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Time Names Ebola Fighters Person of the Year

Time has named the Ebola fighters as the Person of the Year for 2014. There are many of them risking their lives in West Africa as the world's worst Ebola outbreak in history persists. Journalists have also put their lives at risk covering the outbreak. Read more... December 10, 2014

USA Today to Cease Publishing USA Weekend

USA Today has announced that is going to cease publishing USA Weekend. The weekly newspaper Sunday insert is included in 600 newspapers every Sunday. The final issue of USA Weekend will be on Dec. 28th. Read more... December 9, 2014

Robb Report Acquired by Rockbridge Growth Equity

Rockbridge Growth Equity, a private equity firm based in Detroit, has acquired Robb Report from CurtCo. Robb Report is a well-known luxury lifestyle publication. Rockbridge is helmed by Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert. The November 2014 cover of the magazine is pictured above. Read more... December 7, 2014




Cat Fancy and Dog Fancy Become Catster and Dogster

Cat Fancy and Dog Fancy are going to undergo a major named change and become Catster and Dogster. I-5 Publishing acquired Catster and Dogster websites from Say Media earlier this year and acquired the Fancy magazines last year. This enabled this to give the magazines the new titles. Catster and Dogster also have online communities for pet owners. Read more... December 5, 2014

Meredith Publishes Eat This, Not That Magazine

Meredith Corporation has partnered with David Zinczenko, CEO of Galvanized, LLC to launch a new magazine called Eat This, Not That!. The magazine is based on the popular book franchise from Zinczenko and co-author Matt Goulding. It arrived on 80,000 newsstands nationwide on December 2. Read more... December 4, 2014

Scary Businessweek Cover Warns Ebola is Coming

Businessweek has a scary cover out this week. The bloodstained words on the cover of the latest issue of Bloomberg Businessweek warn "Ebola is Coming." Businessweek also published an article here about how the U.S. messed up in the battle against Ebola and why we lack a countermeasure against the virus, which is spreading out of control in three west African nations. Essentially, Ebola was not made a priority by the U.S. government and not enough money was thrown at coming up with a vaccine. Read more... September 24, 2014

Barnes & Noble to Spin Off Nook Business

Barnes & Noble has announced plans to separate its Nook tablet business. The company announced that its Board of Directors authorized management to go ahead with the Nook spin off. The company aims to complete the separation by the end of the first quarter of its next calendar year. Read more... June 26, 2014

Computerworld to Cease Publishing Print Edition

Computerworld has decided to end its print publication, which has been published since 1967. The technology magazine is published by International Data Group (IDG). The last issue will be published next week. Read more... June 21, 2014

Michelle Lee Named Editor-in-Chief of Nylon

Michelle Lee has been named the new editor-in-chief of Nylon and Nylon Guys magazines. The previous editor-in-chief of Nylon, co-founder Marvin Scott Jarrett, left when the magazine was sold to FashionIndie.com. Read more... June 19, 2014

Meredith Rollins Named Editor and Chief of Redbook Magazine

Meredith Rollins has been appointed editor and chief of Redbook magazine. She has been executive editor of the Hearst publication since 2010. Rollins replaces Jill Herzig, who was recently named editor in chief of Dr. Oz The Good Life. Rollins and Herzig worked together last year to redesign Redbook to focus on fashion, beauty and style. Read more... June 9, 2014



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