Have you ever wondered what books the heads of Amazon, Facebook, and Google read? CEO.com and DOMO partnered together to create an infographic called “The CEO Bookshelf.” This piece showcases the reading preferences of 22 high-profile...Show More Summary
For years, we've discussed that while cord cutting is a very real (though slow growing) phenomenon, the broadcast and cable industry has done its best to pretend that it doesn't exist. For years, the industry blamed the slowly defecting...Show More Summary
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This year I'm presenting a selection of 40 holiday gift books from the same number of publishers, presented alphabetically in chunks of 10. The book covers provide more information and links to Amazon, while the book titles are linked to the publishers' websites. Show More Summary
This week, Amazon is hiring a vice president of programming, a fashion copywriter, a fashion merchandising manager, an associate publisher and a men’s marketing manager for East Dane. Get the scoop on these openings below, and find additional...Show More Summary
Aereo announced bankruptcy, SiriusXM loses yet another pre-1972 music challenge and Amazon to make a move in streaming video.
Amazon Web Services says it will source 100 percent renewable energy for its global infrastructure. The company doesn’t give a timeframe for achieving this goal. Amazon has come under fire from Greenpeace for powering its infrastructure with polluting energy sources, unlike its high-tech rivals Google, Rackspace, Apple and Facebook that have all committed to 100 […]
Amazon and Hachette find common ground, Oracle and SAP also settle their case but the Twilight one is just beginning to heat up.
Jeffrey Bezos has finally brought Amazon and The Washington Post together. The two companies will collaborate for the first time since the Amazon founder bought The Post for $250 million a year ago. Kindle owners will be receiving a full 6-month digital subscription to The Washington Post for free. Show More Summary
Your options for furnishing the cell of Charles Manson and/or the nearby hovel of his future bride have expanded somewhat. This is according to RegistryFinder.com, which is the sort of thing I was hoping my colleague Amy would know about,... ...Show More Summary
Ratings giant Nielsen has devised a way to get a grip, albeit a restricted one, on measuring viewership for streaming shows online — providing a glimpse into the performance of shows on Netflix and Amazon.
This week, Amazon is hiring a senior account executive, an associate publisher and a senior marketing manager. Meanwhile, Macmillan is seeking a senior publicist, and Random House is on the hunt for a product manager for Fodors.com.Show More Summary
My new book, The Guide to the Future of Medicine, is available in paperback and Kindle formats. Here is the description made by Amazon: A few short years ago, it would have been hard to imagine that exoskeletons could enable paralyzed people to walk again; that billions of people would rely on social media for information; […]
Nielsen plans to start measuring SVOD services next month for the first time, The Wall Street Journal reports, citing the company's client documents. Nielsen meters can measure viewership without the OK from Netflix, Amazon Prime and the like — by analyzing a program's audio components to identify which shows are being streamed. Show More Summary
For the past few months, we've been following the whole Amazon / Hachette contract dispute that was full of ridiculous misinformation and economic ignorance. It was interesting to see such a fight play out in public, though it was also a reminder that oftentimes, such public fights become public due to misinformation campaigns. Show More Summary
Amazon And Hachette Reach A Deal On E-Book Pricing http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/11/13/363794096/amazon-and-hachette-reach-a-deal-on...
Hachette Book Group and Amazon have established a new multi-year agreement. The two companies have been locked in a dispute since April 2014. This contract will dictate the terms and conditions for eBook and print sales within the United States starting in early 2015. Show More Summary
The battle between Hachette Book Group and Amazon is over. The companies today announced they've reached a new, multi-year agreement for ebook and print sales in the U.S. The new ebook terms will take effect early in 2015. Under theShow More Summary
Amazon plans 3 more Denny Triangle buildings. ($) Better signaling coming to the Mercer corridor? Waterfront condo owners sue to stop the roadway ramp planned to connect Alaskan Way to Elliott. ($) TCC Director Rob Johnson officially throws his hat into ring for City Council, running in NE Seattle’s District 4 against Jean Godden and […]
With the birth of Netflix, Amazon and the continuation of YouTube's skyrocketing success, web-based series are becoming ever more popular. Orange Is The New Black, Transparent and House of Cards are just a few web-based series that have become smash hits. Show More Summary