AP Wants Credit and Compensation for Iconic Obama Image

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Shock image threshold falls under internet pressure

Reuters – 2011-10-22

PARIS (Reuters) - The threshold for publishing gruesome images like those of Muammar Gaddafi's death is falling as the internet and social media make many of the editorial decisions that used to be...

Open Road launches Iconic E-Books

The Bookseller – 2011-10-18

Written By: Charlotte Williams Publication Date: Tue, 18/10/2011 - 15:19 Digital publisher Open Road is launching a new imprint, Iconic E-books, with Erica Jong's Fear of Flying and Alice Walker's...

Will Google News’ new ‘standout’ tag encourage publishers to give one another credit?

Poynter. – 2011-09-27

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Stipple Marketplace enables publishers to monetize any image on their website

Poynter. – 2011-09-21

The Next Web A new image licensing service called Stipple Marketplace enables advertisers to tag parts of images with links to their products, enabling customers to make purchases by clicking on the...

Fallingwater turns 75: Frank Lloyd Wright's iconic home gets a book worthy of its magical achievement.

Slate – 2011-08-25

On its 75th birthday, Frank Lloyd Wright's iconic home gets a book worthy of its magical achievement.[more ...]

iPad photo magazine Once offers unique compensation model

GigaOM – 2011-08-25

Typically, periodical contributors are paid either via per-item fee or through a salary, if at all. New iPad magazine Once thinks that a new format calls for a new compensation model; one that...

Obama's agents move into e-publishing

The Bookseller – 2011-06-29

Written By: Graeme Neill Publication Date: Wed, 29/06/2011 - 09:21 The literary agency representing Barack Obama has become the latest to move into e-book publishing but stresses it is not trying...

"Iconic" travel bookshop put up for sale

The Bookseller – 2011-05-31

Written By: Lisa Campbell Publication Date: Tue, 31/05/2011 - 09:04 An "iconic" London travel bookshop is being put up for sale after 32 years on the high street. The Travel Bookshop, based in...

NY Times CEO's 2010 compensation falls 8 percent

San Francisco Chronicle – 2011-03-19

(03-18) 16:09 PDT New York, NY (AP) -- The publisher of The New York Times trimmed its CEO's pay package by 8 percent last year as it cut costs in response to a prolonged slump in advertising...

Barack Obama Anonymous Novel: What if Tom Friedman or Rahm Emanuel wrote it?

Slate – 2011-01-19

As Simon & Schuster prepares to release O: A Presidential Novel, based on the Obama administration and starring a thinly veiled Barack Obama as the character "O," the publisher is trying to keep the...

HMV dealt new blow by credit insurers

The Independent – 2011-01-19

Credit insurers have added to the woes of HMV, the struggling entertainment and book retailer, by scaling back cover for some of its suppliers. Two music and entertainment companies have said they...

Credit insurers reviewing cover to HMV Group

The Bookseller – 2011-01-19

HMV Group has confirmed that credit insurers...

Obama Wants Universal Internet ID That Is Not Facebook

The New York Observer – 2011-01-10

The Obama Administration is planning to give the Commerce Department control over a new effort to create a universal Internet ID for every American.

Credit Suisse upgrades Barnes & Noble on Borders woes

Reuters – 2011-01-05

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Credit Suisse upgraded Barnes & Noble Inc shares, citing benefits the top U.S. bookstore chain could reap from the woes faced by smaller rival Borders Group Inc , which...

Elpical Releases Claro 7 Auto Image Optimization

Editor And Publisher – 2010-04-01

Image-optimization and workflow solutions supplier Elpical Software, Giesbeek, The Netherlands, is releasing the latest version of its Claro automatic image-enhancement applications, with quality...

Obama Rated as Bad as Bush on Government Secrecy, Sunshine Week Poll Finds

Editor And Publisher – 2010-03-14

Public cynicism that the federal government operates in an atmosphere of secrecy is as strong as ever, despite President Barack Obama's promises to make government information more easily available...

