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Wall Street Journal rapped over climate change stance

Guardian – 2012-02-02

Leading scientists, including climate change experts, complain about opinion piece akin to 'dentists practising cardiology'The Wall Street Journal has received a dressing down from a large group of...

Media reacts to Waterstones' logo change

The Bookseller – 2012-01-12

The chairman of the Apostrophe Society has called Waterstones' dropping of its apostrophe...

Magazine ABC rule change allows inclusion of overseas digital editions

Media Week – 2011-11-03

The Audit Bureau of Circulations (ABC) has adapted its consumer magazine reporting standards to allow publishers to include their overseas digital editions.

Foyles to close One New Change today

The Bookseller – 2011-11-02

Written By: Lisa Campbell Publication Date: Wed, 02/11/2011 - 14:06 Foyles has brought the closure of its One New Change branch forward by five months, announcing its last day of trade as today...

Journal Sentinel investigation into Milwaukee cops prompted change before it was published

Poynter. – 2011-11-02

After a two-year investigation, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reported Sunday that 93 police officers have been disciplined for violating state… Read more

Another Editorial Shift Change For SPIN Media

Folio Magazine – 2011-10-11

SPIN Media announced three new changes to its editorial staff: Caryn Ganz as online editor-in-chief, Christopher R. Weingarten as senior editor and David Bevan as associate editor.

Eleanor Roosevelt column marked change in coverage of politicians’ wives

Poynter. – 2011-10-11

Eleanor Roosevelt, born this day in 1884, was a syndicated columnist while first lady and for years after. For 27 years, her “My Day” column was published six days a week, except for a four-day...

Foyles to close One New Change store

The Bookseller – 2011-10-05

Written By: Lisa Campbell Publication Date: Wed, 05/10/2011 - 09:00 Foyles will close its One New Change branch when its lease expires in April 2012 to "free up resources" for its forthcoming...

Waterstone's managers await buying change

The Bookseller – 2011-07-28

Written By: Lisa Campbell and Graeme Neill Publication Date: Fri, 29/07/2011 - 09:25 Store managers at Waterstone’s have been reacting with mixed feelings and some confusion to James Daunt’s...

"Waterstone's approach to buying must change" - Daunt

The Bookseller – 2011-07-18

Written By: Lisa Campbell Publication Date: Mon, 18/07/2011 - 09:25 Waterstone's managing director James Daunt has told staff "its approach to buying must change" and said he plans a "complete...

Kent wins Libraries Change Lives award

The Bookseller – 2011-07-13

Written By: Benedicte Page Publication Date: Wed, 13/07/2011 - 08:41 This year's CILIP Libraries Change Lives award has been won by Kent county council's 'Making the Difference' project. The...

BoSacks: No B.S. : Publishing and Change: The game has just begun.

Publishing Executive – 2011-06-22

By Robert M. Sacks I read a quote today that is the impetus for this month's column. It is by Bertrand Russell, who said, "The point of philosophy is to start with something so simple as not to seem...

1960: Acquittal of Penguin Books in Lady Chatterley trial helps change nation's cultural landscape

Guardian – 2011-05-29

Here was a barrister asking human beings alive now, not the patriarchs of ancient Israel, whether this was a book they would like "their wives and servants" to readThe jury at the Old Bailey found...

Publishers must change "radically' in digital age - Johnson

The Bookseller – 2011-05-11

Written By: Bookseller Staff Publication Date: Wed, 11/05/2011 - 10:46 Publishers selling direct to readers, printers folding and more agents becoming publishers are some of the implications of...

Think short-term to stay ahead of digital change, publishers told

The Bookseller – 2011-05-10

Written By: Benedicte Page Publication Date: Tue, 10/05/2011 - 16:07 Publishers should avoid locking themselves into any long term strategy, technology or partnerships in their digital publishing...

Judges to rule on Mosley's 'prior notification' privacy law change

Guardian – 2011-05-08

We are on the verge of a momentous judgment by the European Court of Human Rights. According to today's Independent on Sunday, the court's judges will rule this week on Max Mosley's petition to make...

EU consumer law could change returns period

The Bookseller – 2011-05-06

Written By: Benedicte Page Publication Date: Fri, 06/05/2011 - 08:43 A London MEP has called on the EU Commission to intervene in a consumer directive which would double the amount of time...

Printing move may mean a change of shape for the Daily Mail

Guardian – 2011-04-27

Would the Daily Mail be prepared to change its size in order to adopt the slightly different format of The Sun?That possibility has emerged in the light of rumours that the paper's owner, the Daily...

