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Why Google won’t put money into newspapers

Jemima Kiss @guardian.co.uk In contrast to Yahoo, Google has always had a long-standing resistance to describing itself as a media company. It always seemed unlikely, then, that Google might bail out a newspaper by buying it. (continues@guardian.co.uk) Advertisements

Media Job Search Canada: New Jobs Job Opportunities

Marketing Coordinator Company: AG ENERGY CO-OPERATIVE LTD. Location: Guelph, Ontario, Canada Company Website: http://www.agenergy.coop Job Posted: May 26, 2009 Application Deadline: Jun 3, 2009 Director of Market Research Company: SPIELO, A GTECH COMPANY Location: Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada Company Website: http://www.gtech.com Job Posted: May 26, 2009 Application Deadline: Jun 3, 2009 Brand Analyst Company: LEVEL5 … Continue reading

Do Publishers Owe it to Their Readers to Ensure the Accuracy of What They Publish?

by Dylan Stableford@foliomag.com Entrepreneur’s argument may hold up in court, but what about the people who trust the magazine? (continues@foliomag.com)

L.A. Times Suspends Publication of Spinoff Magazine Before Launch

@foliomag.com File it under one of the shortest-lived magazines, ever. Three days before the first issue hits subscribers’ mailboxes, the Los Angeles Times has suspended publication of LAetcetera, a weekly spin-off magazine. (continues@foliomag.com)

Shakeup at the top at Globe and Mail : Greenspon steps down as EIC

@canadianmags.blogspot.com In a major shakeup at the Globe and Mail, editor-in-chief Edward Greenspon is stepping down, to be replaced by Report on Business editor John Stackhouse. (continues@canadianmags.blogspot.com)

A Magazine Devoted to Print Is Moving to the Web

By RICHARD PÉREZ-PEÑA@nytimes.com It’s no secret that as they struggle financially, newspapers and magazines are doing some radical cost-cutting, like abandoning paper for a purely digital future. (continues@nytimes.com)

Can e-readers rekindle interest in newspapers?

by Chris Tryhorn@www.guardian.co.uk As Hay goes digital with sponsorship by Sony, electronic readers are also offering hope to a press in search of a profitable future (continues@guardian.co.uk)

Olive Media Signs NYTimes.com To Growing Client Roster

Cossette@Profectio by Dave Forde One of the hottest online media companies in Canada is on the grow again, last week they made an acquisition and expanded into Quebec and this week Olive Media adds a new client. (continues@profectio.com)

Plan B magazine to close after five years in print

By Paul McNally@www.pressgazette.co.uk Independent music magazine Plan B has announced it is to cease publication next month after five years in print. (continues@pressgazette.co.uk)

Media Job Search Canada: New Jobs Job Opportunities

Coordinating Technician, Network control centre and Tv Master Control (French Services) – SHE00021 Company: CBC RADIO-CANADA Location: Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada Company Website: http://www.cbc.ca Job Posted: May 25, 2009 Application Deadline: Jun 4, 2009 National Account Managers Company: WESTPALM MEDIA Location: Toronto / GTA, Ontario, Canada Company Website: http://www.westpalm.ca Job Posted: May 25, 2009 Application Deadline: … Continue reading