Condé Nast Launches Free 'Goings On Around Town' App

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  1. MacRumors, Aug 8, 2011
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    MacRumors macrumors bot


    Apr 12, 2001

    Condé Nast is following up the iPad edition of The New Yorker with an iOS app of its "Goings On Around Town" section. Goings On [iTunes] is a weekly listing of New York's art exhibits, concerts, and the like, connected to an interactive map.

    Peter Kafka has details on other features in the app:
    The app is free, but ad-supported.

    Condé Nast -- the publishing company behind Wired, The New Yorker, and many others -- has been very active in Apple's ecosystem. The company released iPad editions of most of its titles, and is offering in-app subscriptions as well, giving Apple a 30% cut of its revenues. Condé recently reported that the iPad edition of The New Yorker has more than 100,000 readers.

    Goings On: The New Yorker is available free on the App Store for iPad and iPhone. [iTunes]

    Article Link: Condé Nast Launches Free 'Goings On Around Town' App
  2. batchtaster macrumors 65816

    Mar 3, 2008
    Ohhhh... Is that what she's doing now that she's no longer Secretary of State.
  3. ArtOfWarfare macrumors 604


    Nov 26, 2007
    GOAT = Going On Around Town?

    What an attractive acronym.

    Lets all get a Nast GOAT on our phones.
  4. batchtaster macrumors 65816

    Mar 3, 2008
    Oh dear. Condé and GOAT. I better leave that one alone.
  5. Applechild macrumors newbie

    May 16, 2006
    Rhode Island
    Wirelessly posted (Mozilla/5.0 (iPhone; U; CPU iPhone OS 4_3_3 like Mac OS X; en-us) AppleWebKit/533.17.9 (KHTML, like Gecko) Version/5.0.2 Mobile/8J2 Safari/6533.18.5)

    ...the publishing company behind REDDIT!!!!
  6. tirerim macrumors regular

    Aug 4, 2006
    Apparently this article was written by someone who has never actually read The New Yorker. The section is called "Goings On About Town".
  7. *LTD* macrumors G4


    Feb 5, 2009
    I see your exceptionally clever jokes were removed.

    Pretty ridiculous to do that, but whatever.

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