Agents mull change to AAA code of practice

The Bookseller – 2011-04-11

Written By: Charlotte Williams and Benedicte Page Publication Date: Mon, 11/04/2011 - 09:45 Literary agents are privately ­discussing removing a clause ­preventing them from acting as publishers...

App debate dominates Bologna Tools of Change

The Bookseller – 2011-03-28

Written By: Benedicte Page Publication Date: Mon, 28/03/2011 - 09:40 The financial risks of app creation and the dilemmas of handling digital co-editions were the hot topics at the Bologna Book...

IPG: Publisher and retailer relationships must change

The Bookseller – 2011-03-11

Written By: Graeme Neill Publication Date: Fri, 11/03/2011 - 09:02 The relationship between publishers and retailers needs to change if physical bookshops are not to face a "bleak" future, the...

Riggio: American trade on cusp of "transformational change"

The Bookseller – 2011-03-10

Written By: Bookseller Staff Publication Date: Thu, 10/03/2011 - 09:13 Barnes & Noble chairman Len Riggio has said the American book trade is on the cusp of "transformational growth" led by digital...

Random House E-book Change May Pave Way to IBookstore

PC World – 2011-03-01

In an unexpected about-face, publisher Random House announced on Monday that it would adopt the agency model for e-book sales in the U.S., beginning March 1...

All change at Music Week magazine

Guardian – 2011-02-10

Music Week, the magazine that monitors the record industry, has undergone a change at the top - and a clear change of direction. The previous editor, Paul Williams, has become "head of business...

Apple confirms rule change over e-book apps

The Bookseller – 2011-02-02

Written By: Philip Jones Apple has confirmed that it wants a cut of Amazon's Kindle sales made via its iPad and iPhone apps. The giant hardware company has said that it will no longer allow apps to...

Registration opens for Tools of Change Bologna

The Bookseller – 2011-02-02

Written By: Katie Allen Registration is now open for the first Tools of Change Bologna, which is to be held on 27th March. The conference, which focuses on digital development, will take place a day...

How apps have changed, and might further change, reading habits

Editors Weblog – 2011-02-01

Once there was the newspaper and reading it was "the modern man's morning prayer". Now we are inundated with information and news throughout the day, and our reading time is changin. "If you're a...

Time to Change Co-op?

Publishers Weekly – 2011-01-17

After several stark years in which stores like Cody's in San Francisco and Davis-Kidd Booksellers in Nashville closed and the nation's second largest chain is teetering more than ever, publishers and...

Bob Stein wants to change how people think about the book

L.A. Times – 2010-12-29

He foresees the evolution of reading from a solitary pursuit into a communal, electronically networked activity — something he calls social reading.Back in 1992, virtual eons before the Kindle...

Efficient library service means change, says Vaizey

The Bookseller – 2010-12-16

The statutory requirement to provide a...

CEO: Time to Change Name of Journal Register Co.?

Editor And Publisher – 2010-04-05

CEO John Paton (left), who is 60 days into a very public campaign to remake the Journal Register Co. "from a collection of newspapers into a true multi-platform news and information media company,"...

Ahead of Ownership Change, 'Daytona Beach News-Journal' Lays Off 48

Editor And Publisher – 2010-03-30

With a change in owners of The Daytona Beach (Fla.) News-Journal set to take place Thursday, the newspaper cut its staff by 10%. Once valued at $300 million, the News-Journal is selling for $20...

Decision on Google library likely to change publishing indelibly

Seattle Times – 2010-03-21

Google has been busy. The Internet giant has been copying and storing millions of the world's out-of-print and out-of-copyright books in a vast online archive.

Publishers Urged to Change the Focus of the Copyright Debate

Publishers Wekly – 2010-03-04

Publishers are losing the battle over copyright in the court of public opinion, panelists at an...

Tools Of Change: Publishing Conference Looks To The Future Of Books, Features Arianna Huffington, Ray Kurzweil

The Huffington Post – 2010-02-24

Even a cold pouring rain couldn't hold down attendance at O'Reilly Media's fourth annual Tools of Change for Publishing Conference, held once again at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in Manhattan. Sold...

PEN Announces Festival Program, Focus Is On Change

Publishers Wekly – 2009-03-26

Salman Rushdie and The PEN American Center have announced the program for the Fifth Annual World PEN Voices Festival of International Literature, which will take place in New York April 27 through...

On papers' efforts to change for content

Media Life Magazine – 2009-03-03

Last week came the surprising news that Cablevision, owner of Long Island’s Newsday, plans to start charging for at least some of the content on its web site, perhaps by bundling it with other...

