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(VIDEO) UGC-Based Broadcast is #1 New Syndicated Show in U.S.

The Huffington Post – 2014-04-22

LAS VEGAS - The manpower and resources behind local news have shrunk but the time frames have not, leading to a lot of repetition in news programs, says Phil Alvidrez, executive in charge of...

Orbit leads Hugo Best Novel shortlist 

The Bookseller – 2014-04-22

Four out of five of the books nominated for Best Novel at this year’s Hugo Awards are...

You'll Never Believe What George R.R. Martin Almost Left Out Of 'Game Of Thrones'

The Huffington Post – 2014-04-24

The only thing more fascinating than "Game of Thrones" is the man behind the "Song of Fire and Ice" book series, which inspired the hit HBO show. George R.R. Martin sat down with Rolling Stone...

George Saunders's 'Some Thoughts On Kindness' Brought To Life (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post – 2014-04-24

In 2013, celebrated author George Saunders delivered the convocation address at Syracuse University's commencement. Saunders's advice to the class of 2013 went viral after The New York Times...

VIDEO: Mills & Boon romance the app

BBC World – 2014-04-28

Mills & Boon ebooks get pulses racing

VIDEO: India elections: A publishing frenzy

BBC World – 2014-04-28

Sameer Hashmi reports from a bookstore in Mumbai, where a thirst for political insight is driving up book sales.

George R.R. Martin, Game of Thrones & Mastering Cross-Promotion

The Huffington Post – 2014-04-28

One of the least used methods of excellent PR lies in the application of well-placed praise of others in your field. You see it in awards shows when stars of stage, screen and music applaud each...

VIDEO: Where is inequality gap heading?

BBC World – 2014-05-01

French economist Thomas Piketty is causing a stir with his new book about the gap between rich and poor. Newsnight policy editor Chris Cook talks you through some of Piketty's analysis and his...

Eckhart Tolle, Author Of 'A New Earth,' On The Source Of All Stress (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post – 2014-05-02

It's the middle of the night, and your car breaks down with a flat tire. That could be a stressful situation for anyone, but spiritual author Eckhart Tolle says to accept the moment, not resist...

Author Tracy McMillan Shares 4 Questions To Ask When Your Relationship Isn't Working (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post – 2014-05-06

Call it a sixth sense, a nagging feeling or simple intuition, but when a relationship isn't working out, you know it. What you don't always know, however, is why. Relationship author Tracy McMillan,...

Heartless Suspect Kicks Stray Cat On Video, Internet Tracks Him Down

The Huffington Post – 2014-05-06

The Internet puts up with a lot of stupidity, but it doesn't put up with abuse. So when Andre Robinson and his pals allegedly posted a video (above) of him luring in a harmless stray cat, only to...

George R.R. Martin Writes 'Game Of Thrones' Books On Ancient DOS Computer

The Huffington Post – 2014-05-14

With books as long and intricate as George R.R. Martin's "A Song of Fire and Ice" series, you'd expect the him to have the newest, most efficient writing programs. That's definitely not the...

Eckhart Tolle On The Small Steps That Lead To Greatness (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post – 2014-05-17

We've been taught to dream of achieving greatness. But what does that mean exactly -- write the next great American novel, become CEO of a Fortune 500 company, compete in the Olympic...

George R.R. Martin explains why “Game of Thrones” novels were written on an ancient word processor

Salon.com – 2014-05-14

Martin explains to Conan that he writes on a DOS machine -- for good reason!

St. Martin’s, Swagbucks Launch Read Channel

Publishers Weekly – 2014-05-21

St. Martin’s Press is teaming up with Swagbucks, the loyalty and rewards site, to launch Read, a new digital literature channel on the Swagbucks site.

Seminary Co-Op Hires Director from Stanford

Publishers Weekly – 2014-05-21

The Seminary Co-op Bookstores in Chicago announced Wednesday that Jeff Deutsch, currently director of the Stanford University Bookstores, will assume the responsibilities of director of its two...

10 Video Games That Book Lovers Will Enjoy

Publishers Weekly – 2014-05-23

The best games for book lovers, including "The Legend of Zelda" and "Candy Crush Saga."

