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Can a Nook Color 2 Dampen Kindle’s PR Blaze?

Folio Magazine – 2011-11-03

This story first appears on FOLIO:'s sister site minonline. There is no telling what exactly Barnes & Noble will be announcing at a press conference the company has scheduled for Nov. 7 in New York,...

`The Color Purple' finally released as an e-book

San Francisco Chronicle – 2011-09-20

(09-20) 05:01 PDT NEW YORK, (AP) -- Alice Walker's "The Color Purple," a Pulitzer Prize winner in 1983 and still a widely taught and talked about novel, is finally coming out as an e-book. But not...

Updated Nook Color shows a smart $249 tablet strategy

GigaOM – 2011-08-24

The Nook Color gains new magazines with enhanced interactivity, along with performance updates, in a software update today. At $249, many iPad competitors could learn from the "tablet that's not a...

Female Magazine Fans Flock to Nook Color

The New York Times – 2011-05-23

Top sellers on the Nook Color are mostly women’s magazines, providing publishers with a new surprise outlet.

Nook Color a favourite among female readers

Editors Weblog – 2011-05-23

iPad is the number one tablet, but its status is being challenged at least on one front: The New York Times reported that the sales of women's magazines on Barnes & Noble's Nook Color e-reader, or...

Sales of women’s magazines strong on Nook Color

Poynter. – 2011-05-23

New York Times Sales of magazines like O, The Oprah Magazine, Cosmopolitan and Women’s Health rival – and in some cases surpass – sales on the iPad. One reason: The iPad and other tablets are...

Nook Color Does Hulu Too With This Hack

PC World – 2011-05-20

Say goodbye to using your nook Color for means of study or reading books now Hulu is streamable.

Why Nook Color tablet may find its niche

San Francisco Chronicle – 2011-05-15

More powerful than a Kindle but less functional than an iPad, the Nook Color occupies an unusual place on the electronic bookshelf. But the middle spot has turned out to be fertile ground for Nook...

Barnes & Noble Improves Nook Color to Take on iPad

Editor & Publisher – 2011-04-26

Updated Nook Color to feature Android 2.2, apps store.

NOOK Color Reader Looks to Become Tablet Competitor

Folio Magazine – 2011-04-26

Barnes & Noble Inc. is stepping up their e-reader offering, upping the NOOK Color experience to rival those of tablet computers like the iPad and Motorola Xoom.

Advertising: Tales of Reading in Reintroducing a Color Device

The New York Times – 2011-04-25

Barnes & Noble’s advertising campaign for the Nook Color, an e-reading tablet, features no company stores in the ads, a nod to changes in the publishing industry.

With Update, Barnes & Noble's Nook Color Gets More Tablet-Like [Mobilized]

AllThingsD – 2011-04-25

A free update is bringing the ability to install various paid and free Android apps, though only those that Barnes & Noble approves. The new software also offers improved browsing, the Froyo version...

Wolverton: New Nook Color the best e-reader on the market

San Jose Mercury News – 2011-01-31

Amazon's Kindle has dominated the market for e-book readers since it debuted more than three years ago. Now it may have met its match.

Quad Clears Antitrust Hurdle in World Color Acquisition Process

Folio Mag – 2010-03-30

Sussex, Wisconsin-based Quad/Graphics has cleared another hurdle in its quest to acquire fellow magazine printer World Color. The companies have cleared antitrust regulatory requirements in both the...

Quad/Graphics to Acquire World Color Press

Publishers Wekly – 2010-01-26

Quad/Graphics, a privately-held printer headquartered in Wisconsin, has agreed to acquired World Color Press in a deal that will result in a printer with annual revenue of over $5 billion.

`Color Purple' author tours Gaza

AP via Yahoo! News – 2009-03-11

Pulitzer Prize-winning author Alice Walker says a catastrophe has befallen the Gaza Strip and that she hopes she and others can help President Barack Obama "see what we see."

IFRA Announces Changes for Color Quality Club

Editor And Publisher – 2009-03-04

Online registration for membership in the International Newspaper Color Quality Club begins in May. New in this competition will be the chance to produce test prints at the beginning of the year,...

Dark Horse Comics graphic novels coming to Nook Tablet and Nook Color

Engadget – 2012-03-05

Dark Horse Comics has penciled a contract with Barnes & Noble (it'll be sent off to be inked and colored next week*) to get the former's content onto the latter's Tablet and Color e-readers....

Alice Walker refuses publication of 'The Color Purple' in Hebrew

The Christian Science Monitor – 2012-06-20

Alice Walker says she objects to the publication of 'The Color Purple' in Hebrew by an Israeli publisher because of the country's treatment of Palestinians.

Jacket Copy: Alice Walker says no to Israeli edition of 'The Color Purple'

Los Angeles Times – 2012-06-21

Citing "apartheid" in Israel and the occupied territories, author Alice Walker declined an offer to publish a new Israeli edition of her prize-winning novel "The Color Purple."

