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  • Pioneering App Mag, The Magazine, Is Shutting Down In December

    Pioneering App Mag, The Magazine, Is Shutting Down In December

    The Magazine, an app magazine founded by Marco Arment, is shutting down in December. The magazine, which carried tech stories from prominent authors, is now owned by writer Glenn Fleishman who explained that the title, while profitable from day one, just wasn’t picking up subscribers fast enough to remain viable. Fleishman wrote: The sad truth has been that, while profitable from… Read More

  • What The Daily Got Right From Day One

    What The Daily Got Right From Day One

    Editor’s note: Brian Alvey is chief scientist and founder of Ceros.  News Corp announced earlier this week that it was shutting down The Daily. The following day, TechCrunch writer and CrunchFund General Partner MG Siegler criticized the iPad-only magazine, as well as other mag apps for being too big to quickly download and for clinging to a magazine format. Read More