The Radice Files — Episode 33: “The Tarnished Globes”

It was only a matter of time before the Hollywood foreign press met its comeuppance. The Golden Globes have been living on borrowed time, albeit highflying, party filled, and over the top. And it didn’t just start with Pia Zadora.

How the Golden Globes Went From Laughingstock to Power Player — The New York Times

The group that was once assailed by the F.C.C. steadily gained influence in Hollywood over the years until scrutiny of its practices and lack of diversity led NBC to say it would not air its show in 2022.

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The Golden Globes are gone. Does Hollywood need a replacement? — Los Angeles Times

Without the Golden Globes’ marketing push, Hollywood must deal with a new awards season landscape.

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Vice goes stream only, lines up IPO |

Vice Media has launched a free online television channel available on the Roku platform in the US this week, as it markets an IPO to refinance some of the fundi

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YouTube Will Pay Creators $100 Million to Use ‘Shorts,’ Its TikTok Copycat

YouTube on Tuesday said it will pay creators $100 million to use “Shorts,” its new quick-hit video feature that resembles TikTok.

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Automaker TV Spending Increases 148% Year-Over-Year 05/11/2021

Automaker TV Spending Increases 148% Year-Over-Year — 05/11/2021

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What newsrooms learned in one year of remote journalism — NewsLab

The pandemic pushed media organizations out of their newsrooms and drastically changed several aspects of the journalism profession. Emily Barr, President and CEO of television broadcasting group Graham Media Group, had to send most of

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Twitter was Trump’s megaphone. His new blog isn’t as powerful.

The ex-president’s blog has drawn a considerably smaller audience than his once-powerful social media accounts, according to engagement data.

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Which of today’s ads will stand the test of time like Levi’s Laundrette? | The Drum

After the tributes to the late Nick Kamen prompted a flood of retrospectives about Levi’s 1986 Laundrette ad, The Drum asks creatives from around the world whether they think ads from today’s era will stand the test of time, just like BBH’s classic from the golden age of TV.

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Coinbase overtakes TikTok for #1 position on Apple app store

The mobile app for the crypto exchange was the second most popular in the US last month below Robinhood.

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Merriam-Webster has a succinct new definition of an NFT

Quartz is a guide to the new global economy for people in business who are excited by change. We cover business, economics, markets, finance, technology, science, design, and fashion.

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Dr. Sanjay Gupta and his wife get personal about the pandemic in ‘Chasing Life’ — CNN

“Well, thank you for doing my podcast,” CNN Chief Medical Correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta says to the first guest in “Chasing Life.” “Did you know I had a podcast?” “Yes,” replies his wife, Rebecca. “It comes on my Alexa every day.”

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Hearst Sells Marie Claire to a British Publisher

Marie Claire U.S. had been part of Hearst since 1994 in a joint venture with French company Marie Claire Album.

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A ‘beautiful’ female biker was actually a 50-year-old man using FaceApp. After he confessed, his followers liked him even more.

The middle-aged father’s big reveal sparked a debate over identity in the Internet age: ‘The only thing I’m creating is … my appearance. Everything else is me.’

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England’s digital vaccine passport on the NHS app will be ready in time for 17 May — The Points Guy UK

Editor’s note: This story has been updated with new information.

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