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Would publishers rethink their use of Twitter if Rupert Murdoch bought it?

Is it time to re-examine publishers’ increasing reliance on third-party tools like Facebook and Twitter? “These are not just distribution networks, they record the fragments and fingerprints of... | Poynter. – 2012-01-04

Rupert Murdoch met David Cameron at Downing Street twice during BSkyB bid

No 10 admits PM met executives of News Corp and subsidiaries more than all other media groups combined during periodRupert Murdoch attended No 10 Downing Street for a previously undisclosed second... | Guardian – 2011-12-10

Steve Jobs wanted to help New York Times, bonded with Rupert Murdoch

“Steve Jobs“ In his new biography of Steve Jobs, Walter Isaacson describes some of the behind-the-scenes dealings between the Apple CEO and publishers after the iPad was launched in 2010. ”I would... | Poynter. – 2011-10-26

Rupert Murdoch's Disaster Is Already an E-Book

Vanity Fair gets a compilation into the Kindle and Nook stores: Twenty previously published stories for $4, heavy on the Michael Wolff. | AllThingsD – 2011-07-30

News Corp boss 'linked' to leak of Vince Cable's Rupert Murdoch comments

Detectives hired by Telegraph to discover source of leaks have 'strong suspicion' Will Lewis was involved, according to reportsThe firm of private investigators hired by Telegraph Media Group to... | Guardian – 2011-07-22

Full text of Rupert Murdoch apology in UK newspapers

LONDON, July 15 (Reuters) - News Corp Chief Executive Rupert Murdoch will apologise for any wrongdoing committed at his News of the World newspaper in a full page spread to be published in British... | Reuters – 2011-07-15

Phone hacking: Rupert Murdoch calls in PR firm Edelman

PR company will report directly to general manager of News InternationalRupert Murdoch's News Corporation has called in PR and lobbying specialists Edelman to help the embattled company handle... | Guardian – 2011-07-14

In Rupert Murdoch's bunker, there is no room for sentiment

The decision to stick by Rebekah Brooks while sacrificing a 168-year-old newspaper has stunned media commentatorsIt did not take long for the saga at News Corporation to be given the full Downfall... | Guardian – 2011-07-08

What hope of a peaceful succession in Rupert Murdoch's family?

Elisabeth Murdoch is joining the family firm after selling her TV company Shine, so who now is the heir apparent?Suppose that, when the sad moment comes, Prince Charles doesn't become king exactly,... | Guardian – 2011-02-27

Rupert Murdoch unveils next step in media empire – the iPad 'newspaper'

The Daily, a digital-only venture, 'combines surprise of newspapers with versatility of new technology'Since the day he bought his first newspaper aged 22, Rupert Murdoch has shaken up the world's... | Guardian – 2011-02-03

Rupert Murdoch's iPad digital newspaper raises many questions – but who has the answers?

iPad and iPhone apps create mini-paywalls around mobile news – so is there a strategy involved?Welcome to the land of media mystification where no tablet is set in stone. On the one hand, Rupert... | Guardian – 2011-01-23

Rupert Murdoch set to arrive in UK with News Corp mired in crisis

News Corp chief's London visit next week is timely because no significant decision can be taken at company without himRupert Murdoch is due in London next week, just as his company's attempts to... | Guardian – 2011-01-22

Julian Assange Insurance Files Involve Rupert Murdoch

Julian Assange has a cache of super sensitive documents that he has threatened to release if any harm should come to him.  | The New York Observer – 2011-01-13

Haymarket's Rupert Heseltine on his first year in office

Assuming control of a business is never easy, so imagine taking the reins from the founder and chairman of the UK's largest private magazine business, a former deputy prime minister, in the grip of... | Media Week – 2010-12-08

Next threat to Amazon's $9.99 books? Rupert Murdoch

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Enjoy $9.99 electronic books while you can -- for they soon may be a thing of the past. | Reuters – 2010-02-02

Rupert Murdoch's Premium Content Flip Flop [Advertising]

It was barely 18 months ago that Rupert Murdoch told the world he would soon stop charging for access to the Wall Street Journal's website. Now he says free content should be abolished. Murdoch,... | Gawker – 2009-04-03

Rupert Murdoch's Magazine Disaster [Newspapers]

The Wall Street Journal's magazine WSJ. was the glossy linchpin of Rupert Murdoch's plan to grow his beloved newspaper's revenue. But instead of minting money like the New York Times' T, it's... | Gawker – 2009-03-04

