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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

Zoe Saldana Questions Why White Actors Have Played Characters Of Color For Decades

The Huffington Post – 2015-05-26

Marvel’s newest Human Torch, Michael B. Jordan, rekindled a long-standing debate in Hollywood over race and casting in a candid essay for Entertainment Weekly published Friday. In response, actress...

The Quality Of Health Care You Receive Likely Depends On Your Skin Color

The Huffington Post – 2015-06-30

Unequal health care continues to be a serious problem for black Americans. More than a decade after the Institute of Medicine issued a landmark report showing that minority patients were less likely...

20 Tiny Objects Color-Matched With Pantone Chips

Fast Company – 2015-07-09

Graphic designer Inka Mathew documents the prismatic—and petite—world around her.Two years ago, Inka Mathew was captivated by a vivid blue bloom in her front yard. The hue was so mesmerizing, she...

Poets of Color on Rattling the Chains of the Establishment

Publishing Perspectives – 2015-10-28

Gregory Pardlo and a trio of other acclaimed poets discuss their precarious working relationship with the publishing establishment. The post Poets of Color on Rattling the Chains of the Establishment...

Mike Davies dies at 79; tennis innovator brought new color and exposure to game

Los Angeles Times – 2015-11-08

It's not the yellow of the morning sun or of anything it shines upon. But in the early 1970s, the garish "optic yellow" of the modern tennis ball was the color of change, and Mike Davies, who helped...

Aisle View: The Color Purple in Radiant Bloom

The Huffington Post – 2015-12-11

Cynthia Erivo in The Color Purple. Photo: Matthew Murphy In one of the more notable turnarounds in recent Broadway history, The Color Purple--which many viewers found self-deflated and uninvolving...

The Most Important Writing From People Of Color In 2015

The Huffington Post – 2015-12-17

  In the social media-obsessed age of journalism, before we have time to meditate on one story, we're already on to the next. For the first year, in celebration of slowing down and...

20 Young Writers Of Color Share Their Favorite Poems

The Huffington Post – 2016-02-08

In December, The New York Times invited noted writers, actors and public figures to share their favorite poems, reaching out to people like Ta-Nehisi Coates, Elena Ferrante Tavi Gevinson, Lena Dunham...

Now You Can Color Rafael Araujo’s Wildly Complex Drawings Yourself

Wired – 2016-04-05

Rafael Araujo's complex mathematical drawings are now in coloring book form The post Now You Can Color Rafael Araujo's Wildly Complex Drawings Yourself appeared first on WIRED.

How Olivia Pope added color to her 'Scandal' wardrobe

Los Angeles Times – 2016-05-12

On a late April morning, Emmy-winning costume designer Lyn Paolo stepped away from the on-set action of producer and writer Shonda Rhimes' hit ABC show "Scandal," filming at Sunset Gower Studios, to...

BEA 2016: Color Your World

Publishers Weekly – 2016-05-14

Got adult coloring books? The millions of copies of adult coloring books that have been sold in the past four years proves that the joy, excitement, and memories of this uncomplicated childhood...

Color It Confusing: Can the UK’s VAT People Classify Coloring Books as Not Books?

Publishing Perspectives – 2016-05-25

If Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs office can somehow categorize coloring books as not books—and "incomplete" because they're not colored in—what might publishers have to pay in VAT? The post...

Actors of color made Tony Awards history tonight

Los Angeles Times – 2016-06-13

'Hamilton' wins 11 Tony Awards on a night that balances sympathy with perseverance June 12, 2016, 11:56 p.m. Broadway's biggest night ended in dramatic fashion when stage legend Barbra Streisand...

Marvel's new Iron Man will be a 15-year-old Iron Woman of color

Los Angeles Times – 2016-07-07

Step aside, Tony Stark. A new Iron Man is in town, and she goes by the name of Riri Williams.  In Marvel Comics' relaunch of "Invincible Iron Man," a 15-year-old black woman will take over Stark's...

Apple debuts exclusive-to-Rio watch bands featuring national flag color combinations

Los Angeles Times – 2016-07-22

Rio’s Apple Watch fans will have another reason to celebrate during the Olympics: Apple has created a collection of woven nylon bands representing 14 different countries, and they’ll only be...

