Tagged: AP

Disney coverage accentuates the negative 0

Disney coverage accentuates the negative

TheStreet.com’s media critic Marek Fuchs writes Wednesday that the Associated Press, the Economist and even TheStreet.com overplayed the bad news regarding Walt Disney Co.’s earnings on Tuesday. The Wall Street Journal did better, while...

And another one joins the Dark Side 0

And another one joins the Dark Side

Matt Slagle, the national technology and business reporter for the Associated Press, is leaving the wire service to become a public relations manager for Sony Online Entertainment, according to a release. It’s a company...

Iowa business editor dies 0

Iowa business editor dies

Mike Augspurger, the business editor of the Burlington Hawk Eye in Iowa, has died at the age of 52, according to an Associated Press story. He died on Monday. The Hawk Eye is the...

Terrible job in reporting housing data 0

Terrible job in reporting housing data

Seth Jayson from The Motley Fool writes Tuesday that the business media isn’t reporting housing data from the federal government correctly. Jayson wrote, “As usual, the headline mills out there are carrying misleading information,...

AP names new European business editor 0

AP names new European business editor

David McHugh, bureau chief for the Associated Press in Germany and Poland, will become the AP’s business editor for Europe at the beginning of next year, according to an AP styory. The story stated, “McHugh succeeds...