Topic: Tablet

MPA Levels Playing Field for Publishers' Tablet Data Asks publishers to use specific metrics, language

The varying sets of rules determining how magazines can access their tablet subscribers’ information across different platforms—Apple has always been especially stingy with the statistics—has long irked publishers. But as…

April 2, 2012, 12:23 PM EDT

MPA Conference Shows Tablets Dominating, Publishers Adapting Social integration said vital to tablet magazine experience

There’s no doubt about it: tablets are taking over. Eleven percent of the total U.S. population used iPads and various other tablet devices last year. By 2014, that percentage is…

March 20, 2012, 11:28 PM EDT

Perspective: From Brick to Slick Cellphones have changed a lot in 20 years, but the tactic used to sell them? That's still vintage 1988

Though Apple and the late Steve Jobs have been praised (with justification) for improving, streamlining, face-lifting and otherwise revolutionizing the cellphone, it’s only fair to note the one thing Jobs…

February 16, 2012, 6:26 AM EST

Which Titles Have the Largest Mobile Audience? Affinity releases top magazines on smartphones

For all the talk about tablet and e-reader adoption, smartphones are still one of the ways magazines are reaching sizeable numbers of readers, and in some cases exceeding their print…

December 12, 2011, 1:06 PM EST

Tablet Owners Likelier to Click 'Buy' And they're making bigger purchases too

There’s something about owning a tablet that makes consumers want to shop online. Although only 9 percent of online shoppers have a tablet, their owners are actually likelier than their…

September 28, 2011, 11:00 AM EDT

Hearst Releases Digital Circulation Numbers Tops Condé in digital-only subscriptions

Yesterday, Hearst released its numbers for paid digital subscriptions on tablets and e-readers, WWD reported. And while its monthly digital circulation is lower than that of rival Condé Nast, it’s…

September 28, 2011, 10:43 AM EDT

Google and Intel Team Up for Android Intel “spurning” Microsoft?

Intel has announced a partnership with Google to produce Android-based smartphones and tablets using Intel Atom chips. Google senior vice president Andy Rubin and Intel CEO Paul Otellini showed off prototypes…

September 14, 2011, 6:40 AM EDT

HP Resurrects the TouchPad for 'One Last Run' Consumers went crazy for the discounted tablet

Hewlett Packard is cashing in on the renewed popularity of its recently abandoned TouchPad. Following HP’s announcement earlier this month that it would no longer produce the tablet, which led to…

August 31, 2011, 11:22 AM EDT

Shoppers Scramble for Discounted HP TouchPads $99 tablets sold out over the weekend

Following Hewlett-Packard’s announcement last week that it’s ditching its tablet and smartphone efforts, sales of the company’s TouchPad have gone through the roof—thanks to a massively discounted price tag. In order…

August 22, 2011, 10:36 AM EDT

Report: No iPad 3 in 2011 New panel display is causing delays

Apple's new product launches haven't gone too smoothly this year. First, the iPhone’s usual next-gen summer release was pushed back to fall, and now it looks like we won’t be…

August 16, 2011, 10:08 AM EDT