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National Geographic Magazine-International

By National Geographic Society

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What's New in Version 2.5.2

General bug fixes and optimizations for iOS10


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Customer Reviews

Very poor customer service to address major issue

I have just had the same experience as the reviewer below. I bought a subscription and can access the newest edition but cannot access older digital issues. The NG website clearly states that I should be able to do this but there appears to be no way of doing this in the app. Customer support treated me like some sort of idiot and reckoned that this is an Apple issue as the subscription was bought via iTunes. Apple support had no idea and reckoned it was only something NG could remedy. Catch22! I'm not sure either party even understood me. I suggest they buy a subscription and try it themselves! For goodness sake people don't you test this stuff?! I have now paid for a service I'm not receiving and nobody seems either willing or capable of helping. My advice to anyone thinking about subscribing is simply 'don't bother'...

Ridiculous problems setting up

I subscribed to this via an offer through the Times and the Sunday Times. I followed all the instructions in terms of logging in and setting up my account. For some reason, however, I was able unable to login to the app. I wrote an email to customer services - it bounced. I spoke to someone at customer services who told me they had sorted out the problem and would send me an email with a link to access my account. The email never arrived. I tried setting up again. It didn't work. It is now been a week, and I still have no access to this app. This could hardly be a worse advert for taking up a digital subscription to this service.

Love it!

In all honesty this app is excellent. It's great on iPad, very immersive, and full of rich content. Most people seem to have account related problems which in the past I have also had with NG - things not linking up etc, but the app works a treat. It would help if it remembered where I was when scrolling through a particular article, it remembers the page but not the place within it. Other than that I think it's ace!

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  • Category: News
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  • Version: 2.5.2
  • Size: 29.6 MB
  • Language: English
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Compatibility: Requires iOS 7.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.

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