We talk a lot about how the shift from print to digital has affected publishers' ability to make revenue, but it's worth noting it's also had a significant impact on the workflow and organisational structure of newsrooms. Central to that shift has been the emergence of the product manager role as integral to process of getting content to audiences.
The Guardian app is the fourth-most successful non-game app in the UK when it comes to generating revenue according to figures from mobile app analysts App Annie, putting it ahead of apps from publishers such as News UK and Telegraph Media Group which have a much greater commitment to paid content.
Lots of people have dabbled with Google Earth to fly around their neighborhood or poke around a 3D version Paris. But how many dropped $400 (per year!) for a Pro subscription? Not a ton, it would seem. At least, not enough for Google to keep counting on it as an income source.
A lot of people are excited about the expected launch of the Apple Watch in April. But there are also still enough people who don’t see the point of having another gadget – a wearable, with questionable battery life – when they’ve already have an iPhone in their pocket.
The Economist can’t live on ad revenue alone. Over 50 percent of its overall revenue, £167 million ($251 million), is tied to subscriptions. Increasingly, doing so means mastering the mechanics of programmatic advertising and the art of slicing and dicing data to put specific offers in front of different groups of people.
Publishers are seeking ways to add value to print ads, leveraging on core strength not available to new media competition and search engines. Companies that embrace mobility for their business need to adopt a fully integrated advertising platform against this fast-moving mobile industry to effectively position their companies ahead of competition.
"Whether that’s finding a way to get native advertising into mobile or finding new, creative ways to tell stories in that small space. Consumers are going to mobile. There’s no doubt about it. It has to be our main focus in terms of figuring out how to make the most out of that channel."
INDEPENDENT News & Media have announced the appointment of two pivotal positions in the group.
COMPANIES in Ireland will struggle to survive unless they have a digital platform, industry analysts have warned.
Will digital magazine sales ever offset print decline? The Audit Bureau of Circulations figures for January to June this year are out and the PPA has helpfully compiled a list showing the combined circulations of those magazines that have both print and digital editions.
The iOS 8.1.3 update is arriving as a notification on many iPhone 6 Plus and other devices this weekend with bug fixes and other small updates as Apple continues a push to deliver a better iOS 8 experience on the new iPhones. After using the iOS 8.1.3 update on the iPhone 6 Plus for almost a week we can share our experience with the performance of this small, but useful update.
Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Apple's iOS 8.1.3 update is now available for the iPhone, and it fixes one of the issues many iPhone owners complained about when iOS 8 was initially released. 9to5Mac first noticed that the update was released.
Google wants to be your next wireless carrier and could start offering talk and data plans as early as this year.
The iPhone is no longer really a phone.
Amazon doesn't care if you can make a call on its phone. Yes, if the rumors are true, the company has built a phone, which we all expect Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos to unveil on Wednesday. But Amazon doesn't care about helping you keep in touch with friends; it cares about putting its industry-leading online retail store and services in your pocket and your hands almost 24/7.
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Taking inspiration from the much discussed New York Times Innovation Report's key recommendations, Digital Media Asia 2014 will showcase some of the hottest international trends in digital media. Media executives around the globe with share their best practices and insights on online content monetization, digital advertising, social media, tablet publishing, big data, and other recent digital innovations.
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