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October 2001

October 31, 2001
· Random House Launches Children's Ebooks
· CliffsNotes Become Ebooks
· National Geographic and America Online Sign Agreement
· New York Times Launches Downloadable Electronic Edition
· Ecookbooks.com Announces Affiliate Deal With Epicurious.com
· Dynamic Media to Launch American Life, DVD Magazine

October 26, 2001
· Primedia Announces Hiring and Salary Freeze
· Publishing Industry Soundbytes
· Reedy River Press Debuts PC Teach It Magazine

October 24, 2001
· Barnes & Noble.com Digital Releases First List of Books
· Publishing Industry Soundbytes
· Zinio Launches Digital Magazine Services
· Houghton Mifflin Expands Online Textbook Offerings
· Ziff Davis Media Launches Baseline Magazine

October 19, 2001
· Brill's Content Closes and Primedia Acquires Inside
· Franklin Takes Equity Stake in MobiPocket.com
· Information Today Acquires Online Magazine
· Crain Ceases Publication of Automotive News International
· CMP Media Launches EE Times Networks

October 17, 2001
· Time Inc. Completes Acquisition of IPC Media
· Publishing Industry Soundbytes
· Atlanta Journal, Atlanta Constitution to Combine
· Universal Music Group, Penguin Putnam Launch InsideSessions
· iUniverse Secures Additional Funding
· Universal Studios Launches the Jurassic Park Institute
· MarketResearch.com Signs Distribution Deal with Amazon.com

October 12, 2001
· Amazon Launches Look Inside the Book Feature
· Publishing Industry Soundbytes
· Ziff Davis Discontinues Expedia Travels Magazine
· Frankfurt Ebook Award Winners Announced
· Lynne Cheney to Publish Children's Book About America
· Aviation Week Launches Homeland Security and Defense Initiative
· Windows 2000 Magazine Will Become Windows & .NET Magazine
· Windows Developer's Journal Becomes Windows Developer Magazine

October 10, 2001
· 101communications Launches Magazine for Software Developers
· Publishing Industry Soundbytes
· OverDrive Adds PDF Support And MightyWords Content

October 4, 2001
· Mademoiselle Ceases Publication
· Publishing Industry Soundbytes
· HarperCollins Launches Fourth Estate in the U.S.
· NYTimes.com Launches Financial Email Newsletter
· O'Reilly and Pearson Launch Safari Books Online
· TechTarget to Launch Storage Magazine
· Wall Street Journal Launches CollegeJournal.com
· Chalkboard Network and CMP Books Announce Partnership

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