Rupert Murdoch warns of rigorous cost-cutting after $6.4bn News Corp loss

LONDON - News Corp is embarking on what chairman Rupert Murdoch deemed "rigorous cost-cutting" as it looks to address a loss of $6.42bn in Q4 2008. | Media Week – 2009-02-06

Jon Friedman's Media Web: Rupert Murdoch, explained by Newser's Michael Wolff

Rupert Murdoch, chief executive officer of News Corp., is one of the most successful and complex leaders in the media universe. But his biographer Michael Wolff has a simple explanation for what... | Market Watch – 2008-12-01

Rupert Murdoch says newspapers will survive — and can even thrive — in Internet Age

SYDNEY, Australia - Global media magnate Rupert Murdoch says doomsayers who are predicting the Internet will kill off newspapers are "misguided cynics" who fail to grasp that the online world is... | Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune – 2008-11-17

Rupert Murdoch to launch Indian TV stations

Rupert Murdoch has unveiled plans to invest $100m in six new Indian television stations. By Oliver Luft | Guardian – 2008-08-05

Rupert Murdoch overtaken by son in British media power ranking

Media mogul Rupert Murdoch, chairman of News Corp., was overtaken by his son James for the first time in a ranking of the most powerful figures in British media published Monday. | AFP via Yahoo! News – 2008-07-14

Rupert Murdoch to launch Sun on Sunday next weekend

News International says media mogul will stay in London to oversee birth of News of the World replacementThe Sun on Sunday will publish for the first time next weekend, News International has... | Guardian – 2012-02-20

Rupert Murdoch is 'not fit' to run News Corporation, claim MPs

Rupert Murdoch is "not fit" to have "stewardship of a major international company", while his son James showed "wilful ignorance" over phone hacking, according to a Select Committee report published... | Media Week – 2012-05-01

Rupert Murdoch denies claims that News Corp may sell UK newspapers

Mogul says News Corporation is 'firmly committed' to its papers including the Sun, Times and Sunday TimesRupert Murdoch has denied reports that News Corp is considering spinning off its British... | Guardian – 2012-05-19

Rupert Murdoch to step down from running newspapers

Rupert Murdoch will be chairman of the divided News Corporation empire but will not be chief executive of the publishing arm, home to The Sun and The Times newspapers, the media company today (28... | Media Week – 2012-06-28

News Corp. Chairman Rupert Murdoch details plans to split company

News Corp. Chairman Rupert Murdoch outlined plans to split the media conglomerate's publishing and entertainment operations into two publicly traded companies, a decision he hailed as "the next... | Los Angeles Times – 2012-06-28

Rupert Murdoch Puts 'The Daily' 'On Watch'

Rupert Murdoch's 'The Daily' may not be long for this world. The iPad-only magazine launched to great fanfare in early 2011, but has languished ever since -- chiefly because you... | Editor & Publisher – 2012-07-12

Rupert Murdoch quits board of News International

Move fuels rumours of sell-off of UK newspapers despite media mogul's reassurance that he is 'fully committed' as chairmanRupert Murdoch has stepped down as a director of New International, in a move... | Guardian – 2012-07-22

Rupert Murdoch's News Corp Launches Anti-Corruption Review

Rupert Murdoch's News Corporation has launched a review of anti-corruption controls in several of its publishing arms, including News International in London. Murdoch told News Corp staff in a... | Editor & Publisher – 2012-08-15

Rupert Murdoch, Millionaire Matchmaker?

It's the third day of coverage in the New York Post for Larry Greenfield, the multi-millionaire who said that the six matchmaker services to whom he'd paid $65,000 hadn't done a... | The Atlantic Wire – 2012-10-10

Rupert Murdoch Is Going Shopping

Rupert Murdoch wants to add two new gems to his soon-to-be-formed publishing company after News Corp. splits into two pieces, and his wandering eyes are focusing on the L.A. Times and... | The Atlantic Wire – 2012-10-20

Source says Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp. has placed bid for Penguin

A source claims that News Corp., the owner of HarperCollins, has made a bid to Pearson PLC for $1.6 billion | – 2012-10-29

Penguin and Random House Set to Merge, Much to Rupert Murdoch's Chagrin

With News Corp.'s late bid to absorb Penguin into HarperCollins thwarted, Penguin Random House is now a done deal. Pearson and Bertelsmann have... | The Atlantic Wire – 2012-10-29

Rupert Murdoch pulls plug on 'the Daily,' first news app for iPad

Rupert Murdoch says News Corp. was not convinced the digital publishing experiment would be viable long-term. The firm also announces a sweeping restructuring.Rupert Murdoch has pulled the plug on... | Los Angeles Times – 2012-12-04

