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Apple is winning over the big publishers. Last week, Hearst Corp. said it planned to start selling its magazines using Apple’s new iTunes subscription service. Now rival Conde Nast is actually doing it, via the publisher’s New Yorker title.
The Wired iPad app has a weight problem. And Condé Nast’s newest iPad app, from the New Yorker, isn’t much better. The apps are due for a slim-down–as soon as Adobe figures out how to make that happen.
GQ. Popular Mechanics. Sports Illustrated. Wired. Notice a trend here? Time to try an iPad magazine for the xx set.
The Wired iPad app Condé Nast showed off this month looks great. But the chances that the publisher will give its other magazines the same treatment don’t look promising–unless Apple and Adobe can figure out their Flash problem. Anyone want to bet on that?