Future UK CEO Mark Wood as reported by The AOP:

Future had sold more digital editions in the past four days through Apple’s Newsstand than in a normal month.

For power users the Newsstand seems stupid and annoying, I suspect though that for many non-power users it is more of a “finally” type system. It makes searching for, downloading, paying for periodicals very easy — makes sense that it is a hit for publishers.

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