New Yorker editor to publish Obama biography

Guardian Unlimited – 2010-03-01

David Remnick's book, based on hundreds of interviews with the president and close associates, will be published in the US in April, and in the UK in May Pulitzer prize-winning author and New Yorker...

Picador acquires Obama biography

The Book Seller – 2010-02-25

Picador has bought the rights to a biography...

Obama's life on paper

Miami Herald – 2010-02-23

New Yorker editor and best-selling author David Remnick has written a book about President Barack Obama that will publish April 6.

Knopf to Do 200K Printing for Remnick's Obama Bio

Publishers Wekly – 2010-02-22

Knopf has acquired a biography of President Obama by New Yorker editor David...

More Good News for McClatchy: Credit Upgrade Likely

Editor And Publisher – 2010-01-27

Moody's Investors Service, the big credit rating agency, said Wednesday it is reviewing The Miami Herald parent for a possible upgrade of its corporate credit rating. Moody's said the $875 million...

Obama scoops British book prize

BBC News – 2009-04-03

US President Barack Obama fights off competition from Paul O'Grady and Dawn French to take the biography prize at the British Book Awards.

Obama's half sister gets deal for children's book

AP via Yahoo! Finance – 2009-04-02

President Obama's half-sister has a book deal, for a children's picture story. Maya Soetoro-Ng's "Ladder to the Moon," based in part on Obama's mother and other family members, will be published by...

Candlewick Signs Picture Book by Obama’s Sister

Publishers Wekly – 2009-04-02

Candlewick Press has acquired a picture book, Ladder to the Moon, by Maya Soetoro-Ng, sister of President Obama. Soetoro-Ng is a writer and educator with a PhD in international comparative...

Obama Brings Flush Times for Black News Media

New York Times – 2009-03-30

New access and relevance has also stoked the debate about whether the black media should regard the first African-American president with a more critical eye.

'Washington Post' Head Count Blog Details Obama Appointees

Editor And Publisher – 2009-03-18

Yet another blog focused on the Obama Administration has been launched by The Washington Post. This one detailing every aspect of his ongoing appointments.

Trade Unit Staying at HMH; Credit Amended

Publishers Wekly – 2009-03-13

Executives at HMH parent company Education Media & Publishing Group have had a change of heart and will keep the trade division. And in what could be a related development, EMPG said Friday morning...

Obama Nominates Adviser Genachowski to Head FCC

Editor And Publisher – 2009-03-04

President Barack Obama on Tuesday named Julius Genachowski, a friend from Harvard Law School, as his nominee to chair the Federal Communications Commission.

Gannett Investment-Grade Credit Rating Pulled by S&P, Too

Editor And Publisher – 2009-03-02

Standard & Poor's Ratings Services Monday pulled its investment-grade credit rating for Gannett Co., the second ratings agency to assign "junk bond" ratings to the nation's biggest newspaper...

Poynter Institute Announces Scholarship Program Funded by Obama Book

Editor And Publisher – 2009-02-24

The Poynter Institute has announced a new tuition scholarship program that is funded through proceeds from a new book of front pages about Barack Obama's election and inauguration.

Jon Friedman's Media Web: Why Obama's new best friend is Huffington Post

Market Watch – 2009-02-20

How did Huffington Post, a Web site featuring bloggers who lean overtly to the left, become President Barack Obama’s new best friend in the media?

Reed Elsevier Secures $2B in Credit

Folio Mag – 2009-02-17

Reed Elsevier, the London-based parent of Reed Business Information, has organized a $2 billion credit facility made up of 19 participating banks, the company said today. Reed said the “forward...

Kids create e-book for Obama

Detroit News – 2009-02-16

Thousands of kids detailed their hopes and expectations for President Barack Obama in letters and drawings as part of a worldwide project, with 150 chosen for a free e-book being released on...

