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The Bookseller – 2011-12-15

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Harlequin's 2012 Romance Report Findings Indicate Romance + Technology = #ITSCOMPLICATED

Famed publisher's annual survey reveals surprising findings about everything from sexting to flirting on Facebook | CNW – 2012-02-09

Report: Apple's educational announcement will focus on tools for developing digital textbooks

At a Thursday event in New York, Apple will announce a set of tools that make it easier to publish interactive textbooks and other digital educational content, said two people with knowledge of the... | San Jose Mercury News – 2012-01-19

Chinese authors sue Apple for copyright infringement: report

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - A group of Chinese authors has sued Apple Inc for 11.9 million yuan ($1.9 million) in compensation for allegedly providing copyright-infringing books for download through its... | Reuters – 2012-01-09

Indies report "surprise" increase in festive sales

Indie booksellers have reported a “surprise” increase in sales over Christmas in... | The Bookseller – 2012-01-03

Trend Report: Are paywalls the only way forward for online publishers?

It's been 18 months since News Corp erected paywalls around The Sunday Times and The Times. Mike Fletcher assesses whether the paywall model is the future for online publishing and talks exclusively... | Media Week – 2011-12-14

Portas report welcomed by Daunt

Free local parking, better support from the government on business rates, and mentoring for... | The Bookseller – 2011-12-13

Portas report: half of consumer spend off high street

Mary Portas is expected to suggest cutting regulations for traders and launching a national... | The Bookseller – 2011-12-13

Report: Digital ad exec Laura Lang chosen to lead Time Inc.

The Wall Street Journal | Poynter. – 2011-12-01

Report: Mark Cuban to publish e-book

(11-20) 17:15 PST , (AP) -- Internet billionaire and Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban will publish a 30,000-word "e-book" focused on business and success, according to The Wall Street Journal. The... | San Francisco Chronicle – 2011-11-21

Nokia to launch Windows tablet mid-2012: report

PARIS (Reuters) - Cellphone maker Nokia plans to launch a tablet that runs on Microsoft's Windows operating system in the summer of 2012, the head of Nokia France told Les Echos newspaper in an... | Reuters – 2011-11-16

Amazon.com to enter Japanese e-book market: report

(Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc may enter the Japanese e-book market this year and launch its Kindle readers in the market, the Nikkei business daily reported. | Reuters – 2011-10-19

News Leadership 3.0 -- Use cases for digital media: comScore report shows why they matter

Audiences aren’t what they used to be, especially for the news business. Once upon a time, publishers and advertisers mostly cared about were audience demographics. That’s because most... | Online Journalism Review – 2011-10-12

Report: Media M&A Flat Through Third Quarter

A media M&A report for the first three quarters is out from M&A advisory firm the Jordan, Edmiston Group and transaction volume is about equal to the same period 2010, with value up by 10 percent to... | Folio Magazine – 2011-10-05

ACE library report "a disappointment"

Written By: Benedicte Page Publication Date: Thu, 22/09/2011 - 08:57 Library campaigners have expressed intense disappointment with the Arts Council (ACE)'s first strategy document on libraries.... | The Bookseller – 2011-09-22

Amazon in talks to launch digital book library: report

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc is in talks with book publishers about launching a media library service similar to Netflix Inc for tablets and other digital books, The Wall Street Journal... | Reuters – 2011-09-12

GQ and Esquire report October ad lift

Premium men's magazines GQ and Esquire have reported advertising lifts for their October issues, against a backdrop of falling circulation and editorial cuts in the lads' mag sector. | Media Week – 2011-09-05

BPA Report Shows Newsstand Declines

Publication audit agency BPA Worldwide released its U.S. Consumer Trac Data report for the period ending June 30, 2011 on Tuesday—the results show that newsstand sales across different titles... | Folio Magazine – 2011-08-26

