Tagged: News event

Cuban responds to critics of Sharesleuth 0

Cuban responds to critics of Sharesleuth

I have been waiting for this: Billionaire investor Mark Cuban, responding to critics of the investigative business journalism Web site ShareSleuth.com that he has funded, replied on his Blog Maverick site with a rebuttal,...

BusinessWeek president retiring 0

BusinessWeek president retiring

BusinessWeek said that its president, William Kupper is retiring as soon as a replacement is found, according to an Associated Press story. Kupper, 61, will assist in the process to select a new president,...

The Maven: Fed coverage finally on target 0

The Maven: Fed coverage finally on target

TheStreet.com Business Press Maven Marek Fuchs noted that the coverage of the Federal Reserve Board’s decision Tuesday to hold interest rates was finally covered accurately and clearly, the first time such an announcement has...

New anchor at Canadian biz channel 0

New anchor at Canadian biz channel

Report on Business Television announced Wednesday the addition of veteran business journalist Lisa Oake to its staff of anchors and reporters. Oake is joining ROBTv, Canada’s only all-business specialty channel as anchor and reporter,...

ABC's gas coverage misses the point 0

ABC's gas coverage misses the point

Ken Shepherd of the Business and Media Institute critiqued a story on higher gas prices on ABC’s Good Morning America show on Tuesday and noted that the reporter, who recommended that consumers report suspected...

Pearson buys Mergermarket to improve FT 0

Pearson buys Mergermarket to improve FT

London-based Pearson Plc has acquired Mergermarket, a company that specialized in providing data on mergers and acquisitions, in an attempt to improve the data being offered to subscribers of its Financial Times newspaper, according...

Montgomery paper cuts stock listings 0

Montgomery paper cuts stock listings

The Montgomery Advertiser newspaper in Alabama said Tuesday that it would cut its stock listings and replace them with a “Markets & Money” page. The paper stated, “Among the new features is an expanded...