Are publishers disappointed in Facebook’s Instant Articles?

Almost two years ago, Facebook rolled out Instant Articles. The new feature aimed at providing publishers with a more engaging platform on which to gather users, through faster loading times and a cleaner look and feel. Not even 24 months later, many industry actors are already turning away from Facebook’s once praised idea. The Guardian recently joined a[…]

Twipe signs first big partnership in Germany

German publisher DuMont accelerates digital growth with Twipe ePapers As of noon today DuMont Media Group offers its seven titles’ subscribers a completely new digital reading experience. The Launch of the new ePaper Apps with Twipe is the beginning of a long-term partnership. With the Twipe Platform, DuMont has found a reliable basis to build[…]

Twipe strengthens leadership position in the French publishing market

Today, the French regional news publisher Centre France, launches a new breed of apps on iOS, Android and the Web for the digital editions of its 19 newspapers. Centre France and Twipe have entered a long-term collaboration to distribute and monetize the digital newspapers. Centre France is the first to roll out the new Web[…]

Publishers discover Virtual Reality as a journalistic tool

Numerous publishers and broadcasters are working on virtual reality or augmented reality platforms. While most are still only in an experimental phase and are trying to understand what virtual reality could mean for their business, The New York Times has already put substantial resources on this topic. And with the acquisition of Oculus in 2014,[…]

New PromoSpot feature offers faster access to magazines and supplements for Het Nieuwsblad

Het Nieuwsblad, one of the largest Belgian newspapers, has launched important updates of its newspaper apps. Through the PromoSpot on the homescreen Het Nieuwsblad aims to promote its wide range of magazines and supplements . For readers, the PromoSpot offers immediate access to complimentary publications included in their newspaper subscription. Fast access to a variety[…]

New NRC Android apps with automatic background downloading

Automatic background downloading is loved by all people reading their favourite newspaper. It significantly increases the speed to start reading a publication and it facilitates offline reading. On iOS, this feature was introduced in 2011 as part of the launch of Newsstand. On Android an out-of-the-box support for this feature does not exist. The Twipe[…]

Le Parisien launches new digital newspaper apps on the Twipe Digital Publishing platform

Twipe is proud to welcome Le Parisien, one of the leading newspapers in France reaching 2,4 million readers every day, on the Twipe Digital Publishing Platform. The French daily newspaper is now using the Twipe Replica Solution to publish its newspapers on all mobile devices and web. Le Parisien and Twipe have started a long-term[…]