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Android now powers 75% of all smartphones sold. Are we heading towards a Google monopoly?

Dollars, Sense, And 40 Billion Facebook Credits

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Editor’s note: Dean Alms is the VP of Marketing & Business Development at social entertainment company Milyoni. Follow him on Twitter @deanalms. Roughly 16 billion Facebook Credits were distributed and consumed in 2011. In 2012, I predict that the use of Facebook Credits will soar by three times to over...
Dollars, Sense, And 40 Billion Facebook Credits

How the Financial Times achieved a digitial milestone

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Five years ago I recall listening to the Financial Times's chief executive, John Ridding, as he outlined his paper's digital strategy. It was under way by then, of course, but the FT was moving faster and more enthusiastically than many papers - including its major global rival, the Wall Street...
How the Financial Times achieved a digitial milestone

New York Times paywall revenue will keep growing

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Traders who sold off NYT stock due to the global advertising slide are wrong - its circulation income will continue to increaseAt the NYT Company, in 10 years, the share of quarterly revenue attributed to circulation grew from less than 30% to more than half today... The stock market brutally punished...
New York Times paywall revenue will keep growing
Newspapers that aren't dying: Four success stories and four lessons

French business daily gives up on print

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La Tribune, the troubled French financial newspaper founded in 1985, has ceased daily newsprint publication.Its new owners, France Economie Régions and Hi-Média, say it will print a weekly issue from 6 April and publish daily news on its website.La Tribune, which had a circulation of about 75,000, was formerly owned...
French business daily gives up on print

New York Times explains decline in digital ad dollars, paywall plans

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The New York Times Co. raised eyebrows among media watchers this morning when it announced that online ad revenue had slid from a year ago. While the decline was a modest two percent and accompanied by good news on the circulation front, the drop is still worrisome for a news...
New York Times explains decline in digital ad dollars, paywall plans

eBay reports Q3 revenue of $3.4 billion and earnings per share of $0.55

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Today online payments and auctions giant eBay posted third quarter revenues of $3.4 billion and earnings per share of $0.55. Analysts had expected earnings per share of 54 cents on revenues of $3.41 billion. A whisper estimate of $0.56 was also in circulation. The company met those exceptions. On the day, the company’s stock was...
eBay reports Q3 revenue of $3.4 billion and earnings per share of $0.55

Readers Pay More For New York Times, Advertisers Pay Less

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Give the New York Times credit for consistency: All year long, it has been recording a declining ad business and a growing consumer business, and that’s what it reported again today. The Times says ad sales dropped 8.9 percent last quarter, while circulation revenues climbed 7.4 percent. The Times blames the...
Readers Pay More For New York Times, Advertisers Pay Less
Fab expands Indian ties with new funding deal from Times of India

Newspaper Ethics Scandal Has Not Yet Hurt Sun Sales

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While the UK’s media ethics furore ended up closing the News Of The World last year, how did News Corp.‘s next-best-selling UK newspaper fare? Figures show The Sun lost 15 percent of its circulation (470,979) through the last 12 months… But don’t go thinking negative perception radiating from its...
Newspaper Ethics Scandal Has Not Yet Hurt Sun Sales

New Digital Magazine App Launches on Wednesday

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Next Issue Media, the joint venture of five magazine and newspaper publishers to create a storefront for their tablet editions, will launch its long-awaited newsstand app on Wednesday. Some of the magazines that will be available in Next Issue Media’s mobile app. The first version of the app will have...
New Digital Magazine App Launches on Wednesday
Brazilian newspapers yank content from Google News, blame lack of compensation
Digital magazine numbers have doubled, but only make up one percent of overall sales
The New York Times Reports a Digital Success Story

The Economist unbundles digital from print subscriptions

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For a 170-year-old magazine, The Economist has been surprisingly nimble in navigating the digital age. That’s why it’s worth noting the venerable UK publication’s latest business move — charging a premium to new print subscribers who want digital access to the magazine. “We’ve got three choices now. There’s a print-only,...
The Economist unbundles digital from print subscriptions
These 5 Mobile Video Data Points Will Blow Your Mind

One downside of paywalls: Where does your growth come from?

