Posts Tagged Media

AP names new enterprise editor for western US

PHOENIX (AP) — Raghu Vadarevu, an editor on The Associated Press’ West Desk, has been promoted to West assistant editor for enterprise.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

FX says overnight ratings becoming meaningless

This image released by FX shows Mia Maestro as Nora Martinez, left, and Corey Stoll as Ephraim Goodweather in a scene from "The Strain." Leaders at the FX network are trying something new. They're no longer talking publicly about how their programs do on opening night, believing those numbers don't accurately reflect how many people see their shows. Instead, they're waiting a few days to see how many people catch up via time shifting. (AP Photo/FX, Michael Gibson)

NEW YORK (AP) — It’s a rite nearly as old as television: the morning after a new show premieres, network executives wait impatiently for the Nielsen company’s estimate of how many people watched, and rush to report the first sign of a hit.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , ,

Get paid for posts? Social networking’s new twist

In this photo taken Wednesday, July 16, 2014, Gerry Kelly, founder of clothing brand Sonas Denim and a Bubblews user, poses near his home in San Francisco. Kelly has already earned nearly $100 from Bubblews since he began using a test version in January. His Bubblews feed serves as a journal about the lessons he has learned in life, as well as a forum for his clothing brand. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Facebook and most other social networks are built on the premise that just about everything should be shared —except the money those posts produce.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

NBA player seeks tips on suspect in aunt’s death

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Los Angeles Clippers forward Matt Barnes is asking for the public’s help to track down the man police say killed his aunt in Northern California.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Oldest golf magazine in country goes all digital

WILTON, Conn. (AP) — The oldest golf magazine in America will stop publishing in print next week as Golf World switches entirely to digital delivery.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , ,