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SacBee – 2012-02-12

Judith Horstman for "Scientific American Book of Love, Sex and the Brain," comes to the Avid Reader at the Tower. Judith Horstman for "Scientific American Book of Love, Sex and the Brain," will be at the Avid Reader at the Tower.
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Building Buzz with Social Media

Publishers Weekly – 2012-02-10

These days it doesn’t take long to change the face of marketing. According to Tom Dean, senior marketing director in the trade book division at Zondervan, “The game has changed dramatically in the past 18 to 24 months.” That change comes...
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Piano Media, Group Paywalls and Lessons From TV Subscriptions

Editor & Publisher – 2012-02-10

Tomáš Bella likes thinking big. The CEO of Piano Media, the Slovakian company that is building a consortium of 12 publishers and 50 sites in eastern Europe using its paywall technology, wants publishers to charge readers for onl ...
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The Value Of a Book

Publishers Weekly – 2012-02-10

How much money is a book really worth? Is it the $25 to $30 publishers typically ask for the hardcover edition? Is it the discounted price plus shipping that an online retailer charges? What if there’s only a Kindle edition you can buy, for 99...
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Ebook sales are being driven by downmarket genre fiction

Guardian – 2012-02-06

Publishers face secrecy over sales and an absence of industry-wide data to help them plot strategyKindle-owning bibliophiles are furtive beasts. Their shelves still boast classics and Booker winners. But inside that plastic case, other things lurk....
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Has Social Media Made Search-Driven Publishing Irrelevant?

AdWeek – 2012-02-06

The growing importance of social media, coupled with the powerful wrath of Google, have shaken the once-hot world of cheap search-driven publishing. About.com recently dumped its CEO. Yahoo’s $100 million acquisition of Associated Content (now...
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Has Social Media Made Search-Driven Publishing Less Relevant?

AdWeek – 2012-02-06

The growing importance of social media, coupled with the powerful wrath of Google, have shaken the once-hot world of cheap search-driven publishing. About.com recently dumped its CEO. Yahoo’s $100 million acquisition of Associated Content (now...
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US paper fires photographer for manipulating pictures of herons

Guardian – 2012-02-06

A Californian newspaper has fired one of its veteran award-winning photographers for three cases of manipulating his pictures.The Sacramento Bee told readers on Saturday that it had sacked Bryan Patrick the day before for "violating the paper's...
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Sacramento Bee fires Bryan Patrick for photo manipulation

Poynter. – 2012-02-05

The Sacramento Bee fired award-winning photographer Bryan Patrick on Friday after finding three cases, going back to 2009, in which he digitally manipulated photographs. Patrick was suspended earlier this week when a reader raised questions about...
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How the Huffington Post became a new-media behemoth

GigaOM – 2012-02-03

In addition to some eye-popping figures for page views and unique visitors, the latest Huffington Post statistics show that if there's one thing the site knows how to do, it's how to get reader engagement that other news sites and publishers can...
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Is the Time Right for Bundling?

Publishers Weekly – 2012-02-03

In a world where people increasingly consume their content on multiple platforms—watching TV recorded on their DVR, as well as downloaded to their iPad; reading the New York Times in print Sunday mornings, on their Kindle during the morning...
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GooReader: When you need Google Books to go

Betanews – 2012-02-01

Google Books is a gigantic and ever-expanding online library of books and magazines that can be used to read classic titles free of charge as well as to purchase new releases in all manner of categories. But you may be one of the many people who...
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The Guardian continues to open up with Newsdesk live

Editors Weblog – 2012-02-01

by Hannah Vinter "So... What are you working on?" Now some Guardian journalists are prepared to give us the answer to that question, as yesterday the paper unrolled Newsdesk live, a blog that promises to "bring you the news as we break it, explain...
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Toshiba outlines e-book ambitions

The Bookseller – 2012-01-31

Toshiba, which will launch its first dedicated digital reader on 10th February, is aiming to...
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Forget e-books; are you ready for virtual books?

GigaOM – 2012-01-27

As an avid e-book reader and lover of gadgets, I love the concept of this "virtual" book. Siglio Press is offering 250 copies of a print book that requires a webcam and computing device to actually be read.
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Mail Online is the world's biggest newspaper site, according to comScore

Editors Weblog – 2012-01-27

The Daily Mail has overtaken The New York Times to become the world's biggest newspaper site, according to data from comScore. Buzzfeed reports that in December 2011 Mail Online reached 45.3 million users, compared to 44.8 million reached by the The...
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Why do smartphone owners buy tablets?

Betanews – 2012-01-26

For a company which business depends on collecting data, Google sure was slow tabulating its report on smartphone usage. The study is available today, but the data is already outdated given strong holiday e-book reader and tablet sales and global...
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33Across Acquires Publishing Data Gold Mine Tynt

AdWeek – 2012-01-25

Facebook may be the biggest social network on the planet, but social ad targeting firm 33Across says it now has the distinction of managing the world’s largest social and interest graph. The company was set to announce today that it has acquired...
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Kobo to expand into Holland

The Bookseller – 2012-01-24

Kobo is to expand into Holland as it announces a partnership to sell its e-readers through Dutch...
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Meredith Set To Buy Allrecipes From Reader's Digest

AllThingsD – 2012-01-24

The magazine publisher will more than double its digital presence, by acquiring the world's biggest food site.
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