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In solidarity with those who understand what is happening with eBook sales

Book publishing trade associations continue to report lower eBook sales, but their reports reflect

B&N CEO Leonard Riggio steps down; COO Demos Parneros promoted to CEO

NEW YORK, NY — April 27, 2017 — Barnes & Noble, Inc., today announced the promotion

RBmedia launches digital media distribution platform, acquires Audiobooks.com

The company is backed by the private equity firm Shamrock Capital and includes the

Magazines

Readly launches its all-you-can-read digital newsstand in Ireland

LONDON, UK — April 26, 2017 — Readly, the digital magazine newsstand, has just

Modern Luxury adds 17 titles with acquisition of fellow upscale publisher GreenGale Publishing

The regional luxury magazine industry is feeling the pressures of low ad page rates,

Haute Media Group launches new luxury title in Chicago

The publisher currently has magazines in the New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco and

Newspapers

Paddock Publications acquires three southern Illinois weeklies to extend its market reach

The Carbondale Times, Weekend Times and Nightlife will be published as part of the

Gannett grows revenue thanks to acquisitions, but shows a loss of $2.1M in its first quarter report

Thwarted in its effort to acquire Tribune Publishing, Gannett has nonetheless managed to acquire

East Bay Times, fresh off Pulitzer win, suffers newsroom layoffs

Northern California used to be home to family-owned newspaper chains that proudly specialized in

People

Ted Kemp moves to Digital Managing Editor for CNBC’s International team

Kemp will oversee the editorial direction for CNBC EMEA and CNBC Asia Pacific’s digital

John Mulholland, editor of The Observer, take over Guardian US on interim basis

With Guardian US editor Lee Glendinning on maternity leave, Mulholland will work in Guardian

Mindy Kay Bricker named digital director of the New Republic — one of 4 new hires, 2 new critics

Clio Chang will cover domestic politics and policy; Emily Atkin will cover climate change and

Technology

Apple News plug-in for WordPress updated to fix bugs, improve post conversions

The WordPress plug-in for Apple News received an update this weekend, one that includes

Apple unveils ‘LivePhotosKit JS’ to make possible embedding LivePhotos to websites

The new JavaScript-based API from Apple allows publishers to embed Live Photos taken with

Apple notifies publishing partners of iTunes Connect changes, shutdown schedule

Apple has recently sent out two notices to developer account holders regarding iTunes Connect,