-school cameras around your neck, and call everyone "child" this Halloween, check out Bill Cunningham's latest video report. The original street style photographer cast his sharp eye on the idea-laden Paris Fashion Week... [UnBeige]

Bill Cunningham Plays Textile Detective in Paris - Posted October 15, 2013
As if you needed further reason to procure a sturdy blue French workman's coat, throw a couple of old-school cameras around your neck, and call everyone "child" this Halloween, check out Bill Cunningham's latest video report. The original street style photographer cast his sharp eye on the idea-laden Paris Fashion Week... [AgencySpy]

Twitter Creator Jack Dorsey Almost Joined Facebook - Posted October 9, 2013
Twitter Creator, Co-Founder, Chairman, and former CEO ... [AllFacebook]

Online Reputation Scrubbing Isn't Getting Any Easier - Posted October 7, 2013
Confession: we were recently Googling someone we knew in high school after one of those random "I wonder what he's been doing for the past ten years?" moments. The answer to our question was "breaking the law all over the place", and it came in the form of ten different images... [FishbowlDC]

NYT Executive Editor Jill Abramson: There's a 'Skeptical Relationship' Between Reporters and PRs - Posted October 6, 2013
[caption id="attachment_74300" align="alignright" width="305"] via Twitter[/caption] The New Yorker Festival has wrapped up for this year, bringing to a close the three-day festival that included talks with writer Edwidge Danticat, actress Toni Collette, and singer Paul Simon. We got our... [FishbowlDC]

Hack Turned Flack: Former NYT Editor/Current PR Pro Weighs In - Posted October 3, 2013
Here's something we wish we'd found earlier. For the past 11 months Gorkana, provider of database and analytics services designed for both sides of the PR/media equation, has run a series on its company blog called "... [FishbowlDC]

Patagonia Claims to Sacrifice Profits for Social Responsibility - Posted September 30, 2013
Granola clothing brand Patagonia's success tells the tale of a company that turned corporate social responsibility into big profits, but now they've launched a campaign called "The Responsible Economy" ... [FishbowlDC]

NYT Apologizes for Calling The Mario Brothers 'Janitors' - Posted September 27, 2013
It's all over: we have found the uncontested winner of this week's "best New York Times... [FishbowlDC]

China To Lift Ban On Facebook, Other Sites, But Only In Shanghai Free-Trade Zone - Posted September 24, 2013
Well, it's a start: Facebook, Twitter, and other sites that are currently blocked in ... [AllFacebook]

Iran Blocks Twitter, Facebook Again, Cites Technical Glitch - Posted September 17, 2013
UPDATED: For the first time since 2009, millions of ... [AllFacebook]

Sponsored Content: Essential Branding Tool, Death of Journalism or Both? - Posted September 16, 2013
[caption id="attachment_72802" align="alignleft" width="300"] "Let me tell you a story about our sponsor..."[/caption] The chorus has spoken: brands who don't jump on the sponsored content train are destined for the banner ad dustbin. But is it true? David Carr... [FishbowlDC]

Putin/Ketchum New York Times Op-Ed Inspires PR Ethics Debate - Posted September 12, 2013
The fact that Ketchum pitched Vladimir Putin's controversial ... [FishbowlDC]

Vanity Fair No Longer Gives Good Press - Posted September 10, 2013
Vanity Fair apparently landed in the Hollywood doghouse faster than you can say "Tom Cruise Katie Holmes Scientology." You don't have to take our word for it; ... [FishbowlDC]

Stoli Vodka to LGBT Protestors: 'We're Not Really Russian, OK?' - Posted September 9, 2013
Vladimir Putin hasn't won too many friends in the Western world with his new anti-gay crusade. The 2014 Winter Olympics in Sotchi will probably be just fine, and the International Olympic Committee is ... [FishbowlDC]

Facebook Releases Two APIs That Allow News Organizations To Tap Into Its Real-Time Public Posts - Posted September 9, 2013
Twitter has company in the real-time news-related social media arena, as Facebook Monday announced... [AllFacebook]

Has Fashion Week Lost Its PR Luster? - Posted September 5, 2013
Today is the first day of New York Fashion Week, which has some asking the question: has the event grown too big for its own size 2 capri pants? It's a serious query, because anyone with fashion clients knows it's the industry's biggest event. This year's affair, however, has already been pl... [GalleyCat]

Privacy Groups Pan Facebook's Site-Governance Changes In Letter To FTC - Posted September 5, 2013
The changes Facebook announced last week to its data use policy and statem... [AllFacebook]

The World's 'Most Quoted Man' Isn't Much of an Expert on Anything - Posted September 3, 2013
Quotes are valuable, right? Everyone wants a client to be quoted in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal or a major tech blog. Well, in case you thought that scoring quotes is all about being a legitimate expert on the topic at hand with something valuable to add to... [FishbowlDC]

Here's How Tech Journalists Choose Which Startups To Cover - Posted August 30, 2013
[caption id="attachment_71459" align="alignright" width="300"] Shutterstock: bringing stereotypes to life since 2003.[/caption] And now for a piece that every PR pro whose firm has ever represented a startup should read this weekend. Yesterday Jenna Wortham, tech reporter for The New York Times, w... [FishbowlDC]

Twitter's New 'Editorialized Tweets' Feature Helps Highlight Earned Media Mentions - Posted August 28, 2013
The big tech blogs have all reported on The New York Times' recent experiment with what it calls "editorialized tweets". In case you missed it, the feature allows news organizations to highlight chosen quotes and sentences in a story and allow readers to instantly turn those sections into individual tweets with... [FishbowlDC]

Martin Luther King Jr. and the Art of Improvisation - Posted August 28, 2013
There are quite a few good pieces floating around the Internets today about the power of speechifying: more specifically, Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech, delivered 50 years ago and generally recognized as the greatest oratorical feat of the 20th century. But from a PR... [FishbowlDC]

WARNING: Malware Attack Targets Facebook Users With Google Chrome, And Possibly Firefox - Posted August 27, 2013
Another case of malware via video is rapidly spreading via Facebook to ... [AllFacebook]

Do Tech Blogs Give Free PR to Silicon Valley? Valleywag Says Yes. - Posted August 26, 2013
A couple of months ago New York magazine's economics writer Kevin Roose asked whether tech journalists are generally afraid to write "objectively" and/or criticize their subjects. In other... [FishbowlDC]

'The New York Times' Posts Full Stories As Facebook Notes During Website Outage - Posted August 14, 2013
All the news that's fit to Facebook? When The New York Times suffered a site outage Wednesday, the... [AllFacebook]

What Does the Publicis/Omnicom Merger Mean? (Part 2) - Posted August 1, 2013
Yesterday we shared some of the many third-party predictions and analyses of the Publicis... [FishbowlDC]

Vine Vs. Video On Instagram: The Jockeying Starts Early, But Is There Room For Both? - Posted June 20, 2013
Is there enough room for both Twitter-owned video-sharing application Vine and ... [AllFacebook]

