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Book Publishing

Apple updates iBooks Author, adds in support for importing ePub and InDesign files

Update also allows designers to set their media to auto-play, and for readers to

Meredith wins deal to manage business side of Martha Stewart magazine publishing

Meredith will lead sales and marketing, circulation, production, and other non-editorial functions of Martha

Book self-publishing services site, Reedsy, opens up its user profile pages of early members

Each Monday (and very often on Tuesday!) TNM looks at books and book publishing

Magazines

MPA releases September stats from its Magazine Media 360° Brand Audience Report

The MPA – The Association of Magazine Media today released the second Magazine Media

Wednesday column: Using the iTunes Newsstand to promote digital subscriptions

Each Wednesday, Talking New Media invites digital publishing leaders to discuss industry topics, or

Test, test, test: a quick way way to lose digital readers (or never sell them) is through a buggy app

New versions of iOS, third party subscription services, and the failure to test an

Newspapers

Postmedia’s Montreal Gazette launches Apple Newsstand afternoon tablet magazine

New iPad-only magazine will appear every Monday through Friday at 6pm, with subscriptions free

Advance moves printing of The Times-Picayune to Mobile plant, 100+ to lose jobs

The printing facility of The Times-Picayune (New Orleans) will be shutdown and printing for

People

NYLON Media names Paul Greenberg its new CEO

Greenberg was previously CEO of CollegeHumor, and before that President, Digital, Lifestyle Group at Time

Valerie Cortés named publisher at Boston Review

Prior to joining Boston Review, Cortés irculation and Marketing Director for Bookforum and Artforum Press

Former Pitchfork staffer Larry Fitzmaurice joins The Fader as news editor

Also joining the music and culture publication are Zara Golden as staff writer, and

Technology

Image editing app, Pixelmator released for iPad, priced $4.99

One of the demonstrations that was part of the Apple iPad event last week

Barnes & Noble introduces new NOOK branded version of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 4

The book retailer Barnes & Noble today released a new NOOK branded version of

Adobe and Nielsen team up to create new cross-platform system for measuring digital content

Nielsen’s Digital Content Ratings, Powered by Adobe will launch in 2015 and Nielsen’s Digital