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Why Apple’s virtual Newsstand is driving a surge in magazine, newspaper iPad app subscriptions

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Why Apple’s virtual Newsstand is driving a surge in magazine, newspaper iPad app subscriptions

Poynter. – 2011-10-21

A couple weeks ago I predicted that Apple’s virtual Newsstand for iPads and iPhones would provide “a little more convenience for the user, and a little more discoverability for the publisher — but nothing here is a game-changer.” I… Read more
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Frankfurt Book Fair 2014: Apple, Amazon in Race for Mobile Readers

The rise of reading on mobile phones is a hot topic at the Frankfurt Book Fair, but perhaps the most surprising finding of a new survey is that Apple is giving Amazon a run for its money among... | Publishers Weekly – 2014-10-07

Apple remains the most valuable brand in the world

Continuing its run at the top of the charts, Apple is revealed as the most valuable brand in the world. With a massive 21 percent increase over the last 12 months, Apple is now valued at just under... | Betanews – 2014-10-09

Super-Investor Carl Icahn Is Really High On The Apple Watch

"Jony Ive and his team have yet again executed at a level that will bring to market a product that revolutionizes the entire category."As promised, mega-billionaire Carl Icahn published an open... | Fast Company – 2014-10-09

Apple Watch Makes Its Fashion Magazine Debut -- In China

The Apple Watch will makes its media debut in November, gracing the cover of Vogue China. Liu Wen, a 26-year old supermodel, will sport the Apple Watch Edition, one of three models for the device... | Advertising Age – 2014-10-10

Apple iBooks Category Bestsellers, October 5, 2014

The bestselling iBooks in mystery, romance, sci-fi, biography, fiction, children & teens, and more for the week ended October 5, 2014. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-10-10

Whistle dog activity tracker lands on Apple Store shelves and in IFTTT’s recipe book

The Apple deal will give Whistle retail reach, while IFTTT will connect the dog activity tracker the wider world of the internet of things. | GigaOM – 2014-10-14

Rare Apple-1 from 1976 up for auction

This post was originally published on Mashable. | Stuff – 2014-10-14

Whoops! Apple leaks iPad Mini 3 and iPad Air 2 details ahead of Thursday's event

Apple seems to have inadvertently leaked details of new iPads that are expected to be announced Thursday.An image published on Apple’s iPad User Guide page for iOS 8 on iTunes Wednesday reveals... | PC World – 2014-10-15

Publishers Want Out of Apple’s Newsstand Jail

Apple was supposed to save publishers, but these days, it seems like publishers need to be saved from Apple. Three years ago, Apple introduced Newsstand, a feature that gave iOS users a dedicated... | Editor & Publisher – 2014-10-16

The Apple Pay Challenge: Can I Spend A Week Without A Wallet?

Using an iPhone 6 to pay at retailers sounds cool. Let's see how it works in the real world.A couple of years ago, for an article in Time magazine, I left my wallet at home for a week and only bought... | Fast Company – 2014-10-20

Hackers may have infiltrated Apple's iCloud

This post was originally published on Mashable. | Stuff – 2014-10-21

Apple Integrates the iBooks App into iOS 8

In a move that should please publishers, the September release of iOS 8, Apple’s updated operating system for phones and tablets, included the integration of the iBooks app. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-10-24

Apple and Amazon Have a Problem: People Don’t Want to Buy Stuff Anymore

The failure of the Fire Phone has been widely cited as the reason for Amazon’s disastrous quarter, but a darker cloud has settled over the world’s biggest online retailer. The core of... | Wired – 2014-10-27

Dow Jones asks court to deny GT Advanced, Apple's secrecy motion

(Reuters) - Dow Jones & Co Inc, publisher of the Wall Street Journal, has asked a court to deny a request by Apple Inc and GT Advanced Technology Inc to keep under seal some documents relating to GT... | Reuters – 2014-10-29

Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks out: ‘I’m proud to be gay’

Apple CEO Tim Cook on Thursday published a moving essay in Bloomberg Businessweek in which he publicly announced for the first time that he is gay. Cook is the first CEO of a Fortune 500 company to... | PC World – 2014-10-30

Apple hires new DC lobbyists for competition, IP issues

Apple has hired the company that represented it in its battle against Samsung Electronics to represent it in Washington, D.C., and lobby the government on a range of competition and intellectual... | PC World – 2014-11-04

Apple mobile devices in China targeted by WireLurker malware

Researchers at Palo Alto Networks said they’ve discovered an impressive malware attack against Apple devices, which for now appears to be limited to users of a Chinese application store.The... | PC World – 2014-11-06

Just Weeks After Apple's Celebrity Photo Scandal, the Company Has to Deal With a Whole New Security Issue

Apple's iPhones and Mac computers are under threat of a new malware attack in China, unwelcome news for a brand that's been dealing with security concerns. So far, people in China have... | AdWeek – 2014-11-06

