Magzter grosses more than Angry Birds in India

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[] The World has lost one of its greatest visionaries! Steve Jobs (1955-2011), we pray for his soul to rest in peace. Magzter mourns his passing but celebrates his life and will work to continue to excel in what he started and this press release is a way for Magzter to show that his vision is alive and kicking and growing from strength to strength every day. We dedicate our success to Steve Jobs!

New York - Magzter, the global mobile and digital magazine store and newsstand, today announced it has crossed Angry Birds in the Top Grossing Category of Apple's Indian App store. Magzter also secured a spot in the top 10 downloaded iPhone and iPad news Apps in India. Magzter's instant success and popularity of reaching these dizzy heights showcases the huge demand for digital magazines from newsstands globally. It is noteworthy that Magzter launched its iPad app hardly 12 weeks ago and with only 35 Indian magazines and now has increased in magazine portfolio to almost 100 magazines which include most of India's top magazines like India Today, Tehelka, Filmfare, Femina, Business Today, Smart Photography, Cooking & More, Car India, Living, etc., Mother & Baby among many others and recently adding magazines from Thailand, Holland and USA.

Magzter has also been adopted by International magazines like Hello!, Inc., Grazia, Salon International, Sportswear International, among others and other Global magazines are in discussion with the Magzter team to get on board and start selling multiple of their US and global editions on Magzter.

Magzter with its multimedia and video rich magazines has been surpassing most of the top magazines' stand alone apps in the Indian app store as well and has surpassed apps from The New Yorker, Wired, National Geographic, New York Times, Time, Fortune, Popular Mechanics, The Economist on Ipad, Newsweek for iPad, Wall Street Journal and the team is very confident of having all these global magazines sign up with Magzter to be able to sell their editions to Magzter users globally.

The feature rich Magzter app works perfectly even on all Android devices and Android downloads have also picked up well as Magzter adds more magazines.

The Facebook login feature and the Ez-read feature have made Magzter the #1 choice for magazine readers.

If you don't have a smartphone, not to worry, you can browse, buy and read magazines directly from the Magzter website at

Device Requirements:
* iPhone, iPod touch, iPad, and Android
* Requires iOS 4.0 or later, or Android 1.5 and up
* 2 MB

Pricing and Availability:
Magzter - Magazine store 1.1 is free and available worldwide through the App Store in the News category. Magzter - Magazine store is also available on the Android Market.

Magzter Inc., based in New York, has created a global digital and mobile magazine store and newsstand which allows publishers to easily publish to Apple and Android Devices in addition to allowing readers to check out the magazines online for those who don't have these devices. Magzter allows readers to easily buy new magazines, subscribe to them and view multimedia links and video content among other cool content. Magzter Inc. has sales offices in USA and India. Copyright (C) 2011 Magzter Inc. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.


Vijayakumar Radhakrishanan
Co-founder & CTO

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