Newsstand

Apple to Launch “Flipboard-Like Product”, Eliminate Newsstand: Re/code

Re/code is reporting at the 11th hour (don’t you love that phrase?) Apple is set to debut a new free “Flipboard-like product” today at WWDC and also end its Newsstand app that was the way to deliver newspaper and magazine subscriptions: Apple plans to announce a free, Flipboard-like product that will show consumers samplings of...

Google Launches Newsstand App For Android, iOS Version Coming in 2014

Replacing its existing Currents reader, Google has announced the launch of its new Flipboard-style newspapers and magazines subscriptions app called the Google Play Newsstand for Android devices (via GigaOM). Google says its Newsstand app is a one-stop Android shop for magazine, newspaper and blog content, initially offering more than 1,900 free and paid content sources. As iOS version...