Was NYT in the wrong? - Posted June 7, 2013
Is the New York Times trying to pull a fast one? They published a withering editorial about privacy fears under the Obama administration online Thursday ahead of its ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Media Newsfeed: NYT, AP Snub Holder, Musto's New Gigs, MSNBC Ratings Crash - Posted May 30, 2013
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlLA]

UPDATED: Introducing Facebook For Google Glass - Posted May 16, 2013
While there have been two unofficial Facebook applications for Google Glass, Google announced Thursday at its I/O conference that an ... [AllFacebook]

Garment Industry Opts for Makeover After Bangladesh Disaster - Posted May 14, 2013
The factory collapse that killed more than 1,100 people in Bangladesh this April is by no means the first tragedy to strike the garment industry in recent years--but it does look like the culmination of an ongoing PR challenge that could reshape the way major cl... [FishbowlDC]

SexCereal and Bacon Condoms: Because No Pitch Is Too Dumb - Posted April 12, 2013
If you ever find yourself responsible for promoting a client whose hook is just too dumb to pitch, we'd like you to know that it can't true. Don't believe us? Consider the recent media coverage of SexCereal and Bacon Condoms, two products clearly designed to inspire headlines (and little else). Neither of... [FishbowlDC]

Someone Finally Told The New York Times About Sponsored Content - Posted April 8, 2013
We know it's something of a stereotype that traditional and especially print media tend to take their time in arriving at/commenting on a hot story. Such is the case with The New York Times, which made waves this weekend by ... [FishbowlDC]

How to Make Your Writing Clips Stand Out - Posted April 1, 2013
Nothing says more about your ability as a journalist than the content of your clips. The published articles you submit to prospective employers can make or break your chances, and simply deciding which material to include can be a daunting challenge in itself... [10,000 Words]

How to Use Facebook's Graph Search as a PR Tool - Posted March 29, 2013
A while ago we posted on how Facebook's newfangled "graph search" setup could help PR pros and marketers more ... [FishbowlDC]

New WikiLeaks Doc We Steal Secrets Examines the 'Transparency Machine' - Posted March 28, 2013
The saga of WikiLeaks and Bradley Manning presents many questions for digital journalists.... [10,000 Words]

The Next Chapter in the 'PR vs. Marketing vs. Advertising' Debate Is Here - Posted March 27, 2013
Obvious statement of the day: the debate over who "owns" content marketing, native/paid media and social will only heat up in the months and years to come as agencies fight (politely) for clients' money. But the latest chapter in this timeless face-off appears to be unfolding in record time. ... [FishbowlDC]

The Cure For Facebook Fatigue: Social Recruiting - Posted March 27, 2013
In February, the business, tech, and social media industries were abuzz with the results of a ... [AllFacebook]

Why Yahoo's Summly Acquisition Was a PR Stunt - Posted March 26, 2013
You may have heard today that Yahoo, which is in the midst of trying to "sex up" its brand image, just bought Summly, a "news summary" app created by a 17-year-old British kid named Nick D'Aloisio, for a whopping $30 mill... [FishbowlDC]

How Has Facebook Changed News Delivery? - Posted March 25, 2013
When Facebook introduced its redesigned News Feed, it did more than change how people vie... [AllFacebook]

Want to Create Sticky Social Content? Focus on the Good News - Posted March 21, 2013
This helpful social media hint may seem like a no-brainer, but it's worth repeating: good news is the stickiest news. We all know that we can't create truly viral content, no matter how hard we try--but human psychology ... [FishbowlDC]

'Sponsored Content Marketing' Is Coming Soon to a TV Near You - Posted March 20, 2013
We've all heard a whole lot about sponsored content/native advertising lately, but the movement is only gaining steam. Now major TV networks and niche channels are joining blogs and traditional pri... [FishbowlDC]

China's New President Works to Rebrand the Communist Party - Posted March 18, 2013
Last year we wrote about the Chinese government's "censor and deny" approach to damage control after a New York Times story about the considerable w... [FishbowlDC]

5 Ways for Journalists to Build Better Relationships with PR Pros - Posted March 15, 2013
Yesterday our friend and PR veteran Peter Himler wrote a Forbes article with an intriguing headline: "... [FishbowlDC]

Data Is the Future of PR: Why We Built the 'Listening Post' Influencer Analytics Platform - Posted March 12, 2013
Today we bring you a guest post courtesy of Leslie Campisi, managing director for global communications consultancy Hotwire PR. Like every PR agency around the world, Hotwire wanted to use the best available tools to connect its clients to the most influential individuals in their respective fields. But the Hotwire team... [FishbowlDC]

'The Startup Legitimizer': Instant PR! - Posted March 8, 2013
Sometimes the key for a startup or other new business venture looking to break out can be a single article in a big-name magazine or newspaper. What startup founder looking for "Angel investors" wouldn't want to say "did you see us in the Wall Street Journal?" Of course,... [FishbowlDC]

Meet the Woman Behind Steve Harvey's Book, Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man - Posted March 6, 2013
It may be tough for journos to break into book-writing, but for Denene Millner, landing her first book deal in 1997 was "a total fluke." The journo wrote a feature story for the New York Daily News... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Meet the Woman Behind Steve Harvey's Book, Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man - Posted March 6, 2013
It may be tough for journos to break into book-writing, but for Denene Millner, landing her first book deal in 1997 was "a total fluke." The journo wrote a feature story for the New York Daily News... [FishbowlNY]

STUDY: One-Third Of Facebook Users' Friends See Their Posts, On Average - Posted March 6, 2013
The reach achieved by posts from Faceboo... [AllFacebook]

Meet the Woman Behind Steve Harvey's Book, Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man - Posted March 6, 2013
It may be tough for journos to break into book-writing, but for Denene Millner, landing her first book deal in 1997 was "a total fluke." The journo wrote a feature story for the New York Daily News... [FishbowlLA]

POLL: Is Facebook Suppressing Reach To Make Pages Pay? - Posted March 5, 2013
Facebook addressed claims Monday that it has been decreasing pages' reaches in an effort to make page administrators pay fo... [AllFacebook]

Can 'Advocacy Gaming' Inspire Social Change? - Posted March 5, 2013
It's all about "gamification" these days, right? Video games don't just entertain us and distract us during down time on the train--they also help brands publicize new campaigns, encourage u... [FishbowlDC]

Game of Thrones Proves Print Ads Aren't Dead (and Neither Are Dragons) - Posted March 4, 2013
In case you missed it (because we somehow did!), HBO ran a massive Game of Thrones ad in last Monday's New York Times. At first glance, this spot may have sent readers ducking for cover or calling out for the nearest sword-wielding resident of Winterfell. ... [FishbowlDC]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted March 1, 2013
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. 1. Cover Battle: Cosmopolitan or Vibe, February 21 2.... [FishbowlLA]

Facebook Shares Favorite Searches On Graph Search For The Chosen Few - Posted February 28, 2013
Facebook continues to talk up its recently introduced graph search, yet ... [AllFacebook]

