“Apple and News Corp sent out invitations on Thursday to press for the launch of The Daily, a newspaper designed specifically for iPads,” Jim Dalrymple reports for The Loop.

“Having Eddy Cue on hand for Apple makes sense since Steve Jobs just announced he would be taking a leave of absence from the company,” Dalrymple notes. “Cue has been responsible for some of the most successful product launches for Apple in recent years.”

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[Thanks to MacDailyNews Reader “Fred Mertz” for the heads up.]