BEA 2014: Martin Short: Coming Up Tall

Publishers Weekly – 2014-05-31

Martin Short has done just about everything a star can do: television, movies, the Broadway stage, and lots and lots of talk show appearances.

Hillary Clinton's memoir excerpt: What can we learn from it? (+video)

The Christian Science Monitor – 2014-06-03

A second preview of Clinton's book 'Hard Choices' was recently released and the excerpt details her 'partnership and friendship' with President Obama and her wish to 'revisit certain choices.'

Kiss band member Paul Stanley discusses his new autobiography (+video)

The Christian Science Monitor – 2014-06-03

'I wanted [my children] to have a document of what I had done and I also realized that my life could be inspirational to other people,' Stanley said of his decision to write the book.

Kargo, Moat Serve Mobile Video Metrics

AdWeek – 2014-06-03

Mobile ad company Kargo and measurement firm Moat are collaborating to provide mobile video analytics ito give brands and publishers further insight into who is viewing their spots and for how long. ...

'The Fault in Our Stars': John Green reveals the novel's 'epically terrible' original ending (+video)

The Christian Science Monitor – 2014-06-03

Green said that when his editor read the original ending to 'Fault,' she thought it was so bad that she told him: 'I can't tell if you're kidding.'

George R.R. Martin’s book editor hints at eighth book in fantasy epic

Salon.com – 2014-06-03

"Seven Books for Seven Kingdoms"...but there are technically eight kingdoms

Osprey develops first video game

The Bookseller – 2014-06-03

Osprey has developed its own video game, the first in a planned series, slated for release this...

Why Mobile Video Is Driving the Push for Cross-Platform Measurement

Advertising Age – 2014-06-03

Nielsen tracked mobile video viewing behavior late last year and found consumers watched 25% more of it than the year before. Ooyala is seeing the shift, too. The video management firm reported...

Yiyun Li: Tiananmen Square is 'never forgotten,' yet still unclear (+video)

The Christian Science Monitor – 2014-06-04

Prize-winning Chinese American writer Yiyun Li says that today's young Chinese may have only a vague sense of what happened at Tiananmen Square in June, 1989, yet the events of that month are 'never...

How do they protest in Thailand? By reading in public (+video)

The Christian Science Monitor – 2014-06-04

In Thailand, various protestors are gathering in public places to silently read books like '1984' and 'Unarmed Insurrection' to convey how they feel about the country's political situation.

Google Opens Exclusive Video Ad Market For Only Select Publishers And Brands

AdWeek – 2014-06-04

Google is launching a programmatic video marketplace that it says will only include premium publishers and select brands. Neal Mohan, vp of display and video advertising, announced the video ad...

MIT's robotic limbs pave the way for real-life Doc Ock (video)

Engadget – 2014-06-04

Two groups of MIT scientists are working on robotic limbs, which when worn together can make you look like one famous comic book villain: Doctor Octopus. Unlike prosthetic limbs developed to replace...

George R.R. Martin Is Officially in Denial

The Atlantic Wire – 2014-06-04

George R.R. Martin is once again assuring fans that he will finish the A Song of Ice and Fire series in seven books and that the HBO show Game of Thrones won't catch up to...

'Chronicle' director Josh Trank to helm 'Star Wars' spinoff movie

Los Angeles Times – 2014-06-05

"Chronicle" director Josh Trank has joined the ever-growing ranks of the "Star Wars" universe and will helm a spinoff project, the second of multiple planned stand-alone movies in addition to the...

'This Is Where I Leave You' movie adaptation boasts star-studded cast

The Christian Science Monitor – 2014-06-05

The movie is directed by Shawn Levy and stars Jane Fonda, Jason Bateman, and Tina Fey, among many others.

George R.R. Martin addresses the 'eight books' rumor as 'Game of Thrones' fans buzz

The Christian Science Monitor – 2014-06-05

After Martin's editor created waves by suggesting that his 'A Song of Ice and Fire' series could stretch from seven books to eight, Martin himself spoke out.

Google Looks Beyond YouTube For Video Ad Dollars

Advertising Age – 2014-06-04

Google has a new message for premium publishers: "Hey, let us help you sell your video ads."Google has created a new ad-buying program for premium publishers to automate their video ad sales in a bid...

