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What I expect from wired

This is my first digital subscription so maybe I'm ignorant of what exactly I should be expecting but I really think WIRED is doing a great job of taking advantage of all the capabilities of digital publishing. The interactive elements are very well integrated and enhance the experience rather than distracting from it. And while it might seem like a lot of adds to some I had no objections there. The features themselves are all self contained and uninterrupted by advertisement. Sounds like a lot of people are having technical issues but I can't speak to that, it works great for me.

Not sure why all the bad reviews

I think people have to go out of their way to review this app, and I'm pretty sure most people have absolutely no issues. Yah, there can be some quirky behavior at time, but this app is a great way to experience wire magazine. Years later it still is pushing the bar for interactivity and an immersive experience. This app is one of my favorite ways to enjoy wired magazine.

I wish they could add rules for the auto remove feature. That would be excellent.

would be nice… if it worked.

I’ll chime in with the same complaints. I enjoyed the magazine on the iPad for a while and then it got to the point where downloads didn’t work anymore. (same as others have reported)

This is good in concept, but the execution has been lacking. And of course, because the company is so large, *nobody* will take any responsibility for helping us get the issues we’re owed. I paid for lots of issues I could never get downloaded. finally got tired of paying for something I couldn’t use.

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