The Association of Magazine Media

Monday, November 16, 2015

Media, Here and Abroad, Mobilize Quickly to Cover Paris Attacks
Media outlets quickly mobilized to cover Friday's terrorist attacks in Paris, with newspapers rolling out historic editions and TV networks racing to adjust their weekend coverage plans.
Coverage: Facebook, Twitter connect users after Paris attacks
As details of the tragedy unfolded throughout the night, people took to their social media pages to look for updates not only about the news but their loved ones’ safety.
Scott Kirsner on Innovation Leader’s New Print Launch
Boston Globe columnist and Innovation Leader co-founder detailed the new launch and gave some insight on why, in today's market, a print launch made sense for Innovation Leader
Brides' EIC Keija Minor Is a 'Most Compelling' Woman in Travel
Minor joins pilots, travel and hotel executives, a banker, a wine steward and South Korea president Park Geun-Hye in this eclectic group of 20 women cited in the November 2015 Premier Traveler –the bimonthly trade magazine for people "on the go."
AARP Tells Millennial Media Buyers It's the 'Obvi' Place to Advertise ('Duh')
AARP is going after the millennials prevalent in media buying and planning with a campaign using slang it hopes resonates with them: "OMG," "Duh" and "Obvi."
Watchphones are Coming: Google updates Android Wear with Cellular Connectivity
The Android Wear smartwatch platform continues to evolve, and in the latest update from Google, it looks like we’ll be seeing a lot more watch phones coming soon.
Letters to Linda Wells: The Industry Shows the Love
Forrester's 2016 Predictions: Audience And Viewership Aren't The Same Thing
Tipsy, A Simple Chrome Extension, Bets on Readers who Want to Pay a Little for the Content they Consume
To Improve Ad Quality, This Sports Publisher Cut 35% of its Web Impressions
Register today for the MPA Biennial Research Symposium on Dec. 3, featuring groundbreaking research from the recent Print and Digital Research Forum (PDRF) in London. Complimentary for MPA/ASME members. Hearst Tower, NYC. Dec. 3.
"What Can Neuroscience Tell Us About Why Print Magazine Advertising Works" explains how consumers' brains respond differently to print and digital environments. Hosted by Scott McDonald, Ph.D., President NOMOS Research. Tuesday, December 8, 2015 - 12:00PM-1:00PM ET
The Ellie Awards 2016 Call for Entries is now posted at Founded in 1966, the Ellies are one of the most sought-after awards in print and digital journalism—every year nearly 1,800 entries are submitted. More than 100 finalists and winners will be honored at the Annual Ellie Awards Dinner, hosted by ASME, at the Grand Hyatt New York on Monday, February 1, 2016.
December 03, 2015
Hearst Tower
February 01 - 02, 2016
Grand Hyatt New York
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In Nylon: The unthinkable happened last night at UFC 193 in Melbourne, Australia, when Ronda Rousey, whose aura of invincibilty had permeated the national consciousness, lost the first fight of her already mythic career at the hands of challenger Holly Holm.