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Startups Rethink News for Mobile

Editor & Publisher – 2014-02-11

Most media companies have responded to the rise of mobile with a mix of reluctance and inertia. Much like the shift from print to digital, the shift from PCs to mobile devices is happening too quickly for many publishers to react to. But not...
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Native vs Cross-Platform Apps – What’s Better for Digital Newspapers?

Editor & Publisher – 2014-02-11

2 years ago it was "nice to have" a mobile strategy for large and medium-sized companies. But today the reality is that a mobile strategy is a must-have for all businesses of all sizes. And the publishing industry is no...
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The Love Lives of Japanese Literary Giants Get Manga-ized

Publishing Perspectives – 2014-02-11

The latest popular trend in manga looks at the sometimes unconventional romances and culinary habits of some of Japan's greatest writers.
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Hans Christian Andersen's 'The Snow Queen' inspires Disney and a children's author

The Christian Science Monitor – 2014-02-11

'The Snow Queen' inspired not only Disney's hit musical 'Frozen' but also author Karen Foxlee, who based her critically acclaimed novel 'Ophelia and the Marvelous Boy' on the wintry tale.
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New language by children's author aims to make reading fun

CBC – 2014-02-11

A Fredericton author has come up with a new language designed to make reading more fun and his children's book is now being used in a Grade 4 classroom.
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Largest indie e-book publisher buys oldest

Crains New York – 2014-02-11

Open Road, the largest independent e-book publisher, has purchased E-Reads, which is the oldest. The deal, announced Monday, adds 1,200 titles to Open Road's catalog of more than 4,000 e-books at a... To view the full story, click the title link.
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Penguin India 'to recall' Hindu book

BBC – 2014-02-11

Penguin India agrees to recall and destroy all remaining copies of Wendy Doniger's book The Hindus after claims it was offensive, reports say.
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Apple stuck with antitrust monitor after appeals court refuses removal request

GigaOM – 2014-02-11

Apple lost its attempt to remove a monitor who is charged with ensuring compliance with an order of ebook prices, but who Apple accused of conducting a roving investigation.
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Are Conditions Right for Native Advertising?

Editor & Publisher – 2014-02-11

Content Marketing might be a lifeline for publishers but it is often dismissed as a load of old advertorials – nothing new.  Some reach for smelling salts at the very mention. Others think that creating the right conditions for it to...
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Richard Bach returns with 'part four' of Jonathan Livingston Seagull

The Guardian – 2014-02-11

Multimillion-selling author also publishing new memoir of encounter with spirit guides after his 2012 plane crashJonathan Livingston Seagull, the adventurous bird who launched a million spiritual journeys in the 1970s, has flown back into view.His...
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Apple loses latest bid to block e-books antitrust monitor

Reuters – 2014-02-11

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Apple Inc on Monday lost its latest bid to put a court-appointed antitrust monitor on hold, after a federal appeals court rejected its argument that the monitor's work was causing it irreparable harm.
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Penguin Books India pulps academic book on Hinduism in legal settlement

The Guardian – 2014-02-11

The Hindus: An Alternative History by Professor Wendy Doniger of the University of Chicago drew criticism from conservative Hindus and scholars for its orthodoxy and accuracyPenguin Books India has agreed to withdraw from sale all copies of a book...
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B&N Makes Cuts, But is Committed to Nook Products

Publishers Weekly – 2014-02-11

Barnes & Noble acknowledged Monday that it has cut jobs throughout the company, but insisted that a report that said it had laid off its entire Nook hardware staff was “incorrect.”
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Hans Christian Andersen's 'The Snow Queen' inspires Disney and a children's author (+video)

The Christian Science Monitor – 2014-02-11

'The Snow Queen' inspired not only Disney's hit musical 'Frozen' but also author Karen Foxlee, who based her critically acclaimed novel 'Ophelia and the Marvelous Boy' on the wintry tale.
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Take a look at Lena Dunham’s book cover

Salon.com – 2014-02-11

The book jacket is a text-heavy nod to other titles by influential women writers from the '60s and '70s
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Barnes & Noble shares rise on news of job cuts among Nook staff

Reuters – 2014-02-11

(Reuters) - Barnes & Noble Inc shares rose by as much as 9.6 percent on Monday after news that the bookseller cut jobs from its team of hardware engineers working on its money-losing Nook digital books and e-reader business.
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LBF Announces Gaming Pavilion

Publishers Weekly – 2014-02-11

Gaming @ LBF is designed to connect the "creative and commercial talents of gaming developers, publishers and distributors with their publishing counterparts."
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DreamWorks to Publish Children's Books

Boston.com – 2014-02-11

DreamWorks Animation is diversifying into children’s books, starting its own publishing unit that will issue titles based on DreamWorks movies such as “Kung Fu Panda.” WSJ's Jeffrey Trachtenberg has more. Photo: DreamWorks/Everett...
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Barnes & Noble Slashes Jobs

The Huffington Post – 2014-02-11

NEW YORK (AP) — Shares of Barnes & Noble rose on Monday as the bookseller said it was cutting jobs. Barnes & Noble declined to specify how many jobs were cut. But the company said that a report on a website, Business Insider, that...
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Week after week for Life After Life

The Bookseller – 2014-02-11

Despite missing out on the overall prize in the Costa Book Awards, Kate Atkinson's Life After...
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