Boston Globe to sell headquarters, WaPo gets former CIA director as columnist & more: Editor’s media picks – 4/23

Boston Globe hires broker to sell Morrissey Boulevard headquarters By Beth Healy The Boston Globe has hired a commercial real estate broker to explore a sale of the newspaper’s Morrissey Boulevard building and property. The company has hired Colliers International “to represent us in exploring the feasibility of such a transaction and to help us [...]

OC Register partners with Voice of OC, Vogue.com expands & more: Editor’s media picks – 4/22

Free Press wins lawsuit over release of mug shots in federal criminal cases For the third time in two decades, the Detroit Free Press on Monday won a lawsuit over the public’s right to see the mug shots of criminal defendants charged in federal court. But if history is any indication, the government will fight [...]

Boston Globe redesigns Boston.com, the growth of LinkedIn & more: Editor’s media picks – 4/21

Boston Globe unveils redesigned new beta website for Boston.com Boston.com has unveiled a redesigned website for desktop and mobile platforms that is more responsive and easier to navigate. The mobile redesign launched last month and the desktop redesign launched in beta this week… More via TalkingNewMedia.com Glen Taylor: How I bought the Star Tribune, and [...]

The blogger/journalist debate, Newseum to publish front pages of weeklies & more: Editor’s media picks – 4/18

Appeals court says blogs are not only media, they’re an important source of news and commentary By Mathew Ingram It would be nice if the debate over whether bloggers are journalists could be put to rest, more than a decade after it first began, and especially after bloggers like Glenn Greenwald have not only broken [...]

Kushner and Spitz hand deliver Los Angeles Register, NYT and Starbucks team up & more: Editor’s media picks — 4/17

Editorial: We’re in good hands with these 25 under 35 By Ed Zintel Do not panic. Do not worry yourself about the future of newspapers. Like Allstate Insurance says, “You’re in Good Hands.” At least that’s what we here at E&P gathered after reviewing the nominations for this year’s 25 Under 35 feature. Not just [...]