What is it? - There can't be too many people in publishing who don't know what an iPad is. Over the past few months the device has been hyped as everything from the future of computers through to the saviour of publishing. The truth is it is an innovative (though not that innovative as similar devices have been available for years) touch screen PC. Read more »
Think is delighted to announce that Field Fisher Waterhouse is the latest client to join its portfolio, strengthening the leading independent customer publisher's position in the legal sector. Read more »
Some of the world's most eminent historians are to appear in a vast new online project that aims to shed new light on the second world war and provide a growing archive of audio, visual and text information about the conflict.
The site, which is due to launch next week and has been built by Sunday Publishing, is intended to appeal to the growing number of people who have fuelled the recent boom in history books, as well as to students and teachers.
These are challenging times for print media, with newspapers closing, magazines shifting their focus to online and even books threatened by a new generation of ereaders and tablet PCs. There are however many areas where print media is thriving - customer publishing for one (Read about strong ABC results for customer publishing). Another sector where print is bucking the trend is in short run editions of bespoke newspapers and its a niche where a key new player with innovative idea is already making waves. Read more »