The Association of Magazine Media

Wednesday, December 30, 2015

The MPA Daily News Roundup will return on Monday January 4. A Happy New Year to all.
Joe Ripp Addresses Time Inc.’s Year
Time Inc. CEO Joe Ripp has sent his “year in review” memo to staffers. Here are some highlights followed by the full note.
National Geographic Magazine Reveals 2015 Winners of Prestigious Photography Competition
This year's Grand Prize Winner was James Smart who captured a jaw-dropping image of a tornado in action in Colorado entitled "dirt."
Latest New York Cover Inspired by The Past
The latest New York cover—featuring a tiny mayor Bill de Blasio—was inspired by a 1969 cover, featuring a gigantic image of former mayor John Lindsay.
Lauren Cohan Covers Shape
Lauren Cohan —better known as Maggie from AMC’s The Walking Dead, is Shape’s latest cover star. Inside the January/February issue, Cohan discusses how being a skinny kid made her self-conscious.
Saveur Magazine Editors Offer Soup, Comfort
The editors of Saveur magazine have released two new cookbooks: Italian Comfort Food and Soups and Stews.
The New York Times Magazine’s Best Photos of 2015
This year, to pick their favorites, the staff spread out tearsheets of their most memorable photos on a big table, then made one lightning-quick round of cuts and selections — led by Kathy Ryan, the director of photography.
Modern Luxury Closes Out 2015 with Chloë Grace Moretz, Silicon Valley Plans
Just before Christmas, the January/February issues of Modern Luxury’s city magazines started hitting newsstands. On the cover is actress Chloë Grace Moretz.
Why Are There No Staff Black Cartoonists at a Time When We Need Them Most?
5 Things We Learned about Ad Blocking in 2015
As Tech Landscape Evolves, CES Holds Execs' Interest
Facebook Tests Interest-Specific News Feeds on Mobile
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February 01 - 02, 2016
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