Time turns page on iPad subscriptionsThe Xbox Live app takes a baby step toward SmartGlass, tweets get beefier, and Time sells subscriptions on iPad after previously criticizing Apple's policies.
-- -- -- -- India's got -- and we've got issues. I'm Bridget Carey and it's an -- The largest magazine publisher in the United States -- link. Has had a change of heart with Apple. Allen county in selling magazine subscriptions through -- newsstand -- now obviously there were already apps for time's magazines like Sports Illustrated and people but. You can only buy -- a single issues and -- subscribed to the addition he got free access. Last year the publisher oppose how Apple wanted -- 30% cut for subscriptions. And Apple got a lot of criticism by publishers for not releasing -- on subscribers. If there's anything important for a magazine it's being able to -- your subscribers but Apple has eased up a bit and -- readers opted to share their subscription data. And time got a -- chief executive who pushed to make peace with Apple and make subscriptions happen. It's -- -- had been on iPad is necessary to grow unit that -- hanging over a chunk of sales to Apple but. Despite Apple's dominant publishers have work to be innovative -- delivery subscriptions on their own terms take for example -- app called next issue. Time is one of five publishers involved in that app and -- can Netflix model for magazines pay a monthly price and get unlimited access to dozens of titles. It's now on Android but promises to be coming soon to iPad. Apps in. Other -- -- watching T if you use Skype to make calls for free on a windows computer. -- start to see advertisements in the calling them but it's just for audio not for any attacks. I'm Twitter you'll start to get a preview of some story links when you click to expanded to -- some -- will show the first few lines in the story as well as images. Cell phone maker Nokia is in trouble it has to cut 101000 jobs by the end of next year. And Vizio which is known for its televisions is unveiling the -- about its data into computers with a new line of all of my desktops. Laptops and when you're not using it as a computer you could use it as a television we got a first look at the devices from the Consumer Electronics Show. Xbox Live app for Apple devices just when you twist -- used. As a remote use it to look racing games on your console and play pause skip through video and music files are just poke around and navigate through content. And like before you could still use it to check out what your friends are up to. It's like a baby step toward the Microsoft's Smart -- platform which is like Apple's airplay. And will eventually. Xbox-360. That you're tech news update -- -- more stories -- -- with cnet.com slash update RC isn't your average here.