New York Times

Harbinger Cuts NYTCo Stake To Under 5 Percent

Harbinger Capital Partners, which once owned nearly 20 percent of the New York Times Co., has now cut that stake to under five percent, effe…

WSJ Says Digital Ad Sales Up 29 Percent

A week after the New York Times Co. (NYSE: NYT) put out a relatively solid forecast for digital ad sales during the quarter ending this week…

The Boston Globe’s Fate: A History In Links

The NYT first threatened to shut the Globe down, then put it up for sale, before ultimately deciding to keep it. Highlights of our coverage…

NYTCo Completes $225M Sale-Leaseback Deal

As expected, the New York Times Company (NYSE: NYT) has reached a deal on the sale-leaseback of its midtown headquarters with investment fir…

NYT’s November Revenues: Bleed is Still On

The New York Times Company (NYSE: NYT) has announced its November 2008 revenue figures across its various divisions, and the bleed is contin…

As NYTCo Falls, Investors Accumulate More

Like every other newspaper, NYTCo (NYSE: NYT) stock has had a terrible year, as it currently trades 43 percent below its highs. At $13.45, i…

The Future Of New York Times, In Situ

Robert Scoble went to the New York Times (NYSE: NYT) R&D lab (run under Michael Zimbalist) and did a bunch of videos about the various produ…

New York Times Plans Newsroom Layoffs

The New York Times (NYSE: NYT) Company is planning to cut newsroom jobs at its flagship newspaper, according to a memo posted on Gawker. Abo…

If NYT Did It

If New York Times wanted to go private, here’s an account on Slate of how it could possibly be achieved. Wishful thinking, but at least some…

NYT Wants a Futurist

Two interesting NYT jobs popped up on our Digital Media Jobs…NYT is looking for a futurist, as they describe it, who “will be highly imagi…

Integration Hurdles: NYT & NYT Digital

Mark Glaser has a detailed story on the continued efforts in the integration of the paper New York Times and Times Digital newsrooms. On the…

TimesSelect: Our Coverage

:Launch Coverage: Launch Coverage: Interview: Martin Nisenholtz, SVP-Digital Operations, NYTCO; Scott Heekin-Canedy, President & GM, The New…

About.com’s Valuation Details

This is from New York Times’ 10-Q filing this quarter: of the total purchase price of $410 million, about $4.7 million was paid for the site…

Reaction To TimesSelect

— Gordon Crovitz, EVP-electronic publishing, Dow Jones: “This is an important step in showing that publishers with respected brands and str…

It’s Official: Blogs And New Media Exist

The New York Times unveils a revamped Business Day next Monday. Among the changes: The Monday section, with its focus on media and marketing…

The New NYTimes.com Survey

Well, the story in today’s WSJ is referring to this survey, which is similar to the survey they did earlier this year.
This is a very basic…

Opening Up The Times

Martin Nisenholtz, CEO of NY Times Digital, speaking at Web 2.0 Conference: The notion of opening up the Times…we’re in the middle of that…

NYTimes.com Redesigns Tech Section

NYTimes.com has redesigned and relaunched its tech section, aiming at the boom in consumer electronics and digital devices…it is focusing…

NTY Co’s Aug Ad Revs up 31 Percent

NYT Company’s Internet ad revenues increased 31.4% for August 2004 compared with August 2003, “due to strong growth in display advertising a…

The NYT Crossword Puzzle

A very interesting case where a NYT crossword fan is offering answers to the puzzles online, faster and for a cheaper rate than The Times’ o…

NYTimes.com’s Missing The Search Boat?

