Business

Jordan Crook | TechCrunch | 12/19/2014
The photo-sharing network recently announced it had surpassed 300 million active users, and has taken steps toward cleaning up spam accounts, as well as adding new filters and features in an update this week.
Jane Martinson | The Guardian | 12/19/2014
The job will be advertised by the end of the year with the closing date for applications likely to be the start of February.
Press Release | The Dallas Morning News | 12/18/2014
Mike Wilson will begin Feb. 16, 2015, succeeding Bob Mong, who is retiring.
Jim Conaghan | NetNewsCheck | 12/18/2014
The calendar turns toward year’s end and news media are filled with lists of the bests, year-end roundups and predictions for 2015. The lists and roundups are the easy part — the predictions slightly more taxing, requiring additional thought.
Joseph Lichterman | Nieman Lab | 12/18/2014
PHILADELPHIA — Armed with a Kindle Fire tablet, Anna Orso stood just inside the front door of an Irish pub last Monday night welcoming guests to a happy hour in Center City, Philadelphia.
Justin Ellis | Nieman Lab | 12/18/2014
In October the Austin-based news nonprofit ended a collaboration with The New York Times. Now the Tribune and the Post will share stories and co-sponsor events.
Joe Pompeo | Capital New York | 12/18/2014
The exits capped a tumultuous year in which the Times continued to map its survival strategy in an increasingly competitive media landscape.
Mathew Ingram | GigaOm | 12/17/2014
The new Gone portal will publish travel-related articles written by both staff writers and freelancers, and some of those will be about Marriott-related topics.
Emma Hall | Advertising Age | 12/17/2014
Legacy publishers who focus on digital have been offered a glimmer of hope as Rupert Murdoch's The Times and The Sunday Times recently announced a profit for the first time in 13 years.
Sydney Ember | New York Times | 12/17/2014
A large magazine publisher is trying to stay on the digital cutting edge.
Brian Braiker | Digiday | 12/17/2014
Michael Wolff revisited his predictions, weighed in on some of the bigger media stories of the year
Anthony Ha | Tech Crunch | 12/17/2014
The company was seeing 1 million monthly video views as recently as early summer of this year, but it was up to 40 million monthly views in November.
Press Release | Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication | 12/16/2014
The $2 million gift will support an endowed chair who will lead a new program at the Cronkite School in which students will cover immigration and border issues in the U.S. and Mexico in both Spanish and English.