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Tina Brown quits Daily Beast, launches new venture

Sep 12, 2013 - 9:23 AM

Brown said she was creating a new venture based on her Women of the World Summit she launched in 2010

MEDIA MAVEN. Tina Brown attends the 3rd Annual Women in the World Summit at David H. Koch Theater, Lincoln Center on March 8, 2012 in New York City. Jason Kempin/Getty Images/AFP

Digital company buying Newsweek

Aug 04, 2013 - 3:16 PM

IBT Media is acquiring Newsweek and the publication s online operations from IAC InterActiveCorp

The Newsweek homepage, week of July 28-August 3, 2013.

Newsweek up for sale, again - report

May 30, 2013 - 8:09 AM

The first report on the possible sale came from trade magazine Variety which quoted unnamed sources familiar with the intentions of parent company IAC

FOR SALE AGAIN? Variety reports the magazine, which has just been purchased by The Daily Beast, is up for sale again. Screenshot courtesy Newsweek

CIA to lose drones?

Mar 20, 2013 - 10:14 PM

The CIA will continue to be involved in the intelligence side but not in the manning of the aerial vehicles the report says

Newsweek company renames as 'NewsBeast'

Feb 02, 2013 - 9:26 AM

The change prompted a variety of comments from media watchers

Google+, Spotify, Facebook get top Web awards

May 01, 2012 - 10:59 PM

Google and Pinterest and Spotify each grabbed their first Webby Awards

Pinay who led 'sex strike' among world's '150 fearless women'

Mar 07, 2012 - 9:24 PM

Honoree led sex strike to bargain for peace in a war torn community in Mindanao

FEARLESS. Maguindanao's Hasna Kandatu is honored as among the world's "150 fearless women" for leading a "sex strike" as a peace initiative in their conflict-torn community.