'Behold the Dreamers' raises issues of class, immigration, and color

The Christian Science Monitor – 2016-08-25

'Behold the Dreamers' raises issues of class, immigration, and color

What's missing when you hike the California backcountry? People of color

Los Angeles Times – 2016-08-28

Last month, two friends and I backpacked for a week in the Sierra Nevada. We hiked through meadows dotted with wildflowers, slept beneath snow-draped peaks and met plenty of other hikers: the dad...

California lawmakers hope to expand fair-pay protections for women and people of color

Los Angeles Times – 2016-09-20

Essential Politics: Congressional Republicans mostly staying out of Harris-Sanchez U.S. Senate race, podcast examines Brown's legacy through bill signings Sept. 19, 2016, 12:09 p.m. This is Essential...

'A Revolution in Color' fills in the cracks in the life of John Singleton Copley

The Christian Science Monitor – 2016-10-06

'A Revolution in Color' fills in the cracks in the life of John Singleton Copley

With World of Color and Festival of Holidays, Disneyland looks beyond its walls and goes global

Los Angeles Times – 2016-12-17

The Disneyland Resort has a rather global feel this holiday season. The newest festive offerings at its California Adventure theme park look beyond the magic-encased bubble that is Southern...

A vast landscape unfolds in bands of color: Emily Davis Adams at CB1 Gallery

Los Angeles Times – 2017-01-28

Light is both a particle and a wave in 24 small, abstract paintings by Brooklyn artist Emily Davis Adams. Wholly non-figurative images turn out to be representational, yet classical distinctions...

10 New Books By Women Writers Of Color To Add To Your Must-Read List

The Huffington Post – 2017-03-06

Glory Edim just wanted to talk about books with her friends. At least, that’s how her book club, Well-Read Black Girl, got started. She began posting about new books she looked forward to...

Holi Set To Coat India In Color

Yahoo! News – 2017-03-11

Holi, the Festival of Colors, creates a stunning spectacle to celebrate the arrival of spring each year.

Indie Focus: Fresh starts with 'T2 Trainspotting,' 'Song to Song' and 'Contemporary Color'

Los Angeles Times – 2017-03-19

Hello! I’m Mark Olsen, and welcome to another edition of your regular field guide to a world of Only Good Movies. Though many reports on the South by Southwest Film Festival tend to focus on food...

Landscape photographer lets imagination color his world

Los Angeles Times – 2017-03-25

Brendan Pattengale started out wanting to be a commercial fashion photographer, but the draw of nature was too powerful to resist. Every summer he'd join his parents, avid backpackers, in the Eastern...

A voting law meant to increase minority representation has generated many more lawsuits than seats for people of color

Los Angeles Times – 2017-04-10

Two years ago, the city of Palmdale settled a lawsuit alleging that its system of electing all four council members by citywide votes was rigged against Latinos and other minorities. In addition to a...

World Wide Whitelist: Will Brand Safety Strip the Web of Its Color?

Advertising Age – 2017-04-17

Now that marketers have been reminded of the internet's dark side, whitelists are top of mind.Last year, many digital ad players felt like they'd gotten a handle on fraud and celebrated passing TV in...

Smooth waves bursting with color give inside view of surfer’s paradise

Yahoo! News – 2017-05-25

Ever wondered what Hawaii’s famous waves look like from the inside? Photographer and non- commissioned officer in the United States Army, Marco Mitre shares the beauty of the shore on the island of...

Karl Lagerfeld to launch color cosmetics with ModelCo

Los Angeles Times – 2017-05-30

Karl Lagerfeld is expanding into beauty.The fashion house will launch a limited-edition color cosmetics collection with Australian beauty company ModelCo in early 2018, WWD has learned. This follows...

Datebook: Marisa Merz at the Hammer, artists at Mt. Wilson, the color of art, a sanctuary installation

Los Angeles Times – 2017-06-01

Art openings around Los Angeles and beyond.

'South Park' Game Gets Harder Based On Your Character's Skin Color

Yahoo! News – 2017-09-08

For a fantastical video game, “South Park: The Fractured But Whole” gets real pretty fast.

Seattle Seahawks Absent At National Anthem To Protest 'Injustice' Against People Of Color

Yahoo! News – 2017-09-25

As a protest of the “injustice that has plagued people of color in this country,” the Seattle Seahawks chose not to come on the field for the singing of the national anthem at their Sunday NFL...

