Facebook is trying to prove it's not a media company by dropping the guillotine on a bunch of …

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Facebook is trying to prove it's not a media company by dropping the guillotine on a bunch of …

Facebook announced a change to its News Feed algorithm that will keep posts from news publishers and brands out of your feed. The move will likely cut off traffic to many news sites that rely on Facebook users to stay alive. Facebook has repeatedly refused to admit it's a media company. Now that
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Information session on avoiding predatory publishers

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A novel approach to French family history

She is American-born, but has lived in the UK since the 1980s where she first worked in publishing and then studied Creative Writing under novelists Malcolm Bradbury and Rose Tremain at the University of East Anglia before becoming a writer herself. Her most famous novel is Girl with a Pearl Earring,
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Primary Wave to Purchase Blue Mountain Publishing, Home to Bob Marley's Catalog (EXCLUSIVE)

Primary Wave is purchasing Blue Mountain Publishing, which was launched by Island Records founder Chris Blackwell in 1962 and is home to the songs by Bob Marley, U2, Toots and the Maytals, Free, John Martyn and others, two sources tell Variety. Terms of the deal were not clear at press time.
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Everything You Need to Know About Publishing Your Own Book

Similarly, it is now easier than ever for aspiring writers to self publish their books, whether they are fiction or non-fiction. For a long time, many writers considered self publishing as an act of desperation, a last resort when the usual publishing channels weren't open. This is a misperception however,
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Stamford Comic shop's journey comes to an end

In 2009, Disney bought Marvel, one of the big comic book publishers aside from DC, responsible for characters like Spider-Man, the X-Men, Iron Man, and others. Yacko said the acquisition resulted in a strain on retailers. “The big companies don't help the small mom-and-pop community stores,” he said.
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Bookmarks: Coming (literary) attractions for 2018

Mott, a Columbus County native who attended both Cape Fear Community College and the University of North Carolina Wilmington (where he earned BFA and MFA degrees in creative writing), scored with his debut novel “The Returned,” which became both a New York Times best-seller and the
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Buying a Piece of Bob Marley's Song Catalog, and His Enduring Legacy

“Basic publishing is absolutely important, but it's not very exciting,” said Mr. Blackwell, who speaks in a slow, soft British accent but carries two cellphones that chirp constantly. “But now it is the music business. Record companies used to manufacture, and that was the difference between a record
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Kern Singh

Biography. Dr. Kern Singh is Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Rush University Medical Center, Co-Director of the Minimally Invasive Spine Institute at Rush, and Founder and President of the Minimally Invasive Spine Study Group. He has an international reputation in the field of minimally invasive
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News Live: A helicopter with ONGC employees on board has gone missing, says report

1 on The New York Times' best sellers list, according to a CNN tweet. Jan 13, 12:29 PM (IST). Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is reportedly holding a meeting right now with the Chairman & Members of the 15th Finance Commission at his office in North Block. Jan 13, 12:13 PM (IST). Five wrestlers, who
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