The First Stirrings of Rupert Murdoch's New Company, Nickname: 'PubCo'

The leadership of the "new" News Corp., which is being referred to internally as "PubCo," continues to fall into place. Heading up communications for the standalone publishing... | Editor & Publisher – 2013-01-04

Rupert Murdoch says Los Angeles Times purchase not a sure thing

Now that Rupert Murdoch is spinning off News Corp.’s publishing properties into a separate company, media observers have identified the Los Angeles Times as a likely target for acquisition. | Los Angeles Times – 2013-01-15

Rupert Heath and Elise Dillsworth Agencies join forces

The Rupert Heath Literary Agency and the Elise Dillsworth Agency are forming an alliance, with... | The Bookseller – 2013-05-17

Rupert Murdoch's New Empire: Who's Up, Who's Down (Analysis)

For much of the first half of 2012, Rupert Murdoch struggled with a decision he knew would affect his legacy as a media mogul: to split or not to split the far-flung entertainment and publishing... | Editor & Publisher – 2013-06-13

Rupert Murdoch's new publishing division loses 3% on first day of trading

New News Corporation began trading on the Australian stock market ahead of full News Corp de-merger of divisionsRupert Murdoch's new newspaper company made a low-key stock market debut in Sydney,... | Guardian – 2013-06-19

Rupert Murdoch's News International changes name to News UK

UK newspaper operation, which includes the Times, Sunday Times and the Sun, rebrands in wake of phone-hacking scandalRupert Murdoch's News International, parent company of the Times, Sunday Times and... | Guardian – 2013-06-26

Rupert Murdoch's News Corp reborn as publishing arm targets smartphones

Chief executive says company aims to 'own the second screen' through deals such as Sun's Premier League highlights serviceNews Corporation, the newly devolved publishing division in Rupert Murdoch's... | Guardian – 2013-07-01

Rupert Murdoch apologises to Sun staff for 'panic' over phone-hacking scandal

Mogul says he felt under 'personal siege' and paper's journalists were 'victims' of drastic measures taken by News InternationalRupert Murdoch has apologised to Sun journalists for making them... | Guardian – 2013-07-04

Murdoch tape: Rupert anoints son Lachlan as News Corp successor

Media mogul reveals during meeting with Sun staff that eldest son is favoured as his heir over JamesThe Murdoch tapes reveal that the media mogul has secretly anointed his eldest son Lachlan Murdoch... | Guardian – 2013-07-04

Leaked Rupert Murdoch tape gets global coverage

There could yet be far-reaching ramifications for Rupert Murdoch following the leaking of the tape of his meeting with arrested Sun journalists.The story has been widely covered across the world,... | Guardian – 2013-07-05

Rupert Murdoch relishes life after Wendi | Michael Wolff

The briefing by Murdoch's circle against estranged wife Wendi Deng is intense. But News Corp's tycoon has moved on alreadySome years ago, Rupert Murdoch became interested in my personal life as... | Guardian – 2013-07-08

Rupert Murdoch moves UK newspapers to 'Baby Shard' in Southwark, London

Move of News Corporation titles including Sun, Times, Dow Jones and Harper Collins, severs 28 years of ties to WappingRupert Murdoch's British newspapers will move to the "Baby Shard" on the south... | Guardian – 2013-07-12

Rupert Murdoch: I feel hurt and betrayed (as do his Sun journalists)

Rupert Murdoch, bless him, feels hurt and betrayed by the leaking of the tape covertly recorded when he met arrested Sun journalists.Both the Hollywood-based Variety and Exaro News - the... | Guardian – 2013-07-15

Dominic Mohan severs staff ties with Rupert Murdoch

Former Sun editor is no longer on the payroll and could be in line for severance package of more than £2mDominic Mohan, who was recently moved from his role as editor of the Sun, has left the staff... | Guardian – 2013-07-22

Rupert Murdoch and his influence on Australian political life | David McKnight

Over the course of the federal election, Australia will experience a real time experiment which will demonstrate the degree of influence exerted by Murdoch on Australian political lifeIn 2007,... | Guardian – 2013-08-07

Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox reports rise in revenue

News Corp's newly spun-off cable, movie and pay-TV division boosted by growth at Fox News and regional sports networksRupert Murdoch's newly separated 21st Century Fox has reported higher revenue and... | Guardian – 2013-08-07

Rupert Murdoch firm dips into hipsters' bible with $70m stake in Vice

5% stake in off-beat magazine sold to Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox, allowing it to expand into Europe and IndiaVice Media, the multi-platform purveyor of music, fashion and quixotic journalism... | Guardian – 2013-08-17