Report: Tablet Sales to Cut Magazine Paper Use 20 Percent by 2015

Even paper-focused companies are predicting a major fall for the printed page in the coming years. | Folio Magazine – 2011-08-22

National Enquirer publisher no longer up for sale: report

(Reuters) - American Media Inc, publisher of the National Enquirer and Star supermarket tabloids, is no longer up for sale, after the company's owners rejected an offer from Apollo Global... | Reuters – 2011-08-16

Children's Laureate attacks Future Libraries report

Written By: Benedicte Page Publication Date: Fri, 12/08/2011 - 08:40 The recently appointed children's laureate Julia Donaldson has condemned the "Future Libraries" report as a "cost-cutting... | The Bookseller – 2011-08-11

CILIP: libraries report 'does not meet needs'

Written By: Benedicte Page Publication Date: Tue, 09/08/2011 - 14:24 The Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals has added its voice to criticism of the report issued following... | The Bookseller – 2011-08-09

Women's Insitute "disappointed" by library report

Written By: Benedicte Page Publication Date: Mon, 08/08/2011 - 16:45 The Women's Institute has expressed "disappointment" with the newly published Future Libraries Programme, the government backed... | The Bookseller – 2011-08-08

Report Says Forbes Media Underwent Emergency Restructuring

The list of aggressive private equity investments in publishers that flamed out during the recession is a long one and that list also nearly included Forbes Media, according to an article in the | Folio Magazine – 2011-07-28

Reader's Digest scouts for buyers: report

(Reuters) - Magazine and website publisher Reader's Digest Association Inc has put itself up for sale and hopes to fetch around $1 billion, the Wall Street Journal said, citing people familiar... | Reuters – 2011-07-18

Chinese writers to petition Apple over book downloads-report

SHANGHAI, July 7 (Reuters) - A group of Chinese authors will petition Apple Inc to stop the distribution of their books in electronic format through various applications in Apple's App Store, the... | Reuters – 2011-07-07

Report: 138 Mags Launch, 74 Titles Fold in First Half 2011

As the publishing industry continues to recover from the economic recession, 138 magazines launched in the first half of 2011, according to online periodical database MediaFinder. In the first half... | Folio Magazine – 2011-06-30

Report sheds light on digital consumption of glossy mags

Readers of women's glossies are increasingly combining consumption of printed magazines and digital titles, according to new research revealed this afternoon by publisher Condé Nast. | Media Week – 2011-06-28

Report on Business magazine wins 32 awards at 2011 National Magazine Awards

Awards ceremony honours industry's best in print and digital publications | CNW – 2011-06-13

In media win, Apple to relax rules for publishers: report

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Apple Inc appears to have reversed its guidelines for magazine and newspaper subscriptions purchased in its App Store, in a big victory for publishers who blanched at the... | Reuters – 2011-06-09

Najafi Companies in discussions to buy Borders: report

(Reuters) - Private-equity firm Najafi Companies is one of the suitors looking to buy the bulk of bankrupt bookseller Borders Group Inc's , the Wall Street Journal reported, citing multiple sources. | Reuters – 2011-06-08

Buyout firm Gores in talks with Borders: report

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Private equity firm Gores Group is in talks to buy more than half of bankrupt bookseller Borders Group Inc's remaining stores, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday,... | Reuters – 2011-06-02

2011 U.S. Newspaper Publishing Industry - Jobs & Wages Report

Research and Markets report features 2011 current and 2012 forecast estimates on the median wages and salaries nationally and for all 50 U.S. States. | Editor & Publisher – 2011-05-27

E-Book report: Nook is up, iPad still catching up

As the publishing industry wrapped up four days of digital talk at its annual national convention, Amazon.com's Kindle was seen as the clear, if not dominant, player in the growing e-market; Barnes &... | Boston.com – 2011-05-27

Report calls for overhaul of UK copyright law

Newport State of Mind and other parodies to be given extra legal protection in this week's Hargreaves report on intellectual property, which will also legalise 'ripping' of CDs to digital devicesThe... | Guardian – 2011-05-17

