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Feedly sees users spike after Google's RSS death warrant, eyes paid option

Feedly, which says it has added more than 3 million new users to its free RSS service since Google decided to retire Reader, plans to offer paid subscriptions this year.

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Will Google Reader's demise revive RSS?

With Google Reader slated to end operations on July 1, people are looking for alternatives to get their daily RSS fix. And that could lead to a revival of sorts for RSS clients.

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Digital Reading Room: A tale of three magazines

iOS's Newsstand has been open for business for nearly a year-and-a-half. We look at what a pair of recent Newsstand additions from some long-established magazines are doing digitally -- and how a young up-and-comer is teaching them a thing or two about making the most of the iPad.

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Rolling Stone arrives on iPad

Better late than never: Rolling Stone launched on the iPad, Thursday, more than a year after the magazine’s publisher promised the magazine’s tablet version would be forthcoming.

Digital Reading Room: Dollars and sense

Holiday shopping eating into your budget for app downloads? Not to worry -- three of our four offerings this week won't cost you a dime to download.

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Google optimizes Google News design for tablets

The new Google News has a less cluttered look with more space between articles

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Read-it-later service Pocket leaps to the Mac App Store

Pocket, the iOS app and Web service for saving Web content to read later, introduced a Mac app on Thursday.

The Week in iOS Apps: The world is mine

This week’s collection of apps include new ways to navigate the world, as well as new options for destroying the planet in your home movies.

Pocket adds support for App.net, Chrome

Pocket, the iOS newsreading app formerly known as Read It Later, was updated Thursday with new sharing features, including the ability to share stories to App.Net or open them in on your device's Google Chrome browser.

Introducing the Macworld Digital Magazine Enhanced iPad Edition

Macworld has made its magazine content available in all kinds of digital forms before. But the new Enhanced iPad Edition takes that digitization to a whole new level.

Weekly Wrap: Mountain Lion 10.8.1, tons of apps, and more

This week, Macworld solved mysteries like The Case of the Sleepless Mac, How To Stop Google From Endlessly Checking for Updates, and What to Call a Big Group of iOS Apps. The Weekly Wrap is here to catch you up on those and other stories. form the week gone by.

TRVL and the future of digital publishing

Jochem Wijnands, one of the founding co-publishers behind TRVL, joins us to talk about his iPad-only magazine and what the iPad has meant for digital publishing.

Substantial Reeder update brings new UI, gestures

Popular RSS reading app Reeder has gotten a major upgrade with version 3.0, which adds new gestures, better feed management, and a completely redone interface.

Time Inc. magazines now available as iPad subscriptions

Ending a long holdout, Time Inc. said this week it would make its iPad magazine apps available for subscription through Apple’s iOS Newsstand service. It's a move that makes magazines like Time, Sports Illustrated, and Entertainment Weekly cheaper for iPad readers.

Readability drops controversial fee option

Readability has announced it will be ceasing its controversial user donations model.