Apple makes it easier to switch to Android with iMessage deregistration tool

This post was originally published on Mashable. | Stuff – 2014-11-11

Apple iBooks Category Bestsellers, November 9, 2014

The bestselling iBooks in mystery, romance, sci-fi, biography, fiction, children & teens, and more for the week ended November 9, 2014. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-11-14

Apple pushes iOS 8.1.1 update to speed up older iPhones and iPads

It seems that Apple is in update mode today. As well as the launch of the OS X Yosemite 10.10.1 update, today also sees the release of iOS 8.1.1. The focus this time around is not really on delivery... | Betanews – 2014-11-18

The Clever Way The Apple Watch Shapes UI Around Your Movement

The Apple Watch knows how long you're looking at your wrist, and can change what you see based upon that.Apple recently published its human interface guidelines for the upcoming Apple Watch—what's... | Fast Company – 2014-11-19

Apple $450 million e-book settlement gets final court approval

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A U.S. judge on Friday gave final approval to Apple Inc's agreement to pay $450 million to resolve claims it harmed consumers by conspiring with five publishers to raise e-book... | Reuters – 2014-11-22

BRIEF-Apple e-books settlement, worth possible $450 million, wins court approval

Nov 21 (Reuters) - Apple Inc : * U.S. judge in Apple Inc e-books case says will approve company's | Reuters – 2014-11-22

Apple patent application describes a networked smoke detector

On Thursday, the United States patent office published a patent application from Apple describing a system where a smoke detector pushes a notification to a mobile device, like an iPhone. | GigaOM – 2014-11-22

Judge Approves Apple Settlement, But Case is Far From Over

Judge Denise Cote granted final approval from the bench to a deal that would settle money damages arising from Apple’s e-book price-fixing case. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-11-22

Apple's $450 million e-books settlement gets final approval

A federal judge in New York has given final approval to a settlement in which Apple will pay $450 million for its role in a conspiracy to fix prices for ebooks. Judge Denise Cote of the U.S. District... | PC World – 2014-11-22

Apple’s $450M plan to settle ebook price-fixing gets green light

Apple could begin paying out $400 million worth of cash and ebook credits by the end of the year, after a federal judge approved an unusual deal related to an Apple-led… | GigaOM – 2014-11-22

Apple and Microsoft both appear in TIME's best inventions of 2014

It's the time of year -- no pun intended -- when websites and magazines start to reflect over the year that has passed. As we reach the closing stages of 2014, TIME has taken a look back at the... | Betanews – 2014-11-23

Apple iBooks Category Bestsellers, November 23, 2014

The bestselling iBooks in mystery, romance, sci-fi, biography, fiction, children & teens, and more for the week ended November 23, 2014. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-11-26

Apple, DoJ Spar Ahead of December E-book Appeal

With an appeal date approaching, attorneys for Apple and the DoJ traded fire over whether Judge Denise Cote improperly weighed the evidence presented to her. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-12-01

VIDEO: Rare photos: When Jobs quit Apple

Photographer Doug Menuez, who was given rare access to the time when Steve Jobs left Apple and created Next, publishes the images. | BBC – 2014-12-03

Apple's Eddy Cue on ebooks price-fixing war: 'I'd do it again'

iBooks chief fighting US court ruling that the company ‘conspired’ to fix prices in its competition with Amazon is defiant before trial. Tim Cook ‘feels the same’Apple goes before a US... | The Guardian – 2014-12-03

Apple iBooks Category Bestsellers, November 30, 2014

The bestselling iBooks in mystery, romance, sci-fi, biography, fiction, children & teens, and more for the week ended November 30, 2014. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-12-05

Mark Zuckerberg defends free Facebook, fires back at Apple and Ello

When Tim Cook published an open letter in September to address iCloud privacy and security concerns, he said free online services treat you, the consumers, as product. Even newcomer Ello, which is... | Engadget – 2014-12-07

Apple reveals iBooks bestsellers in UK

Apple’s iBooks store in the UK has released its "Best of 2014" list showing that titles with film tie-ins led to the highest sales on the platform among paid-for titles. In fiction, The Fault in... | The Bookseller – 2014-12-09

Apple iBooks Store: The Most Downloaded Titles of 2014

Books by John Green and Michael Lewis were the most-downloaded paid titles in the iBooks store this year. James Patterson topped the free download list. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-12-09

Can Apple Win Its E-book Appeal?

