JofA iPad app recognized for editorial excellence


The Journal of Accountancy News App for iPad was a winner in Folio: magazine’s 2012 Eddie & Ozzie Awards, the largest competition in magazine publishing. The JofA’s app, which launched in June 2012, received a silver Eddie award, which recognizes editorial excellence, in the Best App, B-to-B category.

The app features news from the JofA, AICPA feeds, and CPA Letter Daily; the latest issue of the JofA; videos; an article search function; and a library to store and easily download past issues. The app was developed by the JofA and CPA2Biz Inc., the technology subsidiary of the AICPA.

The app is free and available only to AICPA members. To find out more and download the app, visit journalofaccountancy.com/Web/iPad.htm.

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