10 Apr 2012 15:14
Stuff launches iPad edition of the world’s best-selling gadget magazine
Stuff, the world's best-selling gadget magazine, today launches its fully interactive iPad edition, now available on Newsstand on the App Store. The iPad edition features all the news, reviews and features found in the monthly glossy, as well as new and exclusive content that makes full use of iPad's large, Multi-Touch display.
Designed by a dedicated in-house team, the magazine content has been enhanced to feature exclusive videos, 360-degree product photography and zoomable picture galleries. The first issue includes an in-depth test of the new iPad incorporating video, a feature on the world’s best smartphones and ‘Gadget Easter Eggs’, a compendium of hidden features and in-jokes from the history of technology and media. Throughout the issue, swiping, scrolling and tapping through to external web links provides a unique and engaging user experience.
Stuff's editor Will Findlater said: 'We're thrilled to have an iPad edition of Stuff out, and we're really proud of what we've achieved with it. Encompassing the DNA that makes Stuff's print edition the biggest gadget magazine in the world, the iPad edition is informative, witty, fun to use, utterly beautiful and packed to the gills with gadget news, reviews and features. It's an essential download for any iPad-owning gadget fan.'
Martyn Jones, publishing director at Stuff, added: 'This is a significant milestone for the world’s biggest gadget magazine. It marks our ambition to evolve across exciting emerging formats, and to reach new consumers. Our readers are tech-savvy early adopters and iPad now delivers global scale, so we anticipate making a significant impact in this market, while complementing our healthy print and web audiences.'
The iPad edition of Stuff is available monthly, coinciding with publication of the print edition. Current subscribers are able to download the iPad version for free for six months. New subscribers can purchase a 12-month subscription for £23.99 via In-App Purchase. The latest issue, with cover art, will appear automatically on Newsstand at the beginning of each month. Single issue copies are also available for £2.99 per issue. Further details can be found at www.stuff.tv/themag.
The Stuff Magazine App is available for free from the App Store on iPad or at www.itunes.com/appstore.