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Those sponsored stories on Snapchat were apparently just the beginning. At Vanity Fair's New Establishment Summit today, the ephemeral messaging app's founder Evan Spiegel said that ads are en route "soon." Those ads will be based around the Story section of the application that provides a platfor...

October 9th 2014 at 12:05am 0 Comments
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Earlier in the week, TUAW featured a post about a special, one-of-a-kind Leica M camera that was designed by Apple's Jony Ive and his close friend, designer Marc Newson. The camera was created for Product (Red) and a charity auction that's scheduled for November 23 at Sotheby's in New York. Vanity F...

October 11th 2013 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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Have you ever wondered, while you were wandering the lush forest of Pandaria, what it would be like to have a constant companion at your side? A friend to share the scenery with, someone to reassure you that in the end, everything will be all right? Someone who looks up to you as the triumphant...

November 23rd 2012 at 4:00pm 0 Comments
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Condé Nast Britain has begun to provide existing print subscribers with access to equivalent digital editions on the iPad at no cost. According to an article published on the UK Association of Online Publishers website, Apple's Newsstand app has increased the issue sales of British GQ by...

November 10th 2011 at 1:45pm 0 Comments
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Condé Nast was rumored to be reconsidering its pricing of subscription content on the iPad, but apparently that won't keep the publisher from expanding its offerings anyway. The company is going to be offering Allure, Glamour, Golf Digest and Vanity Fair in the mix, so users who want to...

May 16th 2011 at 8:00pm 0 Comments
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Uh oh. Since its debut, the iPad has been variously hailed as the final nail in the coffin of all physical media and the savior of the magazine and newspaper industries. A few magazines, such as Wired, had truly impressive digital launches, with over 100,000 downloads of its first issue in June....

December 29th 2010 at 12:21pm 0 Comments
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This isn't the 80s anymore. It's not good enough to just pump out lusty hardware like the Walkman in order to drive generous profit streams. In the modern age of consumer electronics, it takes content and an entire ecosystem of software and services to keep customers locked in and buying your gear....

March 1st 2010 at 4:06am 0 Comments
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Steve Jobs has succeeded in business, contends this profile in Vanity Fair, because of his eccentricities, and not in spite of them. His attention to detail, his mercurial nature, and his dogged tenacity have turned out to be the path to true moguldom, though it did take 30 years.This profile isn't...

March 25th 2006 at 8:00am 0 Comments