GameSpot Ranks Interest in Upcoming Video Games

AdWeek – 2014-06-05

To give brands, consumers and publishers more insight into which video games are being geeked out over, top gaming information site GameSpot will rank interest in upcoming games in real time on a new...

Seattle shooting suspect identified

Los Angeles Times – 2014-06-06

SEATTLE -- The gunman suspected of killing one and wounding several others during an afternoon rampage on the campus of Seattle Pacific University was booked into King County jail Thursday night, the...

Seattle Pacific University grieves after deadly shooting

Los Angeles Times – 2014-06-06

Just hours after a gunman shattered the year-end peace at Seattle Pacific University, killing one, wounding several others and placing the Christian campus on lockdown, a nearby church rang with love...

Stephen Colbert has some choice words for Amazon (+video)

The Christian Science Monitor – 2014-06-06

In a recent episode of his show, Colbert discussed the dispute between Amazon and publisher Hachette which has caused some books, including his own, to be delayed or unavailable to customers.

George R.R. Martin Contest Winners May Die In The Next 'Song of Ice and Fire' Book

The Huffington Post – 2014-06-06

Two lucky "Game Of Thrones" fans with $20,000 to spare are going to get the ultimate honor: author George R.R. Martin will name a character for each of them in the next book in the "Song of Ice and...

Canada shooting: Suspected cop killer surrenders, victims identified

Los Angeles Times – 2014-06-07

More than a day after Canadian police launched a massive manhunt for a shooter who killed three officers, authorities early Friday arrested the man believed to be responsible for the shootout in a...

World's Largest Video Game Collection is For Sale

The Atlantic Wire – 2014-06-07

Michael Thomasson, owner of the world's largest unique video game collection according the Guinness Book of Records, is putting his beloved library on the market.

Crewe Named President, Director at CUP

Publishers Weekly – 2014-06-09

The appointment, said Columbia University Press, makes her the first female director of an Ivy League university press.

'50 Shades! The Musical' Cast Members Perform At New York's Birdland (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post – 2014-06-10

The talented cast of "50 Shades! The Musical -- The Original Parody" wowed the crowd at one of New York's iconic nightspots with one of their show's most memorable numbers. For their Birdland act,...

Should adults be embarrassed to be reading young adult books? (+video)

The Christian Science Monitor – 2014-06-10

Those in the literary community are weighing in on both sides of the debate, with some saying young adult books aren't sophisticated and others saying they should be able to read whatever they like...

Tony Awards 2014: 'A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder' and other literary adaptations take home prizes (+video)

The Christian Science Monitor – 2014-06-10

Tony Awards: Various literary adaptations, including the musical 'A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder,' won prizes during the recent telecast. The Tony Awards were held on June 8.

Lupita Nyong'o to star in, produce a movie adaptation of 'Americanah' (+video)

The Christian Science Monitor – 2014-06-10

Nyong'o said the book is 'full of love, humor, and heart.'

14 Movies You Definitely Didn't Know Were Based On Books

The Huffington Post – 2014-06-10

Watching Die Hard, which is arguably the apex of 80s action flicks, brings to mind more than a few strong adjectives: bizarre, stress-inducing, visually interesting... literary? That's right: your...

Video Games Developed and Published in Canada Central to 2014 E3 Expo

CNW – 2014-06-11

LOS ANGELES, CA, June 10, 2014 /CNW/ - Again showcasing Canadian talent and creativity, an impressive number of Canadian developed and published video games are taking centre stage at this year's...

'Marvel's Daredevil,' Upcoming Netflix Series, Just Cast Its Villain

The Huffington Post – 2014-06-11

Marvel and Netflix have announced who will play the villain in the upcoming “Daredevil” series: Vincent D’Onofrio will step into the role of Wilson Fisk, better known to comic book fans as...

(VIDEO) Video Ad Fraud Is Not As Bad As You Think: comScore's Chasin

The Huffington Post – 2014-06-11

Over the last year, video ad measurement firms have started reporting around 40% or 50% of video ad impressions may not really be viewed by consumers, instead invoked by fraudulent publishers looking...

