Less than two years after launching it, to great fanfare, News Corp is to close down its iPad app The Daily. The app's already been removed from iTunes, and will publish its final issue on December 15.
Ever since it was first announced last year, Rupert Murdoch's digital newspaper The Daily has been referred to as an "iPad-only" publication. Soon, that verbiage will need to change.
Yesterday marked the official launch of The Daily (no relation), Rupert Murdoch's new from-the-ground-up daily paper for the iPad.
After an unexpected delay, it's now being reported that Rupert Murdoch will launch his next revolution in media on February 2, when The Daily is set to be available on Apple's iPad.
Media mogul Rupert Murdoch has launched a few successful publications in his time, but we're going to have to wait a bit longer to see if The Daily is one of them. The pending iPad-exclusive newspaper won't be coming out as soon as expected.
The world of magazines is in the midst of a potentially radical change, a fact that has been cemented after tycoon Richard Branson and his company Virgin launched an ambitious new publication which will only be available through the iPad.
Rupert Murdoch's News Corporation is working on the launch of a daily newspaper for the iPad.