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What's New

Version 12.5

This release includes bug fixes and general stability improvements

Ratings and Reviews

4.9 out of 5
16 Ratings
16 Ratings


I occasionally came across Pop Mechanics whilst reading articles on Flipboard or at my local library. So, already armed with this prior knowledge, I bought a sub to PM. Two issues in I’m a happy reader. Reading what’s happening around the USA lifted my spirits, overcoming the pessimism that had assaulted my soul in the Trump era. This months article on Musk nicely mirrored my feelings. For all his faults we would be the poorer without him. I friend signs their messages with KMF after their name. Keep Moving forwards. Pop Mechanics helps me KMF.


Very nice!

This is a very nice publication. For the most part the content is the same as the dead-tree version, however there are some graphics that are interactive. The interactive graphics, and the inclusion of video and audio make for a very nice reading experience. I have noticed that a few formatting issues remain, for example 10^90 is printed as 1090 instead of using a superscript or carat. These glitches are infrequent and don't detract from the overalls lush of the mag.


no screen rotate

This magazine is great, of course. But this app, why can't I rotate the magazine to landscape mode. it's up to date, every setting has been set and tested. The reason is because you can't rotate it to landscape. I won't lose sleep over it, but it would be so good if you could rotate, I mean, if I just said rotate a few more times maybe that would help.. rotate rotate.. worth a try.. lol


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Requires iOS 10.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.
Age Rating
Rated 4+
Popular Mechanics is published by Hearst Magazines Division, Hearst Communications, Inc. © 2018. Popular Mechanics is a registered trademark of Hearst Communications, Inc.
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