A Masterpiece Book on Color Theory Is Now on the iPad

Wired – 2013-08-07

The Interaction of Color iPad app is about as close as most of us will get to the original version of Albers' masterpiece, but with a few 21st century upgrades.    

Aimee Bender's 'The Color Master' paints worlds of wonder

Los Angeles Times – 2013-08-09

Aimee Bender is at her wickedly best in her latest short-story collection, with tales both dark and comic.In Leonora Carrington's 1938 short-story masterpiece "The Debutante," a young woman wants to...

iPhone 5S: You've GOT to see this new color

San Jose Mercury News – 2013-08-23

TechCrunch has published the first photos of the iPhone wearing its new shiny coat. In addition to the traditional black and white, Apple's next smartphone will reportedly be available in a pale gold...

Editor's Letter: Color commentary

Engadget – 2013-08-30

In each issue of Distro, Executive Editor Marc Perton publishes a wrap-up of the week in news. There's a very good chance you're reading this on a tablet. Distro is, after all, first and foremost,...

The Color of Fire: How Palette Choice Impacts Maps of Yosemite's Rim Fire

Wired – 2013-09-04

Changing the colors on a map can have a big impact. Last week we published a map of the Yosemite fire's progression that had a random color scale. In response, NASA data visualization expert Robert...

Here's What Your Favorite Color Really Means

The Huffington Post – 2013-09-25

Masculinity, The Democratic Party, the sky, the ocean, and so many things in between: what does the color blue mean to you? The connotations have accumulated over time, so that the beauty (or the...

Printing in Hong Kong 2013: Bright Arts on the Color-Separation Industry

Publishers Weekly – 2013-08-16

The last time PW visited Bright Arts at its King’s Road office, the color-separation industry was fighting for its survival. The demarcation distinguishing color-separation houses, prepress bureaus...

Ingram Makes Color Print-On-Demand More Economical

Publishers Weekly – 2012-08-09

Ingram Content Group has announced a new “standard color” pricing model for print-on-demand technology that has reduced costs by roughly two-thirds, making color POD an economical publishing...

Why the mainstream media fails writers of color

Salon.com – 2014-02-25

We need a VIDA count for race as well as gender -- but that's only the beginning

Here's What Your Pantone Birthday Color Says About You

The Huffington Post – 2014-03-07

The fashion and design communities were abuzz when Pantone announced the 2014 color of the year, Radiant Orchid, which according to their site "blooms with confidence and magical warmth that...

L'Oreal Targets Ads Based on Hair Color in Online Photos

Advertising Age – 2014-05-23

L'Oreal Ombre hair color products -- born last year from a project that mined YouTube data to tap into a hair-highlighting trend -- have become the first brand to use a technology that places ads on...

Yes, You SHOULD Feel Uncomfortable About Not Liking Authors Of Color

The Huffington Post – 2014-06-05

In today's political climate, accusations of racism have become just as, if not more, inflammatory than actual racist behavior. Though racism persists, we have successfully attached so much stigma to...

California Chrome a horse of a uniting color

Los Angeles Times – 2014-06-06

John Harris owns an agricultural empire of beef and pistachios, and a hotel known to most Californians who have ever traveled Interstate 5 through the Central Valley, but on a recent day his...

“Its color was its size”: The twisted myth of the small Asian penis

Salon.com – 2014-06-20

I grew up wanting to be average. Now I know the reason for the myth Asians are small: Making white men feel better

Paul Pope Revisits 'Escapo,' this Time in Full Color

Publishers Weekly – 2014-07-02

Cartoonist Paul Pope is dipping back into his archives to reissue his 1999 work 'Escapo' in a new hardcover edition from Z2 Comics that will be in full color for the first time and offer a wealth of...

Gingers Rule! How Two Redheaded Sisters Turned Hair Color Into A Growing Business

Fast Company – 2014-07-17

Growing up redheaded wasn't easy for Stephanie and Adrienne Vendetti. Now it's their publishing, events, and hair accessory business.Hey Kermit, try being red. Now that's not easy.Read Full Story

10 Rare Color Photographs From World War I

Fast Company – 2014-07-25

A new book presents hundreds of autochrome color photographs of The Great War, many of them in print for the first time.There were several million black-and-white photographs taken of the World War...

8 Things You Didn't Know About Color That Almost Seem Too Ridiculous To Be True

The Huffington Post – 2015-01-27

You likely take the various colors around you for granted, assuming there's nothing special about the blue of your jeans or anything potentially disgusting about the browns of that painting you...

Women Of Color Still Denied The Love They Deserve From Literary Journals

The Huffington Post – 2015-04-08

Literary reviewers, quake in your boots: It’s VIDA Count day once again. Now in its sixth year and celebrating the publication of its fifth count, VIDA delivers an annual jolt to the literary...

Surprise! Men still outnumber women in top literary outlets — and for women of color, the news is even worse

Salon.com – 2015-04-08

The newest VIDA count shows that while gender parity is closer, the literary landscape still has room to improve

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