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Express & Star Scraps Online Paywall After Nine Months

Editor & Publisher – 2012-01-18

The UK’s biggest selling regional newspaper, Wolverhampton’s Express & Star, has scrapped its online paywall less than a year after it was introduced. The paywall was put in place in...

Less than two months after release, 'Steve Jobs' is Amazon's top seller of 2011

San Jose Mercury News – 2011-12-07

Walter Isaacson's authorized biography of late Apple cofounder and CEO Steve Jobs has become the best-selling book of 2011 on Amazon.com less than two months after it was released.

Retail sales growth "worst for 6 months"

The Bookseller – 2011-12-06

The British Retail Consortium has labelled November sales growth "the worst for six months...

Wenner Media Digital Boss Michael Bloom Leaves After Six Months

AllThingsD – 2011-11-19

Bloom joined the publisher, which owns Rolling Stone, Us Weekly, and Men’s Journal, in May. Friday afternoon he sent out a memo announcing his departure.

Spielberg's 'Tintin' will open in Europe two months before U.S.

L.A. Times – 2011-10-27

Paramount Pictures and Sony Pictures decided to release 'The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn' in Europe first because the comic book series is popular there but is unknown to most...

Retail Environment Aims to Triple Circ In 3 Months

Folio Magazine – 2011-08-05

The Association for Retail Environments [ARE] is reinventing and growing its bimonthly magazine, Retail Environments, to have a broader industry wide circulation and coverage of membership-centric...

Academic sales decline in first six months

The Bookseller – 2011-07-07

Written By: Lisa Campbell Publication Date: Thu, 07/07/2011 - 14:31 Sales of print books in the academic, specialist and higher education publishing market have slumped in the first half of the...

US e-reader ownership doubles in six months

The Bookseller – 2011-06-28

Written By: Bookseller Staff Publication Date: Tue, 28/06/2011 - 09:15 E-reader ownership in the US has doubled over the past six months, the first time ownership of e-readers has reached double...

Critical Thinking: How to Increase Revenue by 10 Percent in Six Months

Editor & Publisher – 2011-05-19

E&P Exclusive: J-school students and industry vets tackle the tough questions.

Taking months to polish a story will no longer be the norm at ‘Frontline’

Poynter. – 2011-04-26

Boston Globe “As we expand to a year-round series and publish on more platforms – print, broadcast, radio, online – it’s become a whole new game,” says executive producer David Fanning. Recently...

Quercus makes £1m from digital in three months

The Bookseller – 2011-04-05

Written By: Lisa Campbell Publication Date: Tue, 05/04/2011 - 15:22 Quercus has nearly matched the £1m digital revenue it made from e-books last year in the first three months of 2011. read more

Hive to launch "in the next couple of months"

The Bookseller – 2011-03-17

Written By: Lisa Campbell and Charlotte Williams Publication Date: Thu, 17/03/2011 - 16:06 Gardners is set to launch its Hive.co.uk website within weeks and has 400 retailers signed up, although...

Magazine iPad App Launches Slow in First Two Months of 2011

Folio Magazine – 2011-03-02

The Association of Magazine Media (MPA) released a study following growth in magazine-created iPad Apps, tracking a decline from previous months’ numbers.

Time Inc. CEO let go after just 5 months on job

San Francisco Chronicle – 2011-02-18

(02-17) 18:42 PST NEW YORK, (AP) -- Jack Griffin has been ousted as chairman and CEO of Time Warner Inc.'s magazine division after just five months on the job, because his leadership style apparently...

Haynes hails "solid" six months

The Bookseller – 2011-01-22

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Murdoch Says Online Pay Model Coming in Next Two Months

Editor And Publisher – 2010-02-02

News Corp. Chairman and CEO Rupert Murdoch tells analysts the pay model for the 'New York Post' and the rest of his papers will be announced within the next two months. News Corp. also announced...

Apple reveals the iPad tablet after months of hype. Is it worth the wait?

Washington Post – 2010-01-28

SAN FRANCISCO -- For months, the same questions have been bouncing around the computing industry: What will the Apple tablet do ? Will it redefine the laptop? Can it reinvent the publishing...

