Tagged: Company coverage

Apple wins tax appeal in EU

Apple has won a tax appeal case that will spare it from paying Ireland some 13 billion euro in back taxes. The BBC reported the news: Apple has been told it will not have...

Chatham to acquire McClatchy

Hedge fund Chatham has made the winning bid for bankrupt publisher McClatchy. Ismail Shakil reported the news for Reuters: Hedge fund Chatham Asset Management’s bid succeeded in a court-supervised auction for bankrupt news publisher...

4.8 million jobs return in June

Some 4.8 million jobs were added in the U.S. in June but worry remains it would not be enough to restart the economy. Lucia Mutikani from Reuters wrote: The U.S. economy created jobs at...

What it’s like to cover Facebook

Jacob Silverman writes for Columbia Journalism Review about the issues reporters face when covering Facebook. Silverman writes, “Beyond the company’s dissembling, reporting on Facebook’s operations has become increasingly complex simply because of its size. The...

Uber offers to take over Postmates

Uber has approached delivery service Postmates for a potential takeover. Mike Isaac and Erin Griffith reported the news for The New York Times: Uber has made a takeover offer to buy Postmates, the upstart...

Chesapeake Energy files for bankruptcy

Chesapeake Energy has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection after amassing a debt loan of more than $9 billion and oil prices remaining too low for breakeven. David French and Rama Venkat reported the...