Accuracy in Media

Stop the Presses! Newsweek Returning to Print

Like a phoenix rising from the ashes, Newsweek, which ceased publication at the end of 2012, will be revived by its new owner next year. According to The New York Times, Newsweek’s editor-in-chief, Jim Impoco, said the magazine will return in January or February as a 64-page weekly edition, and that it will be more […]

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Newsweek Confirms Sale Rumors

Newsweek, which ended its nearly 80-year print run last December, confirmed rumors yesterday that its owner, IAC Interactive, was exploring options to sell what remains of the magazine empire. The sale comes just a month after IAC Interactive Chairman Barry Diller told Bloomberg TV that buying the moribund magazine was a “mistake.” Diller acquired a […]

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R.I.P. Newsweek

After nearly eighty years Newsweek has printed its final copy featuring a picture of the old Newsweek offices in New York with a Twitter hashtag #LastPrintIssue plastered across the front. The beginning of the end for the longtime number two news magazine began when the Washington Post Co. sold the publication to audio electronics billionaire […]

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Newsweek Gives Up on Print–Going Digital in 2013

Newsweek announced today that after nearly 80 years, it will cease publishing the magazine in print and go all digital in 2013. They are basically throwing in the towel on the disastrous merger of Newsweek and The Daily Beast. Newsweek editor Tina Brown announced the change in the magazine’s Tumblr blog: To: All Staff We […]

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Time is Running Out as Newsweek Continues to Slide

If the owners of Newsweek were hoping that 2011 was going to be a turnaround year for the struggling magazine, the latest figures from the Publisher’s Information Bureau on magazine advertising for last year show exactly the opposite. For the full year, ad pages at Newsweek were down 16.8% versus a 3.1% decline for the […]

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December 2013

12/4/2013 - Stop the Presses! Newsweek Returning to Print

May 2013

5/30/2013 - Newsweek Confirms Sale Rumors

February 2013

2/11/2013 - Tina Brown: Obama “Would Be Impeached By Now on Drones” If He Were Bush [Video]

December 2012

12/26/2012 - R.I.P. Newsweek

November 2012

11/19/2012 - Tina Brown Says Taking Over Newsweek “Seems Completely Insane”

October 2012

10/18/2012 - Newsweek Gives Up on Print–Going Digital in 2013

April 2012

4/20/2012 - Newsweek’s Tina Brown Accuses Breitbart of “Bastardizing” Journalism on NPR

4/18/2012 - Newsweek’s Tina Brown Trashes Andrew Breitbart on NPR

March 2012

3/22/2012 - Tina Brown: “Newseek Won’t Make Money for Another Couple of Years”

January 2012

1/14/2012 - Time is Running Out as Newsweek Continues to Slide

November 2011

11/15/2011 - Struggling Newsweek Makes Editorial Changes

July 2011

7/15/2011 - Beginning of the End, Set to Die on July 19

7/9/2011 - Newsweek Takes A Giant Step Backward With Princess Di Cover

May 2011

5/16/2011 - Advertisers Not Ready to Gamble on “NewsBeast”