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Weekly magazine Newsweek today announced the launch of its first iPhone app. The new app is available through Apple's App Store and will allow consumers to read the full weekly magazine outside of online magazine subscription services, and in a custom layout optimized for smartphones for the first time.
Final print edition due at end of the year
Newsweek, a US magazine that has been running since 1933, will be going digital-only at the start of next year. After running for nearly 80 years, the magazine will print its last paper-based edition on December 31, 2012, and will instead be using apps and a website to pass news and articles to its readers.
Dell takes top spot from HP in green rankings
Newsweek has released its own green rankings of companies for the second straight year, with little changes from year to year. Most significantly Dell has moved up from its number two spot, knocking HP out of the top spot, with a perfect score of 100. IBM, Johnson & Johnson and Intel rounded off the top five, with Apple unusually not listed [in one of the top spots in their category].