By Gear Patrol
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Spirit of Adventure. Passion for Gear. Say hello to Gear Patrol for iPad. 100% awesome and 100% free, it's simply the best way to discover the latest and best in product, adventure, insights and design in an experience tailored entirely for the iPad.
★ Accolades: iTunes Staff Favorites, Top 10 Lifestyle App, New & Noteworthy, What's Hot
★ What People Are Saying:
"an iPad app that takes Gear Patrol’s fantastic content and gives you an almost magazine like experience on the iPad" - Brett McKay, Art of Manliness
"a welcome way for readers like myself to easily enjoy all of the good stuff that the site has to offer" - Michael Williams, A Continuous Lean
"showcases all the great features and content from the site in a very sleek, easy to use, magazine-like interface" - Bernard Antolin, Acquire
"a kick-ass iPad app for reading a site that’s been dishing out some amazing content from day one" - Atif Kazmi, Por Homme
"an incredible interface" - Jeff Carvalho, Selectism
"our good friends at Gear Patrol have built one of the sleekest iPad apps we've come across in a while... it's free and absolutely awesome!" - Ben Clymer, Hodinkee
★ About Gear Patrol:
Daily, the cadre at Gear Patrol deliver a well-edited selection of gear, style, vehicles, adventure & travel, design, home, photography, videos & films, culture, books, spirits, events, and much more. Obsessively seeking out the very best for men, GP offers up a steady stream of endorsements, style picks, hands-on reviews, on-location insights, and original photography and videos.
★ Win an iPad 2: Download the app and tap "giveaway" to enter to win an iPad 2!
★ First Class Features:
✓ Tailored Design: Enjoy a clean, hybrid magazine + blog reading experience
✓ Big, Exclusive Images: Swipe through beautiful photos, galleries and videos of the products you love -- many exclusive and original to the app.
✓ Dynamic Covers: Feast your eyes on our edge-to-edge cover image slideshow, updated daily. Pop it in your dock and use it like a photo frame.
✓ Favorites: Save all of your favorite features, posts and gear you love with a simple tap.
✓ Sharing: Tweet, post to Facebook, or email a link to your friends.
✓ Obsessions: See what readers and our editors are sharing and linking to the most.
✓ Save Now, Read Later: Save all your favorites to Instapaper.
✓ Viewfinder: Watch our ongoing series of curated videos
✓ Daily Briefings: Follow everything we're reading ranging from startup news to style finds, epic roundups to stock tips.
What are you waiting for?
★ Coming in Future Updates:
This is our first time developing iOS so we'll be the first to admit there's plenty of room for improvement. We're hard at work on more updates and humbly ask for your patience (and kind reviews) as we work to make this app even more awesome. Hopefully you're as excited about it as we are. We welcome you to share any and all feedback with us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Here are a few thing's we're working on right now:
• Faster loading
• Updated categories and series
• Typography and layout enhancements
• Better memory management
• User Interface updates
• Video playback bug fixes
• Fast app switching, multitasking support
• Making the app even lighter
• Expanded use of 'back' button (Coming Q4, 2011)
• Support for landscape mode (Coming 2012)
★ Follow Us (for real-time updates):
• Follow us at http://twitter.com/gearpatrol
• Like us at http://facebook.com/gearpatrol
• Track us at http://foursquare.com/gearpatrol
• Watch us at http://youtube.com/gearpatrol
• Visit us at: http://gearpatrol.com
★ Special Thanks:
A special thanks goes out to our friends at Lexus, the Engineers of Amazing, who have graciously sponsored this app to bring it to you free of charge.