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Conde Nast CEO Chuck Townsend Explains The Latest Re-Org: Interview, Memo

Intro: “This (re-org) is not driven by the economy. It’s not driven by expense management. It’s not driven by cost management. This is driven by the market,” Townsend said. “It’s about making a move at the right point in time … Continue reading

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The Nook Color Might Be a Better Android Tablet Than We Thought

Intro: The Nook Color’s built on top of Android, but seemed crippled in its potential to be a killer Android tablet by the way it’d run apps. Well, the reality is, it could be a solid little Android tablet after … Continue reading

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Washington Post Tells Journalists Not To Engage on Twitter

Intro: The Washington Post sent a memo to its staffers telling journalists not to answer critics from Post-branded Twitter accounts or to use their personal accounts to “speak on behalf of the Post.” My Take: VERY interesting debate. Even if … Continue reading

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Kobo Store Gets Digital Magazine and Newspaper Subscriptions

Key Point: Kobo’s news stand is similar in scope and pricing as those offerings from competitors Barnes & Noble and Amazon.com, which both offer wirelessly delivered newspaper and magazine subscriptions. Titles are typically priced identically across the various stores. The difference … Continue reading

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“Peter Rabbit” for iPad Delivers Interactive Twist to Classic Tale

Intro: Thanks to rapid developments in consumer technology — namely, large-format touchscreen devices like the iPad, and soon, Android, BlackBerry 6 and Windows 7-based tablets — the definition of the e-book is quickly evolving. Soon, the word “e-book” will no … Continue reading

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Mobile Guide: information and curation from a Carrier in Belgium (Orange Group)

Intro: Mobistar, Belgian Carrier belonging to the Orange Group, sponsorises this blog (soon to come e-commerce site?) about Mobile News in order to raise awareness on Mobile Internet. My take: smart “branded utility” initiative. Too bad we haven’t been able … Continue reading

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Pearson raises full-year earnings forecast

Intro: Publisher reports growth in digital sector, sustained boost in advertising at Financial Times and rising ebook sales My take: Smart players from traditional media can make a good use of digital. I advice the ones that just “don’t understand … Continue reading

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