This is the week that a bunch of major newspaper and magazine publishers announced their joint venture to create a “highly featured reading application” and “robust publishing platform” to enable all sorts of new portable digital devices, such as the much-rumored but never officially announced Apple tablet.
See the press release from Hearst, Condé Nast, Meredith, News Corporation and Time Inc.
Meanwhile, Time has an online video of one prototype, while News Corp. has a couple showing off another….
Take your pick…
Tablet interface & apps:
Many thanks to ace photojournalist Bob Krist, whose blog pointed me to the first of these.