Glens Falls 'Post-Star' Sees Second Staff Reduction in Four Months

Editor And Publisher – 2009-03-25

The Post-Star in Glens Falls, N.Y., has let go another 11 employees in its second staff reduction since December, when parent Lee Enterprises announced it would shrink its work force chainwide by...

Guardian ends Reuters ad deal after 13 months

Media Week – 2009-03-17

LONDON - Guardian News & Media has ended its ad sales partnership with Reuters by bringing its US ad sales operation in-house as it looks to increase revenue from overseas.

After Months of Negotiations, Steve Rubin Becomes 'Publisher At Large' at Random House

The New York Observer – 2009-02-12

When Markus Dohle announced the restructuring of Random House back in December, one knot left untied was the fate of Steve Rubin , who had been with the company, in one capacity or another, for more...

The Rocky Mountain News Is Put Up for Sale After Losing $11 Million in 9 Months

New York Times – 2008-12-05

Like other newspapers, the Denver newspaper has been facing declining classified and advertising revenue and rising distribution costs.

Journal Of Nuclear Medicine Available To Non-subscribers 6 Months After Publication

Medical News Today – 2008-09-19

SNM recently announced that all content in its flagship publication-The Journal of Nuclear Medicine (JNM)-is now free and open to the public six months after publication. Previously, non-subscribers...

Niche Media Launches Michigan Avenue Magazine in Chicago with Sales Exceeding $3 Million in Six Months

Centre Daily Times – 2008-09-15

Michigan Avenue Magazine, the most talked about launch in Chicago, and the most successful launch in Niche Media history, will be hitting shelves today. The 360-page premiere issue featuring...

'Vintage' six months for Penguin

The Bookseller – 2008-07-28

Penguin has seen sales rise by 9% and...

FT's HTML5 web app hits two million users in 10 months

Media Week – 2012-04-24

The Financial Times' part-paywalled HTML5 web-based app has reached two million users, 10 months after launch, according to the business publisher.

Study: Half of first year’s paywall revenue comes in first three months

Poynter. – 2012-07-13

Our-Hometown Our-Hometown, a company that handles Web publishing for small community newspapers, has published a report showing the pace of digital subscription revenue for one site over about three...

Barnsley: digital 50% of revenue in 18 months

The Bookseller – 2012-08-28

HarperCollins UK c.e.o. Victoria Barnsley has predicted that half her company’s revenue...

Self-published e-book author earns 'six-figure months'

CNN – 2012-09-07

It's been called a "cure for rejection-letter fatigue."

Implementation of EC price-fixing deals 'could take months'

The Bookseller – 2012-09-20

The deals between four publishers, Apple and the European Commission over its e-book price-...

18 newspaper titles go in six months

Guardian – 2012-09-24

It is very difficult to keep track of newspaper closures. Unsurprisingly, publishers do not issue press releases to announce the disappearance of their "products."Anyway, titles are often merged,...

A Solid Six Months for Trade Sales

Publishers Weekly – 2012-10-19

Sales of adult and children’s trade titles rose 13.8% in the first six months of 2012, according to statistics released last week by the Association of American Publishers as part of its StatShot...

Quarter of adults 'have barely read a book in past six months'

The Bookseller – 2013-02-14

A quarter of UK adults—more than 12 million people—have only picked up a book to read...

2 months after DOJ settlement, retailers start discounting Macmillan ebooks

GigaOM – 2013-04-05

About two months after Macmillan agreed to settle with the Department of Justice, retailers have begun discounting its ebooks. In general, Amazon, Barnes & Noble and the iBookstore appear to be...

OK! editor steps down after six months

Guardian – 2013-06-28

Christian Guiltenane, who has worked at magazine for eight years, says he is leaving to pursue other projectsChristian Guiltenane is to step down as editor of Richard Desmond's OK! magazine after...

Amazon Kindle tops yearly Japan e-reader sales five months after launch

PC World – 2013-07-02

Amazon.com's Kindle e-reader has dominated the competition in Japan since its launch last year, according to new research, showing the company's low pricing and powerful brand may have overcome its...

Industry Stocks Rose 12.8% in First Six Months of 2013

Publishers Weekly – 2013-07-06

The Publishers Weekly Stock Index rose 12.8% in the first six months of 2013, just slightly below the 13.8% increase posted by the Dow Jones Industrial Average in the January-to-June period.

