Luminary Publishing, publisher of the popular Hudson Valley magazine Chronogram, real estate magazine Upstate House, and custom publications throughout the Hudson Valley, recently announced the acquisition of the popular real estate blog, Upstater [Upstater.net].
Hudson Valley children's performers Uncle Rock and Story Laurie headline the Chronogram Kids & Family Fun Day on Sunday, June 2 from noon-5pm at the Rosendale Recreation Center, in partnership with the YMCA of Kingston & Ulster County, and sponsored by Pegasus Kids Shoes.
Shelley Hitz and Heather Hart from Self-Publishing-Coach.com have released a new training package for authors. "Book Launch Success" covers not only book launch basics, but is also a step-by-step guide to successful book launches. The product was released April 13th and is available from the self-publishing-coach.com website.
Atex (www.atex.com), the largest and longest-serving provider of software and services for the global news media industry, announces the release of its latest H-Series editorial content management system.
Alex W. Fraser Glengarry Books, Family History is releasing Version 4 of his work, the MacDonalds of Loup, Lundie, Fraser Clan connections, dealing mainly with the Macs of Glengarry County, in particular the MacDonalds over the past 200 years, their connection by marriage.
As well as a ceremonial cake-cutting ceremony enjoyed by guests and staff, the Taj Palace Dubai celebrated the UAE National Day with an eye on a green future, planting a young union tree sapling to become a focus in the hotel forecourt for years to come.
A team of around 20 volunteers from the Grand Millennium Dubai were among the 13,000 who flocked to the Oasis Centre in the city last week to show their support for the Beat Diabetes Campaign, a Landmark Group initiative.
Tony McFadden is the author of six novels, all set in the exotic, sometimes dangerous places he has travelled in his work as a telecommunications engineer. None of this would have materialized without the words of an anonymous message board poster.
Bish Bash Books has created a unique partnership to introduce a range of new children's eBooks to the US market. The eBooks mix original characters and stories with new technology to provide a fun learning experience for both children and their parents.
The Board of Patent Appeals and Interferences found that a "web-based system" is statutory. The USPTO issued patent #8195571 on 5 June 2012 to Joseph Henry Vogel. The invention prevents piracy and enables publishers to receive payment when textbooks are resold. Broad adoption of the system raises the possibility of a single platform across universities.
Scope eKnowledge Center (Scope), a leading provider of knowledge services, publishers of www.knowledgespeak.com, and a Quatrro Group Company, has announced the appointment of Richard Kobel as Associate Vice President, Business Development for the North America region.
Process Management International (PMI), a leader in business improvement consultancy and training, has released its first eBook for Kindle. Called 'The Project Leader's Handbook this eBook, developed by Upside Learning, is an online version of PMI's handbook on work management and improvement.
Set only a handful of years into the future, speculative fiction piece "Wednesday's Child"; by novelist JA Carlton, paints an apocalyptic picture of America's future born from today's economic and sociopolitical antics.