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Hearst Corp


News Corp. buys Hearst's Skiff platform, leaves the reader

Rupert Murdoch's company is buying the e-reader software platform, but the device itself will remain with Hearst--reportedly until a buyer is found for that too.

By June 14, 2010


Brain behind Hulu lands at Hearst

The media empire hires George Kliavkoff--the NBC exec who helped create the popular video site--as it plans its future in the digital age.

By March 16, 2009


Hearst developing e-reader, charging for e-news

Company behind about 16 daily and 49 weekly newspapers, as well as hundreds of magazines, says it's going to launch its own e-reader and start charging for some online content.

By February 27, 2009


Big-media acquisitions roll on as Hearst snaps up Kaboodle

The two companies have confirmed that the publishing powerhouse has acquired the social shopping start-up, but no financial terms have been disclosed.

By August 8, 2007


Amazon inks tablet deal with publishers, report says

The upcoming Amazon tablet will support digital versions of magazines from Hearst, Conde Nast, and Meredith, a new report claims.

By September 27, 2011


Samsung, magazine publishers demo new tablet editions

Hearst, Time Inc., and Conde Nast, with help from Samsung's Galaxy 10.1 tablet, have rolled out an upgrade of Next Issue, a digital newsstand designed for tablet computers.

By June 30, 2011


Roku considers going public, report says

The company behind the popular TV set-top box is thinking about an initial public offering, Bloomberg reports.

By February 21, 2014


Time Inc.'s iPad problem is trouble for magazine publishers

Time Inc. executives "have been going nuts" trying to figure out how to get Apple to approve a subscription plan for digital editions of its magazines, sources say.

By July 28, 2010


Road Trip Pic of the Day, 7/5: What is this?

Here's the BMW 650i Coupe that CNET reporter Daniel Terdiman is driving on Road Trip 2012. But what's it parked in front of? If you know, you could win a prize in the Picture of the Day contest.

By July 5, 2012


How Next Issue can rescue magazine publishing

The all-you-can-eat magazine-reading app and service Next Issue is now on the iPad. It's really worth a read.

By July 11, 2012