to underpin Globe & Mail
Globe and Mail will move forward on its plan to
become a full-color newspaper and change its format
following Transcontinental Inc.'s decision to beef
up its printing capabilities with triplewide presses
from Koenig & Bauer AG.
U-T, at last, bids paste-up
After 140 years, The
San Diego Union-Tribune will finally shake off the
shackles of manual pagination when the paper goes
live on a 250-seat Atex Prestige content management
system in November. The daily is the last major
metro in the United States to put its pages together
Shreveport getting its press
Eighteen months after outlining plans for an
upgraded Berliner press, The Times in Shreveport,
La., last month received the green light to install
The San Diego Union-Tribune will scrap its paste-up
equipment in November.
Photo: The San Diego Union-Tribune
Toronto Globe and Mail:
Each of the Commander CT presses is equipped with at least one folder
and one heatset dryer.
WAPO looking for savings
The Washington Post is among the latest papers to
deploy ink-savings software, in its case capping off
a two-year project to study the technology.
CNHI expands CTP
Holdings Inc. will deploy computer-to-plate systems
at 21 of its newspapers across 16 locations, using
equipment from Konica Minolta Graphic Imaging and
ECRM Imaging Systems.
The pace of
plant consolidation accelerated during the summer as
publishers looked for ways to cut costs.
S.F. Chronicle pumps up
In concert with its
move to a new press foundation, the San Francisco
Chronicle on July 12 launched Almanac, a two-page
weather spread that appears in the paper each
New CMS from
A software company
backed by Maine newspaper publisher Sun Media Group
rolled out a content management app tailored to
small- and medium-sized papers looking for ways to
attract additional online revenues.
One-on-one with Pradeep Shah,
News & Tech
Editor-in-Chief Chuck Moozakis spoke with Pradeep
Shah, managing director of Manugraph, to get his
take on the newspaper market, the firm's plans to
roll out its first doublewide press and its
continued commitment to existing customers.
I get alarmed when
I notice my daughter’s Facebook relationship status
change to “It’s Complicated.” She’s 12.
Web site profile:
Scripps Co. is in the midst of introducing out a new
look for all its newspaper Web sites in a project to
produce a more unified front for its digital
myths vs. realities
based on very aggressive gray component replacement
algorithms have recently gained significant
attention in the newspaper industry.
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