Posts tagged 'Rupert Mudoch'

Murdoch and Time Warner, one hundred years ago

1984, Fortune:

Warner would fit the scope of Murdoch’s ambition. It operates one of the most consistently profitable movie and TV studios in Hollywood, owns a vast film library worth more than $500 million, and has one of the largest record companies in the U.S. A battle for Warner would show off Murdoch’s defiantly competitive ways. His instincts are brute and he hardly ever bolts from a row. In late January, for instance, he had reporters at the New York Post searching for dirt about Steve Ross of Warner.

July 16 2014, NYTRead more

Murdoch’s former editors charged over phone hacking

In another blow to Rupert Murdoch’s newspaper empire, it was announced today that two of his most prominent former editors have been charged with phone hacking.

From BloombergRead more

All we are saying, is give Murdoch a chance

Amazing.

Jeremy Hunt, the Secretary of State for Culture, Olympics, Media and Sport, has decided to bend over backwards to help News Corporation win control of BSkyB. Read more