On June 1st, the New York Times‘ Brad Stone ran a review of Pulse, and raved!
Today, the New York Times requested that the Pulse App be pulled because it downloads and displays the New York Times RSS feed..like it is suppose to!
Pulse has been an hit in the app store thanks to its nice design, which takes news from various sources and displays them in an easy to read manner, perfectly suited to the flicking interface of the iPad. The design was good enough to impress Steve Jobs enough to mentioned it in his WWDC keynote speech Monday. The application, which costs $4, has been downloaded 35,000 times.
NYT’s legal counsel excerpt: