Apr
25
2017

Get to Know the Technica Staff: Anne Brenner

Each month, we will interview one employee to get their opinions on the publishing industry, hear what it’s like to work at Technica, and learn a little bit about them. This month we are interviewing Anne Brenner, who has served as an ...
Apr
11
2017

Can Glasstree Break Through the Traditional Publishing Model?

There has been a revolution in the publishing industry in the last ten years. For better or worse, publishing has become easier thanks to the growing popularity of self-publishing. In a 2015 article on her website, Jane Friedman, CEO and Co-Founder of Open Road Integrated Media, described the ...
Apr
06
2017

Technicast with Meredith Morovati

We're back! For the month of April, the guest for the Technicast is Meredith Morovati. Meredith is the executive director of Dryad, a digital repository non-profit organization that promotes the open availability of research data. Listen to colleague Chloe Tuck and I as we discuss Dryad's mission statement ...
Mar
28
2017

Electronic Editing Isn’t Always Your Friend

In recent years, publishing companies, while certainly not eliminating the use of copy editors entirely, are relying increasingly heavily on electronic editing tools. In fact, a 2012 CNN article entitled “Why ‘Amercia’ Needs Copy Editors” gets into the reasons copy editing is still so important, even if not everyone ...
Mar
14
2017

Get to Know the Technica Staff: Nikki Lazenby

Each month, we will interview one employee to get their opinions on the publishing industry, hear what it’s like to work at Technica, and learn a little bit about them. This month we are interviewing Nikki Lazenby, senior managing editor here at ...