Adam Penenberg, an assistant professor at NYU’s J-school, famous for unmasking serial fabricator Stephen Glass of The New Republic, has writ…

May Digital Revenues Up for NYT

Online revenues for New York Times are up for May 2004, according to new figures: Ad revenues for NYT Digital rose 37.2% year-over year and…

NYTimes.com Raises Time NewsTracker Price

The Times NewsTracker e-mail alert service, which started at $19.95 last year, has been raised to $29.95…of course, that was always the pl…

NYTimes.com on Content Economics

An interesting discussion (see second half of the page) on the economics of online newspapers broke out at an Adtech panel, with Martin Neis…

NYT Online’s Operating Profits Double

In its Q1 results declared today, revenues for New York Times Digital, the online division of parent company, grew 31.1 percent to $25.7 mil…

NY Times’ Digital Dominance

The Web’s holding it up for NYT, as I mentioned two days ago…But before you get too excited, though, the digital segment constituted just…

Web’s Holding It Up For NYT

Even though NYT Co’s ad revenues declined 0.3% in February and it warned that first-quarter earnings may fall short of analyst expectations,…

NY Times Digital Makes Its Mark

A CBS MarketWatch story on NYT’s online operations, and a profile of Martin Nisenholtz, the head of the division.
In an otherwise fine story…

January Ad Revenues Spike at NYTD

The New York Times Co.’s digital unit is chugging along. January ad revenues were up 42.3 percent compared to January ’03. Could the decent…

NYT and Weblogs

NY Times is considering starting blogs, and its online editor went to the blog fest BloggerCon this weekend to figure out how…

NYTimes.com Relaunches Premium Crossword

NYTimes.com has relaunched it premium crossword section, to include multiple players online. The new features, “Play Against the Clock,” “Pl…

Not So Free

Instead of charging, NYTimes.com’s use of registration allows it to identify its audience, create communities of interest and market to them…

NYTimes.com Operating Profits Increase

Q2 Revenues: Revenues for New York Times Digital grew 21.7 percent in the second quarter to $21.6 million, from $17.8 million in the the yea…

Martin Nisenholtz on Online Influence

Martin Nisenholtz, CEO of New York Times Digital, tells it like it is: “If we were making more money we could be re-investing it in better j…

NYTimes.com Revenues Increase 23 Percent

“Revenues for NYTD grew 21.4 percent in the first quarter to $19.6 million from $16.2 million in the 2002 first quarter and operating profit…

NYTimes.com “Fixes” Its Archival Policy

New York Times has “updated” its archives access policy on its website. As first pointed out by Dave Winer, any old links to the sites’s sto…

NY Times’ Digital Success

A story on why NYTimes.com has done so well online and its success in getting a substantial amount of online ad revenues. “NYT Digital has d…

NYTimes.com to Distribute TimesTalks Events

NYTimes.com to Distribute TimesTalks Events Through Audible: Audible, the spoken word download company, has struck a deal with New York Time…

Operating Profit for NYT Digital

Operating Profit for NYT Digital Increase to $3.3 million: In the Q4 results announced by the New York Times Company today, its digital unit…

NYT Digital Has No Plans

NYT Digital Has No Plans to Charge: “I don’t think there’s anything broken in our model,” said Martin A. Nisenholtz, chief executive of New…

NYTimes.com to Charge International Users?:

NYTimes.com to Charge International Users?: With IHT being bought out by NYT, what’s the future of IHT.com? This story in NY Observer does n…

NYT’s Archived Travel Stories Turn

NYT’s Archived Travel Stories Turn From Paid to Free: With the re-launch of NYTimes.com’s travel section, users now have free access to its…

NYTimes.com’s Earnings for Third Quarter:

NYTimes.com’s Earnings for Third Quarter: Revenues increased 26.8 percent in Q3 to $18.2 million from $14.4 million in the year-ago quarter.…

Lessons in Paid Content, From

Lessons in Paid Content, From NYTimes.com: Part one of the lessons NYTimes.com has learned from its subscription offerings of archives and c…

NYT Digital’s Revenues Increase 15

NYT Digital’s Revenues Increase 15 Percent: New York Times Digital, which runs NYTimes.com, saw a 15.9 percent increase in second quarter re…