'HOPE' Artist Who Created Obama Image Sues AP

Editor And Publisher – 2009-02-10

An artist who created a famous image of Barack Obama before he became president sued The Associated Press on Monday, asking a judge to find that his use of an AP photo in creating the poster did not...

'La Opinion' Publisher Monica Lozano Named to Obama Economic Advisory Board

Editor And Publisher – 2009-02-10

When President Barack Obama's Economic Recovery Advisory Board meets for the first time to tackle the national crisis, La Opinion Publisher Monica Lozano will be among the advisors.

Former 'Tampa Trib' Credit Manager, Wife Arrested In $1 Million Embezzlement

Editor And Publisher – 2009-02-06

Charles T. Wilson, who was the Tampa Tribune's credit manager for more than 15 years, was free on bond Friday on charges he and his wife collected more than $1 million in phony payments from the...

Michelle Obama's brother working on a book

USA Today – 2009-02-05

Michelle Obama's brother is working on a book, part tribute to his family and part inspirational guide.

TIME Magazine Preview: Saving Newspapers -- And Abe Lincoln Backs Obama Stimulus Plan?

Editor & Publisher – 2009-02-05

NEW YORK Coming from TIME magazine tomorrow is a major piece by Walter Isaacson on how to save newspapers. Excerpt below. Here is link online:

AP Wants Credit and Compensation for Iconic Obama Image

Editor And Publisher – 2009-02-04

On buttons, posters and Web sites, the image was everywhere during last year's presidential campaign: A pensive Barack Obama looking upward, as if to the future, splashed in a Warholesque red, white...

Obama campaign manager getting 7-figure book deal

International Herald Tribune – 2009-02-04

Obama campaign manager David Plouffe has agreed to a seven-figure deal to write a book about last year's presidential election.

Reed Elsevier in Talks With Lenders for $2 Billion Credit Line

Bloomberg – 2009-02-03

Feb. 3 (Bloomberg) -- Reed Elsevier Plc , the publisher of Gray’s Anatomy and New Scientist, is asking banks for a $2 billion credit line that will start when a $3 billion facility expires next...

Obama Win Showed Rising 'New Media' Influence -- Now What?

Editor And Publisher – 2009-02-03

On the morning of Election day 2008, The New York Times observed on its front page that the campaign for president had "rewritten the rules on how to reach voters, raise money, organize supporters,...

Prominent journalists join Obama team

International Herald Tribune – 2009-02-03

An unusual number of journalists from prominent organizations started new government jobs in January, inflaming debate over whether Democrats receive favorable treatment in the news media.

'Dallas Morning News' Photog Who Snapped Iconic Oswald Image Dies

Editor And Publisher – 2009-01-22

Photographer Bill Winfrey has died in an East Texas hospital at age 75.

AP, Reuters and Agence France-Presse Refuse to Distribute Obama Photo

Editor And Publisher – 2009-01-22

Three news agencies refused to distribute White House-provided photos of President Barack Obama in the Oval Office on Wednesday, arguing that access should have been provided to news photographers.

Al's Book Club Picks Obama Title

Publishers Wekly – 2009-01-21

Change Has Come: An Artist Celebrates Our American Spirit by Kadir Nelson has been selected as the next selection for Al’s Book Club, a regular feature on The Today Show.

Online Image Management System Offers Faster Downloading for Playboy, McGraw-Hill

Folio Mag – 2009-01-21

A professional online image management system founded in 2002 has recently launched a new version of its product, focused on giving publishers large group access to photo collections from anywhere,...

Arabic Media Herald The Obama Era

CBS News – 2009-01-20

CBS News has compiled a rundown of Inauguration Day headlines and story summaries from some of the leading media outlets in the Arabic world and Iran.

Brant Hires Ex-Obama Campaign Organizer as Publisher

Folio Mag – 2009-01-19

Brant Publications, the New York-based publisher of Interview, Art in America and Magazine Antiques, has named new publishers at each magazine.

