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The pilot program is to use $65,000 of vacation donations from Globe subscribers to buy 75 iPads and projectors, with 50 of these going to Boston Public Schools and the other 25 to be provided to Stoneham... High School.

Teachers being faced with these new iPads will be given an onsite tutorial on how to use the tablet, with The Boston Globe aiming to run this program through to the spring semester. The...

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Hearst says that all 22 of its magazines will become available on Apple’s Newsstand "days" before the print editions are published, with this headstart apparently varying by publication.

The... decision is significant for the future of tablet publishing and could be the start of a trend, with Apple confirming to AllThingsD that it welcomes any publishers looking to go down the same route as Hearst.

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According to a report by 9to5Mac and elsewhere, the hack works by installing alternate security certificates and changing a device's DNS records to direct traffic through a server run by Alexey... V. Borodin.

The Next Web reports that Borodin claims his site doesn't collect any personal information from users, besides their Apple IDs and passwords, and that more than 30,000 in-app purcha...

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These magazines will include TIME, People, Sports Illustrated, InStyle and Entertainment Weekly, all of which will be available on a subscription basis to those owning Apple's iPad, according to... The New York Times.

"For a magazine or brand like People or Time, a tablet will become an increasingly important part of the experience," said Time Inc. new CEO Laura Lang. "Our...

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The report found that 66% of people who read magazines on tablets and e-Readers think they’ll be spending more time with digital issues over the next year, while 90% are respondents said that... they are consuming as much – if not more – magazine content since acquiring a tablet.

Many readers prefer the newsstand-style of magazine subscription, and 76% prefer this format t...

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As of 24th October, the newspaper said that the app, which was launched on 12th October, was being seen by 60,000 daily users, resulting in between 800,000 to one million daily page views.

“We’re... absolutely delighted”, said Metro executive digital director, Jamie Walters. ““There’s a hell of a lot of engagement from people who are using it, and usage levels are fantastic. It’s exceedi...

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Zinio announced this week that its Zinio Explore newsstand is now available for Android tablet users at the Android Market. 

Zinio Explore is offered alongside the “Shop”... and “Read” sections designed to provide easy access to relevant topical stories across every major magazine genre, from sports to entertainment and business to lifestyle. Zinio said articles are updat...

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Located in the newest version of the Zinio app's toolbar, the "Explore" feature calls up a number of the latest articles from major magazines such as Rolling Stone, National Geographic,... The Economist, and more. 

"With Zinio, just like browsing a newsstand, readers can pick a magazine and read a quick article, Zinio President and CEO Rich Maggiotto said in a release. &...

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The Association of Online Publishers reported that the blend of titles includes free, paid-for, and premium products, and that the revenue associated with these two million downloads exceeds the normal... revenue for an entire month.

Most of the Newsstand titles are based on existing Future UK print products, and include T3, Total Film, Classic Rock, Metal Hammer, ProCycling, and The Official Xbox...