The Times of London on Thursday said it was shutting down its Times Weekly app, a subscription app that the British paper launched in January to reach to an international audience.
The app, which cost $3.99 a month, was available in 46 countries outside the U.K. and was updated every Thursday with stories the Times and Sunday Times had published in the previous week. Apparently the Times wasn’t able to generate enough interest in the product to make it viable, though. (Its peak position in the U.S. App Store was No. 369 in the News category.) The last edition of the app will be published on October 31. The paper has stopped accepting subscription payments for the app, and it’ll be free to use until then.Read More