Apple Online Store“Mark your calendars, media nerds. Wednesday, Jan. 19, 2011 is the day it all changes. Maybe,” Jeff Bercovici blogs for Forbes,

“That’s the planned launch date for The Daily, the iPad-only publication News Corp. has been feverishly developing,” Bercovici reports. “The company has yet to say boo about it, and a spokesman declined to comment when I asked him about the launch date, which comes via a News Corp. insider.”

Bercovici reports, “The debut can’t come soon enough for The Daily’s staffers, who for weeks have been engaged in full-scale dry runs, cranking out dummy issues for what I’ve been told is a distribution list of 1,000 privileged readers.”

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