Mother Jones, the independent, nonprofit newsmagazine, has always been about holding those in power accountable for their actions. Since its inception in 1976, this fearless pub has done just that. Remember Mitt Romney’s infamous ‘47 percent‘ video? That was uncovered by David Corn, MoJo’s Washington D.C. Show More Summary
A federal court has dropped an antitrust lawsuit filed by independent booksellers against Amazon and the big six publishers, which alleged that the groups created a monopoly by signing deals that required the use of DRM on eBooks sold...Show More Summary
Morgan Davies, an editor, hopes to raise $40,000 to launch “Big Bang Press.” This small independent publisher will focus on acquiring manuscripts written by fan fiction writers. Follow this link to read excerpts from some of the books they plan to publish. Show More Summary
Optivite UK's largest independent animal nutrition company has appointed Jason Nightingale as their new International Marketing Manager.
Deadline’s International Editor Nancy Tartaglione talks in this week’s podcast with host David Bloom about winnin’ time on the Continent, as the prizes are handed out in the British Independent Film Awards and the European Film Awards,...Show More Summary
Swire Coca-Cola’s, the third largest independent bottler in the US, has implemented several water management initiatives as part of its ongoing effort to return to nature an amount of water equivalent to what the company uses in the production and bottling of its beverages. The company, which produces and distributes Coca-Cola products, Minute Maid, Dasani, […]
…the White House routinely excluded news photographers from sessions with the president and then released photographs of the events, usually taken by Mr. Souza. “You are, in effect, replacing independent journalism with visual press releases,”… via NYTimes.com. Show More Summary
The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) said that small business confidence edged slightly higher last month. The Small BusinessRead the Rest...
The Music Business Association (formerly NARM and digitalmusic.org) has added Glenn Dicker, co-owner of Redeye Incorporated, and Dave Zierler, President of INgrooves Music Group, to its Board of Directors. These two independent distribution representatives expand the Music Biz Board to 18 members from different sectors of the music industry. Show More Summary
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The North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) and the California Independent System Operator Corporation (CAISO) have issued a joint report confirming energy storage as an integral component of California’s future electric grid. via CA ISO, NERC examine energy storage role in California – FierceEnergy.
Stephen Kadenacy, executive vice president and chief financial officer of Aecom Technology Corp. to Join ABM Board
The Daily Beast profiles Lisa Kennedy Montgomery, who will debut her new Fox Business show, “The Independents,” tonight in primetime. Kennedy talks about the beginnings of her friendship with fellow FBN anchor John Stossel: The Independents will air Monday through Wednesday and Friday, with Thursday’s 9 p.m. Show More Summary
I woke up in Harare, Zimbabwe to the news of Mandela's death. Two newspapers sat outside my door, NewsDay, an independent paper, and The Herald, the official newspaper of Zimbabwe. NewsDay, an independent paper, had no article about Mandela since it had been printed before the announcement the previous night. Show More Summary
Shades of HAL! CDBS may be developing a mind of its own. We all remember HAL, the creepy monotone computer from 2001: A Space Odyssey that developed an unpleasant independent streak. (Click here for a clip of HAL’s big scene.) Science fiction, right? Maybe not. Show More Summary
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The game is ever changing for independent artists entering the new music business. It's important that you understand your role as well as the roles of others in order to break into this world successfully and professionally. Matthew...Show More Summary
Long before I decided to write a book about the New Haven Independent, I knew who Paul Bass was. The New Haven Advocate, like The Boston Phoenix, was one of the crown jewels in the world of alternative weeklies. Bass, who spent much of his long stint at the Advocate as its chief political columnist, […]