New hires as Kin Community builds in Oz

Momentum is building at Kin Community Australia - part of Fairfax unit Allure Media - with two new marketing appointments.

Apps key as daily switches to weekend-only print

A project to integrate print and digital newsroom technology has led to a Brazilian daily dropping weekday editions.

Now marketing guru Simson has an AI bot to do the job

To me, she was the smart PR flak spruiking Fuji Xerox photocopiers to printers, but you know her as the red-frocked Shark in TV's Shark Tank.

Italy's Axélero has plans for Atex post-acquisition

Italian internet marketing solutions company Axélero will bring digital knowhow, AI developments and commercial skills to publishing systems developer Atex following its 6.7 million Euros (A$10 million) acquisition last week...

Geo apps shine at ppi's Hamburg Opendays

The focus was on digital revenue at ppi Media's Opendays event in Hamburg.

Ten principles as Australia seeks lead on data safeguards

A "no-harm rule" safeguarding consumers whose personal information is collected, used or disclosed is one of ten principles in a proposed Data Governance Australia code of conduct.

Where the world goes for news...

GXpress.net draws a global audience for its news service, delivered online, by email newsletter and in print.

How e-commerce giants are reinventing news

It's the companies and people they work for that make Shailesh Prakash and Gary Liu interesting.

No-one from the West as chief executives line up?

Neither Seven West Media chief executive Tim Worner, nor others from the TV and publishing group, are among those slated for the chief executives' panel at this year's Inform News Media Summit.

Full programme as industry converges on Chennai

More than 35 distinguished speakers from leading news media companies around the globe will share ideas at the upcoming 25th annual WAN-Ifra India conference.

Challenge of change drives INMA South Asia in Delhi

Advertisers and publishers share the realities of today's Indian newsmedia environment in this year's INMA South Asia conference, which opens on Thursday.

Gamers' league is new joint venture for former APN

HT&E is moving into gaming with a joint venture to create Australia's first city-based e-sports franchise league.

Journos arrested, searched, assaulted: Welcome to 2017 US

The stats evoke an emerging nation, with 19 journalists arrested at work and ten this facing charges this year.

DIGITAL | BUSINESS

New hires as Kin Community builds in Oz

Momentum is building at Kin Community Australia - part of Fairfax unit Allure Media - with two new marketing appointments.

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How two Aussies became the ocean's global video stars

An audience delivered via YouTube now supports the blue water dreams of a few with the imagination to exploit it.

Markets vary on localised OTT content, seminar hears

With the rapid advances in technology, people can tune into their favourite OTT platforms anytime and anywhere, but how do you meet demand for such content.

Now Adobe shows why you can't believe your ears (video)

More than three decades since it was founded, and almost that since the birth of its best-known child, Adobe continues to amaze.

SPH contribute to London 'deep dive' video day

Helping publishers turn video investments into a successful strategy is the subject of a 'deep dive video day" during WAN-Ifra's International Newsroom Summit in London this month.

HTML5 tool takes video editing outside

A new story production tool provides an easy way of editing video and distributing it to platforms including social media and media asset management systems.

Quality second? Online video with speed or love?

Going live online with a video news story in 180 seconds - and doing it 100 times a day - may sound ambitious, but a target for which Expressen TV in Sweden works hard.

DIGITAL | SYSTEMS

Smart voice software looks after readers' needs

Newspaper readers with a complaint or comment are increasingly finding themselves connected to a computer as interactive voice recognition becomes the "go-to" technology for publishers.

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New tech, websites to support 'simplified' Fairfax products

New publishing technology is part of Fairfax Media's plans for its metro daily newsmedia mastheads.

Content marketer Keywee takes agent for Asia Pacific

Keywee - the Israeli startup that says it can drive traffic from Facebook and other platforms to publishers' websites - has announced a move into the Asia-Pacific.

The devices that make newsmedia readers' wishlists

Clues of the tech newsmedia publishers will need to reach is implicit in what readers plan to buy themselves or others for Christmas.

Rivals team up to launch programmatic exchange

Singapore's two biggest publishers have teamed up to create a programmatic exchange for digital advertisers.

DMA Singapore focus on pressing questions

More platforms, more readers on mobile, chat apps, websites or on social media, new content formats and outstanding news experiences... but what about the revenue?

UK groups work to make engagement, scores actionable

Marshall McLuhan got it right and the medium is still the message, according to new research presented by UK industry group Newsworks.

DIGITAL | IN BRIEF

'Oldest' Welsh paper gets newest Wave 2 solution

Miles 33 has used technology from its Wave 2 acquisition to make a UK customer's business directory responsive.