Obama Shatters Newsstand Ceiling for Time

Folio Mag – 2009-01-13

Barack Obama—whose election helped boost newspaper sales and propped up dozens of magazines at the newsstand—appears to have done the same for Time in 2008.

In Credit Default, AMI Skirts Bankruptcy Filing

Folio Mag – 2009-01-12

As part of its quarterly financial report, American Media Inc. said it is has again extended its loan payment, which was originally due September 25, until January 26. The payment was previously...

Can Obama's Inauguration Bail Out the Media?

Time Magazine – 2009-01-07

For the media, in this economy, Obama's pretty much all we got right now.

NY Times publishing Obama book

Richmond Times-Dispatch – 2008-12-24

The Times is putting together “Obama: The Historic Journey,“ a book featuring photos and essays.

Callaway, NYT Team for Obama Book

Publishers Wekly – 2008-12-22

Callaway Arts & Entertainment has teamed up with the New York Times to produce Obama: The Historic Journey, which will be distributed on President’s Day, Feb. 16 by Penguin’s Riverhead Books...

Time Cover Sure Looks a Lot Like a Campaign Image

New York Times – 2008-12-22

The cover illustration was produced by Shepard Fairey, the street artist who created the prominent “Hope” image of the presidential candidate last winter.

Barack Obama named Time magazine's 'Person of the Year'

BBC News – 2008-12-17

Time magazine gives its annual Person of the Year award to the US President-elect, Barack Obama.

Social Media Outsourcing, Part 1: Choosing an Image Maker

E-Commerce Times – 2008-12-10

The familiar social media paradigm of "Listen ... Learn ... Engage ... Earn" has a correlative imperative: "Publish or Perish," and enterprises probably need to find someone else to do the job for...

Wikipedia child image censored

BBC – 2008-12-08

Wikipedia users express their anger after a page showing a naked girl's image is blocked by some UK internet providers.

U.S. media thrive worldwide, but not U.S. image

International Herald Tribune – 2008-12-01

In the last eight years, American pop culture has boomed around the globe while opinions of America itself have soured.

S&S Acquires New Book by Jonathan Alter About Obama First 100 Days

Publishers Wekly – 2008-11-25

New book will do for Obama what The Defining Moment did for FDR

For Books, Is Obama New Oprah?

New York Times – 2008-11-24

So just which book “about F.D.R.’s first 100 days” was President-elect Barack Obama talking about when he appeared on “60 Minutes”?

Analyzing Obama's Love Of Comic Books

NPR – 2008-11-20

According to press reports, President-elect Barack Obama's favorite superheroes are Spider-Man and Conan the Barbarian. But what do these picks say about Mr. Obama? We talk to Gabriel Fowler, owner...

LIFE Magazine Photo Archives Arrive in Google Image Search

Mashable – 2008-11-18

Google has just added image archives from LIFE Magazine, the storied American photo journal, to its image search. Google Images has launched a special page for the collection, allowing you to browse...

Scottish publisher wins new book by Obama

The Scotsman – 2008-11-15

AN Edinburgh-based company has won the right to publish Barack Obama's latest book, Change We Can Believe In.

An Obama boom in the publishing industry

AP – 2008-11-13

AP - Between the books already out there and the books signed up for the future, it's boom time for President-elect Barack Obama in the publishing world.

Publishers Look to Capitalize on Obama-Crazed, Print-Buying Public

Folio Mag – 2008-11-13

RELATED SLIDESHOW: Covers of the Campaign

Gannett Credit Downgraded Again, This Time By S&P

Editor And Publisher – 2008-11-11

For the second consecutive day, a credit ratings agency on Tuesday downgraded the debt incurred by Gannett Co. Inc. And once more, the agency said it believes the dropping revenue and cash flow at...

‘Why Obama Can’t Win’ Author Defends Analysis

New York Times – 2008-11-10

Many an author has come to incorrect conclusions, but only a few have had the courage to make a prediction in a title that could be directly contradicted.

