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Exact Editions has a new promotional tool: a title showcase. This is a web site in which four titles are displayed each week, with one complete issue of each magazine available for online inspection and reading. Click on the front cover and you will jump into a complete issue that can be navigated, read, bookmarked and searched with the Exact Editions web reader app. The obvious use of this showcase tool, for Exact Editions, is as a target … Keep Reading
Ebony with its sister publication Jet were the pre-eminent popular magazines of American black culture. They were founded and owned by the Johnson Publishing company of Chicago but in recent years have foundered with falling circulation and a difficulty in transitioning to a digital or multi-media strategy. The Johnson Publishing company filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy in April and put all its assets up for sale.
The good-news side of this sad story is that among the assets was … Keep Reading
One of the consequences of the development of cloud services such as Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud is that highly reliable, global, scaleable and affordable computing solutions are available to relatively small outfits. These developments make it very practical to provide new specialised services and solutions to existing players. Frederic Filloux has been one of the steadiest commentators on digital news developments since the launch of the iPhone. In his latest posts he maintains that it continues … Keep Reading