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What happened to The NYTPicker? Anyone know?

Poynter. – 2011-07-22

The last post on the site that called itself “a daily look inside the newspaper of record” appeared on March 27 with the headline, “Another One Bites The Dust…” (It was referring to the Times Magazine’s “Lives” feature.) The… Read more
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The Apple/Amazon Conspiracy That Never Happened

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What Happened to GOOD?

In five days, GOOD went from being a media darling to the media's latest jerk when the company laid off most of its editorial staff.  Just what happened to the do-gooder publication is still... | The Atlantic Wire – 2012-06-05

What Happened To the Long Tail?

In explaining the steep drop in Penguin Group USA’s profits for the first six months of 2012, CEO David Shanks said one important factor was the decline in backlist sales. Borders was an important... | Publishers Weekly – 2012-08-03

Timothy Noah Is Out at The New Republic and Twitter Wants to Know What Happened

Timothy Noah, formerly a senior editor at the newly-relaunched New Republic, sent the political sector of Twitter into a confused frenzy Friday afternoon when he tweeted the magazine had... | The Atlantic Wire – 2013-03-23

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What Happened To Marvel's Mid-List?

Much like their marquee character Wolverine, Marvel Comics is the best there is at what they do and what they do is launch #1 issues with variant covers, event mini-series and assorted publishing... | Publishers Weekly – 2014-05-02

What Happened at Slate This Week?

Hello Slate Plus members! I’m your Editor of the Week, tasked with curating the best and most interesting Slate output for your delectation, enjoyment, and opprobrium, or perhaps all three. As you... | Slate – 2014-06-13

Facebook Asked People About Click-Bait. What Happened Next Will Shock You

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