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Yesterday | The Independent

What the Sunday papers said

The arrival of Rupert Murdoch in Scotland showed the media mogul has lost none of his love for backing winners. The visit will amplify voices, circulating high in the Murdoch ranks, which claim that he is toying with moving the domicile of News Corporation from the United States to an independent Scotland.


Related Topix: News Corporation, Publishing, Media, Pension, Personal Finance

Yesterday | USA Today

Wolff: The tweets of Rupert Murdoch

The ultimate media satire may still be Paddy Chayefsky's Network, in which Peter Finch as the anchorman Howard Beale, in the throws of his mad-as-hell breakdown, goes off the reservation and starts using his Wolff: The tweets of Rupert Murdoch The ultimate media satire may still be Paddy Chayefsky's Network, in which Peter Finch as the anchorman Howard Beale, in the throws of his mad-as-hell breakdown, goes off the reservation and starts using his Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1s2vV3A Rupert Murdoch, executive chairman of News Corporation, speaks during a panel discussion at the B20 meeting of company CEOs in Sydney on July 17, 2014.


Related Topix: News Corporation, Publishing, Media

Sunday | South China Morning Post

Rupert Murdoch gives few hints over Scottish Sun's independence stance

Rupert Murdoch is an Australian American media mogul and founder of global media holding company News Corporation. Owner of British tabloid The Sun and broadsheet The Time s, Murdoch's News Corp went on to acquire Twentieth Century Fox, HarperCollins, The Wall Street Journal and BSkyB.


Related Topix: Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Publishing, News Corporation, Media, Conservatives (UK)

Fri Sep 12, 2014

New York Business.com

Fox said to explore move from midtown headquarters

James Murdoch, co-chief operating officer and John Nallen, chief financial officer, are leading a review of Fox's needs, said one of the people, who asked not to be identified because no decisions have been made. The initiative is at an early stage and the company may decide to stay at its current midtown Manhattan location, the person said.


Related Topix: New York, Publishing, Media, News Corporation, Television, Ottaway Newspapers, Fox Filmed Entertainment, FOX News Network

Thu Sep 11, 2014

ABC News

EU OKs BSkyB Deal to Create Multinational Network

The European Union's antitrust authority says it has approved the bid by Britain's BSkyB to create a multinational pay TV network by taking control of its sister companies in Italy and Germany. The EU's executive Commission found the transaction wouldn't hinder competition since the companies are currently serving different markets that are also separated by language barriers.


Related Topix: Entertainment

Daily Mail

Vanity Fair publishes its annual New Establishment lists of...

It is 20 years since Vanity Fair first published its New Establishment list marking the cultural shift in American life away from an industrial economy to one more centered around technology and entertainment. Eagerly anticipated and now required reading, the list of 93 marks out those firmly in charge of shaping the current zeitgeist, 'The Powers that Be' and those who threaten to break into this exclusive club, 'The Disrupters'.


Related Topix: Michael Bloomberh, Tesla Motors, Startups, Google, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Facebook

Sat Sep 06, 2014

Economist's View

'The Wall Street Journal Parade of Climate Lies'

The Wall Street Journal Parade of Climate Lies : That Rupert Murdoch governs over a criminal media empire has been made clear enough in the UK courts in recent years. That the Wall Street Journal op-ed pages, the latest victim of Murdoch's lawless greed, are little more than naked propaganda is perhaps less appreciated.


Wed Sep 03, 2014

Hollywood Reporter

George Clooney to Direct Phone Hacking Scandal Movie for Sony

George Clooney has made the call on his next directing project. The actor-producer-director will next helm an adaptation of the book Hack Attack , exploring the British phone hacking scandal surrounding Rupert Murdoch' s news empire.


Related Topix: The Ides of March, Good Night, and Good Luck., Drama Movies, History Movies, Celebrities, George Clooney, Journalism, Publishing, News Corporation

Sat Aug 30, 2014


A&E, owned by Hearst and Disney, takes 10% stake in Vice

The Vice Media Inc. application is demonstrated on an Apple Inc. iPhone 5s for an arranged photograph in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Monday, Aug. 11, 2014.


Related Topix: iPod touch App, iPad App, Swamp People, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, Apple, Startups, iPhone, Entertainment, Drama, Television

Tue Aug 26, 2014


How long can News Corp keep up the juggling act?

News Corp has been able to shelter its financial health thanks to some wily tax planning, but if the company is finally compelled to swing the axe, Amplify will be the first to go.


Related Topix: News Corporation, Publishing, Media

Sun Aug 24, 2014

ABC News

Kim Williams reveals life inside News Corp

ELEANOR HALL: To our interview with the former CEO of News Corp Australia. Kim Williams gives as good as he gets as he opens up about working with Rupert Murdoch and the poisonous atmosphere inside the company where he spent 20 months trying to drive change before his dramatic departure a year ago.


Related Topix: News Corporation, Publishing

Fri Aug 22, 2014


HBO Could Get A Huge Lift With On...

HBO is nominated for 99 Emmy Awards this year, and like every year nowadays, that's more than any competitor.


Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Time Warner

Thu Aug 21, 2014

ABC News

Crikey to destroy leaked accounts showing News Corp decline

Online news site Crikey has responded to legal threats by agreeing to destroy leaked accounts indicating a steep decline in News Corporation's Australian newspaper business.


Related Topix: News Corporation


Immigration reform: While you were out

Rupert Murdoch, the founder and CEO of News Corp, issued a call for immigration reform on Wednesday, writing in the Wall Street Journal: "One of the most immediate ways to revitalize our economy is by passing immigration reform."


Related Topix: Immigration Reform

Hollywood Reporter

Michael Wolff on Jeff Bewkes: What's Next for Time Warner's Anti-Mogul

Now that he's fended off Rupert Murdoch , the CEO might be better off figuring out what else he can sell, writes Wolff The most strategic way for Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes - who has just fended off Rupert Murdoch 's efforts to buy his company - to keep Time Warner independent is to show he's not a seller by becoming a buyer.


Related Topix: Time Warner, Entertainment

Sydney Morning Herald

Don't blame me for power shift

The internet has no respect for the establishment and is a furiously strong levelling agent: News Corp chief Rupert Murdoch.


Related Topix: Publishing, News Corporation, Media

Tue Aug 19, 2014


Rupert Murdoch Is getting Hammered for This Tweet

Rupert Murdoch, Executive Chairman News Corporation looks on during a panel discussion at the B20 meeting of company CEO's on July 17, 2014 in Sydney, Australia.


Related Topix: News Corporation, Australia, World News, Twitter

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Washington Times

'More Fergusons' coming, warns media magnate Rupert Murdoch

Rupert Murdoch, the founder and CEO of News Corp., said what's going on Ferguson, Missouri, is likely to replicate in communities around the nation due in large part to the sluggish economy.


Related Topix: Ferguson, MO