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Express & Star Scraps Online Paywall After Nine Months

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... | Editor & Publisher – 2012-01-18

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

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. | San Jose Mercury News – 2011-12-07

Retail sales growth "worst for 6 months"

The British Retail Consortium has labelled November sales growth "the worst for six months... | The Bookseller – 2011-12-06

Wenner Media Digital Boss Michael Bloom Leaves After Six Months

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. | AllThingsD – 2011-11-19

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

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... | L.A. Times – 2011-10-27

Retail Environment Aims to Triple Circ In 3 Months

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... | Folio Magazine – 2011-08-05

Academic sales decline in first six months

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... | The Bookseller – 2011-07-07

US e-reader ownership doubles in six months

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... | The Bookseller – 2011-06-28

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

E&P Exclusive: J-school students and industry vets tackle the tough questions. | Editor & Publisher – 2011-05-19

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

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... | Poynter. – 2011-04-26

Quercus makes £1m from digital in three months

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 | The Bookseller – 2011-04-05

Hive to launch "in the next couple of months"

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... | The Bookseller – 2011-03-17

Magazine iPad App Launches Slow in First Two Months of 2011

The Association of Magazine Media (MPA) released a study following growth in magazine-created iPad Apps, tracking a decline from previous months’ numbers. | Folio Magazine – 2011-03-02

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

(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... | San Francisco Chronicle – 2011-02-18

Haynes hails "solid" six months

Written By: Katie Allen read more | The Bookseller – 2011-01-22

Murdoch Says Online Pay Model Coming in Next Two Months

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... | Editor And Publisher – 2010-02-02

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

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... | Washington Post – 2010-01-28

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

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... | Editor And Publisher – 2009-03-25

Guardian ends Reuters ad deal after 13 months

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.

| Media Week – 2009-03-17

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

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 New York Observer – 2009-02-12

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

Like other newspapers, the Denver newspaper has been facing declining classified and advertising revenue and rising distribution costs. | New York Times – 2008-12-05

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

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... | Medical News Today – 2008-09-19

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

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... | Centre Daily Times – 2008-09-15

'Vintage' six months for Penguin

Penguin has seen sales rise by 9% and... | The Bookseller – 2008-07-28

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

The Financial Times' part-paywalled HTML5 web-based app has reached two million users, 10 months after launch, according to the business publisher. | Media Week – 2012-04-24

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

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... | Poynter. – 2012-07-13

Barnsley: digital 50% of revenue in 18 months

HarperCollins UK c.e.o. Victoria Barnsley has predicted that half her company’s revenue... | The Bookseller – 2012-08-28

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

It's been called a "cure for rejection-letter fatigue." | CNN – 2012-09-07

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

The deals between four publishers, Apple and the European Commission over its e-book price-... | The Bookseller – 2012-09-20

18 newspaper titles go in six months

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,... | Guardian – 2012-09-24

A Solid Six Months for Trade Sales

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... | Publishers Weekly – 2012-10-19

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

A quarter of UK adults—more than 12 million people—have only picked up a book to read... | The Bookseller – 2013-02-14

2 months after DOJ settlement, retailers start discounting Macmillan ebooks

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... | GigaOM – 2013-04-05

OK! editor steps down after six months

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... | Guardian – 2013-06-28

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

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... | PC World – 2013-07-02

Industry Stocks Rose 12.8% in First Six Months of 2013

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. | Publishers Weekly – 2013-07-06

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

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... | Guardian – 2013-07-08

A Profitable Six Months

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. | Publishers Weekly – 2013-08-30

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

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... | The Huffington Post – 2013-12-18

Magazine circulation slips in the final months of 2013

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... | Crains New York – 2014-02-07

Chicago Sun-Times rehires photographers fired 10 months ago

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... | The Guardian – 2014-03-05

Tim Geithner Tried To Quit 3 Months Into Treasury Secretary Stint

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... | The Huffington Post – 2014-05-09

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

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... | The Huffington Post – 2014-05-09

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

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... | The Huffington Post – 2014-05-13

Microsoft leaker sentenced to three months in prison

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... | PC World – 2014-06-12

How to build a viral publishing clone in just six months

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. | Digiday – 2014-06-30

Johnston Press commercial chief departs after five months in the job

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... | The Guardian – 2014-07-07

Hearsts Duncan Edwards: We are moving from months to moments

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... | The Guardian – 2014-07-20

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