Posts Tagged ‘Company News’

AOL Launches Daily Mag App

August 5th, 2011

With magazines being so well-received into the tablet world, AOL is jumping on the bandwagon with Editions, a free daily “magazine” that pulls content from a variety of sources.  Sources, topics, and style are tweaked by each reader so they can have a more personalized experience.  Readers can pick from 16 different topics such as …

ContentNext Bought By Guardian News & Media

July 11th, 2008

Guardian News & Media has bought ContentNext, the parent company of the digital business website PaidContent, as part of its US expansion. ContentNext was founded in April 2002 and has since expanded to 23 staff and taken investment from the venture capital firm Greycroft Partners. The founder of ContextNext, Rafat Ali, said, “The Guardian’s international …

Huffington Post Goes Local

June 20th, 2008

The Huffington Post is planning on expanding into local news across the country, starting with a site dedicated to the city of Chicago. This Chicago site would aggregate news from a number of local sources with the longterm plan being to copy this formula for dozens of other cities in the near future. Guardian
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The Atlantic’s New Idea

June 2nd, 2008

The 150 year old magazine, The Atlantic, will be trying something completely new with their July/August issue and dedicating it entirely to “ideas.” In an effort to revitalize the magazine, The Atlantic will be offering themed issues that will focus on politics and people shaping the future, in addition to the already published State …

Lack of Satisfaction with American Journalism

March 3rd, 2008

The Zogby Interactive survey, which was conducted February 20-21, 2008 and presented by iFOCOS, found that most Americans agree that journalism is important to the quality of their community. However, 67% of Americans are disappointed with the quality of journalism in their communities and in traditional journalism in general, meaning TV, radio, and newspapers. …