Lulu Press Challenges the Economics of Traditional Academic Publishing with the Launch of Glasstree Academic Publishing

Lulu, the world’s first and largest independent publisher, announced at the London Book Fair the launch of Glasstree, an online publishing site dedicated to meeting the needs of academic and scholarly authors and communities.

Canadian Toy Association: Hot Toys for Back to School 2015

Is play time on your child’s back to school schedule? 60 minutes of open ended play daily supports the development of skills that are critical for childhood development, but for many Canadian Children, back to school means back highly scheduled days.

The New York Times: Print Wikipedia Project Reaches Final Entry

Print Wikipedia , an effort to envision all of English-language Wikipedia as an old-fashioned dead-tree reference set, reached its conclusion just before 10 p.m. on Sunday when a handful of people gathered at a Lower East Side art gallery to watch the last of 7,600 volumes upload to the print-on-demand Web site Lulu.com — exactly 24 days, 3 hours and 18 minutes after the process began.

Artist Michael Mandiberg Presents Print Wikipedia in New York City

Mandiberg Transforms the World’s Largest Collection of Knowledge into Books for Print-On-Demand Michael Mandiberg announced the unveiling of Print Wikipedia in the exhibition From Aaaaa! to ZZZap! , which runs June 18 to July 2, 2015 at Denny Gallery .

Artist Michael Mandiberg Spent 24 Days Turning Wikipedia into Books

In June, artist Michael Mandiberg unveiled Print Wikipedia in the exhibition From Aaaaa! to ZZZap! , which ran a total of 24 days, 3 hours and 18 minutes from June 18 to July 11, at Denny Gallery in New York City. Mandiberg wrote software that transformed the entirety of the English Wikipedia database into thousands of print ready PDFs, complete with covers.

Retail Merchandiser: Crayola

Practically everybody remembers his or her first box of Crayola crayons. The classic green and gold box has been a school supply staple for generations. In many cases, people can recall the name of their favorite color – purple mountains’ majesty, tickle me pink or macaroni and cheese, for example.