Launches

Axios Goes Live With In-Depth Articles That Can Be "Summarized in a Screen"
January 18, 2017 at 3:05 pm

Jim VandeHei’s Axios officially launched Wednesday (with a team of 47 and another 16 open positions listed) and its first feature is a splashy one: An interview with President-elect Donald Trump. But the interview isn’t presented as an hour-long video, or a 3,000-word transcript. Instead, there are multiple posts about it, the longest of which…

Meredith Xcelerated Marketing Launches Innovation Lab
December 15, 2016 at 11:22 am

Meredith Xcelerated Marketing (MXM) and Creative Code and Content (C3) have partnered to launch the Global Content Marketing Network, to develop and deliver content marketing on a global scale. As part of that, they've created an innovation and marketing lab. Based in New York, the innovation and marketing lab will research consumer technology, ad technology,…

Press Release: Idealliance Releases XCMYK Expanded Gamut Dataset
December 2, 2016 at 2:49 pm

Alexandria, Va. (Dec. 1, 2016) -- Idealliance, the industry association representing all facets of the global media supply chain, has released a new dataset and profiles supporting XCMYK four-color expanded gamut printing. After 26 international test runs over 15 months, Idealliance has released the XCMYK profile and announced XCMYK, a new colorspace representing XCMYK expanded…

Politico Co-Founder’s New Media Startup Is Eyeing $10,000 Subscriptions — Eventually
December 1, 2016 at 2:07 pm

We still don’t know a lot about Axios, the yet-to-launch media startup founded by Politico co-founder and former CEO Jim VandeHei. But we do know it’ll be expensive. VandeHei is envisioning subscribers paying $10,000 or more for some of the startup’s news and analysis, he told Kara Swisher onstage at Recode’s Evening with Code Media…

Arianna Huffington Officially Launches her New Web Venture: Thrive Global
November 30, 2016 at 2:53 pm

The Huffington Post this is definitely not. Thrive Global, Arianna Huffington’s latest venture, is more a throwback to someone’s idea of New Age self-help. It wouldn’t stand a chance of surviving long were it not for the acumen of Huffington herself, who has lined up a laundry list of launch partners and corporate sponsors. So, who…

Airbnb To Launch Magazine
November 22, 2016 at 2:24 pm

One of the world’s most iconic tech startups is reaching for a traditional medium as it seeks to build brand awareness and loyalty. Over the weekend, Airbnb, the room-sharing app that allows homeowners and renters to host paying guests, announced plans to launch a new custom publication called Airbnb Magazine. Previewed by Airbnb CEO Brian…

Press Release: Davler Media Group Launches Exuberance New Luxury Design And Lifestyle Magazine And Online Destination For New York’s LGBTQ Community
October 31, 2016 at 11:10 am

New York, N.Y, October 28, 2016 – Marketers trying to reach New York’s style- and quality-conscious LGBTQ community will have a new luxury interior design and lifestyle magazine, and companion website, to showcase their brands with the launch of Exuberance. The announcement was made here today by David L. Miller, Chief Executive Officer of Davler…

Press Release: USA TODAY Network Debuts VR Show
October 21, 2016 at 2:02 pm

LOS ANGELES — USA TODAY Network debuted a first-of-its kind weekly virtual reality news show Thursday, inviting viewers to soar in 360-degrees at a hot-air balloon festival in New Mexico and to join high-liners above Arizona's canyons. Called “VRtually There” and co-produced with YouTube, the show's initial content is targeted towards action, along the lines of what's been shown on…

Vox is Launching a Travel Content Site For Chase
October 12, 2016 at 1:29 pm

Vox Media on Tuesday is expected to launch Meridian, a new standalone digital content brand that is fully funded by an advertiser. The new travel-focused property, which will feature a website, Meridian.net, and content produced for Facebook and Instagram, is being underwritten by Chase Sapphire Reserve.