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The Bookseller – 2012-02-07
Transworld titles earn pride of place in both the Mass-market and Original Fiction charts this...
Media Bistro – 2012-02-02
For her first full-length interview in five years, the publisher behind The Notebook names what's most important to authors. So What Do You Do Jamie Raab, Publisher of Grand Central Publishing? New...
The Bookseller – 2012-01-25
Andrew Miller has won the £30,000 2011 Costa Book of the Year for his sixth novel Pure...
CBC – 2012-01-23
Computer tablets and e-book readers are surging in popularity with nearly a third of Americans owning at least one of the digital devices, according to a new study.
Editor & Publisher – 2012-01-11
The New Haven Register will lay off 105 workers who print the newspaper and handle advertising inserts, as well as some distribution employees, as it outsources its printing to The Hartford Courant....
CBC – 2012-01-11
Random House of Canada has become the sole owner of McClelland & Stewart.
Editors Weblog – 2011-12-20
What's in your journalism kit? A notepad? A laptop? A smartphone? A video camera? How about a remote control aeroplane...?Crazy as it might sound, The Washington Post published an article at the...
The Bookseller – 2011-12-07
David Guterson's reimagining of the Oedipus myth, Ed King, has won the Literary Review Bad...
The Bookseller – 2011-12-02
Little, Brown non-fiction publishing director Tim Whiting has sealed two "strong" deals...
Media Week – 2011-12-01
Time Inc, the parent of IPC Media and the US publishing giant behind titles including People and Time, has appointed Digitas global chief executive Laura Lang as its new chief executive.
AllThingsD – 2011-11-21
Mark Cuban has 335,000 friends on Facebook and 760,000 followers on Twitter. Monday, the Internet billionaire and owner of the Dallas Mavericks basketball team will test just how friendly those fans...
The Bookseller – 2011-11-17
Written By: Charlotte Williams Publication Date: Thu, 17/11/2011 - 06:50 Ebury Press has acquired a title by the founder of London's "first and only" sewing cafe, Sew Over It, with the book taking...
Guardian – 2011-11-15
Denis O'Brien, the Irish media tycoon, has hit back at his critics with a lengthy article in the Irish Times.Last week I reported on claims that he has influenced journalistic decisions at his radio...
Poynter. – 2011-10-18
@ACarvin Just after he logged his 100,000th tweet, NPRs Andy Carvin told people on Twitter that hes taking the week off so he can work on a book about covering the Arab Spring via social media....
The Bookseller – 2011-09-20
Written By: Benedicte Page and Philip Jones Publication Date: Tue, 20/09/2011 - 10:14 The Travel Bookshop premises in Notting Hill will reopen as a bookshop this week after The Book Warehouse...
The Bookseller – 2011-08-04
Written By: Charlotte Williams Publication Date: Thu, 04/08/2011 - 09:20 The Society of Authors, the Writers' Guild of Great Britain and actors' union Equity have jointly sent letters to both BBC...
The Bookseller – 2011-07-08
Written By: Charlotte Williams Publication Date: Fri, 08/07/2011 - 11:09 Headline has signed two books from former England spin bowler Phil Tufnell, with the titles to be compendiums of his...
The Bookseller – 2011-06-23
Written By: Caroline Horn Publication Date: Thu, 23/06/2011 - 11:15 Grahame Baker-Smith has won this year's CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal for his novel FArTHER (Templar). In his acceptance speech...
Salon.com – 2011-06-15
The enhanced e-book -- a digital text that comes garnished with multimedia material -- is one of those ideas that sound terrific in theory but are rarely satisfying in execution. Economics is largely...
The Bookseller – 2011-06-08
Written By: Katie Allen and Philip Stone Publication Date: Wed, 08/06/2011 - 19:15 Debut author Téa Obreht has won the Orange Prize for Fiction for The Tigers Wife (Weidenfeld & Nicolson),...
The Bookseller – 2011-05-03
Written By: Lisa Campbell Publication Date: Tue, 03/05/2011 - 08:30 High street retailer Argos intends to increase its online book range from 500 to 5,000 titles over the next month. The chain...
AdWeek – 2011-05-03
A newspaper publishers copyright attack dog got a swat on the nose last week. Righthaven LLC has filed over 250 infringement lawsuits in Nevada, Colorado, and California on behalf of Las Vegas...
San Francisco Chronicle – 2011-04-22
(04-22) 06:14 PDT New York, NY (AP) -- Amazon.com struggled Friday morning to restore computers used by other major websites such as Reddit as an outage stretched beyond 24 hours. Though better known...
The Bookseller – 2011-04-21
Written By: Benedicte Page Publication Date: Thu, 21/04/2011 - 08:20 The new children's laureate, to be announced in June, will be branded the Waterstone's children's laureate for the first time....