Report: 40 Percent of App Users Opt To Share Data With Publishers

Apple's attempts at limiting publisher requests for consumer data and the conversion of first-time downloads into regular users have been two of the larger stumbling blocks for magazine publishers... | Folio Magazine – 2011-05-17

No takers to buy all of Borders: report

(Reuters) - Bankrupt bookseller Borders Group Inc has so far failed to find a bidder for the entire chain, Bloomberg reported, citing four people close to the matter. | Reuters – 2011-05-14

Report: Variety on Block; Publisher says “Nonsense”

Variety was one of just four magazines kept by Reed Elsevier after it sold off more than 60 different properties over the last three years. | Folio Magazine – 2011-04-29

iPad users may not become book readers, report finds

Written By: Charlotte Williams Publication Date: Thu, 28/04/2011 - 08:00 A large proportion of iPad owners in the US have not used the device to read an e-book, a survey from media and publishing... | The Bookseller – 2011-04-28

Report: Media M&A in Q1 2011 Surpasses All Individual Quarters in 2010

After a disappointing fourth quarter of 2010 (with $2.4 billion in transaction value) in the media industry, investment bank Berkery Noyes reports an upswing for first quarter 2011, to the tune of... | Folio Magazine – 2011-04-20

Report: Apple Beats Out Android Platform Use by 59 Percent

In a study based on data from comScore MobiLens service, results showed that there are 37.9 million Apple iOS users; a number 59 percent greater than Android users, who totaled 23.8 million. | Folio Magazine – 2011-04-19

Report: LimeWire Settlement With Publishers Just $11 Million

Los Angeles - File-sharing service LimeWire paid $11 million to settle copyright infringement litigation brought by music publishers last month, Digital Music News reported, citing sources.read more | Digital Media Wire – 2011-04-14

Report: Flipboard Raising Funding at $200 Million Valuation

Palo Alto, Calif. - Flipboard, the developer of an application that presents content from Facebook and other social media sites in a magazine format for tablets, is raising a new round of funding at... | Digital Media Wire – 2011-03-23

Changing copyright laws could "stifle" literature, report finds

Written By: Lisa Campbell Publication Date: Fri, 11/03/2011 - 08:50 Changing copyright laws in the UK could strike a blow to investment in literature, a report has found. PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP... | The Bookseller – 2011-03-11

Report released on 1970 killing of Los Angeles journalist

LOS ANGELES -- For many in the Latino community, the 1970 killing of Mexican-American journalist Ruben Salazar had the look of a political assassination. | San Jose Mercury News – 2011-02-23

Playboy, Martha Stewart Living Report Revenue, Net Losses for 2010

Playboy Enterprises and Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia suffered losses in 2010, due to the still struggling economy and a changing media landscape. Playboy says print/digital revenue fell 21.5... | Folio Magazine – 2011-02-17

Borders bankruptcy could come next week: report

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Bookseller Borders Group Inc could file for bankruptcy as soon as Monday or Tuesday, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday, citing people familiar with the matter. | Reuters – 2011-02-12

Google CEO sees signs of Internet bubble: report

ZURICH (Reuters) - There are clear signs of a new Internet bubble in corporate valuations, Google's chief executive Eric Schmidt said in an interview with a Swiss magazine on Thursday. | Reuters – 2011-02-11

Recipe Report: Faludhaj

The faludhaj from The Sweets of Araby is indeed very, very sweet, like concentrated honey, which is essentially what it is. The sesame oil and toasted ground almonds contribute a nice roasted flavor,... | Publishers Weekly – 2011-02-07

Time Warner mulls sale of part of IPC Media: report

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Time Warner Cable Inc is considering selling part of its IPC Media magazine unit, British newspaper The Telegraph reported on its website on Sunday. | Reuters – 2011-02-07

