The Livestand team broke the news yesterday via a blog post that the service will be discontinued. The team stated, "As announced during our most recent . . .

What Specially You're Expecting From Apple In This WWDC?

View Results

Loading ... Loading ...
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (Rate This)
Loading ... Loading ...

Yahoo! started Livestand magazine app for iPad six months ago that draws on Yahoo! content from around the globe and presented it in a very visually appealing way. Livestand’s “digital shelves” were filled with beautifully presented articles, photos and videos used to brought that type of topics that people care about. On last Friday, Yahoo! announced that, it has killed the tablet magazine.

Yahoo Livestand for iPad, Image Credit: Yahoo

Livestand’s stunning publications were full of arts and culture, business and finance, entertainment, news and politics, photography, sports, travel and more. Photos, videos, graphics, and ads, were optimized for the iPad. The tablet magazine made its debut in last November but unfortunately it couldn’t attract a large audience similar to Flipboard’s.

The Livestand team broke the news yesterday via a blog post that the service will be discontinued. The team stated, “As announced during our most recent earnings call, we’ve decided to discontinue or consolidate a number of products across Yahoo!’s technology platforms over the course of 2012. . . . One of the first decisions we’ve made along these lines is to discontinue our personalized digital newsstand app, Livestand for iPad.” Yahoo is in the process of closing or combining about 50 services which didn’t receive the expected adoption by users.

The blog post also shaded light on Yahoo’s revival plans. Emphasizing the company’s renewed focus on mobile platforms the blog post also read, “We are pivoting to a mobile-products-first development model (check out Yahoo! Axis as a great example of this) and there’s no doubt that one of the biggest, if not THE biggest, priorities for us is to innovate for the mobile user, whether they’re using feature phones, smartphones or tablets – or iOS apps, Android apps or mobile web browsers, for that matter.”

Source : Yahoo!

Buy Cheapest Related Product From Amazon.com


Rumor: Galaxy S III May Arrive In US And Canada On June 20th, Galaxy Note On July 11th

Tribute Paid To Steve Jobs In Pixar’s Film ‘Brave’
You can also press the left/right arrow key on your keyboard to go to previous/next post
  On May 26, 2012(2 years, 2 months ago.)

Recent Products

Compare  
Buy Now | Compare  

What Do You Think?

Loading Disqus Comments ...
Loading Facebook Comments ...

Recent Search

Recent Tutorials

Want to repair your memory card? It's very easy to fix corrupted or damaged memory card. In fact you can fix it by yourself.
Are you the one who is frustrated because of the speed of your Android device? No worries, the article will help you increase the speed of that device.
Lately, Google has updated its Google Docs. Now users can crop, rotate, and add borders to images in a document without leaving Google Docs.
Adobe CS products are not free, but the good news is you can now download Photoshop CS2 & all other CS2 product completely free and it's absolutely legal.
At the beginning level, many people don't know how to use Gmail properly. For them, a here's a helpful guideline.
Skype now allows you to call directly from your Outlook account. Find the step-by-step installation process from this tutorial.
This tutorial helps you quickly resolve four of the most common problems that occur with Windows XP.
After releasing Look Back, many people didn't like it. So Facebook planned to add an Edit tool to the feature and now you can edit your Facebook Look Back video.
Do you want to record Skype calls but don't know how to do that? Then this guide is absolutely for you. Get inside the article for details.
Do you know that many companies can track you on Facebook? Do you want to know who they are? Do you want to block them?
Close You Have To Login
User:
Pass:
Login With »Login With TwitterLogin With Facebook