The Association of Magazine Media

Tuesday, July 9, 2013

Back in Black: Forbes’ Own Champion of Innovation
How Meredith Levien, Forbes’ chief revenue officer, orchestrated the company’s recent turnaround.
Hearst Corp. Names Mike Smith and Mike Dushane Digital Media VPs
Mike Smith was named Hearst Magazines Digital Media (HMDM) VP/revenue platforms and operations on July 8th.
Taking Note of Note-Taking
Lydia Belanger, interning at AARP The Magazine, praises the humble, taken-for-granted, but completely reliable, 6-by-9-inch stenographer's notebook, the weapon of choice for many a writer across the decades.
Get Your MoSo On: Mobile Rises, Desktop Falls
Here Comes Big Content
Digital vs. Print? Which is Better and Why?
Ford Sponsors The Essence Festival
Harper's Magazine Is Ready for the Digital Revolution
The Economist: Magazine Industry Island of Profit
F+W Media Introduces, the Netflix for Crafters
Boom: A Journal of California, Aims to Bridge Academia and Journalism
The First Photos from ESPN the Magazine’s Body Issue Are Here
Magazine Ready, -Except the Marriage
Charles Townsend Extends Contract with Condé Nast
Inventor and Computing Pioneer Douglas Engelbart Has Died at Age 88
In Ecuador, a Magazine’s Death Comes Amid Questions
Der Spiegel Publishes Portion of Snowden Vetting Interview
Maryland Life Magazine to Cease Publication
Amazon’s Publisher Ambitions Target Comics With New “Jet City” Imprint Launch
iOS Gains on Android in U.S.
Microsoft Likely Buyer of Nook
The Cloudy View on Viewability
Prss Is Trying to Design the iPad Publishing App that Apple Never Built
The Voice of the Customer in the Digital Age
Ingram: If You Don’t Like the Chaos of Breaking news, -Stay off Twitter
Global Mobile Advertising Topped $8.9B & Jumped 83% in 2012, -Thanks to Smartphone Boom
Up to 25% of Internet Users Set "Do Not Track"
P&G Slashed Beauty Ad Spending In 2012, But Cleaned Up in Household Products
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October 22 - 23, 2013
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Forbes takes a look at the most well known athletes of our time, and assembles a slideshow based on rarley used criteria: Which ten pro athletes got the biggest thumbs down.