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News Corp. Acquires E-Reader Platform From Hearst

News Corp. Acquires E-Reader Platform From Hearst

In a flurry of digital-related activity, NY-based News Corp. acquired the e-reader platform Skiff from NY-based Hearst and also invested in Journalism Online, a news publishing monetization venture. Skiff is an e-reading platform focused on representing magazines in their native format. Journalism [Full Story…]

Beyond Print & Paper Event to Take Place on May 20

Beyond Print & Paper Event to Take Place on May 20

On May 20th at the Samsung Experience in New York's  Time Warner Center, Sobel Media, in partnership with Copyright Clearance Center, is presenting the event "Beyond Print and Paper."  The event seeks to help writers and publishers who are struggling with the new wave of [Full Story…]

Hearst’s Skiff Has Deals with Content Providers

Hearst's Skiff Has Deals with Content Providers

Skiff CEO Gil Fuchsberg, during a presentation at the CTIA for the upcoming e-reading device Skiff, named the device's initial content partners, including The New York Times, Esquire, The Financial Times, Forbes, and Popular Mechanics. Previous: > Hearst's Skiff to Debut at CES [Full Story…]

Hearst’s Skiff to Debut at CES

Hearst's Skiff to Debut at CES

The Hearst publishing company's e-reader Skiff, which we've written about previously, will make its debut at this week's Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, Nevada.According to PC World, Skiff: Features an 11.5-inch touchscreen, "unusually large for an e-reader," that [Full Story…]

Hearst Newspapers Details Tech Initiatives

Hearst Newspapers Details Tech Initiatives

Recently Steve Swartz, the president of Hearst Newspapers, sent out his end of year message to his employees.  In the letter, Swartz addresses some of the digital initiatives Hearst is engaging in for the next year, specifically: a new digital content and distribution system a content [Full Story…]

Publishing Consortium to Examine Using Hearst’s Skiff

Publishing Consortium to Examine Using Hearst's Skiff

The New-York based publisher's digital news stand, technology platform, and upcoming reader device, which we wrote about previously, is being considered for use by a consortium of four publishers, including Time Inc, Condé Nast, Hearst, and Meredith.However, the group is jointly funding a [Full Story…]

Hearst Corp Shares Details About Its E-Reader

Hearst Corp Shares Details About Its E-Reader

Skiff, or First Paper as it's more formally known, is a service, device and digital store that specializes in the delivery of magazine and newspaper content to e-readers.  It also electronically distributes books and blogs. The New-York based publisher's e-reading service platform is [Full Story…]