The Bookseller – 2012-05-04
Publishing entrepreneur Frances Pinter is planning a 2013 pilot for the project she bills as a...
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Editor And Publisher – 2009-02-20
The Virginian-Pilot in Norfolk is laying off 30 more employees, including six from the newsroom, while suspending print publication of a free arts and entertainment weekly and folding a monthly...
Yahoo! News – 2013-01-14
LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) - NBC has ordered a drama pilot for "I Am Victor," based on crime author Jo Nesbo's upcoming novel of the same name, the network said Friday. The series will follow Victor...
GigaOM – 2013-01-25
Macmillan is making some ebooks available to libraries for the first time. But the company's two-year pilot program is limited: It only includes 1,200 older titles in the crime and mystery genres.
The Bookseller – 2013-04-04
Library e-lending pilot schemes could be in place by the end of the summer, following the release...
GigaOM – 2013-05-01
Hachette announced Wednesday that it will make all of its ebooks, including new titles, available to libraries nationwide. New ebooks will be priced at three times the cost of the print version, but...
Media Week – 2013-06-03
Vigour Mag, a new free men's health magazine run by former Telegraph journalist Charlie Norton, will distribute 100,000 copies of a test issue at London stations today.
Folio Magazine – 2013-06-24
Baltimore Sun – 2013-07-10
Second installment of 'So Say the Waiters' to be released in September, TV deal could followSecond installment of 'So Say the Waiters' to be released in September, TV deal could follow
Engadget – 2013-07-30
Facebook has reportedly been toying around with the idea of launching a distribution platform for mobile games, boosting advertising revenue by also taking a cut of sales. As of today, the initiative...
Boston.com – 2013-09-30
ATLANTA (AP) — Delta Air Lines says it will buy 11,000 Microsoft Surface 2 tablets for its pilots, to replace the heavy bundles of books and maps they haul around now.
The Bookseller – 2013-10-07
The Society of Chief Librarians (SCL) has invited library services to compete for a part in the...
Editor & Publisher – 2013-10-18
The Virginian-Pilot will lay off 32 people, or nearly 4 percent of its workforce of 841, by the end of the year, the newspaper's publisher told employees Wednesday. Most of the cuts will be in...
Engadget – 2014-02-08
Soon you'll be able to use OpenTable to not only book your restaurant reservation, but pay for your meal as well. As rumored last year, the program is currently being tested at new diners and...
Publishers Weekly – 2013-12-19
Oyster, the e-book subscription service launched this year, has reached a deal with the Perseus Books Group to launch a pilot program offering 100 Perseus titles through the Oyster subscription...
Publishers Weekly – 2014-03-01
Books-A-Million’s three-month experiment with the print-on-demand Espresso Book Machine has been a success, but the country’s second largest bookstore chain is not yet ready to take the program...
The Christian Science Monitor – 2014-03-19
Blake Nelson's novel 'Recovery Road' was released in 2011.
The Atlantic Wire – 2014-03-20
If you're a multi-billion dollar entertainment company, it seems the hottest thing to do these days is produce original television. Sony is the latest to jump onto the Netflix bandwagon,...
Publishers Weekly – 2014-04-04
When it comes to the library e-book lending market, it’s fair to say that Simon & Schuster has been the most cautious of the major houses.
SacBee – 2014-05-15
CBS apparently has not picked up the pilot for “How I Met Your Dad,” a spinoff from “How I Met Your Mother” creators Carter Bays and Craig Thomas and starring Sacramento...
Publishers Weekly – 2014-06-24
The Book Industry Charitable Foundation is launching a matching grant pilot program that will add to the Foundation’s existing financial assistance programs.
Publishers Weekly – 2014-07-22
BitLit gives consumers an easy digital process to claim free or discounted e-book editions of the print titles they already own. digital.
GigaOM – 2014-07-23
A search involving dogs, a helicopter and hundreds of volunteers came to a happy conclusion after a drone owner lent his gadget to the efforts. Drone pilot locates missing 82-year-old man after...
GigaOM – 2014-08-19
Startup Algae Systems is finally talking about what it's been up to. An algae startup emerges with a pilot plant in Alabama originally published by Gigaom, © copyright 2014. Continue...
The Wall Street Journal – 2014-09-15
As Deutsche Lufthansa pilots plan to walk off the job Tuesday, the airline has, unusually, disclosed full details of the retirement package they have been offered.
The Bookseller – 2014-11-25
Remote e-book lending in libraries leads to a "significant" increase in borrowing, but not to an increase in book buying, according to interim trends noted at the six-month stage of a year-long pilot...
Los Angeles Times – 2015-06-19
A pilot was taken to a hospital Thursday night after his single-engine plane crashed at Long Beach Airport, according to officials.