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The New York Times posts its new TV ad to YouTube

The 30-second television commercial for The Gray Lady will be aired during ABC’s broadcast of the Oscars, and was created by the creative ad agency Droga5 This website has wondered where all the marketing for

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Book Publishing

AAP: Print and audiobook sales revenue increase through first 3 quarters of 2016, but eBook sales by member publishers falls 18.7%

WASHINGTON, DC – February 24, 2017 — The first three quarters of 2016 saw slight

Rakuten Kobo partners with online retailer bol.com to launch ‘Kobo Plus’ for Dutch and Belgian markets

The €9.99 per month eBook subscription service will offer titles for Kobo eReaders, as

Amazon pushes print with new KDP paperback beta program

The online retailer, and increasingly publisher, Amazon, today reached out to Kindle Direct Publishing

Magazines

Building a better digital magazine and advancing transparency

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Time Inc. grows digital ad revenue 63% in Q4 earnings report, overall revenue down 1%

But financials are complicated as the publisher still ended the year in the red,

Time Inc., Jerry Bruckheimer TV in partnership to develop ‘Sports Illustrated: True Crime’ series

Time Inc. continues to use its magazine brands such as People and SI as

Newspapers

The New York Times posts its new TV ad to YouTube

The 30-second television commercial for The Gray Lady will be aired during ABC’s broadcast

Magic Valley Publishing to merge 3 local Kentucky newspapers

The readers of The Hickman Courier, The Hickman County Gazette and Fulton Leader are

tronc Q4 ad revenue falls 13.7%, but company manages a profit due to reduced headcount

The publisher of the LA Times and Chicago Tribune also announced that Timothy Knight,

People

NBC Digital new hires include Gregg Birnbaum as Politics Editor, Ali Vitali as White House Digital Reporter

Other new hires: Andrew Springer joins today as Director of Social Strategy, Jeremy Kestenbaum

US journalist Steve Buttry dies of pancreatic cancer, blogs own obit

Longtime journalist, newspaper editor, Buttry’s last work in journalism came as the director of

Jose Antonio Vargas partners with TheMaven on channel devoted to the changing American identity

Vargas is a former Washington Post reporter and Huffington Post editor, and is currently

Technology

Dennis and Sourcepoint results from six-month ad block test of Dialogue solution revealed

Up to 57% of users with ad block software opted to receive ads when

Apple’s WWDC to return to San Jose, to delight and despair of developers

Apple held its developer conference in San Jose from 1988 to 2002, but that

WordPress plug-in for Apple News updated, now support of videos in feed, maturity rating

The update brings the popular plug-in up to version 1.2.3, and follows the update