What We’ve Done
Crossly Featured in the App Store
Apple promotes Crossly in Best New Games in the App Store.
CNN Enters the Hall of Fame
Apple ushers the CNN iPhone app into the App Store Hall of Fame.
USA Today’s iPad app is parodied as USB Today for iFad on the Futurama episode “A Clockwork Origin.”
Smithsonian Channel Featured in the App Store
The fledgling Smithsonian Channel iPhone app attracts attention in the App Store just a few days after its launch.
Keeping Current with CNN
CNN iPhone featured as one of Apple’s iPhone Apps for Keeping Current.
#1 Paid and Free News Apps
The CNN iPhone and USA Today iPhone apps hold the #1 paid and #1 free news app positions in the App Store at the same time.
Best App for News
USA Today iPhone is selected as Best App for General News in the O’Reilly book Best iPhone Apps. In the review, author Josh Clark states, “USA Today does everything a mobile news app should, packing lots of brief, easily scanned items, with any topic an efficient few taps away.”
One of the Greats
USA Today iPhone is featured as one of sixteen great news and sports apps to check out at Apple Store kiosks nationwide.
Apps for Life
USA Today iPhone is featured as one of sixteen great lifestyle apps to check out at Apple Store kiosks nationwide.
An Apple Staff Favorite
USA Today AutoPilot is featured in the iTunes App Store as one of Apple’s Staff Favorites.
iPhone Apps for Keeping Current
USA Today iPhone is featured as one of Apple’s iPhone Apps for Keeping Current.
A Million Thanks
USA Today runs “Thanks for picking us. One million times.” print ad celebrating the first one million downloads of USA Today iPhone. The one million download mark comes less than two months after launch.
USA Today iPhone in the Spotlight
Apple features USA Today iPhone in the iTunes App Store.
Apple promotes USA Today iPhone in the iTunes App Store What’s Hot section and in their App Store Spotlight email.
Put it in Writing
USA Today runs first print ads promoting the new USA Today iPhone app.