With a great deal of to-do, Amazon looked for a new headquarters to add to its home base in Seattle. They wound up selecting northern Virginia and Long Island City, but soon after the selection of Long Island City, Amazon decided not to pursue it. Much was made of the loss of potentially 25-40,000 jobs.
Brian Fung writes in the Washington Post on January 18, 2019 "Netflix: Fortnite is a bigger rival than HBO"
That got Joe and Jesse thinking, and on January 21, 2019 they talk about the various ways in which people spend time with games, books, and other diversions, and what it means for everyone from readers and players to authors and creators.
Publishing Perspectives article summarizing StatShot 2017 from Association of American Publishers. Read here.