'The Invention of Hugo Cabret': The Book That Inspired New York Times' Snow Fall Project - Posted February 27, 2013
A group of 100 journalists, academics, software developers, business leaders, designers, non-profits and government representatives are gathered at a hotel in Tennessee this morning to talk about weaving stories and data in the first-ever Tapestry Conference... [10,000 Words]

Yahoo on 'Work from Home' Controversy: Mind Your Own Business - Posted February 27, 2013
Last night Yahoo issued a belated response to The New York Times on the totally... [FishbowlDC]

Tesla Motors Model S Zooms Into Facebook Game Car Town, With Help From 'Motor Trend' - Posted February 26, 2013
The Tesla Motors Model S electric sedan found itself ... [AllFacebook]

Could The International New York Times Be a Rebranding Win? - Posted February 26, 2013
Yesterday The New York Times Company announced plans to rename its 125-year-old Paris-based... [FishbowlDC]

The Obama Administration: PR Masterminds? - Posted February 20, 2013
On Monday, Politico posted a story with the traffic-bait headline "Obama, the puppet master". Why is it relevant to us? Because it's really about the administration's ma... [FishbowlDC]

Tesla's Elon Musk Still Thinks The New York Times Is Out To Get Him - Posted February 15, 2013
On Wednesday we advised Tesla founder/eccentric weirdo Elon Musk to stop insisting that The New York Times auto crit... [FishbowlDC]

Tesla Fights Back Against Its Own PR Fail - Posted February 13, 2013
Paypal co-founder/insanely rich guy Elon Musk isn't afraid to defend his far-out ideas, be they successfully marketing an electric automobile or convincing rich people to move to ... [FishbowlDC]

Finally: The World's First LOLCats Campaign - Posted February 12, 2013
When we first heard of cat poop specialist Litter Genie's plans to create a real-life ad campaign worthy of I Can Has Cheezburger, we had two very different thoughts: 1. What took so long? Someone already planned a reality show tracking the brilliant minds who come up with content ideas for what... [FishbowlDC]

Publicists Rush to Get Late Colleagues Mentioned on Oscar Night - Posted February 8, 2013
We loved Nora Ephron, Ernest Borgnine and Charles Durning as much as the next guy, but we're still a little sad ... [FishbowlDC]

Muzak Faces the (Lame) Music, Rebrands as 'Mood Media' - Posted February 7, 2013
You know someone's got the branding game down when the public sees the name of the product and the company that makes the product as interchangeable. Examples include Ziploc, Kleenex, Tylenol...and the sadly defunct Muzak. We don't know about you g... [FishbowlDC]

New York Times is Testing a College Kids Edition - Posted February 7, 2013
As the search for the almighty dollar continues, word is that the New York Times is currently testing out new products, and one of those is an edition that would target college students. Forbes reports that ... [FishbowlLA]

Barbie Puts Her Malibu Dreamhouse on the Market - Posted February 7, 2013
Did you know that Barbie split up with longtime beau Ken in 2004--or that her latest job descriptions include "... [FishbowlDC]

Media Reporters Finally Realizing No One Cares About Media Reporting - Posted February 5, 2013
Breaking: Media reporters might finally have taken their heads out of the sand -- at least for just this week! -- and realized that about 96 percent of people don't care about media. Not anymore, that is. ... [FishbowlLA]

Poll: Do Super Bowl Ad Leaks = Good PR Strategy? - Posted January 31, 2013
Isn't it interesting how branding and advertising strategies converge around the Super Bowl? No matter how what kind of products they're promoting, companies and agen... [FishbowlDC]

NRA Outreach Strategy Caters to Younger Audiences - Posted January 29, 2013
We recently wondered about some of the NRA's throw-everything-at-the-wall-and-see-what-sticks PR strategies, from the ad focusing on President Obama's daughters to the ... [FishbowlDC]

New York Times Restructures Masthead - Posted January 28, 2013
Now that the buyouts are over, the New York Times has announced ... [FishbowlLA]

Ad Campaign Marks 40th Anniversary of Roe v. Wade - Posted January 24, 2013
Today in News That Will Never, Ever Inspire an Argument: Birth control advocacy group Naral Pro-Choice America recently teamed with Washington, DC ad/consultancy firm Gmmb to produce a campaign celebrating the 40th anniversary of Roe v. Wade,... [FishbowlDC]

How Should PR Adapt to Looser Social Media Rules in the Workplace? - Posted January 23, 2013
We found ourselves fascinated by this great Sunday New York Times piece on an issue of vital importance to PR ... [FishbowlDC]

Restaurants Crack Down on Instagrammers - Posted January 23, 2013
Breaking news: everybody loves to play with their food. Don't deny it; we do it too. But the strained relationship between top restaurants and "foodies" obsessed with documenti... [FishbowlDC]

Fun and Games Overseas: The NFL on Location in London - Posted January 22, 2013
Ever find yourself stuck in a foreign country, unable to satiate your desire for live American football? While football fans' sights are set on the upcoming Pro Bowl in Hawaii and ... [FishbowlDC]

Lance Armstrong's Confession: A PR Win for Oprah? - Posted January 15, 2013
In a breaking story that will surprise very few, sources close to Lance Armstrong confirm that he used his exclusive interview with ... [FishbowlDC]

Thoughts on Jodie Foster's Golden Globes Speech - Posted January 14, 2013
Confession: we kinda missed the Golden Globes last night on account of our unwillingness to put up with the hosts on the free PopSugar stream. But we are aware that everybody is talking about Jodie Foster's very personal "coming out" speech and that many fellow actresses (and Mel Gibson) were predictably... [FishbowlDC]

Kids' Brands Go Mobile for Product Rollouts and Promos - Posted December 20, 2012
Imagine for a moment that you work in the marketing/communications department at Nickelodeon, PBS Kids or any other huge kids' brand. What b... [FishbowlDC]

Microsoft 'Comms Guy' Challenges Google Rep to a Twitter Duel - Posted December 17, 2012
Frank X. Shaw is Microsoft's "top comms guy". He doesn't think too much of rival Google's attempts to go highbrow in the PR sphere--and he let thousands of people know about it on Twitter this weekend. Let's unravel the roots of this little ... [FishbowlDC]

Is PRWeb Just Spamming the Whole Internet Now? - Posted November 27, 2012
Yesterday we ran a cautionary tale about how some shady stock trader fooled almost everyone on the Internet (and made a bunch of easy money) by penning a ... [FishbowlDC]

Martha Stewart, Hipster Queen? - Posted November 26, 2012
If we were drawing up a profile of the world's most passionate Martha Stewart fan, we probably wouldn't include details like tattoos, punk roc... [FishbowlDC]

Elvis Mitchell: 'Showbiz journalism is even more shallow than I thought' - Posted November 20, 2012
Since departing The New York Times in 2005, Elvis Mitchell has continued to host "The Treatment," his popular weekly syndicated public radio show. But, after the media missed the... [FishbowlLA]

