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Digital editions have become much more than replicas of magazines in print. Similar to digital edition books, the growing popularity of the Apple iPad, Amazon Kindle and other devices has led to many digital editions software providers offering an enhanced reader experience through the use of video, audio, real-time updates and more.


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Major Ad Buyer Tells Magazines It Won't Buy Tablet Circ Like It's Print Any More

tablets smartphones December 9, 2014

MediaVest , an influential media-buying agency with clients including Coca-Cola , has told at least eight publishers that it will no longer count iPad...

The Spotify of Magazines Just Raised $50 Million

next issue logo December 4, 2014

The  Time  has come.  Next Issue  has had the  Fortune  to raise a chunk of Money  as it attempts to create a  Reader's Digest...

Is The New Yorker Making a Mistake by Choosing a Metered Paywall?

The New Yorker December 2, 2014

This month,  The New Yorker launched a metered paywall, allowing visitors six free articles  before being asked to subscribe for $12 for 12 weeks...

Adobe Will Drop Digital Publishing Suite, Single Edition for Creative Cloud Members

Adobe DPS Logo November 25, 2014

Those publishers who have enjoyed using Adobe's Single Edition app solution, and are not Pro or Enterprise users, will soon lose a major feature...

Press Release: Readly adds over 50 top titles to all-you-can-read app

readly logo November 21, 2014

Readly, a company that's changing how people discover and read magazines, has added over 50 new titles from 9 publishers to its service. These include...

Vice Media adds science fiction section called ‘Terraform’

Vice Media November 19, 2014

Vice Media tech vertical Motherboard has launched a science fiction section called Terraform, Publisher's Weekly  reported  this morning. Terraform, which will be co-edited by Motherboard...

This Woman Is Hearst Magazines’ Secret Digital Weapon

Kate Lewis Hearst November 18, 2014

Kate Lewis is very excited. She has just come back from the Popular Mechanics Breakthrough Awards luncheon on the 44th floor of Hearst Tower,...

Press Release: Penton's Aviation Week & Space Technology to become a daily experience for paying customers

Penton Logo November 10, 2014

Penton's    Aviation Week , the leader in aerospace information and media, is expanding its flagship property,  Aviation Week & Space Technology  ( AW&ST...

If Apple Has Turned into a Slumlord with Its Management of Newsstand, Publishers Have Turned into Reluctant Tenants

Apple Newsstand iPad November 4, 2014

The issues with the Apple Newsstand were once again given a work out yesterday when the publisher of  The Magazine , Glenn Fleishman penned...

Survey: 80% of Premium Publishers Want to Sell Ads Based on Time

clock2 November 3, 2014

Just weeks after the Financial Times said it would begin selling digital ads based on the time for which they're exposed to readers, a...