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Yahoo News is an aggregator of news from major media outlets, though it produces some original content of its own. Yahoo News is the web’s most popular news site, with more than 88 million unique visitors in the month of April 2011. Yahoo, the search engine, web portal, and parent of Yahoo News, is the…

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Ken Doctor    
Rupert Murdoch wants to add Time Warner to his stable of media properties. Seemingly everyone’s looking for an acquisition. What is it about this moment that is pushing everyone to get bigger?
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Caroline O'Donovan    
After jobs at Talking Points Memo, Yahoo, Frontline, and The Atlantic, Andrew Golis, new general manager of The Wire, is ready to share the three pillars of a strong media brand.
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Mark Coddington    
Plus: Updates on Ezra Klein, Edward Snowden, and the rest of this week’s news in journalism and tech.
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Mark Coddington    
Plus: Katie Couric’s jump to Yahoo, Lara Logan’s leave from 60 Minutes, and the rest of the stories in journalism and tech.
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Ken Doctor    
Everybody’s making moves this month. Together, they tell us about what news will look like in 2014.
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Mark Coddington    
Plus: The debate between advocacy and objectivity, John Henry’s vision for The Boston Globe, and the rest of the week’s future-of-news news.
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Mark Coddington    
Plus: Tech billionaires in journalism, David Pogue’s jump to Yahoo, and the rest of this week’s news in the journalism and tech worlds.
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Ken Doctor    
Is the economic power of star journalists growing or shrinking? Depends on the news organization.
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Ken Doctor    
This year’s been a struggle, and there are plenty of trend lines still headed in the wrong direction. Here are the ideas and developments to watch as the news industry moves into 2014.
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Caroline O'Donovan    
“We give the context and credibility of professional video journalism,” says its cofounder, “and mix that with the authenticity and originality of crowdsourcing.”
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Mark Coddington    
Plus: Keith Olbermann’s back at ESPN, trouble at Al Jazeera America, and the rest of the week’s news in journalism and tech.
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Mark Coddington    
Plus: Snow Fall revisited, and the rest of the week’s media and tech reads.
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Caroline O'Donovan    
The Times doesn’t want to be “so serious all the time that you end up being just a dreadful bore at the dinner party, you know? Nobody wants that, either. We want to be entertaining as well, we want to have some fun. It doesn’t have to all be heavy and brooding.”
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Mark Coddington    
Plus: Twitter’s security problem for news orgs, and the rest of the week’s media and tech news.
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Ken Doctor    
Flipboard, Zite, Pulse, and their peers are giving news companies a second chance at dealing with the rise of aggregators. Will they come out of this round any better than the last?