First, last Tuesday, Oct. 13, McGraw-Hill announced the sale of BusinessWeek magazine to Bloomberg, which is not known for making acquisitions, then the next day Thomson Reuters made an offer to buy commentary portal Breakingviews.com.
Both deals seem driven by the industry's thirst for in-depth analysis and commentary beyond breaking news services provided by newswires.
BusinessWeek, one of McGraw-Hill's best-known print brands, has suffered the same woes affecting much of the print publishing in
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