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Texture Has Shut Down, Directs Users to Apple News+ for $12.99/month

Digital magazine service Texture, which was once partly-owned by Rogers Media, until Apple acquired it for a reported $485 million USD, has officially shut down. After Apple launched its subscription news service Apple News+, which integrates digital magazines from Texture, the latter announced it would be sunset on May 28, 2019. Launching the Texture iOS...

Apple to Shutdown Texture on May 28, Android Users Call Move ‘Slap in the Face’

With the launch of Apple News+ and its selection of hundreds of magazines, Apple has decided to naturally shut down Texture. Texture, prior to being acquired by Apple, was partly owned by Rogers Media and other major magazines publishers, offering a Netflix-type version of digital magazines. TechCrunch reports Texture has started notifying customers the standalone...

Apple to Shut Down Texture’s Windows App on June 30

Apple acquired Texture, the 'Netflix for magazines,' in March as a clear bid to get into the media space. The company has informed all its users that the Texture app for Windows will be pulled from the Microsoft Store on June 30th. There was no reason provided for the removal of this platform, but given...

Apple Reportedly Readying Premium News Subscription Service

Apple is reportedly readying a new premium subscription service in an attempt to generate more revenue from online content and services. According to a new report from Bloomberg, the service will reportedly use technology from Texture, a magazine subscription service Apple bought last month. Apple will integrate Texture’s technology into the Apple News app with a premium...

Texture CEO Quits Following Acquisition by Apple

John Loughlin, the CEO of popular magazine subscription service Texture, has left the company following its recent acquisition by Apple. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the executive, who helped grow Texture and also engineered the company's sale to Apple, is now planning to lead a mid-phase startup after a brief transition period. Loughlin, a former Hearst and Meredith...

Texture Magazines Promo Code Saves 50% Off for Six Months

If you were thinking of signing up for Texture for unlimited access to monthly and weekly magazines, the company has a promo code right now which offers savings of 50% off for six months. All you have to do is enter the code 50OFF6 during checkout, to apply your discount. This mean you’ll get either...

Buy $7 Folgers Coffee, Get 3 Months of Rogers Texture Magazines ($45 value)

The best of waking up, is Folgers in your cup, right? If that’s your life mantra, then you’ll be pleased to know a current Folgers promo offers three free premium months of Texture, the digital magazine subscription from Rogers, valued at $14.99 per month. Texture offers a free 30 day trial of its magazine subscription...