Google Newsstand App Delivers Magazines and News to Android

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Google has unveiled a brand new app and service this morning, called Google Newsstand, which is aimed at replacing a few applications and merging reading content into one app. Delivering news and reading content right to our Android smartphones and tablets. At the moment Google offers an app called Currents, as well as Google Play […]

Chicago Tribune, LA Times Explore Creating Tablet Hardware to Sell Newspapers

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Tribune Co., the media conglomerate behind the Los Angeles Times, the Chicago Tribune, and other publications, is looking at entering the tablet hardware space in order to sell newspaper subscriptions. News of Tribune Co.’s foray into the tablet space comes just as we’re hearing that Amazon, which provides music, videos, and books as digital content, […]

Newstand Joins iBooks for Your Digital iOS Reading Pleasure

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At the WWDC keynote today, Apple introduced the a new app and service called Newstand, which allows users to manage their periodicals, including magazines and newspapers, on their iPad and iPhone. Users who subscribe to their favorite magazines and journals will be able to download new content as they become available automatically in the background. […]

Magazine Publishers Frustrated w/ Apple to Lead Partnership on Android

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Magazine and newspaper publishers who have been frustrated by Apple’s failure to deliver a subscription model and the ability to obtain valuable subscriber information on the iOS platform that powers the iPhone, iPod Touch, and the iPad may form their own partnership to deliver a subscription newsstand on Google’s Android platform. Dubbed Next Issue Media, […]