Will Terrible Reviews Hurt the Guy Fieri Brand? - Posted November 14, 2012
Yesterday, quite a few food fanatics shared The New York Times writer Pete Wells's epic takedown of ... [FishbowlDC]

BBC Directors Quit Over Handling of Pedophilia Scandal - Posted November 12, 2012
Imagine this nightmare scenario: A well-known TV/radio host and media personality--let's say Johnny Carson--dies peacefully after spending decades in the public eye as a respected entertainer, philanthropist and occasional newsmaker. As the public mou... [FishbowlDC]

Last Night's Winner: NYT's Nate Silver - Posted November 7, 2012
This afternoon we offer a semi-apology to those who follow American politics closely, because you're going to see a whole lot of headlines like this one today and in the weeks ahead. There's a reason for that, though, and it needs to be covered: Nate Silver of The ... [FishbowlDC]

Should Journalists Abstain From Voting? - Posted November 6, 2012
In case you haven't noticed, professional journalists have a PR problem. The public's opinion of their craft and "the media" they inhabit hit an all-time ... [FishbowlDC]

NYT, WSJ Drop Paywalls for Hurricane Sandy - Posted October 29, 2012
If you, like us, reside somewhere between Barbados and Sail Rock, Maine (and even if you don't), you've almost certainly spent the last two or three days following Frankenstorm/Zombie-c... [FishbowlDC]

NewsWhip: Huffington Post Killing It On Facebook - Posted October 24, 2012
The mark of a successful news story in t... [AllFacebook]

Goldman Sachs PR Chief Dishes on Damage Control - Posted October 23, 2012
Many media outlets have labeled Greg Smith's investment banking expose Why I Left Goldman Sachs disappointing; some in the financial industry have gone so far as to call him a classic "... [FishbowlDC]

Goldman Sachs Will Address The Court of Public Opinion Now - Posted October 22, 2012
Today marks a Very Serious Literary Event: the release of Wall Street turncoat/general sad sack Greg Smith's highly anticipated non-fiction debut, Why I Left Goldman Sachs. Smith's book expands upon an... [FishbowlDC]

New York Times Public Editor Wins Social Media - Posted October 11, 2012
Looks like The New York Times has finally decided to place both feet firmly in the 21st century. The "paper of record" suffered a few days of bad PR this week thanks to a "walk out" organi... [GalleyCat]

New York Times Public Editor Wins Social Media - Posted October 11, 2012
Looks like The New York Times has finally decided to place both feet firmly in the 21st century. The "paper of record" suffered a few days of bad PR this week thanks to a "walk out" organi... [FishbowlDC]

NYT Staffers Walk Out: 'We're just looking for a fair contract' - Posted October 8, 2012
This afternoon around 3:30, about 375 New York Times staffers walked out in an effort to protest management's handling of contract negotiations. "We're trying to save the essence of The New York Times," said Metro columnist Michael Powell. Staffers wore stickers that read "Believe us." ... [FishbowlLA]

Arthur O. Sulzberger Dies at 86 - Posted September 29, 2012
Arthur O. Sulzberger, who transformed The New York Times through his 34 year tenure there, has died. His family announced that he died from a longtime illness. Sulzberger was 86. Sulzberger took over as publisher of the Times in 1963... [FishbowlLA]

How Has Social Media Changed Nightlife Promotion? - Posted September 27, 2012
In yet another example of "All the News That's Fit to Print", The New York Times ran a somewhat ... [FishbowlDC]

'Today' Show Producer: Leave Matt Lauer Alone! - Posted September 26, 2012
NBC's perennial ratings champion "Today" recently made some fairly big changes by ... [FishbowlDC]

PBS Mixes Facebook, Other Social Networks Into Documentary 'Half the Sky: Turning Oppression Into Opportunity for Women' - Posted September 24, 2012
PBS will air documentary Half the Sky: Turning Oppression Into Opportunity for Women Worldwide Oct. 1 and 2, but ... [AllFacebook]

Don't Cry for Samsung. It's Doing Fine. - Posted September 24, 2012
PR is a tricky art--sometimes what looks like a big win turns out to be anything but, and companies that seem to be stuck in the PR doghouse may actually be doing much better than they appear. There's no doubt that the... [FishbowlDC]

Quotation Approval: PR No-No or Standard Practice? - Posted September 18, 2012
Media personalities have made a bit of hay this week over the fact that the White House requested and received the right to review and approve of all the quotes that... [FishbowlDC]

Was Occupy Wall Street a PR Failure? - Posted September 17, 2012
Today a number of Occupy Wall Street supporters were back in downtown Manhattan planning to surround and block access to the ... [FishbowlDC]

Ogilvy's MediaXchange Mixer Was a Blast - Posted September 14, 2012
This week the people of Ogilvy PR's Media Influence group did a bit of what they do best: hosting an informal get-together for representatives from some of New ... [FishbowlDC]

Ogilvy's MediaXchange Mixer Was a Blast - Posted September 14, 2012
This week the people of Ogilvy PR's Media Influence group did a bit of what they do best: hosting an informal get-together for representatives from some of New ... [GalleyCat]

Food Nuts Say 'Local' Is More Important Than 'Organic' - Posted September 11, 2012
The food world has been reeling in the wake of a recent Stanford survey concluding that "organic" food may not be as special as it's cracked up to be. ... [FishbowlDC]

Deal Finally Ends PR Mess over 9/11 Museum - Posted September 11, 2012
Last weekend's The New York Times profile detailing the ... [FishbowlDC]

Jay-Z Was Never Really into Occupy Wall Street - Posted September 10, 2012
See, we thought Jay-Z was totally cool with the Occupy Wall Street mo... [FishbowlDC]

Scandal du Jour: Plagiarism! - Posted September 7, 2012
"The Words" is a new film starring ... [FishbowlDC]

Maria Sharapova's Agent May Be Just a Little Insane - Posted August 28, 2012
U.S. Open season is as good a time as any to consider the role of the sports super-agent. Max Eisenbud... [FishbowlDC]

Are Fake 'User' Reviews an Acceptable PR Tool? - Posted August 27, 2012
Every marketing/PR pro knows (or should know) the value of user-generated content: They're real-life reviews of products, services and professional organizations (like, say, PR firms) written by real-life customers! In certain industries like elect... [FishbowlDC]

Apple on Foxconn: We're Doing Better, See?! - Posted August 24, 2012
Apple won a small reprieve on the matter of its biggest PR problem this week as ... [FishbowlDC]

The Lawyers Are Coming for Your Food Biz Clients - Posted August 23, 2012
What do the phrases "organic" and "all-natural" mean to you as a consumer? Does the fact that Sun Chips have that great "whole grain taste" make you more likely to eat them in the interest of your own health? While the vast majority of consumers want to eat well, a ... [FishbowlDC]

The Lawyers Are Coming for Your Food Biz Clients - Posted August 23, 2012
What do the phrases "organic" and "all-natural" mean to you as a consumer? Does the fact that Sun Chips have that great "whole grain taste" make you more likely to eat them in the interest of your own health? While the vast majority of consumers want to eat well, a ... [GalleyCat]