Hearst Newspapers Management Shake-Up in '100 Days of Change' Initiative

Editor And Publisher – 2009-02-05

Hearst Newspapers Thursday announced management changes as part of its so-called "100 Days of Change" initiative, "aimed at challenging traditional thinking across Hearst Newspapers in order to...

At The Evening Standard, an agent of change

International Herald Tribune – 2009-02-02

Some newspaper employees are optimistic, but others are worried about their jobs, and the inexperience of their new leader.

ABM’s Women in B-to-B Awards Celebrates an Era of Change

Folio Mag – 2009-01-22

American Business Media president Gordon Hughes opened the Women in Business-to-Business Honors in New York last night by recalling that when he first joined ABM, there was only one woman on its...

Farrar, Straus Publisher Jonathan Galassi Carefully Assures Staff: 'We Are Not Going to Change'

The New York Observer – 2008-12-17

In the paper today, the first half of Pub Crawl focuses on the layoffs that shook up Farrar, Straus and Giroux on Monday as a result of the 64 job cuts ordered by the C.E.O. of the group's parent...

Metcalf Institute publishes book about communicating climate change

EurekAlert! – 2008-11-19

( University of Rhode Island ) The Metcalf Institute for Marine and Environmental Reporting has published a book to help scientists and journalists communicate more clearly and effectively with one...

Harvard Business Publishing Releases Change Management Center

Centre Daily Times – 2008-11-11

Harvard Business Publishing (www.harvardbusiness.org/corporate), the premier source for management practices, programs and content, today announced the release of Change Management Center, a...

At 'Rolling Stone' magazine, the call for change hits home

Sun-Sentinel – 2008-10-15

After more than four decades, its popular large format downsizes to the industry standard Rolling Stone magazine is shrinking with the times.

SPECIAL REPORT: Turn and Face the Change -- With Newspaper Industry in Crisis, 'Everything's on the Table'

Editor And Publisher – 2008-08-21

In the first installment of a three-part feature, we report that wise cutbacks and broad innovation are the keys to climbing out of crisis, but that's easier said than done. Is Sam Zell (left) too...

Nature to launch Climate Change journal

vnunet.com – 2008-08-20

Daniel Griffin, Information World Review , Wednesday 20 August 2008 at 16:08:00 Nature Climate Change will combine physical science research with socio-economic findings The Nature Publishing Group...

The one constant in the newspaper industry is change

Herald & Review – 2008-08-11

A lot of attention is focused on problems in the publishing industry. Undeniably, newspapers are trying to find their way in the 21st century. But with prices for oil and food rising, there are a...

Pinterest Policy Change on the Menu

Media Bistro – 2012-02-24

On today's Morning Media Menu (MP3 link), Social Times staff writer Devon Glenn explained how LinkedIn's new acquisition will change the social network. We talked about J.K. Rowling's first novel...

Review: The Politics of Climate Change and the Global Crisis

Hindustan Times – 2012-02-25

A book that rings the alarm bells over how the climate change politics spares the rich and responsible

How would you change the Nook Tablet?

Engadget – 2012-03-19

It's hard not to make a series of reductive comparisons between the Nook Tablet and the Kindle Fire. After all, it's the conflict between Barnes & Noble and Amazon that frames these two 7-inch...

Will Kindle's Free Samples Change the Structures of Plots?

The Atlantic – 2012-03-21

Search-engine optimization reshaped the craft of a good headline. Will Amazon's book promotions have a similar effect on novels?

"Major change" predicted for French e-book market

The Bookseller – 2012-03-22

An advisory body to the French prime minister has predicted that e-books are about to shake up...

WSJ Can Change Digital Subscriber Price On The Fly, Says Court

Editor & Publisher – 2012-03-26

In 2006, the publisher of the Wall Street Journal (NSDQ: NWS) spun off financial magazine Barron’s Online and required subscribers to pay more if they wanted to keep reading...

Review: 'Engines of Change' by Paul Ingrassia details key cars

Los Angeles Times – 2012-05-15

In 'Engines of Change,' Paul Ingrassia looks at history through 15 iconic cars, including the Ford Model T, Chevrolet Corvette, Volkswagen Beetle, Toyota Prius.It would be impossible to count the...

10 book-apps that might change Julia Donaldson's mind about Gruffalo apps

Guardian – 2012-05-17

Author isn't keen on the idea, but perhaps if she saw what some developers have been doing...The Gruffalo deserves its status as one of the most popular children's books in the world: beautiful...

HarperCollins distribution hit after systems change

The Bookseller – 2012-05-31

The switchover to a new computer system at HarperCollins’ Glasgow distribution centres has...

Libel Reform Campaign lobbies for Bill change

The Bookseller – 2012-06-25

The Libel Reform Campaign is calling on supporters to make a "final push for a truly fair...

