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Great magazine but
A great magazine to read but the digital version for the phone is horrible. You can't adjust the pages in read mode which is very unpleasant.
Open Source Read only for 30 days
So a magazine promoting the benefits of open source software. Yet, it is a paid subscription. Moved on.
Good bur would be excellent with a few improvements
Reading is a pleasure on an iPad but not so good on an iPad mini and zooming the whole page is clumsy. Can't you reflow the text like The Times?
Also, why does it take so long to load even though I have already downloaded the edition?
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