The "Netflix of Magazines" app

Texture is a digital magazine distributor for online magazines. 📰

Cosmo Jones
Miloš Beltram
Gurmel Toor
 +1 review
  • Cosmo Jones
    Cosmo JonesECD at The Boathouse

    Not sure yet


    You have to sign up to find out if the mag you want is available

    I couldn't get past the site. I was trying to search to see if they carried Dwell for example. Horrible user experience, and I wasn't willing to create an account just to find out they don't have the magazines I want. I still prefer my hard copies being a book lover but I like the idea of this site as it could be useful when traveling or finding content from past issues.

    Cosmo Jones has used this product for one day.
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Ben Tossell
Ben Tossell@bentossell · Makerpad.co
I used to love magazines! Had a few subscriptions and used to read them all the time. Sadly I think the increased use of Social Media (for me) has replaced Mag reading. I do like when I'm in a waiting room or coffee shop and there is a cool magazine I can have a flick through. For me, a Magazine needs to be a physical thing and I suppose its like the rare physical book I pick up as opposed to reading via my phone. It's like a special occasion then and gives a different experience. That being said, I know that lots of people are magazine buffs and read them religiously, this could definitely be a great solution to reading on the go.
Edwin Toh
Edwin Toh@edtoh · Founder, Garage Interactive
@bentossell well crafted and designed magazines are a joy to flip through indeed.
Tyler Hayes
Tyler Hayes@thetylerhayes · Bebo
@edtoh @bentossell for 30 seconds until you realize your phone is more exciting again
Sylvain Maretto
Sylvain Maretto@sylvainmaretto · Product Designer, dribbble.com/marettooo
When you live abroad, you can't get your usual magazines. Hope this will help!
Julie Vaughn
Julie Vaughn@julievaughn · entrepreneur, investor, and advisor.
how do you position yourself in light of Issuu?
Vince Angeloni
Vince Angeloni@vince_angeloni · Product Designer and Developer.
I have been using this for quite a while here in Canada as they recently rebranded. It works really well and they have lots of titles for any interest.
Preet@preetnation · BlueLight, also enjoy QS and Parkour
What differentiates this from zite & flipboard?
Jack Smith
Jack SmithHunter@_jacksmith · Serial Entrepreneur & Startup Adviser
@preetnation I don't think that flipboard is a literal representation of the magazines, right? it just has certain articles as far as I know.
Nate Legler
Nate Legler@natelegler · Farmer, Founder, Cattle Producer
@_jacksmith correct you are. I'm with @bentossell and so are a lot of people I know, magazines are something that I enjoy being actual physical items. Could see this being a hit with travelers though!