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Murdoch’s Times Misses A Third Month Of iPad Income

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If editions on tablets like iPad are the “game-changer” which may help “transform” newspapers, as Rupert Murdoch put it, then Murdoch and his News International CEO Rebekah Brooks must be pretty upset by progress The Times is making in that regard.

The paper is now giving its current iPad users a third straight month’s access for free, forgoing the intended £9.99 ($15.54)-per-month renewal, as an apology for service level.

An email to users reads: “As a thank you, and as we

6 Responses to “Murdoch’s Times Misses A Third Month Of iPad Income”

  1. Bill – neither have I. Well, maybe *one*. But one is far fewer than the number of times many of my other iPad apps crash, which is frequently. Even the native apps – ie. when you change the orientation of a full-screen YouTube video that’s playing whilst embedded from a parent web page. The device seems buggy as hell.

  2. claireofficespace

    The Times don’t seem to be doing so well with the Internet in general as of late.. After their failed paywall which no one wanted to pay for, I’m impressed that people have acually signed up for the app!