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Kindle Fire Devastating for Rivals: Given the fact that the Kindle Fire is currently retailing at under half the price of the iPad, Amazon looks well positioned to wrestle at least some tablet market share from Apple this holiday season. But that could have a “devastating” effect on sales for other tablet makers, according to analysts at Nomura. “We are struggling to see why a consumer would pay twice as much for a slightly larger tablet but with little content,” argues analyst Richard Windsor. Perhaps he has a point. Retail prices for the PlayBook were around $359, while Samsung’s Galaxy Tab sells at $499, for example. PaidContent — Jack Marshall @JackMarshall
CNBC to test increases on its subscription prices next year
After seeing continued subscriber growth to its two products, CNBC will begin testing price increases next year.
How Apartment Therapy’s Riva Syrop is pivoting its events business around the economic climate
Apartment Therapy's event strategy closely revolves around its commerce business to appease both advertisers and consumers.
Experts tip in-house operations and retail media as the most fertile landscape for new job market entrants
Although 'readjustment' and 'flexibility' will be required from those laid off by Big Tech.
SponsoredPublishers are adapting advertising strategies for a privacy-first world
Tina Iannacchino, senior publisher director, Seedtag So much of the attention around the death of third-party cookies and its impact on the digital advertising industry is focused on the implications for brands and consumers, which is far from the complete picture. The digital publishing industry in the U.S. is massive and set to be shaken […]
Member ExclusiveMedia Buying Briefing: What a tour through Dentsu and Microsoft’s metaverse campus says about the future of digital marketing
Digiday gets a guided tour through Dentsu and Microsoft's metaverse campus, where clients can test out retail concepts or build showrooms in the virtual world.
The Washington Post invests in climate coverage as its team expands to over 30 journalists
The Post's climate team continues to expand as the publisher makes big bets on the beat drawing younger audiences.