Report: Worldwide App Revenue To Exceed $15 Billion in 2011

Mobile app downloads will increase 117 percent to 17.7 billion worldwide while mobile application store revenue will grow to more than $15.1 billion in 2011, a 190 percent increase, according to... | Folio Magazine – 2011-01-28

Report: Verso and NewPage Back in Merger Talks

NewPage Paper and Verso--the largest makers of coated paper and the subject of merger rumors last year--are b | Folio Magazine – 2011-01-18

Borders close to securing refinancing: report

(Reuters) - Bookseller Borders Group Inc told publishers in a meeting it was close to securing refinancing from GE Capital and other lenders, the New York Times reported, citing people familiar... | Reuters – 2011-01-14

News Corp, Apple delay iPad digital newspaper: report

(Reuters) - News Corp and Apple Inc are delaying the launch of the media conglomerate's digital newspaper for the iPad, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter. | Reuters – 2011-01-14

Borders Gains on Report Jefferies Aiding Restructuring

Borders Group Inc., the second- largest U.S. bookstore chain, surged in after-hours trading on a report that Jefferies & Co. is helping the company restructure its debt. | BusinessWeek – 2011-01-07

Borders distributor halts shipments to chain: report

PHILADELPHIA (Reuters) - Book distributor Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group Inc temporarily stopped shipping books to Borders Group Inc after the bookstore chain said it would delay... | Reuters – 2011-01-03

Google exploring digital newsstand: report

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Google Inc has approached several magazine publishers about creating a digital newsstand, in a move that could open a new front in the Internet company's rivalry with Apple... | Reuters – 2011-01-03

Assange to write memoir: report

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has sold the publishing rights to his memoirs and could have a manuscript ready by March, according to a report in the Guardian newspaper. | CBC – 2010-12-22

Zimbabwe's first lady sues newspaper over Wikileaks report

Grace Mugabe is suing Zimbabwean newspaper the Standard for US$15 | Editors Weblog – 2010-12-17

Tribune report unsealed, bankruptcy exit delayed

WILMINGTON, Del., Aug 3 (Reuters) - A 1,000-page examiner report into the bankruptcy of Tribune Co was unsealed on Tuesday and made public, likely bolstering the legal case of junior creditors who... | Reuters – 2010-08-03

Paywall hits The Times online readership: report

LONDON (Reuters) - The Times newspaper's website has lost two-thirds of its audience following the introduction of a paywall -- a steep decline, but not as bad as some in the media industry had... | Reuters – 2010-07-18

Brazil's Magazine Luiza In Talks To Buy Lojas Maia -Report

Brazil's Magazine Luiza In Talks To Buy Lojas Maia -Report | Yahoo – 2010-07-14

Report: Dramatic Decline in Magazine Closures This Year

Last year, when so many magazine publishers were scratching and clawing, trying to keep their businesses afloat despite the slumping economy, 279 magazines closed during the first half. So far this... | Folio Mag – 2010-07-13

China stops funding Green Dam web filter: report

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Developers of China's Green Dam Internet filter have not received government funding in the past year, a local newspaper reported on Wednesday, placing in doubt the future of... | Reuters – 2010-07-13

The PW Morning Report: Wednesday, April 7 2010

A daily roundup of book and publishing news from across the Web: Visual Artists Sue Google;... | Publishers Wekly – 2010-04-07

The PW Morning Report: Tuesday, April 6, 2010

A daily roundup of book and publishing news from across the Web: 'PW' Sale in the News;... | Publishers Wekly – 2010-04-06

The PW Morning Report: Monday, April 5, 2010

A daily roundup of book and publishing news from across the Web: iPad; iPad; iPad; Remnick in... | Publishers Wekly – 2010-04-05

Washington Post Co. Stock Soars on Report It Could Double to $900 a Share

Just before noon Monday, shares of The Washington Post Co. were trading up 8.9% after Barron's this weekend said the stock was way undervalued and could double to $900. | Editor And Publisher – 2010-04-05

