Technology • Innovation • Publishing — Issue #203

Important Items

Artists Unite For Reproductive Rights

app.galabid.com

Pregnant Women Can’t Get Divorced in Missouri

www.riverfronttimes.com

The Fringe Legal Theory Heading to the U.S. Supreme Court

www.democracydocket.com

What to Know About the New Mental Health Crisis Hotline

www.nytimes.com

Innovation

Shopify “Reset button” for your room

twitter.com

Purpose Driven Tokens: Solving the world’s problems with crypto — 6 leading examples and lessons learned

rossdawson.com

The Future of the Internet

rishad.substack.com

Is Hollywood ready for the 3-D internet? What ‘Metaverse’ author Matthew Ball says

www.latimes.com

Meta open sources early-stage AI translation tool that works across 200 languages

www.theverge.com

Technology

Spotify is acquiring Heardle, a music recognition trivia game played by millions

www.cnbc.com

YouTube TV has surpassed 5M paying + free trial subscribers, bringing it to the top of the list compared to other virtual rivals like Hulu + Live TV

www.hollywoodreporter.com

How to easily turn all your articles into audio articles

thefix.media

Publishing & Media

Finding a Place for Disability in Publishing

www.publishersweekly.com
Too much work, too little money, and career decisions made in response to health care precarity: this is the reality of people with disabilities in book publishing.

‘Is That Ableist?’ Good Question.

www.nytimes.com

The book ban movement has a chilling new tactic: harass teachers on social media

www.technologyreview.com

What’s Happening With The Vinton Public Library

iowastartingline.com

NYC library: Youths read banned books online free

www.youtube.com

KKR’s barely noticed RBMedia-BookBeat deal has broader meaning for the global audiobook markets

thenewpublishingstandard.com

The Information launching social network for subscribers

www.axios.com
“I think it’s clear networking on the internet is a mess.”

Morning Brew Tops $36 Million First-Half Revenue and Launches Its 10th Newsletter

www.adweek.com

BBC Posts Record Income of $6.4 Billion, Welcomes ‘Informed Debate’ on Future Funding Model

variety.com

The Atlantic Digitizes Its 165-Year-Old Archive, Unlocking Potential IP

www.adweek.com

Harper’s Bazaar Italy Launches Print Edition

www.businessoffashion.com

Wake Up And Smell The Bacon! Oscar Mayer Launches Scratch-And-Sniff Ads

www.mediapost.com

Hearst’s House Beautiful Podcast Explores Haunted Houses

www.mediapost.com

Gymshark’s Move Into the Barbershop Business Is Surprising, but Important

www.adweek.com

Analysis of @nytimes recent investor deck

twitter.com

The Rise of the Large Regional Newspaper Barons

localnewsinitiative.northwestern.edu

In West Africa and Beyond, Mali’s Famed Manuscripts Are Put to Use

www.nytimes.com

Resources & Opportunities

Using the Power of TikTok to Promote Books

www.womensmediagroup.org

Panels, Pages, and Polyglots: The Rise of Bilingualism in Comics

mailchi.mp

Pitch Tweaked by a #PitBLK Pro

docs.google.com

#PitchMe Twitter Pitch coming in September

kristavandolzer.blogspot.com

Publishing Contests

twitter.com

Disability in Publishing — Virtual Town Hall Launch Event

www.eventbrite.com

Call for Proposals for PageBreak Conf.

www.pagebreakconf.com

In-Home COVID vaccination

forms.cityofnewyork.us

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Sr Mgr, Content Applications, Penguin Random House * Innovation * Technology * Publishing * Opinions expressed are my own

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Sr Mgr, Content Applications, Penguin Random House * Innovation * Technology * Publishing * Opinions expressed are my own