The Bookseller – 2011-03-30
Written By: Katie Allen Publication Date: Wed, 30/03/2011 - 15:13 APA Publications will take over management control of sister company GeoCenter International from Friday [1st April]. The company,...
The Bookseller – 2011-03-21
Written By: Graeme Neill Publication Date: Mon, 21/03/2011 - 08:57 Foyles has bought Grant & Cutler with the foreign language bookshop moving to the independent's flagship store on Charing Cross...
The Bookseller – 2011-03-01
Written By: Philip Stone Publication Date: Tue, 01/03/2011 - 16:09 Kate Atkinson has knocked Jamie Oliver off the top of the charts, thanks largely to a spot in W H Smith's "£2.99 if you buy the...
The Bookseller – 2011-02-25
Written By: Laura Richards Publication Date: Fri, 25/02/2011 - 11:39 A sketch from "Harry Hill's TV Burp" is to be the subject of a knitting book acquired by Anova. Katie Cowan, publisher for...
Betanews – 2011-02-17
By Joe Wilcox, Betanews Well, that didn't take long. One day after Apple dropped its subscription plan bomb on suspicious publishers, Google officially countered with One Pass. Google strips out the...
The Bookseller – 2011-02-16
Written By: Philip Jones Publication Date: Wed, 16/02/2011 - 07:06 Author Margaret Atwood used her Tools of Change keynote speech to warn the industry not to eliminate authors, and make sure they...
Guardian – 2011-02-16
Google's service unveiled a day after Apple's rival internet subscription offering for newspaper and magazine publishersGoogle on Wednesday confirmed the launch of its online charging service for...
Guardian – 2011-02-08
AOL's new chief executive Tim Armstrong wants to bet the future of his digital business on journalismHow we want to run down AOL, and how unwise it is to do so. Somewhere in the folk memory of AOL...
The Bookseller – 2011-02-02
Written By: Benedicte Page Picador senior editor Sam Humphreys is to join Profile as publisher for imprint Serpent's Tail, leaving Pan Macmillan after nine years. Former publisher Pete Ayrton now...
The New York Observer – 2011-01-31
New York investigative reporter Wayne Barrett, whose laying off at The Village Voice led his colleague Tom Robbins to quit, has found a new home at Tina Brown's Newsweek, reports The New York Times'...
Folio Magazine – 2011-01-06
The outsourced circulation services market has seen a spike in consolidation activity recently as National Publisher Services announced it has acquired Circulation Specialists Inc.
Folio Magazine – 2010-12-09
Jason Binn, founder and CEO of regional luxury lifestyle publisher Niche Media, transitions to the role of chairman of Niche Media Holdings while current COO Katherine Nicholls will take over as...
Reuters – 2010-07-15
Reuters - The battle between Willy the Wizard and Harry Potter has moved to U.S. shores.
New York Times – 2010-07-14
Peter W. Kaplan, the former Observer editor, will become the editorial director of Fairchild, publisher of Women's Wear Daily.
Reuters – 2010-06-18
Reuters - Borders Group Inc Chief Financial Officer Mark Bierley is taking on the additional role of chief operating officer, the latest change to the U.S. bookseller's upper management ranks.
Publishers Wekly – 2010-04-06
Even as questions swirled endlessly about the future of theComic-Con International: San Diego,...
Publishers Wekly – 2010-03-23
Yale will hold a week-long summer publishing course this July, filling the void left by the...
Publishers Wekly – 2010-03-01
The history of notorious presidential assassin John Wilkes Booth is examined in Booth, written...
New York Times – 2010-01-01
Hu Shuli is attempting a comeback after her resignation from the groundbreaking magazine Caijing in November.
Publishers Wekly – 2009-12-23
Aletheia Research & Management has accumulated a 10.8% stake in the retailer, paying $137 million for 6.2 million shares.
International Herald Tribune – 2009-03-26
The founders of GlobalPost.com have created a hybrid business model of free content and paid subscriptions, combined with ads, to try to cover the globe.
Editor And Publisher – 2009-03-25
Still, pretty low comp.
Editor And Publisher – 2009-03-18
A former online editor for the Hollywood Reporter has been named editor of the Glendale (Ca.) News-Press and Burbank Leader, with plans to take over next month, the News-Press reported.
Washington Post – 2009-03-13
AOL is getting new leadership again, just two years after the outgoing executives were chosen to turn around the struggling dial-up and content company.
Editor And Publisher – 2009-03-11
The Fort Collins Coloradoan says its newspaper will be printed and delivered by the Denver Newspaper Agency starting May 12, resulting in 48 layoffs at the Coloradoan.
