The Association of Magazine Media

Monday, July 22, 2013

Time Warner Names Joseph Ripp CEO of Time Inc.
Ripp is CEO of OneSource Information Services, a business information provider. He previously held a series of posts at Time Warner and Time Inc., which he joined in 1985.
A Cook-Off Among Chefs to Join Delta’s Kitchen
Delta Air Lines and Food & Wine have joined forces to create a cooking contest featuring some of the magazine's "Best New Chefs" to identify the next chef on Delta’s culinary team.
Royal Baby Expected to Be a Boon for Celebrity Weeklies
People is the only other U.S.-based celebrity weekly besides US Weekly with access to the private area outside the hospital.
The Role of Print into Today's Media Economy
Scarlet Fu recaps her interview with Meredith Corp. chairman & CEO Stephen Lacy on the health of the print magazine business as the company starts a new magazine.
On the Record with SI’s Peter King
Expect Labs Nabs IDG and Liberty Global As Strategic Investors, Says iPad App Launch Is in the Works
GQ, Flavorpill and Farrar, Straus & Giroux Host a Series of Unconventional Book Parties
David Carr: Behind Rolling Stone’s Cover, a Story Worth Reading
Michael Scherer Named TIME Washington Bureau Chief
Commentary: A Look at Nepotism and Gus Wenner's Rise at Rolling Stone
Meg Wolitzer's Summer As a Mademoiselle Guest Editor
On the Newsstand: "Tween" the Pages
Mainstream Media's Foray into Sponsored Tweets
Native Advertising: It's All About the Execution
Ads Above the Fold Are Not More Viewable
"Worst Page on the Internet" Has 90 Ad Units
Can These Augmented-Reality Move Beyond the Gimmicks?
Jumio Study on Consumer Smartphone Addiction
Apple Tests Larger Screens for iPhones, iPads
Cable TV to the Rescue: Will the “Quality” Subscription Model Work for Books, Movies, Music?
Forget Second-Screen Apps. Today, the TV is the Second Screen
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