David Pogue Puts Every Other Marriage Proposal to Shame - Posted August 22, 2012
David Pogue, tech reporter for The New York Times and host of NOVA's Making Stuff (it's quite good!), ... [FishbowlDC]

Media Training Techniques and Trends - Posted August 22, 2012
Media training is a high stakes field with visible results: Flawless public appearances are impressive while faulty performances can be devastating. We recently checked in via email with three media training specialists at PR agencies for their perspectives on... [FishbowlDC]

Top PR Man Tied to Troubled Fundraiser - Posted August 21, 2012
Staten Island State Representative Michael Grimm has a big PR problem on his hands--and it's threatening to extend to some well-known faces within the industry itself. The big news: On Friday, ... [FishbowlDC]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted August 17, 2012
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. Z100 Names New Co-Host (left) for Elvis Duran's Morning Show, August 10 ... [FishbowlLA]

Jay-Z, the Nets and the New Face of Celebrity Branding - Posted August 16, 2012
A fascinating story in The New York Times today conside... [FishbowlDC]

WMCA Pioneering Executive and 'True Gentleman,' R. Peter Straus Dies - Posted August 9, 2012
A key player in the growth of New York radio has died. R. Peter Straus was responsible for WMCA becoming one of the top radio stations in the country. "I was saddened to hear of the death of R. Peter Straus," former WMCA air personality, ... [FishbowlLA]

In Wake of Deadly Colorado Shootings, Unfortunate Choice for New York Times 'Dark Knight' Headline - Posted July 20, 2012
If you didn't see the tragic news, a shooter opened fire early this morning at a suburban Denver movie theater. At least 12 people were killed and dozens more were injured. It was a midnight showing of The Dark Knight Rises. The final installment of the latest Batman trilogy, directed... [AllTwitter]

Facebook Co-Founder Chris Hughes And Longtime Boyfriend Tie The Knot - Posted July 2, 2012
Not long after Facebook announced same-sex marriage icons, the social network's co-founder, ... [AllFacebook]

Revolving Door: Bloomberg TV, the 'NYTimes' and Buzzfeed, 'Elle Accessories' - Posted June 18, 2012
Here's Bloomberg TV's new lineup. [via TVNewser] Don Lemon is outraged at Tucker Carlson over his defense of The Daily Caller's Neil ... [FishbowlDC]

New York Times on Publishing Government Leaks: 'That's Our Job' - Posted June 7, 2012
The New York Times has recently come under fire by members of Congress for publishing stories that they felt compromised national security. As Politico notes... [FishbowlLA]

Facebook Eyes Former 'New York Times' Building - Posted June 5, 2012
Facebook is reportedly perusing space options at The New... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Helps Leukemia Sufferer Cope - Posted May 14, 2012
Recent college graduate Suleika Jaouad waited until after she had undergone chemother... [AllFacebook]

Revolving Door: MSNBC, Salon, and More from the News Corp Hacking Scandal - Posted April 23, 2012
MSNBC's top spokesperson Jeremy Gaines is heading to the Gannett Company... [FishbowlDC]

Revolving Door: The Pulitzer Prizes, The Mirror Awards, 'GMA,' & More - Posted April 16, 2012
The Pulitzer Prize winners were just announced (click that link for more info about the winning stories). Among them: Sara Ganim and members of the Harrisburg, PA ... [GalleyCat]

Revolving Door: The Pulitzer Prizes, The Mirror Awards, 'GMA,' & More - Posted April 16, 2012
The Pulitzer Prize winners were just announced. Among them: Sara Ganim and members of the Harrisburg, PA ... [FishbowlDC]

Revolving Door: Changes at OWN, 'HGTV Magazine,' and More - Posted March 20, 2012
Oprah Winfrey's OWN has announced a number of big changes. First we ... [FishbowlDC]

The 7 Biggest Mistakes Personal Essay Writers Make - Posted March 19, 2012
As an official judge for the Erma Bombeck Writing Competition, Joel Schwartzberg has seen his share of cringe-worthy essays. And, in his latest piece for mediabistro.com AvantGuild... [10,000 Words]

New York Times' Social Media Editor Moves to Wall Street Journal - Posted March 15, 2012
Liz Heron is leaving her position as The New York Times' Social Media Editor and heading to the rival Wall Street Journal. She will be the Journal's Direct... [FishbowlLA]

Janet Robinson Gets $24 Million Payout - Posted March 10, 2012
Janet Robinson has an amazing life. After Robinson left the The New York Times, it was rumored that her severance package was about $15 million. Not bad! Especially considering t... [FishbowlLA]

Arthur Sulzberger's Son Joins New York Times Metro Desk - Posted March 6, 2012
A.G. Sulzberger, son of Arthur Sulzberger, has a new home at the Metro section of the paper. Accord... [FishbowlLA]

Do Paywalls Dramatically Impact PR? - Posted March 5, 2012
New figures from the Pew Project for Excellence in Journalism further demonstrate the financial hurdles the newspaper industry faces: for every dollar newspapers earn digitally, they're losing seven in print. (... [FishbowlDC]

Former 'NY Times' CEO, Janet Robinson, Joins F-H Board - Posted February 21, 2012
Janet Robinson, who stepped down from her post as president and CEO of ... [FishbowlDC]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted February 17, 2012
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. New York Times Photographer Wins World Press Photo of the Year, February 10 ... [FishbowlLA]

The Pros and Cons of Covering the Election on Twitter - Posted February 16, 2012
Social media's imprint on presidential election coverage continues to expand. As Jim Roberts, assistant managing editor at The New York Times... [FishbowlDC]

5 Upcoming Journalism and Media Conferences - Posted February 16, 2012
Throughout the year, there are several conferences in the fields of journalism and media for everyone from up-and-coming journalists to seasoned professionals. Just a few weeks ago, we covered a few panels on journa... [10,000 Words]

10 Ways The New York Times Tells Stories Through Reader Content - Posted February 10, 2012
When looking for inspiration for your own reader-submissions projects, The New York Times' collection of storytelling tools is a good place to start because they do it so well. The following examples are ways that The Times have creatively gathered and displayed information submitted by people on the... [10,000 Words]

Register Today for Poynter's "Develop a Smarter Mobile Strategy" Workshop - Posted February 2, 2012
One thing that I've been diligent in talking about here at 10,000 Words is creating a mobile presence. By 2014, mobile Internet is poised to... [10,000 Words]

The New York Times Releases New Tool For Collaborative Editing - Posted January 27, 2012
As more news organizations move toward web content systems that were originally intended for single-person bloggers, the need for a more dynamic tool has becoming increasingly apparent. The New York Times recognizes this and has launched some code that could help. Called ICE ("Integrated Co... [10,000 Words]

Revolving Door: Le HuffPo, NY Times' Abramson to Debut at Davos, NBC Publishing eBooks, and More - Posted January 26, 2012
Le Huffington Post made its debut on Monday in France with Anne Sinclair as editorial director. Sinclair, a former TV anchor, is the wife of infamous former IMF head Dominique Strauss-Kahn, aka DSK. At the pre... [FishbowlDC]

