Magazines archive

  • Newsweek to become all-digital in 2013, renamed Newsweek Global
    Online

    Newsweek to become all-digital in 2013, renamed Newsweek Global

    By 18 October 2012

    Newsweek is retiring its print edition after 80 years and investing all its energies into an all-digital format. The announcement came in a joint statement published on The Daily Beast website from Tina Brown, editor-in-chief of The Daily Beast and Newsweek,...

  • Hello! magazine features 3D Augmented Reality Gary Barlow front cover
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    Hello! magazine features 3D Augmented Reality Gary Barlow front cover

    By 28 May 2012

    Take That star and X Factor judge Gary Barlow can now be seen as a 3D augmented-reality figurine by pointing a mobile device at a special-edition Jubilee issue of Hello! magazine.  The Hello! 3D app is free to download from the Apple App Store and Google...

  • Harrods goes virtual with iPad magazine app
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    Harrods goes virtual with iPad magazine app

    By 2 April 2012

    Harrods has launched an iPad version of its magazine available through iTunes. Offering subscribers an interactive experience, the Harrods Magazine app will be updated monthly and will include videos, interviews with the cream of the crop designers, access...

  • Aside HTML5 magazine: The future of publishing?
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    Aside HTML5 magazine: The future of publishing?

    By 13 May 2011

    Yes, it's in German. And yes, the scrolling isn't nearly as smooth in real life as it is on the demo video - but that doesn't mean that Aside magazine isn't a big deal. Well, it's not really Aside - "world's first magazine only made with HTML5" - that's...

  • Branson's iPad Project hits the App Store
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    Branson's iPad Project hits the App Store

    By 30 November 2010

    Richard Branson's attempt at capitalising on the massive popularity of the iPad, and its potential to re-invent the magazine genre, kicks off with the launch of the Virgin produced Project into the App Store. Available for free, the app provides links...

  • VIDEO: Augmented reality magazine debuts on t-shirt
    Gadgets

    VIDEO: Augmented reality magazine debuts on t-shirt

    By 21 January 2010

    A Swedish magazine called T-post has just launched, and is calling itself the "first wearable magazine". Why? Because it's in the form of a t-shirt. Every 6 weeks, subscribers get a t-shirt in the post. The news story - one per issue - is on the inside,...

  • VIDEO: Mag+ digital magazine concept
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    VIDEO: Mag+ digital magazine concept

    By 17 December 2009

    A London design agency called BERG has reimagined how magazines could look in the future with a concept video of a product that it's calling Mag+. The concept has been produced in conjunction with Bonnier's R&D division, the magazine publishers behind...

  • US publishing giants join forces for digital standards
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    US publishing giants join forces for digital standards

    By 9 December 2009

    In the States, five big publishing companies have announced they are to team-up on a venture that will see open standards created for the new era of digital publishing on portable digital devices, such as the as-yet unconfirmed Apple iTablet that's got...

  • VIDEO: "Coming soon" Sports Illustrated tablet concept demoed
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    VIDEO: "Coming soon" Sports Illustrated tablet concept demoed

    By 3 December 2009

    Hot on the heels of the Conde Nast "Wired" demo, Time Inc's "Sports Illustrated" has made a stab at a concept of what the mag might look like on a tablet device. Thought to be in anticipation of Apple releasing a multimedia tablet later next year, the...

  • Sports Fitness

    Free Sport magazine for Londoners

    By 29 September 2006

    Another competitor enters the fray today to battle it out with the other freebies you collect on the way to work in London. But this time it's sport and it's a magazine. Sport presents a range of timely sporting coverage and in the first issue we get...

  • Phones

    V2 music launches new Mobizine music magazine

    By 29 March 2006

    V2 music has teamed up with Refresh Mobile, the makers of the Pocket-lint Mobizine to launch the first music Mobizine for mobile. V2, home to Stereophonics, The Rakes and Brit lifetime achievement winner Paul Weller, publishes a new weekly Mobizine available...

  • Magazines coming to a mobile near you as Mobizines
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    Magazines coming to a mobile near you as Mobizines

    By 7 February 2006

    Magazine publishers who were slow to adopt the power of the web for fear of losing print sales have turned their hand at mobiles in an attempt to make up ground. A new service has been launched by Refresh Mobile that means you will be able to catch up...

  • Sports Fitness

    Unique and exciting adventure travel magazine launched

    By 31 January 2006

    Adventure Journey is an online travel magazine like none you've read before. Leave luxury Caribbean cruises and five-star Parisian hotels to the rest — you won't find those cookie-cutter trips here. Instead, you'll discover incredible adventure woven...