December 20, 2018

“[School of Rock] is just brilliant, so pleasing to watch, like a rock-themed Sound of Music.”

- Brent Hill in WhereTraveler

 

Six surprising beauty uses for apple-cider vinegar.

- Experience Life

Washington DC Sues Facebook Over Cambridge Analytica Data Grab

Facebook's “lax oversight” allowed the defunct Cambridge Analytica -- President Trump's former data consultancy -- to collect information about tens of millions of the social networking service's users, including more than 340,000 D.C. residents, the lawsuit alleges.

 

Q&A with New York Times CEO: Relationship with Facebook; Achieving the 4 Million Subscribers Threshold

"I mainly think that 2018 is the year that the investment in journalism has really paid off. We’ve seen the last few days great reporting about Facebook, brilliant reporting out of Washington, D.C., in the broader sense the aftermath of the midterms and the latest drama out of the White House."

 

Joseph Ghosn Named Editorial Director of Vanity Fair France

He succeeds Anne Boulay, who is leaving the title and parent company Condé Nast France.

 

Spiegel Journalist Who Made Up Facts Loses Awards from Reporter Forum, CNN

German journalist Claas Relotius has returned four press awards after weekly magazine Der Spiegel found he had fabricated facts in a number of articles, the German press association that hands out the prize said on Thursday.

 

Chartbeat's Most Engaging Stories of 2018

Chartbeat just released its annual list of the Most Engaging Stories of 2018, the articles that were most-read this year based on highest Engaged Time.

 

Pinterest Eyes $12 Billion Valuation As it Looks to Go Public As Soon As April

In September, Pinterest surpassed more than 250 million monthly active users, who visit the site to browse through billions of images on topics ranging from living-room furniture to dinner recipes and tattoos.

 

Publishers Should Invest In Specialized Native Ad Teams

The investments are critical, as publishers see their share of the ad market shrink amid the migration to digital platforms like Google and Facebook.

Amazon Sent over 1,000 Private Alexa Recordings to Random Person

Amazon’s virtual assistant, Alexa, allowed a user in Germany to get access to more than 1,000 recordings from another user — thanks to a “human error” by the tech giant, according to a report.

 

Rachel McAdams Rocked a Breast Pump for a Magazine Cover Shoot
On Instagram, Claire Rothstein, the founder of Girls. Girls. Girls. Magazine, explained how the concept of the shoot came to fruition, and why it was so important for her to change people’s perceptions of breastfeeding.

 

Magazine Media Member Spotlight: KeepCraftAlive

Q&A with Rob Yagid, Executive Director, KeepCraftAlive: "At its core the #KeepCraftAlive initiave is about awareness. We strive to generate awareness of the skills gap and its far reaching impact in order to ignite action."

 

Magazine Media 360° Brand Audience Report Released

The October 2018 Magazine Media 360° Brand Audience Report shows that Total Audience remains strong at 1.8 billion for the 114 magazine brands in the analysis. We continue to see the same trends as recent months, with Mobile Web (+5.6%) and Video (+23.7%) on the steady rise.

 

 

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Senior Editor | Money | New York, NY

 

Faculty | Northwestern University | Chicago, IL