Stepping even further into the media fray, LinkedIn announced today that it has acquired the popular news reader app Pulse.
Pulse may be eyeing a big buy-out this year.
Digital news magazine app Pulse has always been good at making sense of the many news sources available online, but now it wants to cull the insanity of your social circle to find only the most popular articles and links.
News aggregation service Pulse is turning its attention to the mess of news that’s shared by friends across multiple social networks.
News aggregation service Pulse debuted version 3.0 of its mobile apps for Android, iPhone, and iPad today, which brings lots of new features and interface tweaks.
Digital magazine service Pulse released a new web app version of its popular mobile news reader today, which takes plenty of design cues from Microsoft’s forthcoming Windows 8 software.
Guest Post In day one of its Google I/O developer conference yesterday, Google upped the ante with many long-term foes and entered some new spaces.
Though digital magazine circulation has increased significantly in recent months, it remains a mere one percent of overall circulation, Ad Age reported last week. A group of five major publishers is hoping Next Issue Media, a company launching its full-feature product tomorrow, can change that.
Offlane, a newsstand app for the iPad in private beta, syncs online news content to your mobile device so it can be read offline. The company took the stage Thursday at the Launch Conference to present its new product.
Editor's Pick Pulse, which makes a news reading app for Apple and Android tablets and smartphones, threw a party in the penthouse of the Kimberly Hotel last night to celebrate it big growth. “These guys offered to pay me for using our technology,” said Richard Ziade of Readability. “I should have accepted their offer.” He shook his head with a laugh, admiring the view and grabbing a slice of seared tuna off a passing tray.
The tablet reader battle is going to get a whole lot more intense next week, when tablet news magazines Google Propeller and Yahoo Livestand launch to take on incumbent Flipboard.
Pulse, which created the popular Pulse news reading app, has raised $9 million in its first round of institutional venture funding.