Why Rupert Murdoch's iPad Paper, ‘The Daily,’ Failed 23 weeks ago
The demise of Rupert Murdoch’s “The Daily” says as much about the unforgiving state of digital journalism as it does...
By Sharon Waxman & Alexander C. Kaufman
The Daily, News Corp.'s iPad only newspaper, will cease being a standalone publication on Dec. 15
Rupert Murdoch's tablet newspaper lays off one third of its staff after 18 months of losses and insufficient subscriptions
The iPad-only newspaper may be the victim of its rumored $30 million in losses
An exec at CES raises the idea, while talking up long-term prospects for the tablet-only publication, which will soon become available on Android devices
Cain attacks first woman to publicly step forward with charges of unwanted sexual advances as name of earlier accuser surfaces
Bloomberg reports readership sits at 120,000 a week -- far less than what Rupert Murdoch said it needed to break even
The former BusinessWeek editor was tapped by the Hollywood trade a year ago to ramp up its New York presence
On the plus side, Chase Carey says there have been 800,000 downloads for the tablet-only publication
But few have paid for News Corp.’s tablet newspaper since extending a free trial
Publishers can rejoice a bit, but Apple is taking 30 percent cut and still won't give up customer data
Sports Illustrated editor Terry McDonell: "It bums us out when we get reviewed as being a sh*tty application, simply because it costs too much"
Murdoch's acquisition of 1.2 million shares -- his first in more than four years -- is "a sign of his belief in the future of the company"
It's not even the Deadline founder -- after two months in Hollywood, this is the best the iPad-only publication's entertainment editor has got?
Finke tells Gawker she doesn't have that lady's "mouthlines"; we agree
In a Hollywood standoff with Deadline founder, Richard Johnson is keeping his mouth shut for the moment
The blogger faces the thing she fears most: a photo, in Rupert Murdoch's new Daily. Now it's war
The Daily video highlights perpetually aggrieved brothers, all set to "Mission:Impossible" music
Programmer creates website that lists public links to iPad publication's articles; publisher Greg Clayman not amused
"We don't believe in firing people twice," Murdoch says
TV revenues help offset 40 percent profit drop at film studio, MySpace charges
As uprising takes a violent turn, a roundup of coverage from CNN to Rupert Murdoch's Daily
Item saying Palin has been demonized by "lefties" gets softened, then changed back -- repeatedly
Rupert Murdoch's national news publication for the iPad is a game-changer
The Rupe himself rolls out highly anticipated "The Daily," the first newspaper built for the iPad, at the Guggenheim in New York
Alone among television events, the annual football matchup commands growing ratings and network opportunities for cross-promotion
TheWrap has the primer for the world's first "iPad newspaper," which launches on Wednesday
The actor tells TheWrap: "You can’t shy away from a moment when it’s there”