Category Archives : Newsweek Shutting Down 7

Share In today’s media world print editions are turning into websites, and websites are turning into apps. But not for Newsweek. Following its acquisition by The Daily Beast, it has been announced that will be shut down. Newsweek, and Daily Beast staffs are expected to be combined following the merger, and while […]



Cops Seize Gizmodo Computers as iPhone Saga Rolls On 7

Share The iPhone-leak saga rolled on today as news broke that the home of Gizmodo editor Brian Chen was raided by California’s Rapid Enforcement Allied Computer Team (REACT – couldn’t make this name up) last Friday night. According to Chen’s account of the story, the team broke down his front door without him present, seizing […]

Newsweek’s “Intellectually Satisfying” Experience Piles Up Losses 4

Share Jon Meacham Appearing on Charlie Rose, upon the launch of the “new” Newsweek (Last May) Newsweek’s “intellectually satisfying” new layout may not be working out as planned. Keith Kelley of the New York Post reports today that the Washington Post Company (owners of Newsweek) somewhat hid within their Q4 earnings that Newsweek lost $28.1 […]

Jon Meacham of Newsweek Chats about the “New Magazine” with Charlie Rose 3

Share Jon Meacham, the editor of Newsweek, made a stop on Charlie Rose last night to discuss the time he’s spent with President Obama, the financial crisis and the new redesign of Newsweek on book stands this week (with President Obama on the Cover). Here is an interesting part of their conversation on how Meacham […]