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Newsstand Articles

Apple to Discontinue Newsstand, Launch Free Flipboard-Like App to Feature News Content

Monday June 8, 2015 9:23 am PDT by
Apple is planning to do away with Newsstand, its central app that stores newspaper and magazine subscriptions for users, according to sources who spoke with Re/code. In its place, the company will introduce a new Flipboard-style aggregation experience that will showcase curated lists of articles and content for individual customers. The partners for the new app will include ESPN, The New York...

European App Store Price Increase Turns Off Auto-Renewing Subscriptions

Wednesday January 14, 2015 6:55 am PST by
Apple last week implemented price increases for App Store content throughout the European Union and in several other countries, rebalancing the company's pricing as exchange rates have shifted and new taxes have gone into effect in some countries. One side effect of that change, however, is that auto-renewing subscriptions for app content have been automatically turned off for any pricing...

New Apple Print Ads Feature iPad Mini and Newsstand

Tuesday November 27, 2012 6:14 pm PST by
9to5Mac has pooled together some images of a new set of print ads from Apple. The ads show off the 7.9-inch iPad mini's Newsstand capabilities on the back covers of magazines like The New Yorker and Time. The ads tout that the magazines that people are reading are also available on the iPad mini in a digital format in a package smaller than the traditional print magazine size. Depicting the...