New press regulator with 'real teeth' could be set up within months

Guardian – 2013-07-08

Trinity Mirror executive says watchdog is being fast-tracked to kill accusations publishers are stalling on reformA new self-regulator for the press with "very real teeth" could be established within...

A Profitable Six Months

Publishers Weekly – 2013-08-30

Although the growth of e-book sales has slowed in the first six months of 2013, there were still enough gains to largely mitigate the decline in print sales.

CNN Ratings, 11 Months Into the Year It's Still Fox and the Fogies

The Huffington Post – 2013-12-18

Here's a snapshot on the success, or lack thereof, on CNN's news efforts this year. It's been a long time since I had access to the numbers -- they were no longer available to me after Jeff Zucker...

Magazine circulation slips in the final months of 2013

Crains New York – 2014-02-07

Magazines—at least the ones that arrive in the mail—lost just a little ground in the second half of 2013, as overall circulation for 386 U.S. consumer titles fell 1.7% compared with...

Chicago Sun-Times rehires photographers fired 10 months ago

The Guardian – 2014-03-05

Four photographers fired 10 months ago when the Chicago Sun-Times eliminated its photography department are to rejoin the newspaper this week, reports Robert Feder.They are expected to be rehired...

Tim Geithner Tried To Quit 3 Months Into Treasury Secretary Stint

The Huffington Post – 2014-05-09

Timothy Geithner says he offered to resign three months into his stint as Treasury secretary, and supposedly it was only the first of multiple times he tried to quit. But President Barack Obama...

What 9 Months Of Pregnancy Actually Does To A Woman's Body

The Huffington Post – 2014-05-09

Last summer, photographer and body love evangelist Jade Beall told HuffPost Parents that society faced "an epidemic of women who feel unworthy of being called beautiful," and shared her dream to cure...

A Man Claims the Zodiac Killer Is His Father in a New Book That's Been Kept Secret for Months

The Huffington Post – 2014-05-13

Not mentioned in the summary: Stewart, a vice-president at Delta Tech Service in Baton Rouge, alleges that his father was the Zodiac Killer, who is believed to have killed at least five people in...

Microsoft leaker sentenced to three months in prison

PC World – 2014-06-12

Alex Kibkalo pleaded guilty to the theft of trade secrets from his former employer, Microsoft, and will serve three months in prison.Court documents published by The Register also indicate that a...

How to build a viral publishing clone in just six months

Digiday – 2014-06-30

PlayBuzz is the latest publisher to convert viral content into big traffic numbers. The post How to build a viral publishing clone in just six months appeared first on Digiday.

Johnston Press commercial chief departs after five months in the job

The Guardian – 2014-07-07

Neil Jones, the chief commercial officer with Johnston Press, has suddenly left the company after just five months in the role. He had previously spent two years as the publisher's commercial and...

Hearsts Duncan Edwards: We are moving from months to moments

The Guardian – 2014-07-20

Chief executive on the transformation of the magazine business, rivalry with Condé Nast, and takeoversDuncan Edwards may run an enviable portfolio of magazines, including Cosmopolitan, Elle, Esquire...

UK driverless car trials to begin within months

GigaOM – 2014-07-30

The British government has given the all-clear for driverless cars to take to public roads from January 2015, when trials will begin in 3 cities. UK driverless car trials to begin within months...

Former Googler Peter Magnusson leaves Snapchat after six months

GigaOM – 2014-08-01

Magnusson was a big get for Snapchat when he moved over from Google, although his brief tenure was marked by some controversy. Former Googler Peter Magnusson leaves Snapchat after six months...

After 22 Months, The Magazine Is Changing Its Strategy

Fast Company – 2014-07-31

"The amount of work required to keep pace with what Apple is doing is just not sustainable," says Glenn Fleishman. This story includes an interview with The Magazine editor and owner Glenn...

Nokia Here chief Halbherr steps down a few months after taking CEO role

GigaOM – 2014-08-20

Michael Halbherr has stepped down as CEO of Nokia Here, the Finnish firm’s mapping and location-based services division, after just a few months in the role. He had been with Nokia for eight...