Rupert Murdoch aims for The Sun: From the archive, 27 August 1969

The Australian media magnate attempts to increase his foothold on Fleet StreetWhen Rupert Murdoch was still manoeuvring to gain control of the "News of the World" late last year, no one who knew him... | Guardian – 2013-08-27

Rupert Murdoch | MediaGuardian 100 2013

The media mogul has signalled a fresh start after the phone-hacking crisis by splitting his business and rebranding in the UKJob: chairman and chief executive 21st Century Fox, executive chairman... | Guardian – 2013-09-02

Rupert Murdoch asks a spy novelist: who killed Robert Maxwell?

There was a fascinating Rupert Murdoch anecdote in a Financial Times interview with David Cornwell (aka John Le Carré) at the weekend.Cornwell told Philippe Sands about an occasion when The Times... | Guardian – 2013-09-09

Rupert Grint Enjoyed Playing Cheetah Chrome In 'CBGB' (VIDEO)

Rupert Grint stars as The Dead Boys' guitarist Cheetah Chrome in "CBGB," a new film about the famed New York rock club that gave big breaks to bands like The Ramones, The Talking Heads and Blondie.... | The Huffington Post – 2013-10-04

David Folkenflik: Rupert Murdoch’s rules

NPR's media correspondent discusses the tycoon's politics, his broken promises and how he changed the media | – 2013-10-27

Liberty Ross Talks Rupert Sanders, Kristen Stewart Affair: 'It Was Horrible'

Model Liberty Ross is opening up about estranged husband Rupert Sanders' affair with Kristen Stewart. The 35-year-old got candid in an interview with Vanity Fair for the magazine's December 2013... | HuffingtonPost – 2013-10-31

Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox reports dip in profits

Film and TV company that split from News Corp in June says launch of Fox Sports 1 and FXX in US dented bottom lineEntertainment giant 21st Century Fox has said that investments in new channels,... | Guardian – 2013-11-06

Rupert Murdoch cards turn Twitter gems into festive greetings | Media Monkey

Fans of Rupert Murdoch's musings on Twitter can now share his thoughts with their friends this festive season. No, the Times isn't publishing a Christmas supplement compiling its owner's thoughts –... | The Guardian – 2013-12-10

What makes Rupert Murdoch tick? The science behind media greed

Murdoch's paper hacked phones. But why? How the lust for advertising pay-dirt drives media companies to madness | – 2014-02-01

Explosive New Allegations Surface About Rupert Murdoch's Marriage

Ever since Rupert Murdoch divorced his wife Wendi Deng, rumors have swirled that her relationship with former British prime minister Tony Blair was partially to blame for the split. On Wednesday,... | The Huffington Post – 2014-02-06

Kristen Stewart Reportedly Suing Joan Rivers Over Rupert Sanders Joke

Kristen Stewart probably won't be waiting in line to purchase a copy of Joan Rivers' new book, "Diary of a Mad Diva." Stewart reportedly moved to take legal action against Rivers over a passage in... | The Huffington Post – 2014-06-23

Rupert Murdoch's six decades of television and newspaper deals

From one Adelaide evening paper to bidding for a US giant - Rupert Murdoch's life in acquisitionsRupert Murdoch created a global media empire from humble beginnings when he inherited Adelaide's The... | The Guardian – 2014-07-20

Tony Abbott 'consulted Rupert Murdoch over paid parental leave'

Prime minister gave News Corp boss full rundown of scheme before he announced policy to party roomTony Abbott gave Rupert Murdoch a full rundown on his planned paid parental leave scheme before... | The Guardian – 2014-07-23

Aziz Ansari Takes On Rupert Murdoch Over Muslim 'Jihadist Cancer' Tweet

Aziz Ansari unleashed a Twitter rant against Rupert Murdoch after the News Corp billionaire made a comment about Muslims around the world being held responsible for the actions of extremists.... | The Huffington Post – 2015-01-14

Rupert Murdoch berates 'horrible elites' over the Sun's Page 3

Publisher’s tweet scorns those who ‘yak on’ about use of topless picturesRupert Murdoch is unhappy about the “fuss and publicity” over the fate of the Sun’s Page 3, as this tweet... | The Guardian – 2015-01-26

Rupert Murdoch's UK company pays out over email hacking claim

British-Irish Rights Watch wins confidential settlement over legal action It has emerged that a legal claim over email hacking made against Rupert Murdoch’s former UK outfit, News International,... | The Guardian – 2015-03-04

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