Spurs turn up heat, with their shooting, take 2-1 lead in NBA Finals

Los Angeles Times – 2014-06-11

One year later, Kawhi Leonard and the San Antonio Spurs have some better memories to place into their AmericanAirlines Arena scrapbook.

Edinburgh: George R R Martin and Haruki Murakami

The Bookseller – 2014-06-11

George R R Martin and Haruki Murakami [pictured] will appear at this year’s Edinburgh...

Las Vegas police release disturbing video of cop killers' last moments

Los Angeles Times – 2014-06-12

Las Vegas police on Wednesday released a video of Jerad and Amanda Miller in the final moments of their lives, as they lay barricaded on the floor of a Wal-Mart store Sunday, with Jerad apparently in...

Amazon pulls Warner Bros movies from sales as trade dispute expands

The Guardian – 2014-06-11

Already in fracas with publisher Hachette, retailer pulls pre-orders such as The Lego Movie to pressure the studio over pricingFirst they came for Harry Potter's author, and now they have come for...

9 movies that were even better than the books they were based on

Salon.com – 2014-06-10

Forget "The Fault in Our Stars." These nine movies took their source material to a whole new level

VIDEO: Wellers call for child privacy law

BBC News – 2014-06-12

The wife of rock star Paul Weller has called for a change in the law to stop photos of children being published without parental consent.

Buyer's Guide: Diversifying Revenue with Video, Webinars, and Events

Publishing Executive – 2014-06-01

By John Parsons This article is from the  Publishing Executive  Buyer's Guide   which is a...

George R.R. Martin Has Been Sneaking Famous Names into His Books for Years

The Atlantic Wire – 2014-06-12

Did you know NFL great Phil Simms shows up in the Game of Thrones series? Or that Harry Potter himself makes an appearance? What about the land of Carcosa?

'Game of Thrones': Two fans' charity donations earn them the honor of being killed off in the 'Thrones' books (+video)

The Christian Science Monitor – 2014-06-13

'A Song of Ice and Fire' author George R.R. Martin offered the chance to be a character in his books and (naturally) for the character to be killed off in the 'Fire' series and fans quickly took him...

Recommended Reading: sexist video games and origins of forensic science

Engadget – 2014-06-14

Recommended Reading highlights the best long-form writing on technology and more in print and on the web. Some weeks, you'll also find short reviews of books that we think are worth your time. We...

The 5 Best Summer Beach Reads (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post – 2014-06-16

Whether you're on vacation or just dreaming of one, these summer beach reads chosen by O, The Oprah Magazine book editor Leigh Haber will take you away. In the above video, Haber tells the #OWNSHOW...

Cosmopolitan editor Joanna Coles: we can do 'serious' as well as sex - video

The Guardian – 2014-06-17

Magazine's editor-in-chief tells Mark Sweney at the Cannes Lions festival that it has a long history of tackling issues such as equality in the workplace as well as features on sex, relationships and...

Top online pirated video provider in China slapped with fine

PC World – 2014-06-17

China is slapping a major online provider of pirated videos in the country with a 260 million yuan ($42 million) fine.A regulatory authority in the Chinese city of Shenzhen, the Shenzhen Market...

Fifteen-Year-Old George R.R. Martin Wrote A 'Stupendous' Letter To Marvel's Stan Lee

The Huffington Post – 2014-06-18

George R.R. Martin's eloquent prose can make even the most back-handed of compliments feel like high praise. We have proof in a letter that 15-year-old Martin wrote to Marvel creator Stan Lee. The...

'The Casual Vacancy' TV cast will include Michael Gambon, Rory Kinnear

The Christian Science Monitor – 2014-06-19

Gambon starred as wizard Dumbledore in the movie series based on 'Vacancy' author J.K. Rowling's 'Harry Potter' novels.

(VIDEO) Premium Publishers Faster To Programmatic In EU: AOD's Bertozzi

The Huffington Post – 2014-06-19

CANNES, France -- It's commonly thought that the European market is generally adopting so-called "programmatic" ad automation and trading techniques later than the US. But it looks like the quality...

Google's Acquisition Shows It's Hungry for More Digital Video Advertising

AdWeek – 2014-06-19

Google is buying a mDialog, a small player in the digital video ad space to add to the search giant's DoubleClick collection. Canada-based mDialog provides technology to major media companies...

