May 31, 2011 - The San Francisco Chronicle today releases its first app for iPad. The Chronicle for iPad is an extension of the newspaper's award-winning, in-depth coverage that readers have come to expect from the Bay Area's leading news source. Paid subscribers have access to the iPad app through their current subscription. For new users, access to the app is free for the first 30 days. Stories, features & photos are optimized for iPad to give users a more visually dynamic presentation of the daily news.