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Prototype of new iPad glimpsed at news event

February 10, 2011

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On Feb. 2, when Rupert Murdoch unveiled “The Daily,” the iPad’s newspaper, eyewitnesses caught a glimpse of a prototype of a new iPad in the audience. An unnamed source confirmed its existence but News Corp. and Apple declined to comment. The only tidbit we know is that it allegedly features a front-facing camera at the […]

The Daily has huge issues

February 8, 2011

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We thought the biggest problem “The Daily,” the iPad’s new newspaper which launched Feb. 2, would have was the fact that people wouldn’t want to pay for its content. Boy, were we wrong. Turns out the download is free for the first two weeks but users have been less than thrilled with the product. Users […]

Newspaper stocks take a leap

February 7, 2011

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On a good note, newspaper stocks are jumping over the last week. The Associated Press is reporting that Monday’s announcement that AOL will buy the Huffington Post for $315 million is showing that investors are still willing to buy into news organizations. We’re just excited that a newspaper can still be worth $315 million. News […]