The pandemic rolled on but it shared the social media spotlight with several other unprecedented events in 2021.
Also in the media news roundup: Lee continues fight to fend off a hostile takeover bid by Alden Global Capital.
Media Insider: Facebook Removes Facial Recognition, Byron Allen Eyes Tegna Deal, LA Times Created Digital Día de Muertos
Catch up on week’s media news, including the DOJ’s lawsuit to block Penguin Random House from acquiring Simon & Schuster.
Media Insider: NYT Tests Audio App, Facebook Launches Audio Hub, New Network to Help Media Cover the Climate Crisis
ICYMI. 5 top media news stories you need on your radar this week, including The Atlantic’s drive to hire newsletter writers.
Media Insider: Outlets Ask for Help Evacuating Afghan Colleagues, Axel Springer Eyes Politico, Facebook Reports Most-Viewed Content
ICYMI: Here are a few of the major media news headlines from the week. The recap includes a new European streaming service from Comcast and ViacomCBS.
Here’s our weekly recap of media news headlines you might have missed. The roundup also includes a look at the “wave” of union drives among journalists.
Media Insider: 2021 World Press Freedom Index, Facebook Focuses on Audio, Insider Journalists Unionize
ICYMI. Here are 5 top media news stories you need on your radar this week, including the AP’s expansion of its local news experiment, StoryShare.
ICYMI. 5 top media news stories you need on your radar this week. This week includes headlines from TechCrunch, Axios, and more.
Media Insider: Reporters Without Borders Sues Facebook, News Corp to Buy IBD, Axios Partners With Telemundo
Also in the media news recap, Medium has offered voluntary buyouts to all of its editorial staff.
ICYMI. This week’s roundup of media news includes stories from Axios, NPR, Digiday, and more.
Media Insider: Mark Cuban to Launch Podcast App, Three Gannett Newspapers Unionize, NY Times Invests in Digital Games
ICYMI. We’re recapping big media headlines from the week, including a resurgence of live blogging and updates on Australia’s media bill.
Media Insider: Facebook Creating News Tool, Local News Outlets Boost Digital Subscriptions, Tiny News Collective Launches
ICYMI: Rolling Stone, Billboard and Vibe are merging business sides. Learn more in the weekly media news roundup.
Media Insider: Oracle Wins TikTok Bid, BBC Cuts Radio Reporters, Facebook Invests in Newsroom Diversity
It’s time for the weekly media news recap. Among the week’s big stories, ViacomCBS offloads CNET and NYT partners with Facebook on an augmented reality project.
Media Insider: SBA Releases Media Loan Info, Facebook Meets With Boycott Leaders, LION Partners With Google on Startup Labs
ICYMI: U.S. media companies are investing in China coverage and NBCUniversal News has set new diversity goals.
Media Insider: Sinclair Fined $48M By FCC, Facebook Introduces Oversight Board, Dow Jones Appoints CEO
ICYMI. Facebook announced the first 20 members of its Oversight Board and The Boston Globe is publishing a serialized novella. Read more in the weekly recap.
Media Insider: Apple Policy Combats Ad-Tech Stalking, Facebook Recruits Journalists for News Tab, BuzzFeed Curates Mood-Based News
Five top media stories from the week, including a live video experiment from Reddit and a new look at the state of music journalism.
Media Insider: Apple Unveils News Subscription Service, Americans Prefer Broadcast for Local News, Facebook Weighs in on News Deserts
ICYMI. 5 top media stories you need on your radar this week, including news from Billboard and Mashable.
Media Insider: WSJ Adds Three Dozen Jobs, Financial Times Acquires The Next Web, NBC Launches News Streaming Service
ICYMI. 5 top media stories you need on your radar this week, including news from Fast Company and TechCrunch.
Facebook Live has proven to be a valuable and innovative tool for media companies and brands to get their message out.
Media Insider: Three Startups Help Save Local News, Kavanaugh Hearing Highlights Power of Photo Editors, Jemele Hill Joins The Atlantic
ICYMI: A new startup is hoping cryptocurrency can save journalism. Read more in the media news roundup.