5 Journalism Panels at SXSW Interactive 2012 - Posted January 19, 2012
You may remember our post from back in August which featured fifteen journalism-related panels which were up for voting for inclusion into the 2012 SXSW sc... [10,000 Words]

Revolving Door: 'Today' turns 60, @SpinReviews, Top Media Pinners, and more - Posted January 13, 2012
[caption id="attachment_32565" align="alignleft" width="184" caption="The January 6, 1964 cover"][/caption] Today ... [FishbowlDC]

New York Times Producer Moves to CNN.com - Posted January 9, 2012
Flora Zhang joins CNN.com this week as an Opinion producer. Zhang will be based in New York and was previously a producer at The New York Times where she spent five years and was part of the team that launched the ... [FishbowlLA]

Apply Now For The New York Times Social Media Internship - Posted January 9, 2012
Are you a student journalist who lives and breathes all things social media? Then The New York Times is looking for you. Do you like the NYT? Do you like social media? We may have just the newsroom internship for you. Details: bit.ly/A5zYc5 -- Lexi Mainland (@lexinyt) January 9, 2012 ... [10,000 Words]

The New York Times' 'Nocturnalist' Column Ends - Posted December 30, 2011
The New York Times' "Nocturnalist" is over. Today Sarah Maslin Nir, wrote ... [FishbowlLA]

Newspaper Guild Writes Open Letter to Arthur Sulzberger Jr. - Posted December 23, 2011
Just like we thought, the Newspaper Guild of New York has something to say about recently departed New York Times Company CEO Janet Robinson getting her full pension ... [FishbowlLA]

George Vecsey Steps Back From Regular Contributions to The New York Times - Posted December 17, 2011
George Vecsey is stepping away from his regular duties at the New York Times after 30 years. Today he wrote his final regular column ... [AllTwitter]

Revolving Door: Newspapers Down, Magazines Up; Changes at ABC; and More - Posted December 15, 2011
[caption id="attachment_31506" align="alignleft" width="171" caption="Photo: Evan Agostini/AGOEV, via Associated Press"][/caption] A new report from the USC Annenberg Center says that most newspapers will be gone in five years. ... [GalleyCat]

Former New York Times Associate Editor, Columnist Tom Wicker Dies - Posted November 25, 2011
Tom Wicker, who enjoyed a four-decade association with The New York Times, died Friday of an apparent heart attack. He was 85. Wicker, who joined The New York Times in 1960 as a political correspondent in the Washington bureau, had a career turn three years later as a result of a tragic... [FishbowlLA]

Revolving Door: NYT's Bits, NY Mag's Price, James Murdoch, and More - Posted November 10, 2011
The New York Times Bits blog has a new logo and lots of other changes like expanded coverage, new staffers, and a daily email newsletter. The newsstand price of ... [FishbowlDC]

Revolving Door: Occupy Wall Street in the News, 'WSJ Europe' in Hot Water, and More - Posted October 13, 2011
[caption id="attachment_28703" align="alignleft" width="345" caption="Photo: Reuters"][/caption] Pew Research Center data shows that coverage of Occupy Wall Street has reached early Tea Party levels. ... [GalleyCat]

Revolving Door: Occupy Wall Street in the News, 'WSJ Europe' in Hot Water, and More - Posted October 13, 2011
[caption id="attachment_28703" align="alignleft" width="345" caption="Photo: Reuters"][/caption] Pew Research Center data shows that coverage of Occupy Wall Street has reached early Tea Party levels. ... [FishbowlDC]

The New York Times' Editors Don't Care About Salad Dressing - Posted October 11, 2011
We've always imagined that everything inside the New York Times' walls is edited to perfection. Any modifiers that are caught dangling are immediately corrected and there sure as hell aren't any misspellings. Apparently that's not the case. This picture, tweeted by ... [FishbowlLA]

How ESPN and The New York Times Build A Second Screen For Readers - Posted September 24, 2011
[caption id="attachment_7171" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Above, Patrick Stiegman of ESPN speaks, accompanied by Brian Hamman (center) and Tyson Evans, both of The New York Times."][/caption] BOSTON -- At the ... [10,000 Words]

Revolving Door: 'Vanity Fair's List; the 'Rookie' Launch; Rev. Al Sharpton, and More - Posted September 1, 2011
As predicted by The OutCast Agency's TJ Snyder, the Vanity Fair annual ... [FishbowlDC]

Revolving Door: Murdoch's Successor, 'Times' Testing, and a 'WaPo' Partnership - Posted August 12, 2011
Rupert Murdoch sat in on News Corp.'s earnings call the other day and, according ... [FishbowlDC]

New York Times Journalists Take To Quora To Answer Questions - Posted July 19, 2011
A reporter, editor and columnist from The New York Times will take to Quora, starting today, to answer your questions. In one of the highest-profile partnerships yet for the nascent question and answer-based social network, Diana B. Henriques, Gretchen Morgenson and ... [10,000 Words]

'NYT' Looking for Feedback About the Role of PR - Posted July 18, 2011
Arthur Brisbane, The New York Times' public editor, wants feedback. After ... [FishbowlDC]

New York Wants Us All to Know When Frank Rich Debuts - Posted June 27, 2011
Back in early March, New York shocked us when it announced that Frank Rich was leaving The New York Ti... [FishbowlLA]

WaPo, NYT Ask Readers To Help Sift Through Sarah Palin's 24,000 Emails - Posted June 10, 2011
The State of Alaska will today release 24,199 of Sarah Palin's emails from her tenure as governor. The Washington Post and The New York Times are ... [10,000 Words]

Revolving Door: Leadership Changes at the 'NY Times,' and More - Posted June 2, 2011
[caption id="attachment_21919" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Left to right: Baquet, Abramson, Keller. Photo: Fred R. Conrad/The New York Times"][/caption] Jill Abramson has been named the executive editor of ... [FishbowlDC]

Social Sharing Buttons: Too Much Or Not Enough? - Posted May 26, 2011
News can break at a moment's notice, and whether you have the exclusive scoop or not, chances are that readers coming to your website to read the story will want to share it with their friends and family. Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr and other social networking services can help give your story... [10,000 Words]

Media Undecided About Which Sites People Are Actually Reading - Posted May 23, 2011
The media traffic wars are heated folks. It started, it seems, a couple of weeks ago, when the Pew Research Center's Project for Excellence in Journalism released a study showing that The Drudge Report is a major traffic driver, trumping social networks. ... [FishbowlDC]

Audit Bureau Reports Overall Circulation Decline With A Few Bright Spots - Posted May 4, 2011
The Audit Bureau of Circulations reported an overall decline in daily American newspaper circulation numbers for the six months ending March 2010, with a few exceptions. (New ABC rules dictate that online editions are included as well.) First, the bad news. Overall circulation was down 2.6 percent from 19 million to 18.5... [FishbowlDC]