Editor And Publisher – 2009-03-03
Sun-Times Media Group (STMG) Tuesday announced a series of management changes, and the departure of two longtime executives.
Editor And Publisher – 2009-02-26
Handicapping the Pulitzer Prizes is always a crapshoot, although we have done fairly well on past predictions. But this year (thankfully) had no dominating war or natural catastrophe -- unless you...
Editor And Publisher – 2009-02-19
Singlewide web press manufacturer Tensor Group Inc., Woodridge, Ill., announced today that Chairman Martin Hozjan is assuming the responsibilities of President Don Gustafson, who left the company...
Editor And Publisher – 2009-02-10
The publisher of the Point Reyes, (Calif.) Light -- one of the few weeklies to win the Pulitzer Prize's coveted Public Service Award -- is stepping down, according to the San Francisco Business...
Media Life Magazine – 2009-02-06
In shakeup, New Yorker publisher moves to web sales The ad economy has been brutal to magazines, and especially to the New Yorker, and yesterday Condé Nast shifted bodies about in the hopes of...
Editor And Publisher – 2009-02-05
Sun-Times Media Group President and CEO Cyrus Freidheim -- the turnaround expert who battled not only the headwinds of a faltering newspaper industry but the damage wrought by internal corruption --...
International Herald Tribune – 2009-01-19
That it is probably the worst time in history to start a daily newspaper is not, at least for the moment, on the minds of the people behind the Jakarta Globe.
New York Times – 2009-01-14
Yahoo said that it had named Carol Bartz, the chairman and former chief executive of the software maker Autodesk, as its new leader, succeeding its co-founder Jerry Yang.
Media Week – 2009-01-13
Simon Daglish, former national sales and trade marketing director at GCap Media, has been hired by News Corp's Fox Interactive Media (FIM) UK as vice-president, commercial.
Editor And Publisher – 2009-01-07
The trimming of business news in print newspapers continued apace Wednesday, with The Desert News in Palm Springs, Calif., and the Mail Tribune in Medford, Ore., both announcing changes in format...
New York Times – 2008-12-12
Tumblr , a service that lets users publish short, simple blog posts, has raised $4.5 million in a second round of funding.
North Lake Tahoe Bonanza – 2008-12-05
SOUTH LAKE TAHOE - Mary Jurkonis has been named Tahoe Daily Tribune publisher, adding to her current duties as publisher of the North Lake Tahoe Bonanza.
Editor And Publisher – 2008-11-24
"I am going to have to rebuild all of it," Incoming Editorial Page Editor John Farmer said about the editorial board. "I donÂ¿t look forward to that. I am losing some really good people."
International Herald Tribune – 2008-11-21
When Europeana, with two million digitized books, manuscripts and other artifacts, opens to Internet users Thursday, users will find the material dominated by the French.
The Christian Science Monitor – 2008-11-13
Last week somthing unusual happened. A children's book (a children's book that could be categorized as science fiction, no less), "Zahrah the Windseeker" by Nnedi Okorafor-Mbachu, won the Wole...
Publishers Wekly – 2008-11-12
Joseph Boyden was named the winner of this year's Giller Prize for Through Black Spruce, which is set to be released in the U.S. next March.
New York Times – 2008-11-12
The mail and logistics company Deutsche Post said it would close all DHL express service centers in the United States amid heavy losses.
International Herald Tribune – 2008-11-10
The New York Times Co. has increased its estimates for how much The Boston Globe and other New England newspapers it owns have declined in value because of reductions in advertising revenue.
PRWeb via Yahoo! News – 2008-11-10
Tate Publishing announces two new services for their publishing division. Tate authors can now expect to also have website design with hosting and :30 second video trailers created for each newly...
The Sudbury Star – 2008-11-08
Quebecor Inc. chief executive officer Pierre Karl Peladeau has shaken up the leadership of the company's media holdings Friday and is personally taking over leadership [...]
International Herald Tribune – 2008-10-26
Rupert Murdoch has raised objections with Michael Wolff and his publisher about portions of a forthcoming biography, "The Man Who Owns the News."
PR.com – 2008-10-20
Using advanced software and printing techniques, personalized childrens books move to new level of custom illustrations and text personalization for the personalized children's hockey book [PR.com...
Guardian Unlimited – 2008-10-14
Thousand-page story of the GDR's collapse wins 25,000 award at start of Frankfurt Book Fair
Editor And Publisher – 2008-10-10
Manugraph DGM Inc., a subsidiary of Manugraph India Ltd., in Elizabethville, Pa., has sold press equipment to Lee Enterprises' Quad-City Times, Davenport, Iowa, and to Ogden Newspapers' House of...