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New hires as Kin Community builds in Oz

Momentum is building at Kin Community Australia - part of Fairfax unit Allure Media - with two new marketing appointments.

Apps key as daily switches to weekend-only print

A project to integrate print and digital newsroom technology has led to a Brazilian daily dropping weekday editions.

Now marketing guru Simson has an AI bot to do the job

To me, she was the smart PR flak spruiking Fuji Xerox photocopiers to printers, but you know her as the red-frocked Shark in TV's Shark Tank.

Italy's Axélero has plans for Atex post-acquisition

Italian internet marketing solutions company Axélero will bring digital knowhow, AI developments and commercial skills to publishing systems developer Atex following its 6.7 million Euros (A$10 million) acquisition last week...

Geo apps shine at ppi's Hamburg Opendays

The focus was on digital revenue at ppi Media's Opendays event in Hamburg.

Ten principles as Australia seeks lead on data safeguards

A "no-harm rule" safeguarding consumers whose personal information is collected, used or disclosed is one of ten principles in a proposed Data Governance Australia code of conduct.

PRINT | IN BRIEF

Workflow provides portal, presets and ink optimisation

Presteligence says the Frederick News-Post in Maryland will use its NewsXtreme workflow to manage print production and provide a portal for print customers.

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Virtualised MPS lowers the cost of platform upgrades

A new version 6 of ABB's press management system has been marked with a sale to Schibsted's Bergens Tidende in Norway.

BCCL team confirm Delhi controls upgrade order

An order to modernise controls on a Geoman press at Times of India's Sahibabad print site will be EAE's largest in the country to date.

HD inkjet, LED-UV the tops for InterTech awards

Two inkjet web presses with quality to rival offset, and a curing system based on LED light are among winners of this year's InterTech Technology Awards.

Modular system smooths Colorliner upgrade process

Goss International has developed a modular controls and drives upgrade for its Colorliner double-width presses.

Control upgrades expand commercial capability

Some 12 of Harland Simon's new press control desks will go into projects for Gannett Publishing Services in Kentucky and Tennessee.

Flexible Uniset to print coldset and heatset

GWS and its South African agent manroland web will partner on the installation of a unique semicommercial Uniset 75.

PRINT | WORKFLOW

Mobile control option for new generation thermal

A new generation of Kodak thermal platesetters offer savings for lower-throughput users, plus new control options.

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Data the link as microcell-delivered papers chase buyers

Linking delivered print - be it a targetted newspaper or promotional print - to online retargetting data is a frontier being explored by mail operators in Europe.

New push to 'sharpen' digital print proposition

A new initiative to exploit the benefits of digital newspaper printing in the Asia Pacific and especially Australia is the result of detailed analysis of the needs of hundreds of publishers.

manroland India takes digital print solutions on the road

Newspaper publishers joined book printers for roadshow events organised by manroland India in Mumbai and Bengaluru.

New finishing system for 96-page digital papers

Tecnau has introduced a new digital print finishing system for newspaper and book production.

Kodak opts to keep Prosper, develop hybrid press options

Kodak says 17 companies - including major press makers - are working with it to integrate the Ultrastream inkjet technology of the Prosper business it will now retain.

'Exciting era' dawns with personalised print

A revolution is underway in the small French town of Avesnes-sur-Helpe as publisher Sogemedia hits its stride.

PRINT | MAILROOM

Help at hand with new smart palletiser

A neighbouring newspaper publisher in the Swedish lakeside city of Jönköping is improving productivity with Schur's new compact palletiser.

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LED turns old Octoman into a 'viral' video star

Views of a video showing production on an LED-UV-equipped commercial web have surprised Baldwin company AMS Spectral UV.

High-volume group WKS goes for more big-book capacity

Big heatset products are becoming a way of life for WKS unit Kraft-Schlötels, which is supplementing a second 160-page press with a world-first 120-pager.

Third 80-page Lithoman for IVE's new Sydney site

manroland has provided more details of the 80-page Lithoman heatset press which will go into IVE Group's new print site in Sydney's Seven Hills.

Goss relocates Polestar press for YM Chantry

A 64-page Goss Sunday press has been commissioned at YM Chantry in the UK, giving the group new short-grain capability.

KBA sells used C518 heatset press to Russian customer

KBA will supply and relocate a used 40-page Compacta press for a customer in St Petersburg, Russia.

Book printer goes web with used Sunday press

Goss service partner Dovak Industrial Services will team with GWS to commission a used Sunday 2000 press in Algeria.

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