The New York Times reported it swung to profit in the past quarter on gains in digital subscriptions and online advertising |
Subscription gains help put NY Times in profit column

NEW YORK - The New York Times Co. said on Thursday gains in paid digital subscriptions and stronger online advertising revenues helped the newspaper swing to profit in the second quarter.

5 hours ago

Taking people on an adventure through literature
Taking people on an adventure through literature

Intec's Monica Kagan launches her new book, titled The Dress

By Nana Zuke, Issued by INTEC College 2 days ago

Trevor Noah book, Born a Crime ©
Top-class reads ready for Nielsen Bookseller Choice Award

The 2017 Nielsen Bookseller Choice Award shortlist has announced the six South African finalists who are ready for the winning announcement at the Pasa/Saba Conference in August.

2 days ago

#Newsmaker: Laura du Preez Moneytizes Tiso Blackstar Group's publishing game
#Newsmaker: Laura du Preez Moneytizes Tiso Blackstar Group's publishing game

The Sunday Times recently launched Money - a new personal finance section which appears every weekend in the Business Times - which is edited by Laura du Preez, former editor of Independent Media's personal finance publications, who joined the Tiso Blackstar Group in May this year.

By Jessica Tennant 3 days ago

Former president Nelson Mandela's life is profiled tonight on DStv's History Channel |
Madiba 'brand' a winner

From colouring books to signed autobiographies, there is no denying that the Nelson Mandela name is a money spinner.

By Petru Saal 3 days ago

Mandela book raises ethics questions

The South African Medical Association (Sama) has condemned a book on former state president Nelson Mandela's last days, saying the author violated the most fundamental principle of patient/doctor relationships.

24 Jul 2017

A paywall is under construction in Facebook's Instant Articles section where the social network has agreements with select outlets to publish directly to the platform, according to a story initially published online at TheStreet |
Facebook to test news story paywalls: report

SAN FRANCISCO - Facebook will test limiting the number of published news stories that can be read for free on its Instant Articles platform for premium publishers, US media reported on Wednesday.

21 Jul 2017