Tagged: Company coverage

The Microsoft-Yahoo rumors and the business media 0

The Microsoft-Yahoo rumors and the business media

Jonathan Berr of Bloggingstocks.com writes about the latest rumors surrounding the off-again, on-again Microsoft-Yahoo deal and how business journalists are taking to denying rumors reported by others. Berr writes, “Earlier today, TechCrunch’s Michael Arrington...

CNET deal won't work for CBS 0

CNET deal won't work for CBS

The New Yorker’s James Surowiecki writes in the latest issue that most mergers and acquisitions fail, and concludes that the pending acquisition of tech news company CNET Networks by CBS will be one of...

How acquiring CNET will help CBS 0

How acquiring CNET will help CBS

Cynthia Littleton of Variety takes a look at how the pending acquisition of CNET will help CBS boost its online presence. Littleton writes, “San Francisco-based CNET’s brand names include the vidgame-centric GameSpot.com; the tech...

Digging to get the story 0

Digging to get the story

Dennis Ryerson, the editor of the Indianapolis Star, writes Sunday about how the paper’s business columnist, John Ketzenberger, dug to get the story behind the abrupt closing of a local company. Ryerson writes, “After...