Obama will take to Internet as Roosevelt took to radio

AFP via Yahoo!Xtra News – 2008-11-09

WASHINGTON (AFP) - Barack Obama's Internet-savvy campaign team will revolutionize White House communications like late president Franklin Roosevelt (FDR) did with the radio, according to NDN think...

Obama-mania in the book world

AP – 2008-11-09

AP - Barack Obama is the hottest name in publishing.

English Publisher Was Blowing Smoke In Talking Up New Obama Book

The New York Observer – 2008-11-06

An article posted yesterday on UK publishing Web site The Bookseller seemed to suggest that Canongate, Barack Obama's publisher across the pond, was getting ready to put out a new book by the...

Obama's Scottish publisher waits for windfall

Deccan Herald – 2008-11-06

Canongate originally printed 300,000 copies of The Audacity of Hope and Dreams From My Father in Britain, and has now ordered another 120,000 copies after Obamas win.

Esquire supports Barack Obama, its first endorsement in magazine's 75-year history

Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune – 2008-10-08

WASHINGTON - Esquire is backing Democrat Barack Obama for president — its first endorsement in the magazine's 75-year history.

Anti-Obama author is arrested in Kenya

International Herald Tribune – 2008-10-07

The American author of a best-selling book highly critical of Senator Barack Obama was detained Tuesday by Kenyan immigration agents as he prepared to give a news conference in Nairobi.

Authors of IDW Publishing's Comic Book Bios of Obama and McCain in New York and Los Angeles for Book Signings This Week

Marketwire via Yahoo! Finance – 2008-10-06

WHAT: Authors of "Presidential Material," the eagerly anticipated biographies of Barak Obama/John McCain in comic book form, to sign copies at bookstores in New York City on Wednesday, October 8th,...

Chicago Publisher's Grandson Arrested Outside Obama Home

Editor And Publisher – 2008-09-25

Authorities say a man arrested near Barack Obama's Chicago home told police officers he wanted to speak with the presidential hopeful about getting a job.

Analyst: Credit Crunch Will Hit Newspapers Hard

Editor And Publisher – 2008-09-19

The credit crunch, which gives struggling newspaper companies more difficulties obtaining any cash they might need, will hit high-debt companies such as Tribune Co. particularly hard, an analyst...

AP, Which Threw Cold Water on Obama Address, Calls Palin Speech 'Star-Turning'

Editor And Publisher – 2008-09-04

Double standard?

Early Sales of a Book on Obama Anger Stores

New York Times – 2008-08-20

Barnes & Noble has substantially reduced its 10,000-copy order of “Obama’s Challenge,” after the book’s publisher announced it would initially be sold exclusively on Amazon.com.

B&N Cancels Order for Chelsea Green’s Obama Book

Publishers Wekly – 2008-08-18

Barnes & Noble has cancelled its 10,000-copy order of Obama’s Challenge, a book by Robert Kuttner that Chelsea Green is making available early exclusively through Amazon.com.

Obama camp rebuts book's claims, calls it lie-filled

USA Today – 2008-08-15

Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama hit back Thursday with a 40-page rebuttal to the best-selling book "The Obama Nation," arguing the author is a fringe bigot peddling rehashed lies.

Chelsea Green Makes Obama Book Available Early Exclusively on Amazon

Publishers Wekly – 2008-08-15

Obama’s Challenge: America’s Economic Crisis and the Power of a Transformative Presidency by Robert Kuttner, will go from final manuscript to bound books within four weeks. Chelsea Green will...

Lifestyle magazines thrive as lads' mags are hit by credit crunch

Times Online – 2008-08-15

Vogue, GQ, Country Living and a host of high-quality magazines experienced a surprise increase in the latest half-yearly circulation figures, showing the strength of upmarket titles in the face of...

