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Alloy Entertainment, a division of Warner Bros. Television Group, to launch digital-first imprint with Amazon Publishing

The new imprint, named Alloy Entertainment, will be part of Amazon Publishing’s Powered by

Shadows in the Vineyard: Hachette new release finds Amazon putting up obstacles

Books on Monday (and today on Tuesday) is where TNM looks at books and

Children’s book publisher, Scholastic, records strong revenue and income growth in full year earnings report

Total revenues in 2014 were $1.82 billion, an increase of 2% from $1.79 billion

Magazines

Bonnier to migrate their U.S. magazine apps to the Adobe Digital Publishing Suite

Swedish publisher’s U.S. titles include Popular Science, Saveur and Outdoor Life, and have been

App updates: music services Beats and Spotify rush to add features as battle wages for ears

Morning Brief: Time Inc. and Rogers Publishing update apps for major magazine brands; 120

Future plc sells off auto titles and Triathlon Plus to Kelsey Publishing Limited

The UK magazine publisher Future plc last week announced that it sold its auto

Newspapers

The New York Times Co. reports stable revenue, but income crashes due to investments

Advertising falls 4.1 percent in Q2, but is almost made up for by circulation,

NYT editorial calls for repeal of ban on marijuana, readers agree; update for WaPo Newsstand app centers on faster downloads

Morning Brief: Times editorial proves far less controversial with readers as vast majority of

McClatchy reports higher digital revenue, but overall ad revenue continue to decline leading to falling income

The newspaper publisher The McClatchy Company, publisher of the Miami Herald and Sacramento Bee,

People

Dave Hemmer named Managing Director, Sales at Aquafadas

Until recently, Hemmer was at Mag – first as U.S. Director of Sales, later

Joshua Topolsky leaves The Verge to become Chief Digital Content Officer at Bloomberg

The co-founder of The Verge, Josh Topolsky, is leaving the online tech site to

Penton’s Waste360 Group adds Renie Mayfield to national sales team

For eight years Mayfield was a Sales Manager at Primedia Business Magazines & Media,

Technology

Google launches Google Analytics app for the iPhone

The Internet company Google, which reports earnings today, has released a new iPhone app

Microsoft CEO swings the axe, says 18,000 jobs will be cut over the next year

Satya Nadella says move is designed to “realign our workforce” Last week’s rambling public

HomeFinder.com, launches Open Home Pro for Android tablet app

Since the release of the Open Home Pro iPad app in 2010, more than