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Articles tagged iPhone apps (41)

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In the quest for smarter news notifications, NBC News Digital’s Breaking News app will now send alerts specific to where readers — and their phones — are located. Justin Ellis
nyt now
The new product from The New York Times is the most interesting app produced by a traditional American news outlet in years. But can it differentiate itself from the Times’ main app — and find a paying audience?
prxremix
The new PRX Remix app offers a window into an alternate universe of public media, where podcasts and independent productions enjoy pride of place and serendipity is the organizing principle. Justin Ellis
propublicamag
ProPublica The Magazine will be a monthly collection of the investigative site’s work available on Apple’s Newsstand. Justin Ellis
boston-globe-app-3
The newspaper world’s most prominent exemplar of responsive design is also putting a bet on Apple’s App Store — at a price point aimed at people who wouldn’t normally pay full fare.
Reuters Logo
Article pages now have added depth and context, providing more opportunities for readers coming from social media to discover more content. Justin Ellis
raju-narisetti
“If anybody out there thinks a paywall is going to solve our industry’s problems in itself, they’re in for a very rude surprise.” Justin Ellis
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The app now makes it easier to save articles from sites that require subscription or registration. Justin Ellis
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