Music Magazines Under Stress, Can They Adjust to the Streaming Era?
The music (and film) category of the Apple Newsstand is not among the more popular categories used for new digital editions, accounting for only around 2.3 percent of all apps. And unlike the Arts & Photography category, it is not a place one sees the most innovative new digital magazines.
I find this terribly odd. After all, both audio and video are a natural for digital magazines, right?
Well, there is the issue of copyright and the ability to freely embed files into digital magazines and newspapers.