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2010-04-14 07:00:00

ORLANDO, FL, April 14 /PRNewswire/ - The Newspaper Association of America (NAA) welcomed Tracktor(TM) Media to launch its award-winning solution that empowers online news publishers by adding news video from the world's leading broadcasters anywhere on their site and in any language. With newspaper readers moving to the Internet and the web moving to video, publishers now have the opportunity to further engage their customers and increase revenues through Tracktor videonews.. Following $3...

2010-01-13 14:00:00

WASHINGTON, Jan. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Brunswick Group LLC, a leading global communications firm, today announced the hiring of Su-Lin Cheng Nichols as a Director in the firm's Washington D.C. office and Greg Jenkins as a Director in the firm's San Francisco Office. Nichols' hiring is another senior-level addition to Brunswick's rapidly expanding D.C. office, which has almost doubled its staff in the past year and has plans for continued growth in 2010. Adding Jenkins to its growing team in...

2009-09-10 12:53:21

Google is creating a micropayment system that will allow newspaper publishers to charge users to read their content. "Google believes that an open web benefits all users and publishers," the company said in a document to the Newspaper Association of America. The document was obtained by the Nieman Journalism Lab at Harvard University. "However, "Ëœopen' need not mean free.  We believe that content on the Internet can thrive supported by multiple business models -- including...

2009-04-08 10:23:33

Google Inc's Chief Executive Eric Schmidt shared some advice to newspaper owners at an annual industry conference in San Diego on Tuesday. The dwindling numbers of newspaper sales are primarily the result of the proliferation of fast-paced news available on the Web, and the struggling economy doesn't help either. While acknowledging the importance of the press in a democratic society, Schmidt told newspaper owners they need to think of innovative ways to connect with their audience. "If I...

2008-09-15 18:00:16

To: NATIONAL EDITORS Contact: Sheila Owens, NAA Vice President of Strategic Communications, +1-571-366-1089, Sheila.owens@naa.org ARLINGTON, Va., Sept. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Newspaper Association of America President and CEO John F. Sturm issued the following statement regarding today's announcement by the World Association of Newspapers relating to the pending advertising partnership between Google and Yahoo: "While NAA is a member of the World Association of Newspapers (WAN),...

2006-06-17 10:01:32

NEW YORK -- Frequent readers of newspaper Web sites are more likely to make online purchases than other Internet users, according to a study released on Friday by the Newspaper Association of America. Eighty-two percent of so-called "power users" -- those who visit a newspaper Web site on an average day -- have bought products online, compared with 55 percent who are less frequent visitors, the study said. That is good news for newspaper companies, which are trying to revive their often...

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