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2011-05-12 06:35:00

Internet search giant Google was sued for $14 million by three French publishers who alleged the search engine scanned thousands of their books without permission.

2011-05-06 08:00:00

NEW YORK, May 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Bookish (www.bookish.com), a new digital platform for readers, is set to launch this summer it was announced today.

2011-02-03 08:00:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- David J. Pecker, Chairman, President and CEO of American Media Inc. (AMI), today announced the appointment of Michael Esposito as Senior Vice President of Operations and Digital Production. Dr.

2010-12-03 02:00:00

BERGEN, Norway, December 3, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, it's learning announced that it will acquire a 66% stake in educational technology provider InfoStance (http://www.infostance.com/) from the French publishing giant Hachette Livre. Hachette Livre will retain 34% ownership of the company.

2010-09-21 10:23:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Didier Quillot, Chief Executive Officer of Lagardere Active (www.lagardere.com), parent company of Hachette Filipacchi Media U.S., Inc.

2010-06-04 08:00:00

NEW YORK, June 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Alain Lemarchand, President & CEO, Hachette Filipacchi Media U.S. (HFMUS.com ) today announced that Robin Domeniconi has been named Senior Vice President, Chief Brand Officer for the ELLE Group, which is comprised of the ELLE, ELLE DECOR and ELLEgirl brands.

2010-05-18 05:30:00

NEW YORK, May 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Hachette Book Group (HBG), a division of Hachette Livre, the world's second-largest book publisher, and RoyaltyShare, Inc., a leading provider of digital revenue management and reporting solutions, today announced that Hachette has chosen RoyaltyShare's Digital Advantage(TM) for eBooks as its solution for processing eBook transactions and revenue information on a worldwide basis.

2010-05-06 06:25:00

HYDERABAD, India, May 6, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- DQE, the animation, gaming, live action entertainment production and distribution company, is pleased to announce the signing of a exclusive publishing licensing deal for The Jungle Book with Hachette Livre for French language worldwide . Under the terms of the agreement, Hachette has the right for publication of The Jungle Book in six key segments that include story books, activity books, novelty books, workbooks and home...

2010-03-26 16:13:00

NEW YORK, March 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Alain Lemarchand, President & CEO, Hachette Filipacchi Media U.S. (HFM U.S.) today announced that Nicholas J. Matarazzo has been named Chief Executive Officer of Jumpstart Automotive Group.

Word of the Day
  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
The word 'dipsas' comes from a Greek word meaning 'thirst'.