The New York Times Launches Preshow for Movie Theaters - Posted May 2, 2011
The New York Times is launching a new initiative called "Times in Cinema," which will show branded Times video before the previews in select independent theaters. The approximately 10 minute long s... [FishbowlLA]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted April 22, 2011
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. Former Newsweek President Explains Magazine's "Disaster" First Quarter Ad Sales, April 18 ... [FishbowlLA]

Journalism, Social Media and PR: An Interview with Romey Louangvilay - Posted April 21, 2011
The context of social media in journalism today cannot be ignored. Several mainstream media organizations such as The Guardian, Slate, and The New Yo... [10,000 Words]

Paywalls Have Digital Management Requirements - Posted April 14, 2011
As expected, traffic numbers have taken a dip in the weeks following the implementation of The New York Times' mete... [FishbowlDC]

The Semantic Link - Episode 5, April 2011 - Posted April 11, 2011
On Friday, April 8, a group of Semantic thought leaders from around the globe met with their host and colleague, Paul Miller, for the fo... [AllTwitter]

The Semantic Link - Episode 5, April 2011 - Posted April 11, 2011
On Friday, April 8, a group of Semantic thought leaders from around the globe met with their host and colleague, Paul Miller, for the fo... [semanticweb.com]

The 'NY Times' is Tops on Twitter - Posted April 5, 2011
With 3,062,437, The New York Times is the only U.S. newspaper with more than one million Twitter followers, giving it the number one spot on the list of top newspapers on Twitter, ... [FishbowlDC]

New York Times' New Paywall Vs. WSJ, Newsday - Posted March 17, 2011
[caption id="attachment_2884" align="alignright" width="420" caption="NYT.com paywall coming to a browser near you."][/caption] Today, The New York Times announced details of its new paywall, which hits ... [10,000 Words]

The New York Times to Erect Paywall March 28 - Posted March 17, 2011
The New York Times finally announced the details for its paywall, which will take effect March 28. Users will be able to read 20 articles per month free-of-ch... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Janet Robinson on NYTimes.com Paywall: 'We Expect It Will Launch Shortly' - Posted March 2, 2011
"The pay model for NYTimes.com is in the final testing phase, and we expect it will launch shortly," ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Drinking Was Widespread at The New York Times in the 60s - Posted February 28, 2011
... [FishbowlLA]

The New York Times Responds to Whoopi Goldberg's Rant - Posted February 15, 2011
Yesterday on The View, Whoopi Goldberg lost her mind when Barbara Walters brought up an article in the New York Times that seemingly left Goldberg out of a list of black actors who had won Oscars. Goldberg lashed out at the paper, and co-host Elisabeth Hasselbeck canceled her subscr... [FishbowlLA]

The New York Times Asks When a Hot Wing Is Not a Hot Wing - Posted February 9, 2011
The shiny 10-inch-wide tin of nachos enticing Carolyn Thalin at the mahogany bar of the Stadium Grill in Manhattan was not your normal gloop-coated pile of tortilla chips. Inspired by the chef David Burke's can o' cake at his high-end resta... [TVNewser]

The New York Times Asks When a Hot Wing Is Not a Hot Wing - Posted February 9, 2011
The shiny 10-inch-wide tin of nachos enticing Carolyn Thalin at the mahogany bar of the Stadium Grill in Manhattan was not your normal gloop-coated pile of tortilla chips. Inspired by the chef David Burke's can o' cake at his high-end resta... [SportsNewser]

iPhone 4 Is In at The New York Times - Posted February 2, 2011
Ann Derry, editorial director for video and television at The New York Times, discussed her newspaper's use of the iPhone 4 and an app from Aspera by reporters to record and upload videos with ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Report: The New York Times Patching Holes in Paywall - Posted January 28, 2011
The New York Times has been busy plugging leaks in its soon-to-deploy paywall, as ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

U.S. Soccer Star Is Bored, Checks in With The NYT From China - Posted January 24, 2011
The United States women's soccer team is currently in the middle of the Four Nations tournament in China. Th... [TVNewser]

U.S. Soccer Star Is Bored, Checks in With The NYT From China - Posted January 24, 2011
The United States women's soccer team is currently in the middle of the Four Nations tournament in China. Th... [SportsNewser]

Report: Full Online Access to The New York Times to Be Priced Under $20 per Month - Posted January 20, 2011
When The New York Times officially implements its ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

The New York Times Goes Around the Sports World in 11 Photos - Posted January 20, 2011
Check out this very cool feature from NYTimes.com featuring 11 amazing photos from aroun... [TVNewser]

The New York Times Goes Around the Sports World in 11 Photos - Posted January 20, 2011
Check out this very cool feature from NYTimes.com featuring 11 amazing photos from aroun... [SportsNewser]

Freakonomics Blog to Leave The New York Times, Get Freaky On Its Own - Posted January 14, 2011
Freakonomics is heading off on its own. According to a report on Forbes' ... [PRNewser]

Freakonomics Blog to Leave The New York Times, Get Freaky On Its Own - Posted January 14, 2011
Freakonomics is heading off on its own. According to a report on Forbes' ... [Inside Mobile Apps]

More Video Content Coming to NYT DealBook - Posted January 4, 2011
Mac William Bishop, video producer for The New York Times' DealBook, spoke with ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

New York Times to Expand DealBook - Posted December 27, 2010
Jeffrey Cane, Managing Editor for DealBook, says that the financial blog will grow in 2011. He tells Beet.TV that new... [FishbowlLA]

The New York Times to Beef Up Dealbook - Posted December 27, 2010
Jeffrey Cain, managing editor of The New York Times' Dealbook, told ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Sunday Business Editor Timothy L. O'Brien Leaves The New York Times to Become National Editor at The Huffington Post - Posted December 16, 2010
The New York Times Sunday Business editor Timothy L. O'Brien joined ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

NYT Editorial on Comcast-NBCU: Hands Off Internet Video - Posted December 6, 2010
The New York Times published an editorial urging regulators considering the merger conditions for Comcast and NBC Universal to forbid ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Mashable Taps Stacy Green from The New York Times as Director of Communications - Posted November 29, 2010
Stacy Green, formerly manager of digital partnerships and social-media marketing for NYTimes.... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

How they did it: The New York Times' budget interactive - Posted November 15, 2010
by Ethan Klapper The buzz this weekend in the online journalism world was about an interactive created by The New York Times, "Budget Puzzle: You Fix the Budget." The puzzle was an online companion to a story by Times reporter David Leonhardt in Sunday's Week in Review... [10,000 Words]

Former New York Times Web-Design Director Khoi Vinh Is Not a Fan of Magazines' iPad Apps - Posted October 28, 2010
Khoi Vinh, the former We... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Run Marathons. Just Don't Get Hurt - Posted October 25, 2010
The New York Times - gearing up for the New York City Marathon with On The Run (Look! Old guys running marathons!) - takes a look at ... [TVNewser]

