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CNN’s Jeff Zucker Takes Aim at Facebook and Google “Monopolies”

Speaking at the Mobile World Congress, CNN Worldwide president Jeff Zucker addressed the economics of the news industry and deemed Google and Facebook “monopolies” for their dominance in advertising. “There’s no question in a Google and Facebook world, monetization of content is important,” Zucker said. “We are doing well. But […]


CNN to Refresh Online Store, Add Non-CNN Items 1

CNN announced on Thursday that it will refresh its largely outdated and seemingly forgotten-about online store later this month. The news was hidden in a press release otherwise entirely about Underscored, CNN’s new digital shopping guide. The online store is also getting an extension as CNN is branching out into non-branded items. […]

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CNN Unveils Underscored, an E-Commerce Informational Platform 1

CNN unveiled Underscored, a new e-commerce review and information platform, on Thursday. The platform, which will compete with The New York Times’s Wirecutter, is a shopping guide that recommends lifestyle, tech, health, and travel products and services based off affordability and quality. Underscored makes money based off advertising, but also through […]