New York Post Launches NEW APP for ANDROID

Exclusive Post Content Available Including News, Sports, Business, Page Six® and More

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

Shelly Palmer is a business advisor and technology consultant. He helps Fortune 500 companies with digital transformation, media and marketing. Named LinkedIn's Top Voice in Technology, he is the co-host of "Think About This with Shelly Palmer & Ross Martin" on the Westwood One Podcast Network. He covers tech and business for Good Day New York, writes a weekly column for Adweek, is a regular commentator on CNN and CNBC, and writes a popular daily business blog. Follow @shellypalmer or visit shellypalmer.com

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