Guardian – 2011-12-18
Far from killing off the book, the digital age is proving a boon to innovative publishers and authors, many of whom are using new technology to breathe life back into old ideas. Here, we survey four of the most interesting venturesUnbound: the revival of subscription publishingJustin Pollard, one of the founders of Unbound, first got the idea for a radical new model for book publishing while sitting in the pub with his friend and fellow author Dan Kieran. "In the way that writers do, we were...
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The Bookseller – 2012-02-10
Canongate editorial director Francis Bickmore has acquired a new novel by James Meek, author of...
Media Bistro – 2011-02-14
As Amazon fights sales tax battles around the country, one book publisher has taken distribution into its own hands. In this encore edition of the Morning Media Menu (MP3 link), we interviewed Colin...
Publishers Newswire – 2010-01-28
COLUMN: Well, its finally here. I can stop holding my breath, crossing my toes, and praying to the mighty Mr. Jobs that weve finally have something like an iPod, only, er, bigger. Its here,...
Fast Company – 2012-02-21
Getty Images is getting with the 21st century today.With its new Connect system, Getty is making it easier for web publishers and certain platforms like blogging tools to embed Getty's image products...
The Bookseller – 2012-08-20
Macmillan Publishers and 21st Century Publishing House Co. have launched the Macmillan Century...
Publishing Perspectives – 2012-12-04
British bookshop Foyles and The Bookseller have partnered to help crowdsource ideas for making Foyles's new flagship store fit for the 21st Century.
The Christian Science Monitor – 2013-02-07
'Er Ist Wieder Da,' or 'He's Back,' a novel by Timur Vermes that features Hitler as a contemporary protagonist, has galvanized Germans on the 80th anniversary of der Führer's rise to power.
Publishing Perspectives – 2013-05-09
British comics and genre magazine Tripwire is celebrating its 21st anniversary with a limited edition book and series of special events in the UK.
Los Angeles Times – 2013-08-07
Unshackled from its publishing properties, Rupert Murdoch's pared-down entertainment company, 21st Century Fox, generated higher fiscal fourth-quarter profit and revenue.
Boston.com – 2013-08-07
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Entertainment media company 21st Century Fox shrank its fiscal fourth-quarter loss after the owner of Fox News Channel and FX shed the publishing division that caused a big...
Guardian – 2013-08-07
News Corp's newly spun-off cable, movie and pay-TV division boosted by growth at Fox News and regional sports networksRupert Murdoch's newly separated 21st Century Fox has reported higher revenue and...
Media Week – 2013-08-19
21st Century Fox has bought a 5 per cent stake in Vice Media, the digital media company that evolved from Vice magazine, in a deal which values it at $1.4 billion (£895 million).
The Huffington Post – 2013-09-19
Cities like New York and Paris have long captured the art world's attention, wooing artists, collectors, critics and curators who have hurried to call the hubs home. Other storied art havens include...
The Christian Science Monitor – 2013-10-08
Writers including Alexander McCall Smith and Curtis Sittenfeld will bring some of Austen's most famous stories into contemporary times.
Salon.com – 2013-10-14
Donna Tartt's masterful, enveloping feat of storytelling about an orphan who steals a celebrated artwork
The Huffington Post – 2013-10-16
Charlotte Brontë's "Jane Eyre" was published on this day in 1847. While I'm a very big fan of most Victorian literature, "Jane Eyre" made an impression on me that other novels formerly hadn't....
Guardian – 2013-11-06
Film and TV company that split from News Corp in June says launch of Fox Sports 1 and FXX in US dented bottom lineEntertainment giant 21st Century Fox has said that investments in new channels,...
SacBee – 2013-12-10
Just like the rockers who’ve regrouped to capture their glory days, the recent resurrection of Heckler magazine sounds something like this: Dudes, we’re getting the mag back...
Publishing Perspectives – 2014-01-22
Ed Nawotka visits BiblioTech, the new all-ebook library in San Antonio, Texas, which is opening new opportunities for the low-literacy community.
Publishing Perspectives – 2014-02-17
Bestseller Warren Adler discusses the challenges of converting his 1977 thriller "Trans-Siberian Express" into digital and enhancing it Apple's iBooks.
The Guardian – 2014-02-19
Considered too inflammatory to publish in the wake of 1980s UK riots, these tales of anarchic runaways are to be re-released as ebooksMichael de Larrabeiti's classic stories of anarchic, pointy-eared...
Salon.com – 2014-04-27
"Capital in the 21st Century" is an unexpected bestseller that could actually change the world
The Guardian – 2014-05-28
Gone Girl author joins the likes of Margaret Atwood and Anne Tyler in series that rethinks Shakespeare's stories 'for contemporary readers'Gillian Flynn, whose thriller Gone Girl explored a dark and...
Los Angeles Times – 2014-06-06
Could archenemies Fox News and CNN one day be brothers?
The Huffington Post – 2014-11-07
This week airing on most of our PBS stations is an episode featuring Pete Parsons, the Chief Operating Officer for the video game maker Bungie. Our conversation is about their latest game, Destiny,...
Publishers Weekly – 2014-12-12
The lack of diversity in the book publishing industry is not new or surprising to veterans of the business.
Publishing Perspectives – 2015-03-12
When it comes to catering to Millennials, Total BooX believes that eliminating the the friction in the traditional ebook purchasing process is key. The post Total BooX: Ebooks for the Way the...
Publishing Perspectives – 2015-03-31
Singapore-based Page One's new bookstore concept in Hong Kong started by looking at what readers loved in books and building from there, says CEO Mark Tan. The post Page One’s 21st-Century...
The Huffington Post – 2015-05-06
Can you imagine walking into your public library looking for a specific book only to discover that nothing is organized and there is no Dewey Decimal system to help you locate it? Or firing up your...