Tech & Science
This Week's Edition
BlackBerry was in trouble—and then Fairfax Holdings stepped in.
The Magazine That Was
My final issue after 50 years at
The Money’s on Her
At the Fed, Summers is out. Is Yellen in?
The Man Who Broke the Internet
With a widely watched video stunt, Jimmy Kimmel raked in the ratings. But some say the television host damaged YouTube’s credibility in the process.
Sex. Booze. Money.
A distiller with dreams goes into business with Playboy.
From Jezebel to Gray Lady
The founder of an attitudinal website lands a book column at a venerable newspaper. Is old media the new new?
Money Man With Moxie
Who can? Icahn. The septuagenarian investor has deep pockets and a pugnacious streak.
For innovative technology, thank the government.
Good Jill, Bad Jill
Newsweek profiled Jill Abramson, who was fired yesterday as executive editor of The New York Times, in a July 2013 cover story
Pulling up Stakes
Dan Loeb turned Yahoo around—then turned himself a nice profit.
The Twilight of Jay Leno
Why would NBC replace him when he’s still so dominant?
‘A Girl In The Locker Room?!’
A new documentary tracks the plight of the female sportswriter.
The Good Banker
Herbert Allison defied Wall Street stereotypes.
Fill ’Er Up
That gas at the pump isn’t getting any cheaper.
Gold Loses its Luster
Wall Street got hot for the precious metal, then everything dimmed.
China Settles for Less
Is the economic miracle over?
Happy Days are Here Again
The prophets of American economic decline revise their thinking.
The Great Chocolate Fix?
Why American confectioners don’t need a conspiracy to set prices.
It’s All Greek to Him
Five years ago, Chobani didn’t exist. Now it’s a billion-dollar business. How the son of a small-town shepherd made good.
Megyn Kelly Goes Viral
She may not be a feminist, but she’s now a feminist icon.
‘Arrested Development’ Fail
The new season of never nudes feels like an also-ran.
Is Apple Too Clever by Half?
Maybe corporate America finally got too greedy for its own good.
CEOS pursue lower taxes and then—surprise!—the public gets mad.
Gawker’s Crack Gamble
The gossip website says it’s got proof of a Canadian politician doing hard drugs. Now, it’s asking readers to help buy the video—for a cool $200,000.
Al Jazeera Is the Best Thing to Happen to Journalism—Unless It Isn’t
Can a small, oil-rich nation save American news?
The world’s second-largest economy takes a fall.
Fast Times In The Corner Office
Impatient investors. Volatile markets. Why the speed of business is dooming CEOs.
The company may just show us everything wrong with American business.
Hooking Up the Mile-High Club
You got bumped? Richard Branson tests a virtual in-flight pickup line. By Brian Ries in Newsweek.
Lessons From All Corners
Can the developed world learn from Barbados?
The End of Murdoch’s Page 3 Girl?
One woman’s campaign to halt the Sun newspaper’s demeaning daily topless shot. By Peter Jukes in Newsweek.
Of Houses and Hamburgers
Some markets are ugly. Others work miracles.
Too Small to Fail
A ‘bail-in’ saved Cyprus. But dark days are ahead.
America’s restaurant technology is worse than Polynesia’s.
‘You Just Have To Have It!’
$2,000 to make coffee? $800 to boil rice? In any color you’d like! Inside the American housewares craze.
How to Get Ahead on Facebook Without Really Trying
There’s no mystery to how to make the social-networking site work for you. You don’t need a lot of friends. You just need a lot of cash.
The IMAX Solution
A ‘giant’ way to save movies.
Scoop of the Year
David Corn gets a victory lap.
A Bangalore Baron
An Indian CEO sits atop a cutthroat world.
When airlines merge, who wins?
An outraged hedge funder bites into Apple.
Don’t Tell Mark
The man behind Google Maps and the Facebook search engine on the pleasure of not knowing his way.
How Boeing Lost Its Way
The Dreamliner is grounded. How a scrappy and innovative company lost its way.
Facebook Grows Up
Click ‘like’ for Graph Search.
Boeing’s 787 Dreamliner is turning into a nightmare. Clive Irving reports.
Esther Duflo is pioneering a new form of development economics. Daniel Gross reports.
Eunuchs of the Universe
Tom Wolfe's searing indictment of how the world of finance went wrong and who the new Masters of the Universe are today.
Too Big to Jail?
Why the biggest banks are getting off easy.
The Spirit of Ferdinand Pecora
It’s time for the street to be scared—very scared.
Backstage at the ultimate Washington drama.
A Late-Night Offer
When Bradlee called Graham, things got ‘more fun.’ By Howard Kurtz
That Day of Infamy
Covering 9/11, journalists found a renewed sense of mission. By Daniel Klaidman
A New Chapter
Sometimes, change isn’t just good, it’s necessary.
The Power of the Cover
Former editor Jon Meacham on how telling the story of presidents and top pols has been a key ‘Newsweek’ mission.
The Battle of Brand X
The epic competition betweeen Newsweek and Time as told by two of the finest veterans of the weekly wars.
‘The First Rough Draft of History’
An oral history of the making of a magazine. By Andrew Romano.