Run Marathons. Just Don't Get Hurt - Posted October 25, 2010
The New York Times - gearing up for the New York City Marathon with On The Run (Look! Old guys running marathons!) - takes a look at ... [SportsNewser]

The New York Times Co. Reports Strong Online-Advertising Revenue for 3Q - Posted October 19, 2010
The New York Times Co. revealed in its third-quarter earnings report that online advertising now represents 27 percent of its overall ad revenue, and online ads rose 14.6 percent, ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

New Editors' Choice iPad App from The New York Times Offers More Free Content, but for How Long? - Posted October 15, 2010
The mystery of the absence from the iTunes Store ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

The New York Times Launches Marathon Blog - Posted October 14, 2010
The New York City Marathon is less than a month away and NYTimes.com's coverage is already up and running. On Tuesday, the site debuted On The Run, a blog dedicated to the event. The gist? "Reporters and e... [TVNewser]

The New York Times Launches Marathon Blog - Posted October 14, 2010
The New York City Marathon is less than a month away and NYTimes.com's coverage is already up and running. On Tuesday, the site debuted On The Run, a blog dedicated to the event. The gist? "Reporters and e... [SportsNewser]

New York Times iPad App: iTunes Store Out of Stock? - Posted October 13, 2010
All the news that's not fit to view on an Apple tablet? Silicon Alley Insider reports that the iPad app from ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Time Warner Hires Journalist Richard Siklos - Posted October 4, 2010
Journalist Richard Siklos is joining ... [FishbowlDC]

Prepare Your Clients for Success - Posted October 4, 2010
Boo-hoo. So you got a great story written about your business and now sales are through the roof and you just can't keep up. It's a problem everyone would like to have. The (handsome) founders of Chocomize experienced this dilemma first-hand when t... [FishbowlDC]

Social Media, Mobile, and Video on the Itinerary at Advertising Week's Travel Panel - Posted September 29, 2010
[caption id="attachment_5294" align="alignleft" width="252" caption="Left to right: Drew Patterson, Jetsetter.com; John Boris, Lonely Planet; and Valerie Edmonds, Weber Shandwick"][/caption] The discussion at Advertising Week's day two travel s... [FishbowlDC]

Baseball Payrolls Get New York Times Infographic Treatment - Posted September 27, 2010
The New York Times is back with another smart, tasteful, and helpful graphic. On the heels of its stunning women's tenni... [TVNewser]

Baseball Payrolls Get New York Times Infographic Treatment - Posted September 27, 2010
The New York Times is back with another smart, tasteful, and helpful graphic. On the heels of its stunning women's tenni... [SportsNewser]

Janet Robinson: The New York Times Will Print 'For Many Many Years to Come' - Posted September 22, 2010
Speaking at the Goldman Sachs Communacopia XVIII conference in New York, ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

The Huffington Post Strikes Again: The New York Times' Peter Goodman Named Business Editor - Posted September 22, 2010
Whatever The Huffington Post is doing to lure high-level journalists is clearly working: Just ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Mashable Social Good Summit: Social Media's Growing Role - Posted September 21, 2010
Leveraging social media to help solve some of the world's toughest problems was the theme of Mashable's Social Good Summit in New York on Monday. The conference was held in par... [FishbowlDC]

Have Semantic Technologies Crossed the Chasm Yet? - Posted September 17, 2010
  This article kicks off a series of interviews on Semantic Technologies in the MIT Entrepreneurship Review with industry thought leaders including Thomas Tague (Thomson Reuters), Chris Messina (Google), David Recordon (Facebook), Will Hunsinger (Evri) and Jamie Taylor (Metaweb). At first sight, the answer is yes. I recently attended the Semantic Technology Conference... [semanticweb.com]

Fox Makes Announcement About Upcoming 'American Idol' Announcement - Posted September 16, 2010
In a move straight out of the LeBron James PR playbook, American Idol's Ryan Seacrest will be hosting a press conference on Wednesday, September 22 to announc... [FishbowlDC]

FTC Dispute 'Was a Frivolous Matter' Says Reverb's Snitker - Posted August 27, 2010
The New York Times covers the Federal Trade Commission settlement announced yesterday with PR and marketing firm ... [FishbowlDC]

Bridging the gap: How Semantic Web can move into the mainstream through SXSW - Posted August 17, 2010
Personally, I believe that the Semantic Web will become mainstream in the next few years (I actually have a bet on this with some college friends). I know that this is a strong statement, but I am confident that it will happen. Mainstream is defined in Wikipedia as “the common current of... [semanticweb.com]

For a Former Atlantic Intern, Payback is More Than Just Personal - Posted April 7, 2010
By Katharine Rust The recent news of the Atlantic Media Company's ... [MediaJobsDaily]

Elisabeth Murdoch: Husband Matthew Freud Had 'Gone Rogue' With Fox News Assault - Posted March 22, 2010
This past January, the "PR shot heard around the world," in media circles, at least, was Matthew Freud ... [FishbowlDC]

First 5000 Tags Released to the Linked Data Cloud - New York Times - Posted October 29, 2009
... [semanticweb.com]

Search Still on For Times SVP of Communications? - Posted October 14, 2009
The head communications position at The New York Times Company - Senior Vice President of Corporate Communications - is still vacant since 12-year veteran Catherine Mathis left the company in early August for Standard & Poor's. Clearly, this is a buyer's market. But will a decision come so... [FishbowlDC]

SemTech 2009 Post-Event Media, Blogs, and Trip Report Items - Posted July 1, 2009
There were a lot of articles and blog postings written about the Semantic Technology Conference. Below is a list of those we are aware of.  If you know of others, feel free to send them to us at info (at) semanticuniverse.com so we can add them to this list. Articles (June 26, 2009): ... [semanticweb.com]

New York Times Announces a Major Addition to the Linked Data Cloud - Posted June 18, 2009
SAN JOSE, CA -- Today in a keynote presentation at the 2009 Semantic Technology Conference in San Jose, California, Rob Larson and Evan Sandhaus of the New York Times made a significant announcement regarding the NYT Annotated Corpus and the NYT Index in the "Linked Data Cloud". ... [semanticweb.com]

Sulzberger: 'We Can't Care if Newspapers Die' - Posted October 23, 2008
Arthur Sulzberger Jr., chairman and publisher of The New York Times Company, said at his keynote address at the WebbyConnect conference on Wednesday ... [ThinkMobile - SocialTimes.com]

Social Graphology | Online Communities and the Small Business - Posted December 4, 2007
In a recent blog post, Tim Berners-Lee, Director of the World Wide Web Consortium, wrote about a new paradigm. In the early days of the internet it was the computers and the wires that were important; more recently it was the documents that were the important things, the centres of focus... [semanticweb.com]

Borders Bonds With Ripple For Bookstore TV Network. The Mind Reels. - Posted November 13, 2007
Borders bookstores has partnered with Ripple, a Los Angeles-based entertainment company to create an in-store television network called Borders TV for 250 of the company's bookstores nationwide. According to the press release: This agreement enables Borders customers, for the ... [FishbowlLA]

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