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Thursday, November 5, 2015

Time Inc. Beats Earnings Expectations
Time Inc. (TIME) reported its third quarter earnings on Thursday, beating Wall Street expectations thanks to strong digital advertising growth: The media company delivered $0.32 per share on revenue of $773 million, beating Wall Street expectations $0.27 per share on revenue of $769 million.
Reddit Has Launched Its Own Documentary Series
Reddit teamed up with Conde Nast Entertainment and Wired to produce its first-ever documentary series called “Cyborg Nation,” a look into how researchers and everyday people use technology and what it could do for us in the future.
Condé Nast Names EVP of Communications
“Cameron is a uniquely qualified executive with extensive experience in media, and will be the ideal partner to me and the team to lead our communications and strategic efforts during the next phase of our growth,” Condé Nast president Bob Sauerberg.
Maxim Taps Glenn O’Brien as Editor at Large to Replace Kate Lanphear
O’Brien, who started at Maxim on Tuesday, will work closely with the magazine’s owner Sardar Bilgari to remake the men’s title to include more in-depth features and men’s fashion, aims that Lanphear held as well.
Q&A with New York Media's Lainna Fader
"It's incredibly important to experiment on social before settling on a strategy, and even when you have a general strategy in place, continuing to run tests is critical for long term success," Lainna Fader, engagement editor at New York Media.
Markets Uncertain of Whether Advertising Will Work on Vice’s TV Network
Time Warner profit forecast triggers another sell-off in media stocks: On Wednesday, investors again began dumping media stocks after HBO parent Time Warner Inc. said next year's earnings would be lower than expected. That elicited a new wave of anxiety that media companies won't be as profitable should more consumers scale back their pricey pay-TV subscriptions -- or cancel them entirely.
Bleacher Report Leads Digiday Video Awards Finalists
Bleacher Report garnered two finalist nominations in the Digiday Video Awards, recognizing the brands, agencies and publishers achieving breakthroughs in video advertising.
The Untold Story of This Bald, Toothless Baby and Her Adorable 1993 Print Ad
"The category was all about showing cute kids with some fluffy headline. We knew that parents, and especially moms, love to read everything when they are pregnant," Joe Alexander.
EW Cover Features Harry Potter Prequel
Forbes Names "Most Powerful People"
CNET Magazine Showcases "The New Face of Star Wars"
A Billionaire, a Fired Publisher, and a Spectacle at the LA Times
Running Brand Tracksmith Has a Magazine for the Anti-Nike Hard-Core Runner Crowd
Ricardo magazine: For the Love of Food, Family, Magazines and Canada…
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The Ellie Awards 2016 Call for Entries is now posted at ellieawards.org. Founded in 1966, the Ellies are one of the most sought-after awards in print and digital journalism—every year nearly 1,800 entries are submitted. More than 100 finalists and winners will be honored at the Annual Ellie Awards Dinner, hosted by ASME, at the Grand Hyatt New York on Monday, February 1, 2016.
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