07/19/2011, We had initially thought that the hacker group LulzSec had decided to hang up their hats and call it a day, as they had publically announced they would do so via their Twitter account. Well it looks like they might be back for just one last hack and this time their target was none other than Rupert Murdoch’s “The Sun” news publication.
02/02/2011, Despite the delays, Rupert Murdoch’s iPad-only magazine, The Daily, has been launched. The magazine is touted to offer the best of traditional journalism, along with the best of contemporary technology. The app offers fancy features like a magazine-like reading interface for flipping through pages or via a carousel; 360-degree photos; and professional voiceover for content so you won’t have to worry about GPS-device like voice. Social network integration is also […]
01/27/2011, There have been rumors and delays to Apple and News Corp’s The Daily iPad-only newspaper but now the official invites have been sent out and the app will be launched on the 2nd of February, which is just a few days away. News Corp CEO Rupert Murdoch and Apple’s VP of Internet Services, Eddy Cue will be on hand, and despite a lack of additional information on the invite, we […]
01/26/2011, Being late isn’t something that you’d normally associate with a newspaper or magazine, but we already know that Rupert Murdoch’s The Daily iPad newspaper has been delayed. One of the many things that folks were wondering about this iPad-only publication would be how much it would cost. Well, reports are in that the app will set you back $0.99 weekly, giving you the feel that it’s like buying a song […]
01/13/2011, While many folks were happy to hear rumors that Rupert Murdoch’s iPad-only newspaper – The Daily, would be launched on January 19th, some bad news has surfaced. According to reports, the newspaper has been pushed back in order to help Apple prepare its iTunes subscription plans. The app itself is said to be good to go and has already been in a dry run phase where editors write only for […]
01/13/2011, We’ve heard plenty of news about it for some time and now reports are in that The Daily, the first iPad-only newspaper venture, will be launching on January 19th, which is about a week away. If the reports are accurate, the launch will be held in the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. We already know that Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp is the driving force behind this venture and he […]
10/22/2010, Murdoch’s News Corp has decided to kill off their rather glitzy “Digital Planet” newspaper app project that will target tablets, citing lack of interest and cost as the main reasons behind that action. What does this mean for the layperson? Well, you will no longer be able to enjoy a one-stop app for all newspapers. Instead, Rupert Murdoch intends to reassign staff working on “Project Alesia”, as it is called, […]
11/23/2009, It’s no secret that Rupert Murdoch isn’t too happy with Google making News Corp content or partial content widely available to everybody, so what would Microsoft have to gain for a potential deal with News Corp? Well, word on the street is that Microsoft might be offering to pay News Corp to de-index its news sites from Google, which would probably drive folks searching for News Corp sites to Microsoft’s […]