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Anyone who has been following the debate around newspaper paywalls probably knows I am not a big fan of them as a strategy, for a number of reasons. While I admit they can bring in additional cash — and that can make a big difference for companies that have seen...
One downside of paywalls: Where does your growth come from?

Samsung Giveth And Taketh Away Ice Cream Sandwich For The Galaxy S II

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Oh, how Galaxy S II owners’ hearts must have swelled last night! Samsung’s Filipino arm let slip on their news portal late yesterday that the long-awaited Ice Cream Sandwich update would be made available to owners of the international Galaxy S II on March 10. Sure, it would be all...
Samsung Giveth And Taketh Away Ice Cream Sandwich For The Galaxy S II

Publishers Show Yet Again How To Make Money By Reducing The Price To Zero

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One of the slogans of the copyright industries is that you can't make money from giving things away. Unfortunately for them, examples just keep coming up showing that's simply not true. Techdirt wrote about the interesting case of the London Evening Standard back in 2009, shortly after its new owner...
Publishers Show Yet Again How To Make Money By Reducing The Price To Zero
Total Bitcoin value passes $1 billion

Johnston Press takes ad revenue hit

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Regional publisher reports ad revenue fall of 9% and announces partnership with used car sales portalJohnston Press has reported total advertising revenues down 9% in the year to 17 May, and is to launch an online used car sales service across its 223 local newspaper websites in partnership with Motors.co.uk.Johnston...
Johnston Press takes ad revenue hit

Facebook’s next big move: a paywall?

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Facebook’s IPO filing yesterday comes after a highly  successful 2011 — $3.7 billion in revenue, $1 billion in profit according to recent reports. Yet, as the world eagerly awaits the opportunity to invest in the social networking giant, it’s worth asking, where does Facebook go after the FB ticker starts...
Facebook’s next big move: a paywall?

Reader's Digest Is Alive And Growing In The Digital World

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Hey, remember Reader’s Digest? It’s a magazine that I remember seeing on lots of shelves when I was growing up. Now Editor in Chief Liz Vaccariello tells me that the magazine has undergone a “digital transformation”, especially this year, and it’s finding a growing audience on tablets, with digital sales...
Reader's Digest Is Alive And Growing In The Digital World

Marie Claire claims UK first with October issue to feature video ad

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Video ad for Dolce & Gabbana fragrance - which features music and is embedded on the page - to feature in October issueMarie Claire is claiming a UK first with the publication of a display advert featuring video content.The ad, for a fragrance from the luxury fashion label Dolce &...
Marie Claire claims UK first with October issue to feature video ad

$100 Bill Redesigned, Now Has Hidden Images

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Today the Treasury Department will reveal a redesigned $100 bill. The new design brings the bill in line with the smaller denominations that are already in circulation, and it adds a fancy new anti-counterfeiting measure called Motion that uses special threads to "create an optical illusion of images sliding...
$100 Bill Redesigned, Now Has Hidden Images

News Corp. to take up to $1.4-billion write-down

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News Corp. to take up to $1.4-billion write-down: Meg James on the very late Friday (before a holiday weekend, no less) announcement that News Corp. would write-down up to $1.4 billion due to the decaying value of its publishing assets: The company's U.S. publishing assets also contributed to the reduced...
News Corp. to take up to $1.4-billion write-down

Blog network Buzz Media acquires music magazine Spin

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Los Angeles-based entertainment blog network Buzz Media, which owns over 40 sites including Stereogum and Just Jared, has acquired music publication Spin, including its print magazine, website, iPad app and events business. It’s unclear whether Spin will survive as a print magazine. A Buzz Media spokeswoman told me “what first...
Blog network Buzz Media acquires music magazine Spin

RT @samfromwgtn: The FT just stopped audited their circulation... "We intend compete on quality, not volume." http://bit.ly/aMswFA

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RT @samfromwgtn: The FT just stopped audited their circulation... "We intend compete on quality, not volume." http://bit.ly/aMswFA

Audit Bureau Of Circulations Endorses Meaningful Metrics On Digital Mags

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The Audit Bureau of Circulations is hoping to make its reporting more relevant to an e-reading age with a new set of standards requiring much more detailed reporting of digital magazine sales. ABC’s board of directors has endorsed a new reporting format that would require large consumer magazine publishers...
Audit Bureau Of Circulations Endorses Meaningful Metrics On Digital Mags
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