The Daily, the tablet-only newspaper started by Rupert Murdoch's News Corp, with assistance from Apple, is laying off a third of its staff, amid poor sales.
Media mogul Rupert Murdoch has singled out the mobile market as a means of pushing his empire forward.
A representative of The Daily has confirmed that the digital newspaper is on its way to UK iPad users in the first half of this year.
With Rupert Murdoch focusing the majority of his waking life on making the world's first iPad newspaper The Daily a success, it seems that another of his ventures, MySpace, is going to be sold off.
The Daily, the first iPad-only newspaper, has been launched in the US today and marks a new era of profitability for news, believes its creator Rupert Murdoch.
Apple has insisted that the iPad subscription service being launched with The Daily from News Corp. will be available for other publishers "very soon."
News Corp has finally launched its iPad-only newspaper, The Daily, at an event co-hosted with Apple in New York.