THIS week, the print edition has a special report on China's economy written by Simon Cox. I highly recommend it. While you're looking that over, however, don't neglect the accompanying multimedia fare, including today's Daily chart, this conversation with Mr Cox, and the video below: read more
In 2014, the announcement of a new print edition of anything is likely to be met with apathy, if not jeers. The British newspaper The Guardian seems to be aware, because its new commercial is definitely not boring. In the ad promoting its new weekend edition, a nicely dressed man named Ian starts to read the paper as his wife and daughter leave to run some errands.
There are some minor spoilers ahead for "House of Cards" season 3. One of the biggest surprises of the season 3 premiere of "House of Cards," which debuted on Netflix back in February, was an appearance by Stephen Colbert reprising his role of "The Colbert Report" host.
Showbiz info is everywhere now, making it harder to sustain Hollywood's slang-filled must-read as a daily print publication. The magazine printed its last daily this week but will continue online and in a weekly edition. Cultural historian Neil Gabler explains why this shift is significant.» E-Mail This » Add to Del.icio.us
Davos: It's "decoupling" day in Davos. Or that's how it feels. Everyone's talking about the Eastward shift in the balance of global economic power - and China, especially, as the key engine of global growth in 2010.
The hit sitcom "Friends" has been off the air for over 10 years now, but it lives on thanks to its many syndication deals with various network channels. Jennifer Aniston, while on Jimmy Kimmel's late-night show Wednesday, showed up only to be told by Kimmel that he had prepared some "Friends fan fiction" for the two of them to read out loud.
Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel recently announced that Snapchat users share an average of 350 million photos daily. In early April, Snapchat said daily photo shares were at 150 million. This means that daily shares grew by 483% in seven months. For some context, Snapchat overtook Instagram in daily photo shares back in May 2013.