metromedia News Roundup
A weekly roundup of media news that we think is worth knowing about.
This week: Microsoft announces deal to buy LinkedIn for $26.2 billion; Pew Research releases annual State of the News Media report; The print news industry continues to decline as digital grows.
Microsoft Buys LinkedIn for $26.2 Billion, Reasserting Its Muscle
Nick Wingfield | The New York Times
Microsoft announced it will acquire professional social networking site LinkedIn for $26.2 billion.
Pew Research Center Releases State of the News Media 2016
Amy Mitchell and Jesse Holcomb | Pew Research Center
A report detailing the current state of all areas of news media.
Facebook Dominates the News Landscape as Print Continues to Crumble
Matthew Ingram | Fortune
Two studies of the newspaper industry find it declining as digital continues to make strides.