Autoweek Mag App for iPhone Built by PixelMags Named by Apple as Top App

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[] Los Angeles, California - PixelMags Inc., a world leader in content distribution software (CDS), along with Autoweek has been named by Apple as one the top iPhone Newsstand apps in this years App Store Rewind.

The yearly App Store Rewind is a list composed of Apple's favorite apps and top-grossing magazines, software, books, games and videos. In the iPhone Newsstand group, "Autoweek" magazine app was the only car and auto app recognized, and was in the same table as New York Times, #5 Magazine, Disney FamilyFun Magazine, and Guitar World Magazine.

Ryan Marquis, founder and coo of PixelMags said, "It is an honor to have built an app like Autoweek and have it noticed by Apple and fans as one of the best Newsstand Apps of 2011. We look forward to building more great apps like Autoweek."

When Apple Newsstand launched on October 12, 2011, publishers from around the world immediately began to realize tremendous awareness and growth. PixelMags, one of the world's largest content distributors with their revolutionary CDS (content distribution software), has built the prominent apps like Autoweek, which was named as one of the top iPhone Newsstand apps for 2011. Publishers with apps built by PixelMags continue to report unprecedented circulation and revenue gains, with downloads continuing to rise steadily.

"PixelMags has been an amazing partner in helping Autoweek deliver content to the iOS platform. They were instrumental in our early adoption of the Newsstand and our inclusion as an App Store Rewind 2011 selection" said Chris D'Alessandro, director of digital strategy at Autoweek Magazine.

About Autoweek
Autoweek, launched in 1958, based in Detroit, Mich., and published by Crain Communications Inc., is a fortnightly magazine of consumer car news, information and insight. It's also delivered via the Internet and the iPad, and through video and social media. The Autoweek site includes Daily Drive, an e-mail newsletter sent to more than 100,000 registrants; Car Life, a social community, and Autoweek TV, a daily video newscast. The Autoweek iPhone app Car News & Reviews is the first free app built for serious enthusiasts.

The Autoweek app is available from the App Store on iPad and iPhone. To learn more please visit PixelMags online or find them on Twitter or Facebook.

PixelMags Inc. is one of the worlds fastest growing digital content distribution companies that is transforming the future of digital publishing by changing how publishers distribute interactive branded content. PixelMags reaches millions of digital readers daily, in over 33 different languages, and represents such publishers as Hearst UK, Crain Communications Inc., Imagine Publishing, Dennis Publishing and more. PixelMags is a privately held company, with offices located in Los Angeles, London, New Zealand and Australia. Copyright (C) 2011 PixelMags 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.


Rochelle Cavanagh
Crain Communications