- January 31, 2000
- Mogul on the Verge
Can a strictly below-the-radar mogul take a group of creaky computer magazines and refit them (and himself) for the new economy?
- January 24, 2000
- Happy New Media
The AOL-Time Warner merger has everyone shell-shocked. Is this as big as it looks, Munich Pact big? And where is the reporter from the corporate-state desk?
- January 17, 2000
- Mr. Shawn's Lost Tribe
The language and rituals and customs of the old 'New Yorker' are fast being forgotten. Renata Adler, with her first book in fifteen years, is the Last of the Mohicans.
- January 10, 2000
- I Predict . . .
Amazon will be the Atari of the nineties. Gore will make his no-television pledge stick. Old media buys new media with dot-com ad dollars. Stand back and watch a pro work!
- January 3, 2000
- Hot Type
One reason Keith Kelly's column is the first read in Media City is that, unlike some of his colleagues, the "Post" reporter appears to have only one agenda: getting scoops.
- December 20, 1999
- Hell No, WTO!
Will we all look back on the Battle in Seattle as the first eruption of the anti-brand revolution, or was it just a nostalgic moment?
- December 6, 1999
- The E Decade
E is for electronic, for equity, for entrepreneur, and, even for erotica. But most of all, E is for the greatest economic boom the world has ever seen. How a dream -- and it's still a dream -- changed everything.
- November 29, 1999
- Meet Roger Black
He pioneered the use of computers in design, cut the best deals, and made himself synonymous with the modern magazine. And he doesn't break a sweat doing it.
- November 22, 1999
- The Jihad Defense
Everybody laughed at Microsoft during the trial -- and now the judge has come down against the zealots in Seattle. Could this have been the plan all along?
- November 15, 1999
- Fast 'n' Hot
What's the hottest new magazine out there? It's not the one about celebrity cachet and power. It's the one about the new economy, stupid.