Chicago Tribune – 2008-10-01
Anne Sempowski Ward on Wednesday was promoted to president and chief operating officer of Johnson Publishing Co., second only to Linda Johnson Rice atop the Chicago-based publisher of Ebony and Jet...
AP via Yahoo! Finance – 2008-09-29
A new, reformatted Modesto Bee newspaper hit the stands Monday. The changes include a narrower format, reorganization of content and more color in a newspaper that's now printed at its sister paper,...
Poynter Institute – 2008-09-04
Yet their graphics work is making it into the local paper. They're drawing self-portraits, learning to use color and typography, diving into visual reporting for breaking news and working with...
Editor And Publisher – 2008-08-26
"I am leaving to explore some things that have held my interest for a long time," Andrews said in a story, which added that he informed staffers Monday of the decision. "But I have tremendous...
Guardian – 2008-08-08
Roger Alton saw sales of the Independent rise by around 1,000 copies during July, his first full month in charge at the paper. By Stephen Brook
Eureka Times-Standard – 2008-08-05
The Times-Standard is bringing on a nearly 30-year veteran of the news business to take the helm as publisher. Dave Kuta, most recently president and publisher of the Long Beach Press-Telegram, will...
Guardian – 2008-08-04
Sky News executive editor Chris Birkett will head up a new 130-strong multimedia production team at the broadcaster. By John Plunkett
FOX 19 Cincinnati – 2008-07-30
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Rick Welch has stepped into his new job as publisher of The Messenger, where he says 1 of his goals is to include local advertising on the newspaper's Web site.
PrintWeek – 2008-07-29
Six airlines have signed up to a new initiative that will allow tailored content to be printed on customers' boarding passes.
The Bookseller – 2008-07-28
Simon & Schuster has signed a sales and...
Reuters via Yahoo! News – 2008-07-16
Australian author Jackie French is on a mission -- to get children interested and involved in their local wildlife and the lessons to be learnt from them.
The Bookseller – 2008-07-16
Kate Summerscale has won this year's...
International Herald Tribune – 2008-07-11
News Corp. Chairman Rupert Murdoch said his media conglomerate is "very unlikely" to be a part of any deal for Yahoo Inc., scuttling talk that Microsoft Corp. was making headway in enlisting the...
Washington Post – 2008-07-10
LONDON -- Salman Rushdie is probably the Booker Prize's best-known winner. Now he is officially the best.
Guardian – 2007-08-08
Andrew Neil has appointed Ben Greenish as managing director of the Spectator's publisher, Press Holdings Media Group. By Stephen Brook
San Francisco Chronicle – 2007-01-08
Yahoo Inc. began pressing a case to major shareholders Monday that its board and management deserve a chance to prove they made the right move when they rejected a $47.5 billion takeover offer from...
Chicago Tribune – 2012-01-04
With a Web presence, strong writers and now a print quarterly, Grantland opens the conversation on a new way of thinking about sportswriting and the games we play.When it comes to sportswriting, I...
The Christian Science Monitor – 2012-02-23
When the Independent Publishers Group couldn't come to terms with Amazon, the bookselling giant took 5,000 IPG titles out of their Kindle e-book store.
Media Bistro – 2012-03-08
Fresh off our breaking news about her plans to self-publish, here's our full interview with the international bestseller as she talks eBooks, a possible YA novel, and why she feels publishers aren't...
The Christian Science Monitor – 2012-03-10
Other National Book Critics Circle honorees include writer John Lewis Gaddis for 'George F. Kennan: An American Life' and Maya Jasanoff for 'Liberty's Exiles.'
Folio Magazine – 2012-03-21
NEW YORK – Today’s MPA Digital: Swipe Conference closed with the National Magazine Awards for Digital Media 2012, presented by the American Society of Magazine Editors [ASME]. People managing...
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....
The Wall Street Journal – 2012-03-26
The U.S. antitrust chief says she won't stand by quietly if companies make agreements with rivals on price, signaling a tough stance as an e-book probe continues.
AllThingsD – 2012-03-26
The Justice Department's top antitrust official says she won't stand by quietly if companies make agreements with rivals on price, signaling a stern stance as the department conducts a high-profile...
The Bookseller – 2012-04-16
Little, Brown c.e.o. Ursula Mackenzie is to swim the length of Catteshall Lake in Surrey in her...
Crains New York – 2012-04-17
The Huffington Post—and digital media—has won its first Pulitzer Prize. The award went to David Wood, in the category of national reporting, it was announced Monday by Columbia...
GigaOM – 2012-04-17
It's powering paid online bundles of rival news publishers in eastern Europe. Now Piano Media is taking on €2 million from VCs to try taking the idea overseas.
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