‘Hairspray’ director John Waters chronicles his hitchhiking experience in his book ‘Carsick’

The Washington Post – 2014-06-20

In 2012, the filmmaker John Waters, behaving as eccentrically as a character in one of his cult movies (“Hairspray,” etc.), left his house in Baltimore and hitched rides all the way to his...

Google acquires video ads company mDialog

PC World – 2014-06-20

Google has acquired video advertising company mDialog in a bid to provide more high quality video options to its advertisers.The Internet giant plans over time to work with the mDialog team to...

The Recommender: Scott Mebus Needs You To Know That Vertical Video Is Not Okay

Fast Company – 2014-06-21

The best things on the Internet this week, curated by Fast Company employees. Scott MebusPhoto by Celine Grouard for Fast Company Name: Scott Mebus Role at Fast Company: Head of video and TV...

Amazon phone: What does it mean for bookstores? (+video)

The Christian Science Monitor – 2014-06-21

The new Amazon Fire phone comes with technology that allows consumers to scan an item and then purchase it on Amazon. 

(VIDEO) LinkedIn's Weiner: We Will be the Definitive Professional Publishing Platform

The Huffington Post – 2014-06-23

CANNES, France -- LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner tells Beet.TV that the social network for business people will be the the "definitive professional publishing platform." LinkedIn's content ambitions began...

VIDEO: Felix Dennis dies at the age of 67

BBC News – 2014-06-23

Publishing millionaire Felix Dennis has died at the age of 67 after a long battle with throat cancer

Surprise: Ex-Hulu boss Jason Kilar’s new startup Vessel is also doing video

GigaOM – 2014-06-25

Jason Kilar was looking to reinvent the magazine publishing model online. Now, he's doing online video instead.

Video of homeless South African – the 'Pavement Bookworm' – goes viral

The Christian Science Monitor – 2014-06-26

Philani Dladla sells, reviews, and gives away books to children, despite living on the streets.

Lessons From the Leaders: What it Takes to Make Digital Video a Success

Folio Magazine – 2014-06-26

  Video is on the tip of every publisher's tongue these days. And for good reason: Advertisers want it. Still, video is complex and not necessarily for everyone-at least not right away. That is,...

Infographic: Overcoming Skips and Other Best Practices for Online Video

Folio Magazine – 2014-06-26

 Ad spending for online video is expected to double by 2017, which means publishers and advertisers are placing greater emphasis on not only developing more video content, but tracking user...

Director Of National Intelligence Publishes First Transparency Report On Surveillance

Fast Company – 2014-06-28

One of the most opaque government arms comes clean with a declassified report on the use of national security authorities.The Office of the Director of National Intelligence has declassified and...

Ben Kingsley joins all-star cast in upcoming film adaptation of 'The Jungle Book'

The Christian Science Monitor – 2014-06-28

Oscar winner Ben Kingsley will provide the voice of panther Bagheera in a potentially controversial live-action adaptation of Rudyard Kipling's novel.

The New Video Ad Viewability Metric Is Drawing Scrutiny

AdWeek – 2014-06-30

The Media Rating Council today is adopting a viewability metric, or “currency,” for online video ads that defines when viewable display impressions count. It’s the industry’s...

VIDEO: 'My novels are cleared by MI5'

BBC World – 2014-06-30

The novelist and former head of MI5, Dame Stella Rimington, describes having to submit her books to the security service for clearance.

How Pharrell's Creative Director Is Making The World Happy

Fast Company – 2014-07-01

Mimi Valdés went from magazines to multimedia success.Pharrell Williams recently told a magazine that he used to be "the guy next to the guy." It was an apt description for a man who spent much of...

Facebook Buys LiveRail to Grow Its Video Ad Business

AdWeek – 2014-07-02

Facebook is buying video ad platform LiveRail and giving it control of a network that powers advertising for high-profile publishers—online and on mobile. LiveRail delivers video ads to...

Facebook to Buy LiveRail, the Third-Biggest Video Ad Seller

Advertising Age – 2014-07-02

Facebook's video ad business just got a lot bigger.Months after rolling out the first video-specific ad product on the social network, Facebook has agreed to acquire LiveRail, one of the biggest...

