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Google will no longer force OEMs to pre-load their own media apps

The website Android Central said earlier this week that Google has altered its OEM

Barnes & Noble College issues crash fix update for Yuzu app

The release of version 2.0 of the Yuzu app from Barnes & Noble College

US soccer hero Carli Lloyd to have memoir published by HMH

Well, good for her, she deserves it. Carli Lloyd, the US women’s national soccer

Magazines

Defining the ‘standard’ for digital editions: is it quantity, quality, or something else?

Are publishers as proud of their digital editions as their print editions? Some say

SPH Magazines wins contract to publish inflight shopping magazines for DFASS Group

The in-flight magazines, KrisShop and SkyShop, can be found in the seat pockets of

Investors Chronicle updates iOS, Android apps, launching native digital editions for both tablets and smartphones

Published by The Financial Times Ltd, recently acquired by Japan’s largest media company, the

Newspapers

Los Angeles Herald Examiner building to be redeveloped – some 25 years after paper closed

Historic newspaper building, designed by Julia Morgan, the designer of Hearst Castle, will finally

She’s back: Rebekah Brooks named Chief Executive Officer at News UK

Brooks replaces Mike Darcey, who served as CEO after three years while the company

For Gannett, creating ‘next generation media company’ means pushing out older staff

The recently spin-out newspaper division of Gannett (the new company retained the Gannett name)

People

Dylan Byers to move from Politico to CNN as senior reporter for media and politics

Byers leaves Politico after nearly four years where he was media reporter, previously having worked at

Children’s publisher Scholastic names Ron Mirr, Senior VP of Learning Supports & FACE

Publisher has also appointed Tonya Leslie, VP & Publisher of Learning Supports & FACE,

James McCusker appointed executive vice president and chief revenue officer at Dex Media

Previously, McCusker served as the company’s vice president of expansion channel sales DALLAS, Texas –

Technology

Updates: Amazon adds video downloading to Instant Video; Mag+ updates Reviewer app

The month of August is now history, and so tech sites will now set

iPhone hack not a big deal says security software company, but tech sites play it up anyways

It wouldn’t be big news to read of another Android or Windows hack, but

Cisco announces partnership with Apple to create fast lane for iOS devices

Cisco will deliver experiences specially optimized for iOS across mobile, cloud, and premises-based collaboration