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Facetime: Fall Fetes Featuring Award Winners and Heavy Hitters

Magazines celebrated their fall issues with star-studded cocktail parties; Adweek’s Media Plan of the Year presented by The Trade Desk brought out media’s heavy hitters, and NBCUniversal celebrated the Emmys […]

First Mover: Bill Phillips

Specs Age 43 New gig Editor in chief, Men’s Health Old gig Editor of MensHealth.com

Apple’s Newsstand Boosting Mag Sales, but Will It Last?

Finally, publishers have a reason to cheer Apple. In the 10 days since Apple launched its Newsstand for the iPad and iPhone, many are reporting big spikes in sales of their digital editions.Ease of discovery is a big reason for the sales increase; titles are now collected in one place rather than being scattered all over the iTunes store as they were in the past.

Will New Apple Chief Mean Shift for Publishers?

Apple, its products adored by consumers all over, has nonetheless had a complicated relationship with publishers, who have battled with the tech giant over its intractable position involving the sale of content on its devices.

Bonnier Revs Up Magazine Licensing Efforts

Bonnier Corp., publisher of Popular Science and Parenting, has been buying up print in recent years, absorbing Time Inc.’s enthusiast magazines and smaller acquisitions like Working Mother Media and then-Hachette Filipacchi Media’s