Facebook buys video ad platform LiveRail

Silicon Valley Business Journal – 2014-07-03

Facebook Inc. bought video advertising company LiveRail to help it target and distribute video ads, AdWeek reported. TechCrunch pegged the price tag between $400 million and $500 million, although...

Telekom Austria needs to explain big writedown -OIAG head

Reuters – 2014-07-03

VIENNA, July 3 (Reuters) - Telekom Austria's surprise 400 million euro ($546 million) writedown of its Bulgarian unit put it in "an extremely precarious situation", the new chairman of state holding...

Samsung is closing its video store, but your purchases will survive

Engadget – 2014-07-03

Samsung revealed that it was shuttering its book and music stores not long ago, and today it's saying goodbye to its last paid content portal, the Video and Media Hub. The tech firm has announced...

Samsung waves white flag on content push, closes Video Hub

PC World – 2014-07-03

Video, music and books are still important, but partnerships are the way forward for Samsung

Digital Video Ads That Make You Want to Click

AdWeek – 2014-07-03

Kraft, Nike, Target and Walmart are trialing new video technology that makes ads interactive. In the case of Kraft, a 15-second clip comes with pop-up information on the brand and its products. As...

Authors choose sides in the duel between Amazon and Hachette (+video)

The Christian Science Monitor – 2014-07-08

Some 'old guard' authors are joining forces in a letter criticizing Amazon, even as a cluster of self-published authors is rallying around Amazon, charging that traditional publishers like Hachette...

'Gone Girl' trailer delves more into the mystery of Gillian Flynn's novel (+video)

The Christian Science Monitor – 2014-07-09

'Gone Girl' stars Ben Affleck and Rosamund Pike.

J.K. Rowling pens a new 'Harry Potter' story and 'Potter' theme park opens (+video)

The Christian Science Monitor – 2014-07-09

J.K. Rowling recently released a short story about the futures of such characters as Harry Potter, Ron Weasley, and Hermione Granger, while the new section of Universal Studios titled The Wizarding...

George R. R. Martin To His Fans: 'F--k You'

The Huffington Post – 2014-07-09

In case you were wondering if George R.R. Martin has heard plaintive fans’ concerns that he will run out of time to finish his popular A Song Of Ice And Fire series, wonder no longer: He hears you,...

'Game Of Thrones' Star Jason Momoa Tells George R.R. Martin 'Go F--k Yourself'

The Huffington Post – 2014-07-09

As Khal Drogo, actor Jason Momoa got to play three characters on "Game of Thrones": an aggressive, brutish tyrant; a tender, loving husband; and a fierce, wise leader. Understandably, Momoa was a bit...

George R.R. Martin: It’s offensive when people ask me if I’ll finish the series

Salon.com – 2014-07-09

The fantasy writer has a message for whiny fans

Stuff YA Readers Say (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post – 2014-07-11

In an interview with John Green, Stephen Colbert quipped, "as far as I can tell, a young adult novel is a regular novel that people actually read." Whether or not this is wholly accurate, YA readers...

Ridley Scott Plans For 'David,' Can't Stop Making Movies Based On The Good Book Of The Lord

The Huffington Post – 2014-07-10

Ridley Scott is planning yet another Bible-based epic. The director of "Exodus: Gods And Kings" has plans to write "David," reportedly centering on his post-Goliath reign as King of Israel. Variety...

VIDEO: Meet the Author: Philip Hensher

BBC World – 2014-07-11

Author Philip Hensher speaks to the BBC's Nick Higham about his book The Emperor Waltz

Revlon Products Play a Starring Role in #GoBold, Hearst's New Digital Video Series

Advertising Age – 2014-07-14

Hearst Magazines, the publisher of Cosmopolitan and Elle, has sold a big Revlon campaign including a 10-episode digital-video series called "#GoBold."A spokeswoman for Hearst said the campaign's...

VIDEO: Should Ed Sheeran top 1Xtra list?

BBC World – 2014-07-15

A 'Power List' published by the BBC's Radio 1Xtra music station sparks a row, after white musician Ed Sheeran tops the list.

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