The Economist for iPhone

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 - iPhone Mobile Analytics and App Store Data
 - iPhone Mobile Analytics and App Store Data
 - iPhone Mobile Analytics and App Store Data
 - iPhone Mobile Analytics and App Store Data

Description

• Our app is free to download
• Read or listen to a selection of must-read articles chosen each week by Zanny Minton Beddoes, Editor-in-Chief of The Economist
• Subscribers enjoy full access to each week’s issues and analysis

A smart guide to the forces that shape the future, readers access an essential global briefing on business, finance, economics, science, current affairs, technology and the arts from The Economist each week.

FEATURES
• Read or listen to each week’s full issue from Thursday 4pm EST/ 9pm GMT. Read or listen to each week’s full issue every Thursday, before it hits newsstands.
• Pre-download The Economist and enjoy offline reading anytime, anywhere.
• Seamlessly move between our reader and audio features.
• Store and access back issues.
• If you are a registered reader, you may purchase single issues using in-app purchase.
• Subscribe within the app and get full access to Economist.com and The Economist apps.

* NEW *
You can now create your own playlist of audio articles, store and listen to anytime, anywhere.

SUBSCRIBING IN-APP
• Subscribe annually, quarterly or buy a single issue. You will be charged in your local currency at the prevailing exchange rate as defined by iTunes.
• Payment is charged to your iTunes account upon confirmation of purchase.
• Annual and quarterly subscriptions automatically renew. You can manage auto-renew of your subscription from your iTunes account settings at any time, but must be turned off at least 24 hours before the end of the current period to avoid being charged again.
• The app may offer a free trial. At the end of the free trial period, the full price of the subscription will be charged thereafter. Cancellations must occur 24 hours before the end of the subscription period to avoid being charged. Visit http://support.apple.com/kb/ht4098 for more information.
• Full terms of use can be found at http://www.economist.com/legal/terms-of-use.

ALSO AVAILABLE ON iPAD
Simply search for The Economist in the App Store to download the app for free.

Please note that this app requires iOS 7.0 and above. We recommend you update to the latest version of iOS to receive the best possible experience.

What's New

Version 3.1.1 (Apr 21, 2015)

- Notifications for Apple Watch
- Bug fixes and improvements

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Version 3.1.0 (Mar 28, 2015)

- Apple Watch player
- performance and bug improvements
- enhanced Apple Watch audio player experience

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Version 3.0.5 (Jan 29, 2015)

* Restores audio playlist functionality

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Version 3.0.4 (Jan 08, 2015)

Dear Reader,

This update includes minor bug fixes and improvements.

Sincerely,

The Digital Editions team.

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Version 3.0.2 (Nov 13, 2014)

Dear Reader,

This release addresses the following issues:

- High battery consumption during audio playback
- Reintroduction of dictionary functionality
- Improved swipe functionality in library view
- Corrected new issue Newsstand notification fault
- Enhanced audio access from article view

We are also working on introducing a new audio playlist feature which will be with you shortly.

Sincerely,

The Digital Editions team.

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Version 3.0.1 (Oct 17, 2014)

Dear Reader,

This major update includes extensive improvements including:

- A brand new look and feel
- An enhanced audio-player
- Improved bookmarking
- Extensive bug fixes

You will need to re-download your issues and your bookmarks will not be stored as a result of the new app.

Sincerely,

The Digital Editions team.

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Version 2.4.2 (Aug 19, 2013)

Dear Reader,

This update addresses an ongoing issue which caused the app to crash in certain scenarios for users on iPhone 4s when accessing the app with a cellular connection, introduced during the previous update.

Our sincere apologies for any inconvenience caused.

Thank you for reading The Economist on iPhone.

Regards,

The Digital Editions Team

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Version 2.4.1 (Jun 05, 2013)

Dear Reader,

This update resolves an issue which caused the app to crash in certain scenarios for users on iPhone 4s when accessing the app with a cellular connection, introduced during the previous update.

Our sincere apologies for any inconvenience caused.

Thank you for reading The Economist on iPhone.

Regards,

The Digital Editions Team

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Version 2.4 (May 28, 2013)

Dear Reader,

This update includes,

- Retina quality covers and article images
- A fix for an issue whereby subscribers connected to public wifi networks occasionally had their access removed.
- Other general performance and stability improvements.

Thank you for reading The Economist on iPhone.

Regards,

The Digital Editions team

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Version 2.3 (May 13, 2013)

Dear Reader,

This update includes:

- Dictionary lookup - you can use the iOS dictionary to find definitions of words throughout the edition. iOS6 and higher only.
- Download the audio edition more easily. You can also now download it over a cellular network, and choose only the sections you desire.
- Several performance and stability updates.

For support please follow use the in application email forms in the settings pages.

Thank you for reading The Economist.

Regards,

The Digital Editions Team

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Version 2.2 (Dec 17, 2012)

iPhone 5 optimised reading experience, sharing, accessibility improvements

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Version 2.1.4 (Oct 01, 2012)

iOS6 support, new ad format, analytics

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Version 2.1.2 (Sep 05, 2012)

Dear reader,

This app update contains a number of critical bug fixes.

- Economist Digital team.

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Version 2.0.1 (Oct 13, 2011)

Dear Reader,

This update fixes iOS 5 article reading issues. We are still working on other improvements, including library cover flow. Thank you for your patience.

- The Digital Editions team

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Version 2.0 (Sep 17, 2011)

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Versions

3.1.1Apr 21, 2015Current release
3.1.0Mar 28, 2015
3.0.5Jan 29, 2015
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3.0.4Jan 08, 2015
3.0.2Nov 13, 2014
3.0.1Oct 17, 2014
2.4.2Aug 19, 2013
2.4.1Jun 05, 2013
2.4May 28, 2013
2.3May 13, 2013
2.2Dec 17, 2012
2.1.4Oct 01, 2012
2.1.2Sep 05, 2012
2.0.1Oct 13, 2011
2.0Sep 17, 2011First tracked
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About

Compatibility: Universal

Category: News

Updated: May 22, 2015

Version: 3.1.1

Size: 24.5 MB

Language: English

Seller: The Economist Newspaper Group Inc.

Rating: Rated 4+

Family Sharing: Yes

Requirements: Requires iOS 7.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimized for iPhone 5, iPhone 6, and iPhone 6 Plus.

Bundle ID: com.economist.iphone.na

Supports Apple Watch: Yes (Apr 16, 2015)

App ID:  444518531  [Copy]