Ken Auletta

Eric Schmidt: Silicon Valley's Only Grownup Wants to Have Fun Too
January 11, 2013

Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt was always the "adult in the room." Now he's letting loose.

Has Goldman Suddenly Lost Its Soul?
December 16, 2009

Jenny Anderson has an interesting and well-reported piece in today's Times about the concern among some Goldman alumni that the current CEO, Lloyd Blankfein, has changed the culture of the company. As Anderson sums it up, "[S]ome current and former Goldman executives say Mr.

Murdoch Speaks
June 29, 2007

If you are going to read one article on Rupert Murdoch's impending takeover of the universe The Wall Street Journal, then (surprisingly enough) Eric Pooley's Time magazine cover story is the best of the lot. This is in large part because the Australian mogul decided to cooperate with Time, whereas he rebuffed Ken Auletta and The New York Times. This was particularly interesting: "CNN is pretty consistently on the left, if you look at their choice of stories, what they play up. It's not what they say.