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Royal Wedding Provides $31 Million for Magazines 'People' comes out as big winner

The royal wedding generated an estimated $13 million in incremental retail sales for magazines, a much-needed boost at a time of an otherwise fragile newsstand environment. Magazine Information Network, a clearinghouse…

June 27, 2011, 10:15 AM EDT

Digital Media Went Wedding Crazy United States created the most buzz about the big day

Digital media came out in full force to promote coverage of Friday’s royal nuptials, and social media users matched it with a mania for all things Wills and Kate. Although 42…

April 29, 2011, 2:45 PM EDT

U.K.'s Evening Standard to Print First Royal Wedding Pics Paper will break tradition of not publishing on bank holidays

The U.K. Evening Standard newspaper will break its tradition of not publishing on bank holidays (it hasn’t done so in 50 years) in order to be the first paper to…

April 28, 2011, 9:32 AM EDT

Will the Royals Break the Internet? Streaming wedding will test YouTube

The much-anticipated Royal Wedding is almost upon us, and the tech world is watching closely to see just how much live streaming Will and Kate the Internet can handle. YouTube's…

April 28, 2011, 4:13 AM EDT

Post-it Notes Jot Down Their Love for William & Kate

Post-it is putting up giant yellow notes around London wishing Prince William and Kate Middleton a long and happy marriage together. Because, you know, nothing says permanence quite like a…

April 26, 2011, 12:33 PM EDT

Royal Wedding Beer a Stiff Drink It has Viagra in it!

Apparently the newest crown jewels are little blue diamonds. To commemorate the Royal Wedding this Friday, the British brewery BrewDog has produced a Viagra-laced pale ale called “Royal Virility Performance.” Three…

April 26, 2011, 6:35 AM EDT

Networks Shell Out for Royal Wedding Pundits Broadcasters in bidding wars to sign British personalities

British television has long shelled out the big bucks to hire personalities to cover major state events. Now, American networks are following suit, signing British pundits to both long-term and…

April 25, 2011, 8:58 AM EDT

Is the Royal Wedding a Bust?

The U.S. media might feast on every detail, but across the pond coverage of Kate Middleton’s fairy-tale event has been a study in abstinence In the U.K., the world’s most anticipated…

April 25 2011

Kate and William Condoms? From refrigerators to rubbers, brands get wacky with Royal Wedding swag

The Royal Wedding is just a little more than a week away, and businesses have been taking full advantage of the occasion by unleashing a barrage of William and Kate-themed…

April 20, 2011, 6:22 AM EDT

The Royal Wedding Prepares to Go Viral Live Streaming Coverage of Nuptials Span Across Online Platforms

The royal wedding on April 29 is now only a click (or two) away. The royal household announced a comprehensive online experience for virtually attending the nuptials of Prince William…

April 20, 2011, 5:05 AM EDT