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Book Publishing

Editor of Black & White mag, TNM Digital Media author, to exhibit at CSU Channel Islands

Los Angeles-based photographer and editor, Dean Brierly, to have his work exhibited Sept. 2

Blurb announces new lower priced trade books options, Ingram initiative that expands global distribution potential

Each Monday (and occasionally on Tuesday!) TNM looks at books and book publishing –

Books on Monday: eBooks pricing battle – do you see yourself as an author or a publisher?

Each Monday TNM looks at books and book publishing – either a new book

Magazines

Playboy launches new website that downplays nudity, plays up social media appropriateness

Magazine founded in 1953 launches new website with ‘highly sharable’ content that is office

App updates: developers issue last updates before Apple iPhone event; GameInformer gets bug fix

Pandora and Spotify update iOS apps, fixing bugs and upgrading their service following Apple

Newspapers

NYPost updates iPad app while readers write scathing reviews; media coverage worth reading

Over 200 readers take the time to tell Rupert Murdoch’s tabloid exactly what they

Gannett’s nears completion of new app and website efforts for its local newspaper properties

New iPad, iPhone and Android apps replicate the content of the paper’s websites, while

amNewYork and USA Today get major updates to their smartphone and tablet apps

Both newspaper publishers make major changes to their app designs, but only Newsday’s amNewYork

People

Jeff Bezos names former Reagan Chief of Staff Fred Ryan new publisher at The Washington Post

Ryan was the founding CEO at Politico and replaces Katharine Weymouth beginning October 1 The

Hunter Lewis to become new editor at Time Inc.’s Cooking Light

Current Cooking Light editor Scott Mowbray to retire after 17-year career at Time Inc. Press

Kent Ebersole named VP and General Manager of Outdoor Group at Active Interest Media

Jeff Tkach also named Group Publisher of Yoga Journal and Vegetarian Times Press Release: Boulder, CO

Technology

Comcast adds cellular data streaming to XFINITY TV Go app

If you really want to burn through your data limit in less than a

comScore report shows digital consumers spending more time using mobile apps than desktop

comScore report claims the days of desktop dominance are over and more time spent

Uber releases API, becomes integrated with OpenTable, other mobile apps

The ride sharing company Uber is nothing if not relentless. While many observers are