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Newspaper Direct has unveiled its seminal PressReader app today for Windows 8! This is a native app written for the new Metro interface and brings over 2300 newspapers right to your desktop. This will ensure that you can take advantage of your 26 inch PC screen to keep abreast of all the local news or read on your MS Surface Tablet.



Eco-friendly option gives guests access to a global library of magazines and newspapers


Silversea partnered with NewspaperDirect to develop a new digital newspaper service that meets the digital news consumption needs of cruise passengers and is customizable and scalable for the company.


Next to a suitcase, the most indispensable travel accessory these days is a smartphone. Whether you embark on a business trip, a weekend getaway or an exotic overseas vacation, phone apps exist to help make virtually every element of the experience far easier and more enjoyable. Travel apps have only been so robust in the last couple of years, but it already seems hard to remember how we managed to get anywhere without them.


Next to a suitcase, the most indispensable travel accessory these days is a smartphone. Whether you embark on a business trip, a weekend getaway or an exotic overseas vacation, phone apps exist to help make virtually every element of the experience far easier and more enjoyable. Travel apps have only been so robust in the last couple of years, but it already seems hard to remember how we managed to get anywhere without them.


For road warriors, PressReader is the best way to keep up with the happenings at home. The app delivers 2,000 newspapers from around the world to your mobile device’s screen; more than 1,200 of them are in English, making it equally easy to get news about all your destinations.


PressReader is the companion application for the world's largest online newspaper and magazine kiosk, Library PressDisplay (LPD) -- a stand-alone web-based portal designed specifically to meet the needs of educational, public and corporate libraries, and a standard in over 7,000 libraries worldwide.


NewspaperDirect (ND), the world leader in multi-channel newspaper and magazine content distribution, announced today its awarding winning newspaper and magazine app, PressReader is now available for all of its library customers.


Airlines around the world are responding to the large number of passengers carrying smartphones, notebooks, tablets and e-readers by equipping seats with power ports and introducing onboard Wi-Fi and/or wireless inflight entertainment portals.


The common wisdom among publishers and digital publishing solution providers has been that when developing new tablet editions one should develop for iOS first, then Android and other platforms. The reason at first was simply that Apple was first with a popular tablet, and their sales dwarfed the competition.


Microsoft works with ND to provide Windows 8 apps powered by ND's award-winning PressReader technology for publishers looking to expand their mobile presence through a Windows 8-based multi-platform solution.


At the InterContinental Miami hotel, guests in the lobby can call up the drink menu and flag down a server to order using a touch screen on the coffee tables. The Park Hyatt Tokyo and Park Hyatt Seoul give guests free access to over 2,300 international newspapers on their smartphones or tablets using the hotel’s Wi-Fi network and an app called PressReader.


Virgin Australia is adding a smart new twist to the obligatory bunch of newspapers available at airport lounges by offering digital editions of over 2,300 newspapers from around the world.


Here at Virgin Australia, we know that the time spent in the lounge is an important part of the travel journey. So we’re excited to announce the launch of a new innovative service that will take the Virgin Australia lounge experience to a whole new level.


Passengers traveling with Dubaian air carrier flydubai are now able to read electronic versions of newspapers on their flights following a partnership between NewspaperDirect and in-flight entertainment vendor DTI Solutions.


Canadian newspaper steals a page from the tortoise by slowly rolling out a targeted, unhurried campaign that affords planners time to review results and modify on the fly.


The app's new SmartFlow feature for iPads brings magazine-like viewing to your favorite newspaper's content. It's awesome.