On Monday, December 15, Apple will finally get their crack at overturning their 2013 e-book price-fixing judgment, with oral arguments scheduled before the Second Circuit Circuit Court of Appeals. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-12-10

Apple iBooks Category Bestsellers, December 7, 2014

The bestselling iBooks in mystery, romance, sci-fi, biography, fiction, children & teens, and more for the week ended December 7, 2014. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-12-12

Apple Heads to Court in E-Book Appeal

On Monday, an appeals court is scheduled to consider whether Apple’s pricing agreements with e-book publishers amounted to a deft market maneuver or an illegal conspiracy. | The Wall Street Journal – 2014-12-15

Appeals court questions Apple e-books collusion conviction

A federal appeals panel is trying to decide whether Apple or was the bigger bully when price wars over electronic books heated up a few years ago. | San Jose Mercury News – 2014-12-16

U.S. faces tough questions in Apple e-books antitrust appeal

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A U.S. government lawyer faced tough questioning in an appeals court on Monday as he sought to defend a judge's ruling that Apple Inc conspired with five publishers to raise... | Reuters – 2014-12-16

Judges question Apple ebook verdict and Amazon’s role

In a new twist in the long running antitrust case against Apple, an appeals court on Monday cast doubt on the Justice Department's theory that the company brokered an illegal conspiracy among... | GigaOM – 2014-12-16

At Hearing, Second Circuit Questions E-book Case Against Apple

At Apple's appeal hearing Monday in its e-book price-fixing case, Second Circuit Judge Dennis Jacobs aggressively questioned DoJ attorney Malcolm Stewart, and repeatedly referred to Amazon as a... | Publishers Weekly – 2014-12-14

Apple case appeals, judges query Amazon role

The US judges hearing Apple's appeal against its price-fixing conviction have asked questions about the role of Amazon in the e-book market, giving hope for the appeal, it has been reported. | The Bookseller – 2014-12-17

Will the Apple e-book price-fixing case be turned upside down?

During an appeals court hearing on the Department of Justice's price-fixing case against Apple, some judges argued against the DOJ, asserting that Apple was simply challenging 'predatory' pricing... | The Christian Science Monitor – 2014-12-17

Apple iBooks Category Bestsellers, December 14, 2014

The bestselling iBooks in mystery, romance, sci-fi, biography, fiction, children & teens, and more for the week ended December 14, 2014. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-12-19

Has the Tide Turned for Apple?

On Monday, December 15, Apple appeared before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit to argue that the 2013 verdict holding it liable for fixing e-book prices should be reversed. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-12-19

Apple iBooks Category Bestsellers, December 21, 2014

The bestselling iBooks in mystery, romance, sci-fi, biography, fiction, children & teens, and more for the week ended December 21, 2014. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-12-24

Apple's 14-day returns on iTunes could kill devs and musicians

From now on, if you buy an app, music track or book from iTunes and change your mind, you can get your money back in the first two weeks, no questions asked -- if you are in the EU, anyway. Distance... | Betanews – 2014-12-31

Apple iBooks can now be returned after purchase

Apple has amended its returns policy to allow iBooks to be returned within two weeks of purchase. The policy, which also refers to music on iTunes, affects Apple’s store in the UK, Germany, Italy... | The Bookseller – 2015-01-01

Why This Mobile CMO Is Psyched About the Apple Watch

At age 19, Brent Hieggelke co-founded Chicago alt-weekly New City, and helped evolve the small publishing operation into an ad network, which was a novel concept at the time.Nearly 30 years later he... | Advertising Age – 2015-01-06

Apple, Google and Facebook lend support and money to Je Suis Charlie campaign

12 people died in an attack on satirical French magazine, Charlie Hebdo on Wednesday. At time of writing, the situation in France is still unfolding, and technology companies have been quick to show... | Betanews – 2015-01-09

Apple iBooks Category Bestsellers, January 4, 2015

The bestselling iBooks in mystery, romance, sci-fi, biography, fiction, children & teens, and more for the week ended January 4, 2015. | Publishers Weekly – 2015-01-09

Apple raises minimum app prices

Apple has raised its minimum app prices in the UK, Canada and European countries that use the Euro.  Gigaom reports that the minimum app price is now £0.79 in the U.K, €0.99 in the EU, and... | The Bookseller – 2015-01-13

Apple CEO Tim Cook fast-tracks 'Je suis Charlie' app

Apple’s rigorous approvals procedure means it can take quite some time for an app, or app update, to make its way into the App Store. 10-15 days is a typical approval time. French news agency... | Betanews – 2015-01-13

Apple iBooks Category Bestsellers, January 11, 2015

The bestselling iBooks in mystery, romance, sci-fi, biography, fiction, children & teens, and more for the week ended January 11, 2015. | Publishers Weekly – 2015-01-16

Apple Says iBooks Store Attracts 1 Million Users a Week

Not only has the Apple's iBooks store recently recorded 1 billion e-book downloads since its launch, the online e-book seller is also attracting a 1 million new users a week. | Publishers Weekly – 2015-01-15

Apple’s iBookstore Growing at One Million Users Per Month

Keith Moerer, Director of Apple's iBookstore, revealed that Apple's iBookstore is growing at a million users per month and has seen 1 billion downloads. The post Apple’s iBookstore Growing at... | Publishing Perspectives – 2015-01-16

Apple iBooks Category Bestsellers, January 18, 2015

The bestselling iBooks in mystery, romance, sci-fi, biography, fiction, children & teens, and more for the week ended January 18, 2015. | Publishers Weekly – 2015-01-23

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