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Death of Print

Huge: NY Magazine Goes Biweekly

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 02.01.2014 | Media

In another sign of the continual troubles facing the print media world, New York magazine announced Monday that it will switch to a biweekly publishin...

Do You Still Read Print Publications? (POLL)

Posted 10.19.2012 | MarloThomas

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Do Kids Know How To Use An Encyclopedia?

Posted 03.16.2012 | Parents

This week's Family Dinner Table Talk, from HuffPost and The Family Dinner book: Once upon a time, people used thick, heavy reference books to look ...

Are We Suffering From eReader Fatigue?

| Posted 02.08.2012 | Books

By Holly Robinson for IndieReader.com Jocelyn Kelley loves the heft of a book in her hands and the physical act of turning pages. “Flipping the p...

Rupert Murdoch Takes Over the Times

Tony Hendra | Posted 08.09.2011 | Comedy
Tony Hendra

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The Next Big Media Battle: Publishers vs. Ad Agencies

Kirk Cheyfitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Kirk Cheyfitz

The media business has been in chaos for a decade, and there's more coming.

Newspaper Pay Walls: A History Littered with Disaster Says HuffPo CEO

Tom Johansmeyer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Tom Johansmeyer

ntil time passes and we can arrive at an answer, the debate will continue over whether an ad-driven business without a subscription component can create considerable value.

Death of Print? Not in North Korea!

Tom Johansmeyer | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Tom Johansmeyer

If you thought circulation dives and ad revenue anguish were problems across the print media industry, you clearly haven't looked at the entire market. Print is alive and well in North Korea.

Ex-Google, Bing Engineers To Build 'Newspaper Of The Future'

techcrunch.com | Robin Wauters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Today, [Hawthorne Labs] released their first application, dubbed APOLLO, for the iPad [...]. Their lofty ambition is to become the number one daily de...

Proof: Print Is Not Dead!

Zondra Hughes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Zondra Hughes

A melting pot of journos, bloggers, broadcasters and--gasp! even those pampered publicists -- converged on recently to celebrate the relaunch of Monarch Magazine.

The Neuron, the Ant, and the Novel

Arthur Rosenfeld | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Arthur Rosenfeld

if we don't appreciate (read protect and remunerate) creative folks, they are likely to leave the collective and either start their own or huddle, disgruntled and resentful, on the outskirts of ours.

The Beginning of the End... of Paper Books

Andrew Zack | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Andrew Zack

If you aren't actually in publishing, don't own an eBook reader, and haven't tried to buy a book published by Macmillan from Amazon this week, you likely weren't aware that war had broken out.

Boston Globe's Future Unclear As Sale Deadline Passes

nytimes.com | RICHARD PEREZ-PENA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Prospective buyers of The Boston Globe faced a Friday deadline for submitting firm bids, but it remained unclear what would happen next -- or even whe...

Is Journalism Going Through Its Own Reformation?

Alexander Howard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Alexander Howard

The traditional "high priests of journalism" -- newspaper and magazine editors -- controlled what was covered. No more, or at least not in online news.

Life After Print: URB Magazine 2.0

Raymond Leon Roker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Raymond Leon Roker

While many have quickly lamented URB's print hiatus or reminisced about our long legacy, there is also an unfortunate feeding frenzy on even the hint of print's presumed, imminent demise.

Please Stop Whining About The "Death Of Journalism"

Henry Blodget | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Henry Blodget

The Internet is doing to the news business the same thing it has done to dozens of other industries: disrupting it. As always, this disruption is painful, but it's not necessarily bad.

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Apple Tablet Triumphalism Unleashed

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

As the first few days of 2010 unfold, the media world is heatedly debating whether or not the forthcoming Apple iSlate will finally "save journalism."...

Ask a Panicked Print Media Executive

Steve Ross | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Steve Ross

I used to eat at Michaels, front of the room, with the likes of Joan Didion and David Brooks. Now I'm packing peanut butter and banana sandwiches, and shudder every time the phone rings.

Are Obituaries Obsolete?

Anna Jane Grossman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Anna Jane Grossman

I don't need to wait until the morning papers to get the full life stories of dead luminaries. In fact, I don't even need to wait until they are dead.

Dead Media? Not So Fast, Bub

Stanley Bing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Stanley Bing

You go to an airport and all you see is magazines. Even the books look like magazines. There are at least seven separate magazines still interested in Jon and Kate. Dead? Magazines? Who says so? The Internet.

Confessions Of A Roller-Coaster Addict

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Steve Rosenbaum

The roller-coaster requires thinking that is more about innovation than protecting your core audience. It's about acknowledging a fundamental change in media makers and consumers.

Culture Clash

Kevin Naff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Kevin Naff

Launching a major newspaper web site in 1996 offered hints of the trouble to come.

Thanks The New Republic!

Amitai Etzioni | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Amitai Etzioni

I am grateful to The New Republic for providing the space for long essays on complex subjects.

On the Nomination of Sonia Sotomayor

Sen. Patrick Leahy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sen. Patrick Leahy

Having a Supreme Court that better reflects the diversity of America helps ensure that we keep faith with the words over the entrance of the Supreme Court: "Equal justice under law."

Sonia's Wiki Wonder

Marty Kaplan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Marty Kaplan

Seconds after the networks say that it's Sotomayor, her Wikipedia entry is updated. The newspapers in my driveway can't do that; that's why on-paper distribution is dying.