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Amazon Appstore for Android Today Offers New York Post App for Android Phones as Free App of the Day

New York, NY  (August 10, 2011) – The New York Post has launched a new app for Android, which makes content – including breaking news, sports, business, opinion and Page Six® – available to subscribers.  The app is available as an Android exclusive starting today, and the Amazon Appstore is featuring the New York Post App for Android as the “Free App of the Day” for download today – tomorrow, the Gol Mobile powered app will go back to its normal price of a one-time $1.99 download fee.

New York Post app for Android subscribers will enjoy:

  • 24-hour a day Breaking News, Page Six® , Celebrity Photos and The Best Sports in Town®, plus Opinion, Business and Entertainment
  • Post Pix photo galleries
  • Offline access to stories and photos
  • Full integration via email, Facebook  and Twitter
  • Full Instapaper integration

“The Android app is a fantastic addition to our existing top-rated, award-winning iPad and iPhone applications,” said Aimee Rametta, New York Post Vice President of Marketing.  “The easy to use application is a perfect extension of our printed product, with Android-focused enhancements that make the paper jump right off your screen, and integration with social media and email.  The Amazon.com promotion is a terrific endorsement, and Android users will instantly love this app.”

About the New York Post
The New York Post founded by Alexander Hamilton in 1801 is the oldest continuously published daily newspaper in the United States and is one of the top ten newspapers in the country ranked by circulation. The Post offers the best news, business coverage, opinion – plus Page Six® and The Best Sports in Town®. The New York Post is available in print, on the web at NYPOST.com and via iPad, Android and smartphone applications.  The New York Post is owned by News Corporation.

About Gol Mobile

Gol Mobile was the first technology and design company in Brazil to launch applications for iPhone.  They are well known for their outstanding development of applications for mobile platforms, and for B2B-B2C and G2C-C2G mobile solutions for advertising, telecom and major corporations. Gol Mobile has partnered with a number of high profile South American media groups. They have developed both the iPhone and Android phone applications for the New York Post.

About Shelly Palmer

Named one of LinkedIn’s Top Voices in Technology, Shelly Palmer is CEO of The Palmer Group, a strategy, design and engineering firm focused at the nexus of technology, media and marketing. He is Fox 5 New York's on-air tech and digital media expert, writes a weekly column for Adweek, and is a regular commentator on CNN and CNBC. Follow @shellypalmer or visit shellypalmer.com or subscribe to our daily email http://ow.ly/WsHcb

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