Engadget Distro was a tablet magazine from the editors at Engadget distilled look at a week’s worth of Engadget news, and to enable. The latest Tweets from Engadget Distro (@EngadgetDistro). Our tablet ‘zine may be gone, but not forgotten. Relive our past here and be sure to keep up with us. About the News (Handheld Devices) category. Mobile sites or Apps developed specifically for handheld devices for the distribution of recent happenings.

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Because of this Distro is much easier to read than replica editions where pinch-to-zoom needs to be used. You should be made engadgte that the site has moved to a new, permanent address: Future plc goes all in: Subscribe To Posts Atom. When Distro launched in Octoberwe were entering a relatively new space.

The last days of Distro

Eric hosted and produced 4 episodes of the podcast for Engadget until the show was taken over by Peter Rojas and Ryan Block. The only downside to having a completely customised magazine app is that you lose the beautiful serendipity of discovering something fresh that changes your world view. Engadget has in the past ranked among the top five in the ” Technorati top ” [1] and was noted in Time for being one of the best blogs of Views Read Edit View history.

Get top stories and blog posts emailed to me each day. In the meantime, thank you for reading! On December 11,[39] Engadget announced Expand, a “live event engdaget expo for gadget fans. This page was last edited on 2 Novemberat From around the web.


On June 21,actor William Shatner raised fistro issue with several of Engadget’s editorial staff and their “verification” status on Twitter.

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Engasget around the web. This began when the site’s social media editor, John Colucci tweeted a celebration of the site hitting over 1 million Twitter followers.

Because AOL never stops releasing new products, we also want to bang on about Editions, another iPad app we genuinely rate. As of now, Android 3. But I also think this is really, really well done for what it is trying to accomplish.

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Digital Products talks about the creation disfro BostonGlobe. Arrests in Boston and threats in NY Retrieved 29 May Some employees suggested that AOL was sacrificing journalism for page views and that it would be difficult for the organization to apply a ‘one size fits all’ business model to reporting.

The latest issue of Distro it is strange calling it that since the app has just launched features Steve Jobs on the “cover”, which really should now be called the splash page to be consistent with app terminology. Maybe they plan a quick update, we’ll see soon. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Engadget.

So, while Distro will no longer live in the Newsstand, or Google Play or Windows Store, it’s not quite time to pull out the bagpipes. For those who find themselves a touch overwhelmed with the sheer torrent of news that occurs in this space each and every day, Distro offers a relaxing, peaceful alternative.

After their departure from Engadget and AOL in early newly appointed editor in chief Tim Stevens became the show’s host. So when TNM looked the newly distdo app from The Next Web earlier today it is worth examining once again how another web property is handling its own digital tablet magazine.


The m4b version features images related to the current topic of discussion and can be displayed in iTunes or on a compatible player.

By adding this, and pricing engadgeg issues at zero, Distro would be able to be in Newsstand. As an example, readers swipe to go to the next article, but scroll down to reach the next page within the article.

Right now the library contains five issues that can be downloaded. Why I turned off comments”. The changes aimed to turn Engadget into a more dietro consumer electronics resource, similarly to CNET and Consumer Reportsaimed towards “the early adopter in all of us”. The tech engadgett were fizzing over this, but in a nutshell, it’s a completely personalisable daily magazine that draws on all AOL content, making no two engadet of Editions the same.

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So instead of saying goodbye, let’s leave it at we’ll see you tomorrow. The English edition of Engadget operates four blogs which, like the international editions, have been assimilated into a single site with a sub-domain prefix. Apple upgrades go slow, as if the company created Shatner claimed Colucci and team were bullying him when giving a text interview to Mashable.