Amazon, publishers strike e-book pricing deal: report

Reuters - Online retailer Amazon.com Inc has struck deals with two publishers on the pricing of electronic books, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday. | Reuters – 2010-04-02

The PW Morning Report: Friday, April 2, 2010

A daily roundup of book and publishing news from across theWeb: The iPad debuts... | Publishers Wekly – 2010-04-02

The PW Morning Report: Thursday, April 1, 2010

A daily roundup of 80s hairband reunion news from across the Web. April fools! Just... | Publishers Wekly – 2010-04-01

Publisher A.H. Belo to delay filing annual report

AP - Newspaper publisher A.H. Belo Corp. said Wednesday that it will delay the regulatory filing of its 2009 annual report by 15 days because it needs more time to finalize the accounting of its... | AP – 2010-03-31

Author arrested in Sri Lanka: report

An author who wrote a book about her conversion from Buddhism to Islam has been arrested in Sri Lanka accused of unspecified "anti-state" activities, police said Saturday. | AFP via Yahoo! News – 2010-03-27

SPECIAL REPORT: News Corp. in Carbon Neutral Home Stretch?

News Corporation has nine months to fulfill Chairman Rupert Murdoch's dramatic vow in 2007 to make the sprawling global media giant -- home to assets as varied as "Avatar" and the New York Post,... | Editor And Publisher – 2010-03-19

The State of Newspapers? Think of Sand Falling in an Hourglass, Pew Report Says

Newspaper advertising revenue plunged an astounding 45% over the last three years forcing publishers to make drastic reductions to the actual size of the print edition, to the space devoted to news... | Editor And Publisher – 2010-03-15

Audit Bureau's U.S. and U.K. Branches Partner for International Product Report

The Economist has brought together ABC U.K. and ABC North America in a partnership to create a combined, international audit report. | Folio Mag – 2010-02-25

News Corp eyes stake in Saudi-owned Rotana Media: report

Media giant News Corp is set to agree a deal to buy 10 percent of Rotana entertainment, owned by Saudi tycoon Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, the Financial Times reported on Tuesday. | AFP via Yahoo! News – 2010-02-23

Row breaks out in Scotland over publishing report

Hostilities have broken out in Scotland after... | The Book Seller – 2010-02-17

Analysts Expecting Bigger Profits, Less Revenue in New York Times Co. Q4 Report Wednesday

The New York Times Co., publisher of the third largest U.S. newspaper, is scheduled to report its fourth-quarter earnings before the stock market opens Wednesday. | Editor And Publisher – 2010-02-08

New Report on Newspapers: Just Hang On For Another Year!

What are publishers' expectations for 2010? Not as bad as one would think according to an outlook report from Kubas Consultants that polled 500 newspapers executives in November to get their... | Editor And Publisher – 2009-12-18

Report: Florida Editor Plagiarized WSJ, EW, Others

The editor of a regional magazine based in Florida has been accused of plagiarizing from magazines and newspapers including the Wall Street Journal, O: The Oprah magazine and Entertainment Weekly. | Folio Mag – 2009-03-23

AP Report Prompts Army Secretary's Visit to Wounded Soldiers

The secretary of the Army has visited the wounded warrior barracks at a North Carolina post after the service said it would review disciplinary actions against recuperating troops. | Editor And Publisher – 2009-03-17

Report: Tori Spelling and Her Mom in Race to Publish Tell-Al

Publishers of competing titles by Tori Spelling and her mom Candy are in a rat race to get each blonde's book out ahead of the other's | Fox News – 2009-03-16

Specifics on Newspapers from 'State of News Media' Report

The business of journalism is quickly running of out time to transform its model, a new study from the Project in Excellence in Journalism found. | Editor And Publisher – 2009-03-16