Wiley to change journal licensing 'immediately'

The Bookseller – 2012-08-14

John Wiley & Sons is changing the way it licenses journals published under its Open Access...

First UK Nook Christmas could see digital 'step change'

The Bookseller – 2012-08-24

Analysts have predicted that this Christmas could herald a "real step change" for...

Amazon Changed Reading. Now It Could Change Writing

Fast Company – 2012-09-07

Throughout its 17-year history, Amazon has helped change the way that books are sold, the format in which they’re read and how they are published. Now it could change how they’re written. In...

Neale: 'immediate' need to change bookselling model

The Bookseller – 2012-09-18

The Bookseller Association’s president Patrick Neale has said the need to change the...

AA to change comp tie-in after winner disqualified

The Bookseller – 2012-11-06

AA Publishing has moved quickly to correct the digital version of its book Landscape Photographer...

Would You Change Your Name for a Book?

The Atlantic Wire – 2012-12-07

In 2012, enough female writers are still changing their names to appear as men to merit a piece in The Wall Street Journal today. Which is to say, there is still a long way to go.Related...

New Executive Director Bringing Change to The SCIBA

Publishers Weekly – 2013-02-01

With the appointment of new executive director Andrea Vuleta in January, the Southern California Independent Booksellers Association is looking forward to the implementation of changes that will...

Exam change 'pressurises education publishers'

The Bookseller – 2013-02-04

Education secretary Michael Gove's announcement of changes to the A-Level exam system has...

‘Step change’ for birders with Bloomsbury e-books

The Bookseller – 2013-02-26

Bloomsbury is launching a series of ornithology titles as enhanced e-books which will include...

Authors face change as Amazon tightens affiliate policy on free Kindle books

GigaOM – 2013-02-27

Amazon is cracking down on a policy that allows blogs and websites to earn money when users download free ebooks through their affiliate links. That means big changes in the ways that some...

Yes, Even the Smallest Publisher Can Change the World

Publishing Perspectives – 2013-03-11

Even the most modest publishing efforts, when done in the right context, can change the world. Nowhere is this better demonstrated than by Imagine Asia's work in Afghanistan.

O’Reilly Announces Closure of Tools of Change Conference and Blog

Publishing Perspectives – 2013-05-03

O'Reilly Media will close down its popular digital publishing conference, Tools of Change, but Tim O'Reilly promises to continue innovating the publishing process.

Big Data and MOOCs Herald Change for Academic Publishers

Publishing Perspectives – 2013-05-07

This year's US Innovations Seminar of the International Association of STM Publishers focused on the impact of data mining, MOOCs and new author/researcher tools.

New ebook DRM will change the text of a story to prevent piracy

GigaOM – 2013-06-15

Don't judge a book by its content -- at least not if it's copy-protected: German researchers are working on a new DRM system that would change individual words of a story to track pirated book copies...

New DRM Will Change the Words in Your E-Book

Wired – 2013-06-18

The next e-book you buy might not exactly match the printed version. And those changes are there to make sure you're not a pirate.    

Google News Becomes Opt-In For German Publishers After Copyright Law Change

Editor & Publisher – 2013-06-24

Since Google News began, publishers have complained that it scrapes their content and offers little in return, letting readers get vital parts of stories as short snippets. In late 2012, the site...

On the 'L,' e-books change spy game

Chicago Tribune – 2012-06-08

Mapping what a city reads through public transportationStrange as it sounds, reading a book while sitting on public transportation may be what I like best about living in a big city. I would even go...

Future of Some Major Newspapers About to Change

Editor & Publisher – 2013-06-28

The fate of several prominent U.S. newspapers could be irrevocably altered in coming weeks as publishers make restructuring moves. Facing declining ad revenue and readership, large newspaper...

Apple's Price-Fixing Guilt Won't Change the E-Book Market

Business Week – 2013-07-10

The ruling that Apple was the center of a conspiracy to fix prices on e-books will have only modest impact on publishers

What Is a “Literary Change Agent”? And What’s Ethical?

Publishing Perspectives – 2013-07-15

Literary agent April Eberhardt describes her two-tiered offer to author-clients: one contract is a traditional deal, the other is a publishing consultancy.

Top New York VC Joshua Kushner has a new company, Oscar, that wants to change health care

GigaOM – 2013-07-18

Oscar is the name of the healthcare insurance focused startup co-founded by Joshua Kushner, well known for his investments in companies such as Warby Parker, Fab and Instagram. Forbes magazine has...

