Facebook launches “newspaper-style” homepage

The world’s largest social networking site has launched a redesigned homepage intended to mimic that of a newspaper’s front page. Facebook’s News Feed function...

Conference Summary: Interactive Media

Editor and Publisher hosted its 2010 Interactive Media Conference on June 16 and 17. Over two dozen speakers from U.S. and international media companies,...

iCircular mobile coupons coming to 40 US newspapers

Major newspapers in the US are partnering with the Associated Press and retailers to launch a new digital service that recreates the printed insert...

Access data on more than 8,000 North American newspapers

North American periodical database MediaFinder.com has launched a free newspaper app for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. Users can search for data on over...

Conference summary: Revenue opportunities from new technology

The annual World Telemedia 360 Conference was held in Malta in June. There was much discussion on how newspapers can make money in new...

Postmedia launches iPad apps in nine markets

Postmedia Network launched a series of iPad applications for its major market daily newspapers including the Vancouver Sun, the Edmonton Journal and the Ottawa...

Local Newspapers: Trusted and True webinar now available

Earlier this month, News Media Canada held three webinar sessions that coincided with the release of our new study - Local Newspapers: Trusted and...

Postmedia creates mobile content for HP’s TouchPad

Postmedia Network has launched free HP webOS apps for its 11 daily newspapers including the Ottawa Citizen, Vancouver Sun and the National Post. The company...

Newspaper Association of America Conference: Topline

  More than ever this conference focused on the future which mainly meant digital. Some speakers provided strategic insights while others provided practical, revenue driven...

Portland paper first to use digital watermarking technology

The Oregonian newspaper in Portland, Oregon is the first North American newspaper to begin using watermarking technology in its print edition. Similar to Quick...