This Guy Is Launching 12 Startups in 12 Months

Wired – 2014-08-27

Can’t get enough of that animated GIF where Oprah unleashes a swarm of bees on her studio audience? Or the one where some guy gets hit in the face by a trashcan? You’re in luck. Soon, a...

A Not-So-Profitable Six Months

Publishers Weekly – 2014-08-29

Publishers remained profitable in the first six months of this year, but margins slipped at four of the six major companies that report financial results, compared to the first half of 2013.

Experimental Ebola vaccine protects monkeys for 10 months

Reuters – 2014-09-07

NEW YORK, Sept 7 (Reuters) - An experimental Ebola vaccine similar to one being developed by GlaxoSmithKline is effective for at least five weeks in lab monkeys but requires boosting with an...

After months of preparation, Twitter now has a payments system powered by Stripe

GigaOM – 2014-09-09

You'll soon be able to buy products inside Twitter, without ever leaving the application. After months of preparation, Twitter now has a payments system powered by Stripe originally published by...

Cxense Survey Shows Industry Will See Significantly More Native Ads over Next 12 Months

Editor & Publisher – 2014-11-05

A Cxense “Extraordinary Insight” survey of more than 260 publishing executives reveals escalating interest in native ads and their perceived value, but shows the market remains...

Elon Musk confirms satellite plans, announcement '2 - 3 months away'

Engadget – 2014-11-11

This weekend the Wall Street Journal published rumors linking everyman billionaire Elon Musk to an internet-via-satellite project and tonight he addressed those rumors. In a tweet Musk said his...

Amazon, Hachette end months-long dispute

Los Angeles Times – 2014-11-13

One of publishing's nastiest, most high-profile conflicts, the monthslong standoff between Amazon.com and Hachette Book Group, is ending.

Horizonte Minerals Financial Results And Management's Discussion And Analysis For The Nine Months Ended 30 September 2014

CNW – 2014-11-14

LONDON, Nov. 14, 2014 /CNW/ - Horizonte Minerals Plc, (AIM: HZM, TSX: HZM) ('Horizonte' or 'the Company') the nickel development company focused in Brazil, announces that it has today published its...

Nikkei sees biggest drop in 3 months as recession news hits

Reuters – 2014-11-17

* Japanese stocks down as recession spooks investors * Nikkei sees biggest one-day drop since August * Retail stocks hit By Thomas Wilson TOKYO, Nov 17(Reuters) - Tokyo stocks suffered their biggest...

The 10 Best Months For Presidential Election Poll Accuracy, Ranked

The Huffington Post – 2015-01-24

This week, you probably saw some headlines that said things like, "Poll: Clinton clobbers potential GOP foes." Which sounds pretty definitive. But! You may have also noticed that the Republican...

I read only non-white authors for 12 months. What I learned surprised me | Sunili Govinnage

The Guardian – 2015-02-20

Reading science fiction, chick lit and fantasy novels by people of colour for a year brought home to me just how white my reading world wasIn 2014, I managed to read 25 novels. All of them were...

Ministers to make call on 'Netflix tax' in a few months

Stuff – 2015-05-12

Online shoppers will find out within a few months whether they  will have to pay GST on ebooks, music, games and television services downloaded or streamed from overseas.

Horizonte Minerals financial results and Management's Discussion and Analysis for the three months ended 31 March 2015

CNW – 2015-05-13

LONDON, May 13, 2015 /CNW/ - Horizonte Minerals Plc, (AIM: HZM, TSX: HZM) ('Horizonte' or 'the Company') the nickel development company focused in Brazil, announces that it has today published its...

Facebook Publishing for Local News Outlets Could Arrive ‘in the Coming Months’

Editor & Publisher – 2015-05-15

When Facebook on Wednesday unveiled its new Instant Articles feature that allows news organizations to publish directly to the social media platform—and, in the process, set off an...

Dustin Diamond, Screech from 'Saved by the Bell,' gets 4 months in jail for bar brawl

Los Angeles Times – 2015-06-26

Dustin Diamond - who played Screech, the awkward but lovable anti-heartthrob in the 1990s sitcom "Saved by the Bell" - has been sentenced to four months in jail for a Wisconsin bar fight during...