‘Color of Water’ author, James McBride, reflects on race, politics and his new book

The Washington Post – 2017-09-27

‘I do want to illuminate the lives of African Americans. . . . The men aren’t all thugs, and the women aren’t all fat.”

Much Like 'The Dress,' People Can't Decide What Color These Shoes Are

Yahoo! News – 2017-10-13

Two years after “the dress” divided people over its color, the internet is back with another puzzling wardrobe question.

Starbucks Wants You To Color In This Year's Holiday Cup

Yahoo! News – 2017-11-01

The coffee company announced that it’s bringing back its holiday beverages and cups starting Wednesday morning.

Writer Calls On Women Of Color 'To Divest From Lena Dunham' After Controversy

Yahoo! News – 2017-11-20

Lena Dunham, the creator and star of HBO’s “Girls,” generated widespread controversy last week after issuing and then walking back a statement defending Murray Miller, a writer and producer on...

Pantone's Color of the Year for 2018 is a Princely purple

Los Angeles Times – 2017-12-08

The choice is not too surprising, given that Pantone and the late pop star's estate designated "Love Symbol #2" as his official color in August.

'Modern Color' shows how Fred Herzog captured an era in living color

The Christian Science Monitor – 2017-12-14

'Modern Color' shows how Fred Herzog captured an era in living color

For Communities Of Color, Startup Funding Efforts Can Hold Promise And Pitfalls

Fast Company – 2017-12-29

Steve Case’s Rise of the Rest seed fund seeks to spur startup growth in “flyover country,” but race can present a starker dividing line than geography. Twenty years before J.D....

Jennifer Lopez Reacts To 'Finesse' Remix With 'In Living Color' Clip Drippin' In Nostalgia

Yahoo! News – 2018-01-05

Jennifer Lopez will always be a Fly Girl at heart.

Eric Trump: 'My father sees one color — green'

Yahoo! News – 2018-01-17

Eric Trump on Wednesday dismissed the backlash over President Trump’s caustic comments on immigration that have led some members of the media to label his father a racist.

Tom Ford, Jeremy Scott serve up a cacophony of color and a menagerie of prints at N.Y. Fashion Week

Los Angeles Times – 2018-02-10

Two Los Angeles-based designers closed out the first official day of New York Fashion Week here with over-the-top colorful collections that included “pussy power” purses and shoes as well as...

Villaraigosa and his campaigns have benefited from groups that critics say prey upon the poor, people of color

Los Angeles Times – 2018-03-19

Antonio Villaraigosa has staked his candidacy for governor on his roots, telling voters he “grew up in a home rich in love, but limited in opportunity” while positioning himself as a voice for...

Model Turns To Twitter To Be First Trans Woman Of Color To Walk For Victoria's Secret

Yahoo! News – 2018-04-11

Trans model Leyna Bloom posted on Twitter over the weekend to pursue her

Romantic drama 'Color Me You' unconvincingly follows its bliss

Los Angeles Times – 2018-04-13

Criticizing a film about an artist following her passion feels like you’re the villain in a similar movie. Unfortunately, “Color Me You” earns that treatment. It aims to inspire with its...

This Is the Best Color for the Original Viper

Yahoo! News – 2018-05-09

Emerald Green over tan leather is normally suited for British grand touring cars. But it works great on America's coolest '90s supercar.

After decades of dwarfs and elves, writers of color redefine fantasy

The Christian Science Monitor – 2018-05-22

Literature informs people's understanding of the world. That holds true even when the setting is a world unlike our own. Taking inspiration from places other than Europe, a diverse group of writers...

'The Color Purple' national tour turns down the wattage — and burns a little less brightly

Los Angeles Times – 2018-05-31

John Doyle, the British director who brought fresh life to well-trod Sondheim musicals by having the casts of “Sweeney Todd” and “Company” double as the band, is a master of transformation....

Los mexicanos le pusieron sabor y color previo al México vs Alemania en el estadio Luzhniki de Moscú.

Los Angeles Times – 2018-06-17

Disney Pixar's "Incredibles 2" smashed records this weekend for highest opening of an animated film and highest opening of a PG-rated film with $180 million in domestic and Canadian...

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