The Morning Lowdown 8-17-11


Credit: Corbis / Patricia Curi

»  Here comes Amazon (NSDQ: AMZN) Publishing, with first author…and a (polite) war cry (paidContent)

»  R.R. Donnelley buys e-book firm LibreDigital (paidContent)

»  Bernstein: Pearson (NYSE: PSO) should sell off FT Group and Penguin, focus on education (paidContent)

»  Glam Media takes on Apple’s iAd with new brand-focused mobile ad network (paidContent)

»  New issues emerge for News Corp. (NSDQ: NWS) in Britain (WSJ). Our coverage here and here.

»  Elisabeth Murdoch makes $214 million on Shine sale to News Corp. (Company Town/LA Times)

»  BreakingNews joins Tumblr, will (yes!) aggregate breaking news (10,000 Words)

»  Netflix (NSDQ: NFLX) reportedly eyeing Spain for next expansion (All Things Digital)

»  Here’s our Staci Kramer discussing Google’s acquisition of Motorola (NYSE: MMI) Mobility, on PBS NewsHour

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