The WSJ ain’t what she used to be

May 6, 2009

The Wall Street Journal has moved away from what once made it great, says the Columbia Journalism Review.

Life without the Boston Globe

May 6, 2009

Eugene Robinson tries to imagine Boston without the Globe.

No joke: parody paper The Onion to stop print publication

May 5, 2009

American funny makers at The Onion have apparently decided to cut the San Francisco and LA print versions of their paper, but will be retaining NY, postal and online versions.

If The Boston Globe can die, what hope newspapers?

May 5, 2009 1

Which are the cockroach titles that will survive this nuclear media apocalypse, which will thrive after prestige titles surrender the field?

Manne relishes controversy, Warhaft does not

May 5, 2009 15

Manne may thrive on public controversies, but I don’t relish them and Sally has hated every second of this one, writes Gideon Haigh.

What would you pay for a Costello column?

May 5, 2009 4

Is Peter Costello a paid Fairfax contributor? Staff want to know.

OK! to go swap celebrity goss for lifestyle?

May 5, 2009

Evidence is mounting that OK! magazine could refocus its content from celebrity gossip to lifestyle articles.

The Incredible Shrinking Business Magazine

May 5, 2009

Forbes, BusinessWeek and Fortune were founded at the beginning of the modern era of magazines. Each has reached the point where it is not economically viable as it is operated now.

NY Times to close Boston Globe

May 5, 2009

The New York Times Co. will file notice of their intention to shut down the Boston Globe after union negotiations failed to yield results.

Buffett calls time on the newspaper era

Buffett calls time on the newspaper era

May 4, 2009 1

As Warren Buffett delivered his obituary for newspapers over the weekend, Australia's mastheads were still in a state of denial.