‘The Daily’ Trimming One-Third of Staff

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Tablet-centric publication ‘The Daily,’ operated by News Corporation, is now laying off as many as one-third of its workers. According to All Things D, which is also owned by News Corporation, editorial and sports departments are taking the biggest hits along with the design and production department. That translates to as many as fifty people being […]

iPad Newspaper The Daily Comes to iPhone

iPad Newspaper The Daily Comes to iPhone

News Corp’s The Daily newspaper is finally available on the iPhone and iPod touch with a small selection of free articles and a lower subscription price. The Daily for iPhone is a separate app from the iPad version with a layout that takes cues from Facebook and Sparrow. The digital paper offer seven sections with […]

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, […]

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, […]