Emma Brockes talks to Barbara Ehrenreich about her new book, Barack Obama and the great wealth divide

Guardian Unlimited – 2008-07-21

Emma Brockes talks to Barbara Ehrenreich about her new book, Barack Obama and the great wealth divide

Magazine's 'satirical' Obama cover stirs outrage

The Kansas City Star – 2008-07-15

A satirical New Yorker magazine cover cartoon depicting Barack Obama and his wife as flag-burning, fist-bumping radicals drew outrage from the Democratic presidential candidate's campaign as it...

New Yorker magazine branded 'tasteless and offensive' for depicting Obama in a turban and his wife as AK47-toting ...

Daily Mail – 2008-07-14

Barack Obama branded a satirical New Yorker magazine cover showing the Democratic presidential candidate dressed as a Muslim and his wife as a terrorist is 'tasteless and offensive'.

Obama fury over 'terrorist' cover

CNN – 2008-07-14

Sen. Barack Obama's campaign has sharply criticized The New Yorker magazine over the publication's latest cover illustration, which appears to portray the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee...

Critics Slam New Yorker Over Obama Cover

Folio Mag – 2008-07-14

The New Yorker is facing a firestorm of criticism over a caricature of presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Barack Obama and his wife.

Using Star Power to Repair Nigeria’s Image

New York Times – 2008-07-10

Nduka Obaigbena, a Nigerian media mogul — part Bono, part P. Diddy — has been challenging his country’s often brutal kleptocracy for decades.

Grand Central Publishing Signs Book Deal With Mitch Joel, President of Twist Image

Fox News – 2007-07-08

Business Plus takes on the 'Rock Star of Digital Marketing' for Fall 2009 book release

Wards didn't tell consumers about credit card hack (AP)

Yahoo News – 2008-06-27

AP - An old name in retail was hit by a modern scourge ? a hack of its customers' credit card numbers ? but didn't inform the consumers, revealing how data breaches might be heavily undercounted even...

Amistad to Publish Photo Book of Obama’s Campaign

Publishers Wekly – 2008-06-26

HarperCollins’s Amistad imprint announced today it will publish Obama: The Historic Campaign in Photos on October 28 with a 250,000-copy first printing.

“A Single Roll of the Dice: Obama’s Diplomacy with Iran,” by Trita Parsi

The Washington Post – 2012-02-11

There’s something Shakespearean about America’s showdown with Iran: high drama, fated tragedy, larger-than-life characters. There is the torrid, decades-long affair with the shah; the...

Luminate Raises $10.7M in New Funding, Adds Image App Store

AllThingsD – 2012-02-23

Luminate, the Silicon Valley start-up aimed at making digital images interactive, said it had raised $10.7 million in a Series C round of funding, led by Nokia Growth Partners and also including...

Nikki Finke Takes Credit for Variety Sale

The Atlantic Wire – 2012-03-24

The venerable entertainment trade publication Variety is up for sale, and according to Nikki Finke it's throwing in the towel because it can't compete with her Deadline Hollywood....

Anonymous hack reveals truth about Obama's birthplace

Betanews – 2012-04-01

Today, hacktavist group Anonymous put to rest one of the most important debates about Barack Obama. Is he really a US citizen? Only native-born Americans are legally permitted to be president, and...

Daniel Boorstin got it right in 'The Image'

Los Angeles Times – 2012-04-15

The historian wrote 50 years ago that U.S. culture was moving away from substance toward sensationalism in an era of mass media. And so postmodernism was born.Long before there were "real" housewives...

Washington Post, WSJ opted against Pulitzer-winning image

Poynter. – 2012-04-18

Massoud Hossaini’s photos of the carnage following a suicide bombing at a mosque in Kabul were so powerful that The New York Times, The Washington Post and The Wall Street Journal all published...

Obama’s sister writes memoir on family’s past

Hindustan Times – 2012-05-01

Barack Obama’s sister Auma, who was raised in Africa, has written a new memoir, And Then Life Happens, tracing their family’s ties back in Kenya.

Ebury buys Michelle Obama cookbook

The Bookseller – 2012-05-02

Ebury Press has acquired a book written by the First Lady of the United States, Michelle Obama,...

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