Surge in L.A. crime in first 6 months ends more than a decade of declines

Los Angeles Times – 2015-07-09

For the first time in more than a decade, overall crime is up in Los Angeles through the first six months of the year, rising by more than 12%, according to figures released Wednesday.

Rapper DMX doing six months in jail over $400,000 in unpaid child support

Los Angeles Times – 2015-07-16

DMX is in an upstate New York jail after being sentenced Tuesday to six months behind bars over unpaid child support.

LAPD officer gets 36 months in jail in assault caught on video

Los Angeles Times – 2015-07-24

A Los Angeles police officer was sentenced to 36 months in jail Thursday for assaulting a South L.A. woman, who later died in police custody, in an incident that was caught on video by a police...

'Doom' multiplayer test run starts 'in the coming months'

Engadget – 2015-07-24

It's time to put that Doom alpha code from your PlayStation 4, Xbox One or PC copy of Wolfenstein: The New Order to use if you already haven't redeemed it. Publisher Bethesda's announced that access...

Twitter's Periscope video app has signed up 10m people in four months

The Guardian – 2015-08-13

Live-streaming app’s founders say it now has nearly 2m daily active users watching 40 hours of video per day to their smartphonesTwitter’s standalone app for live-streaming video, Periscope, now...

Third power outage in two months affects thousands in Long Beach

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-16

Almost 19,500 Southern California Edison customers in Long Beach were left without electricity early Saturday morning after an underground cable failed, the utility reported.

20 Months, 20 Years, and Ways to Thank Dan Rather for Helping to End School Shootings

The Huffington Post – 2015-08-18

It's not very often that we wake up and have a life-changing event occur. Maybe there's a handful in our life. One of these happened to a family 20 months ago, tragically, and led to the book, Ending...

US book sales fall in first five months of 2015

The Bookseller – 2015-09-02

Book sales of traditionally published books in the US fell by almost 6% in the first five months of this year, compared to the same period the year before. Overall sales for trade fiction and...

California Catholics spent months trying for tickets to see pope in U.S.

Los Angeles Times – 2015-09-22

Ofelia Neri knows a thing or two about getting face time with the pope - even if it's from a distance.

Adult Trade Sales Up in Six Months, Kids Down

Publishers Weekly – 2015-10-08

Sales in the adult trade segment were up 3.1% in the first six months of 2015 over 2014, while sales of children’s/young adult books fell 12.3% in the same period, according to figures released by...

Germany's Anti-Islam Group Holds Biggest Rally In Months

The Huffington Post – 2015-10-21

DRESDEN, Germany (Reuters) - The German anti-Islam movement PEGIDA staged its biggest rally in months on Monday, sparked into fresh life on its first anniversary by anger at the government's decision...

In Six Months, Quartz Videos Rack Up 45 Million Views on Platforms

Editor & Publisher – 2015-10-22

With the launch of CNN’s Great Big Story and publishers like BuzzFeed and Business Insider before it, the distributed approach has gone beyond the experimental phase to a business strategy...

Giveaway: Get 6 months of ransomware protection for free with Bitdefender Internet Security 2016

Betanews – 2015-10-23

Bitdefender Internet Security 2016 was only released recently but it’s already received multiple awards, such as Product of the Year (AV-Comparatives), Editor’s Choice (PC Magazine), and Best...

Six Months Sales Up at Bloomsbury, But Earnings Dip

Publishers Weekly – 2015-10-27

Revenue at Bloomsbury Publishing rose 13% in the six months ended August 31, 2015 compared to the same period a year ago, but pretax profit dipped to £342,000 from £509,000.

Three months, standing start to high street

The Bookseller – 2015-10-29

"The dispiriting feeling that...the entire industry is stacked against the author." Douglas Wight isn't the first to respond by creating an imprint of his own, of course. Indie bestseller Barbara...

Pico Rivera Wal-Mart involved in labor dispute reopens seven months after closure

Los Angeles Times – 2015-11-07

A Pico Rivera Wal-Mart at the center of a labor dispute reopened Friday after closing seven months ago for what the company said were plumbing repairs. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. said in a statement that...

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