Infographic: How Global Warming Will Change the Face of Winemaking

Wired – 2013-07-29

You can book a wine-tasting trip to Washington state now ... or you can wait a few decades    

Groups oppose proposed change to Internet content 'safe harbor'

PC World – 2013-08-01

A proposed change to U.S. law that would allow state attorneys general to hold websites liable for content posted by users is a "dangerous path," a group of tech trade groups and legal scholars said...

New York Public Library's reno plans spark debate over change

CBC – 2013-08-01

Plans for a major change within the landmark New York Public Library's flagship building have kindled an intellectual culture clash over its direction and the future of libraries themselves.

Can brands create change through advert and sponsorship bans?

Guardian – 2013-08-09

As companies pull their adverts from controversial site ask.fm, is it just brand protection or are they interested in meaningful social change?The list of organisations deserting ask.fm seems to get...

The Cofounder Of Wordpress On Using Publishing To Push Change

Fast Company – 2013-08-19

Editor's NoteThis is the latest entry in Catchafire's Generosity Series, a multi–month celebration and investigation of bold generosity with the goal of understanding its causes, its benefits,...

VIDEO: E-book extras spell change for books

BBC World – 2013-08-23

With the rapid increase in self-published books around the world, major publishing houses are having to find new ways to maintain their market share.

Climate Change May Have Impacted Half of 2012's Extreme Weather

Wired – 2013-09-06

One of the first questions asked in the wake of extreme weather events is: "Is this due to climate change?" In a report published online today in the Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society,...

Plus Ca Change

Publishing Executive – 2013-09-01

By Lynn Rosen The September issue of Inc. contains what the magazine calls "The Inc. 500," their list of the...

Climate change pushing lobster north, study says

CBC – 2013-09-21

Climate change is a big factor for lobsters and other marine species moving north in large numbers, according to new research published in the journal Science, co-authored by a Halifax university...

CILIP rejects name change and has no confidence in Vaizey

The Bookseller – 2013-09-21

CILIP, the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals, has voted to retain its...

This clickbait headline generator will change your life

Poynter. – 2013-09-27

NewsWhip | TheWrap | Joy Mayer NewsWhip has a new tool for publishers befuddled by the move from headlines optimized for search engines toward those optimized for sharing. Its...

The new IPCC climate change report makes deniers overheat | Michael Mann

Guardian – 2013-09-28

As their erroneous efforts to discredit the 'Hockey Stick' curve reveal, sceptics are tying themselves in knots to maintain denialIt happens every six years or so: the Intergovernmental Panel on...

What Jennifer Lawrence & Josh Hutcherson Would Change About 'The Hunger Games'

The Huffington Post – 2013-10-03

"The Hunger Games" grossed $691 million worldwide and scored an 84 percent positive rating from critics on the review aggregation site Rotten Tomatoes, but that doesn't mean it was perfect. In a new...

Small Paper Sees Big Lift With CMS Change

Editor & Publisher – 2013-10-04

Most small newspapers would be happy with an online publishing system that solves more headaches than it creates. Finding software that makes digital revenue and reader traffic skyrocket seems like...

Could A New "Privacy Generation" Change Our Surveillance Politics?

Fast Company – 2013-10-09

The United States needs to strike a balance between respecting individual freedoms and protecting national security, says everyone from the director of national intelligence to the Electronic...

Managing Change and Safeguarding Journalism

HuffingtonPost – 2013-10-15

For four centuries the people who publish information have played a central role in the development of modern civilization, first and foremost through newspapers. Today the digital revolution is...

Iranian Publishers Hope for Change Under New Regime

Publishing Perspectives – 2013-10-17

Under the Iran's new government, the publishing industry promises to be more open and has produced its first ever Persian translation catalog.

Would You Change Your Book to Appease Chinese Censors?

Publishing Perspectives – 2013-10-22

A look at some of the compromises made by both Americans and their publishers to please Chinese censors and have their books available to a potential readership of millions.

Here's Who The 'Monuments Men' Release Date Change Helps

The Huffington Post – 2013-10-23

Another day, another movie makes a shocking exit from awards season: As first reported by the Los Angeles Times, George Clooney's "The Monuments Men" won't be ready for its Dec. 18 release date...

Atlantic Wire To Change Name To 'The Wire'

HuffingtonPost – 2013-10-25

Atlantic Media is gearing up for a relaunch of its prodigious news aggregator, The Atlantic Wire, Capital has learned. As part of the change, which is slated for sometime in November, the site will...

The readers' editor on… publishing letters from climate change deniers | Chris Elliott

Guardian – 2013-10-28

Publishing views heretical to the scientific orthodoxy should not be ruled out, but must be treated with cautionShould news organisations give climate change deniers the opportunity to make the bald...

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