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Apple launches Apple News+, an immersive magazine and news reading experience

(25 Mar 2019)  Apple today announced Apple News+, a new subscription service that brings together over 300 popular magazines, leading newspapers and digital publishers into a beautiful, convenient and curated experience within the Apple News app. Available in the US and Canada, Apple News+ presents the best and most relevant articles to meet any range of interests […]


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Singapore High Court blocks access to ‘pirate’ set-top box apps

(23 November 2018) The Singapore High Court has handed down an injunction which requires several local Internet service providers to block access to popular ‘pirate’ apps. The order, which has not yet been made public, was issued following a complaint from local TV companies plus Fox International and the UK’s Premier League. Configurable set-top boxes […]


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National Geographic Learning and TED launch innovative English language learning app

Video-based learning app supports English language learning courses (12 February 2018)  National Geographic Learning (NGL), a Cengage company, today announced the release of Learn English with TED Talks, an app developed in partnership with TED designed for students enrolled in programs to learn English as a foreign language. The Learn English with TED Talks app […]


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Launch of new multilingual library app to assist readers in Western Sydney

(20 April 2016, Sydney)  A new multilingual library smartphone app for Fairfield City Council has been launched today, to help non-English speaking residents in Western Sydney. The Fairfield app is the first in Australia to be deployed on the Civica Spydus platform, which is used to manage collections and services in thousands of libraries around […]


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My Bookshelf Sync is Coming to BrowZine!

Sync My Bookshelf and get alerts on ALL devices (4 March 2016) Starting next week, you can sync My Bookshelf and get article alerts on all of your devices – web, iOS, and Android too! What’s in the update? If you use My Bookshelf on BrowZine Web you will now start receiving new article alerts, just […]


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Library app launches in Hong Kong

(8 September 2014) The Leisure & Cultural Services Department launched “My Library” today, the official Hong Kong Public Libraries mobile application for both iOS and Android platforms. The app provides useful functions, including access to personal library accounts; searching, reserving and renewing of library materials; locating the nearest libraries; listing library addresses and contact information; […]


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New NLA music app hits the right note

(25 March 2013) When it comes to the history of Australian sheet music, no-one knows the score like the National Library of Australia. The National Library has just released a new iPad app, Forte, which offers the best of its vast collection of digitised sheet music – more than 13,000 individual items, dating from the […]


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