Singapore sues another Wall Street Journal editor: report

The Singapore government is taking legal action against another editor at The Wall Street Journal over articles allegedly casting doubt on the judiciary's integrity, a report said Friday. | AFP via Yahoo! News – 2009-03-13

'Sun-Times' Report: Blagojevich Planned to Solicit Zell

The Chicago Sun-Times reports that two weeks before former Gov. Rod Blagojevich was arrested on corruption charges his campaign was planning to solicit a $25,000 campaign contribution from Tribune... | Editor And Publisher – 2009-03-13

UN wants to delay ICoast militia leader's book: report

UN experts want to postpone publication of a book by an Ivory Coast militia leader who has criticised United Nations' efforts in the country and is currently under sanctions, the publisher said. | AFP via Yahoo! News – 2009-03-13

Report: Libel Cases Down in 2008, But Plaintiff Success Up

Media Law Resource Center cited six such cases in 2008, the fewest since 2002, noting defendants and plaintiffs split, 3-3, in the final outcomes. That marked a slight increase in anti-press... | Editor And Publisher – 2009-03-11

Martha Stewart, Washington Post Co. Report Year-End Profit Declines

Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia and the Washington Post Company today reported year-end profit declines for 2008. | Folio Mag – 2009-02-25

'NY Times' Settles Lobbyist Lawsuit Over McCain Report

Washington Bureau Chief Dean Baquet (left) told staffers in a memo Thursday that the settlement vindicates the paper's reporting that tied lobbyist Vicki Iseman to McCain, noting, "We paid no money.... | Editor And Publisher – 2009-02-19

Research and Markets: The International Publishing Industry Report for Newspapers, 2009 to 2010 Forecasts

DUBLIN, Ireland----Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "2009 Worldwide Newspaper Publishing Industry Report" report to their offering. | Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance – 2009-02-17

Ads on major websites fail to attract consumers, YouGov report reveals

LONDON - Nearly 60% of consumers rarely or never pay attention to advertising on major websites, according to a survey conducted by YouGov. | Media Week – 2009-02-11

PEJ Report: Washington Press Corps' Watchdog Status Diminishing

In a new report, the Project For Excellence in Journalism documents a Washington press corps that is markedly different from what it was just a few years ago. It details a collection of journalists... | Editor And Publisher – 2009-02-11

Battle to force BBC to publish Middle East report resumes

The law lords have today ruled that a freedom of information campaigner can continue his legal battle to force the BBC to publish an internal report on its coverage of the Middle East conflict. In... | Guardian Unlimited – 2009-02-11

Media worldwide face climate of fear, report says

Journalists around the world are routinely threatened, intimidated or worse, resulting in fear that endangers freedom of the press, a media group said Tuesday. | AP via Yahoo! Malaysia News – 2009-02-10

Sunday red-tops suffer circulation dips in January ABC report

LONDON - The Sunday red-tops suffered the biggest year-on-year falls collectively in January across the newspaper market, but circulations across the sector picked up from a quiet December. | Media Week – 2009-02-06

The Sun newspaper climbs above three million circulation in ABC report

LONDON - The Sun climbed above the three-million circulation barrier last month, as all weekday newspapers bar the FT and Daily Sport increased circulation month on month. | Media Week – 2009-02-06

Media companies report 4Q losses and grim outlooks

Four media companies reported quarterly losses Thursday, weighed down by the declining value of their properties. The biggest write-down happened at Rupert Murdoch's News Corp., which owns The Wall... | San Francisco Chronicle – 2009-02-05

IFJ Report: More Than 100 Reporters, Media Workers Killed Last Year

The International Federation of Journalists says at least 109 reporters and media workers were killed last year while on assignment. | Editor And Publisher – 2009-02-04

'Washington Post' Report: Clemens' DNA Linked to Blood in Syringes

Tests have linked Roger Clemens' DNA to blood in syringes that his former personal trainer says he used to inject the pitcher with performance-enhancing drugs, according to a report. | Editor And Publisher – 2009-02-03

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