Is the NYT’s CEO search winding down?

The New York Times has been looking for a new CEO since Janet Robinson was forced out seven months ago, and BBC director-general Mark Thompson is said to be in the running for the job. But is he the solution to the newspaper's problems?…

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Politico doubles down on subscription biz

Political junkie heaven Politico is expanding during this election year -- but not to cover the elections. Instead, it's hiring 20 journalists to beef up Politico Pro in coverage of the economy and military -- and 20 more business staffers to make it all pay.…

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Video: Why Richard Russo says Amazon is a predator

Pulitzer Prize-winning author Richard Russo frets that Amazon's approach is holding new authors back, while its "predatory" behavior on various fronts is damaging bookstores like the one his daughter Emily owns and publishing overall. That and more in this video of his interview with Jeff Roberts at paidContent 2012.…

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