The New York Daily News joined fellow Big Apple newspapers The New York Times, New York Post, and Newsday in the iTunes Store, and FishbowlNY reported that its app costs $1.99 for the first month or $11.99 for the entire year.
Daily News CEO Bill Holiber said:
To address the needs of our readers who already love the experience of the Daily News print edition, we’ve combined the flexibility of a live app with the feel of the printed newspaper to bring a compelling experience. As the voice of the most connected city in the world, we now have the most timely, accessible and user-friendly vehicle for sharing that voice.
We are proud to bring the legacy of Harper’s Magazine to the iPad, expanding the reach of the magazine to a global audience and those who prefer electronic formats.