Google launches the feed inside its main iOS search app

‘Since introducing the feed in December, we’ve advanced our machine learning algorithms to better anticipate what’s interesting and important to you,’ Google claims Of all the Google iOS apps I use on my iPhone, I use

‘Time Out San Francisco’ magazine launch set for July 26

Circulating 75,000 copies, the new free quarterly magazine will be available at local venues such as restaurants, bars, coffee shops, retailers, hotels… There certainly hasn’t been too many high profile magazine launches announced in the past

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Book Publishing

Bertelsmann acquires another 22% stake in Penguin Random House, owns 75% of book group

The British publisher Pearson, which has sold off many of its ironic brands in

iBooks Author vs Fake News: the fight we deserve

Guest column: Bradley Metrock, CEO of Nashville-based Score Publishing, producer of the iBooks Author

AAP StatShot report shows overall US book publisher revenue for 2016 down 6.6%

Digital books performance among AAP members was mixed: downloaded audio had double-digit growth from

Magazines

Telegraph Media acquires East Bay Express

The publisher of Oakland and Alameda magazines and The East Bay Monthly, Telegraph Media,

Suitcase brand Away launches a new print and digital quarterly magazine: Here

The print magazine will be available for purchase online, at Away stores in NY

‘Time Out San Francisco’ magazine launch set for July 26

Circulating 75,000 copies, the new free quarterly magazine will be available at local venues

Newspapers

As one alt-weekly finds a new owner, the Knoxville Mercury says goodbye to readers

‘Even a human fossil must concede that the smartphone trumps the alt-weekly as a

Investor group to acquire Chicago Sun-Times

Tronc once again loses out on acquiring a complimentary newspaper in a market it

City Paper in Baltimore to close

The Baltimore Sun Media Group announced today that it plans to close City Paper,

People

Capitol Hill Publishing Corp, publisher of The Hill, names Richard Beckman president

Beckman previously served as CEO of Prometheus Global Media, and most recently was Chief

Capital Newspapers names John D. Blais general manager of Wisconsin State Journal and The Capital Times

Blais previously Blais served as vice president/general manager of Chicago Sun-Times Media Local and

Hearst UK appoints Robert Ffitch to the newly created role of Chief Strategy Officer

Ffitch was most recently Director of Advertising Revenue at the Telegraph Media Group, and

Technology

PodcastOne launches new platform and mobile apps

New mobile app allows fans to participate in conversation, access exclusive behind-the-scenes photos, message

Google launches the feed inside its main iOS search app

‘Since introducing the feed in December, we’ve advanced our machine learning algorithms to better

Reminder: Last year Samsung phones started exploding, but now many see them as the leader

Apple let their main competitor off the hook by releasing a new iPhone last