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Pre-announced more than a year ago, The New York Times has finally unveiled its plans for a paywall, as well as a new series of Digital Subscription Plans for unlimited access via its iPhone and iPad apps.
A major upgrade to the popular app for reading content offline brings a slew of new features. You can now follow friends to find more articles to read, share your favorite articles to a larger number of services, and search the contents of the articles on your device.
The newly launched Zite app delivers articles to your iPad based on what you tweet, who you follow, and the categories in which you're interested. And the app continues to learn about the content you want as you use it.
Moscow-based Demo has launched News360 for iPad, a news and photo aggregation application that displays stories from around the world.
An update to this Safari alternative for iPhone and iPad makes it easier to share Webpages between your iOS devices and harness a variety of third-party services, including Readability, Instapaper, and Evernote.
Readability's new iOS app has been rejected from the App Store for failing to comply with Apple's new in-app subscriptions policy.
Some publisher are up in arms over Apple's newly announced rules for subscription-based content in the App Store. But a closer look at the rules indicate that what Apple's proposing for the App Store isn't that out of line with what you see from similar services.
Apple on Tuesday announced subscriptions for the App Store -- a feature that debuted first in News Corp.'s "The Daily" digital magazine earlier this month.
Apple has been told by the European Newspaper Publishers' Association that publishers want readers to "to enjoy access to news content on tablets and other online services, without any restrictive conditions."
News Corp's new publication for the iPad, The Daily, is big news. But even bigger news is that Apple has introduced paid subscriptions to the App Store--a feature that could open new doors for publications.
The Daily, which features a mixture of text, video, photos, and other interactive content, will cost 99 cents a week. Apple is introducing a new subscription billing model at the App Store which will let readers of The Daily opt to be billed on a weekly or annual basis.
The Readability Project is updating its service to let users easily pay a monthly fee that is divided among all the sites they read. Instapaper, an increasingly popular reading service and app, will integrate the new Readability service and even release a separate, official client for it.
Macworld's new iPad app has finally arrived! Here are the details.
When USA Today launched its iPad app last year, critics noted that two big sections of the newspaper's coverage--Tech and Travel--were missing entirely from its tablet content. No more.
The Guardian has relaunched its news app for iPhone with eye towards making money—from advertisements in the United States, and through subscription fees in its native United Kingdom.