Tagged: Financial Times

FT's iPad app outsells its iPhone app 0

FT's iPad app outsells its iPhone app

The Financial Times‘ iPad app has registered three times more downloads in its first two weeks since launch, than its iPhone app managed, according to the publisher. John Reynolds of MediaWeek writes, “The Financial...

FT not giving up on print 0

FT not giving up on print

Robert Andrews of PaidContent.org reports that the Financial Times parent is distancing itself from comments made earlier this week by a Pearson executive about the sun setting on print newspapers. Andrews writes, “Today, Pearson...

Gillian Tett and the Financial Times 0

Gillian Tett and the Financial Times

Peter Lauria of The Daily Beast writes about the Financial Times’ growing influence in the United States and the rise of its U.S. editor, Gillian Tett. Lauria writes, “The horrible financial climate has been...

FT prepares to launch iPad app 0

FT prepares to launch iPad app

Daniel Farey-Jones of MediaWeek writes that the Financial Times is getting ready to launch its iPad application. Farey-Jones writes, “The app, currently in beta, takes its navigational lead from the FT’s website rather than...

FT parent reports first quarter profit 0

FT parent reports first quarter profit

Pearson PLC, the parent company of The Financial Times, reported a first-quarter increase in profits due partly to a strengthening advertising market. Lilly Vitorovich of Dow Jones Newswires writes, “At FT Publishing, strong demand...

FT.com launches new video platform 0

FT.com launches new video platform

The Financial Times announced Wednesday the launch of a new video technology platform and a dedicated video hub on FT.com. Users will experience video on a broader range of mobile devices, including the iPad....

FT names new weekend editor 0

FT names new weekend editor

The Financial Times announced Tuesday the appointment of Caroline Daniel as editor of FT Weekend. She will take up her new role on June 1 in addition to her current role as assistant editor....

The FT is riding high 0

The FT is riding high

David Carr of the New York Times talked Monday with John Ridding, the chief executive of the Financial Times, about how the business newspaper has avoided many of the issues plaguing other dailies. Carr...