By Globe Newspaper Company, Inc.
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Stay connected with Boston.com and all things Boston in this updated app.
• Follow top stories and breaking news — local, national, sports, politics, entertainment, business and more
• Get more video and browse more photos — or share your own photos or video with us
• Access the latest weather and traffic reports
• Sign up for push alerts for the latest headlines or share the news with your friends via e-mail, Facebook or Twitter
What's New in Version 4.21.280024386
We did some serious performance overhaul this release. Checkout our loading experience! It is beautiful and at least 42% faster. Our front page is smooth and efficient. We listened to your suggestions, now traffic is new and improved.
Not updated enough
4/6/17 update. The same stories are sometimes there for 3 days. Lots of typos, and it seems like the person writing the stories is an adolescent. Also, why can't we swipe left to the next story instead of having to go back to the list of stories every time we read one? It is less convenient to us but seemingly adds extra clicks to their website.
Update: even glitchier and more frustrating
Another update: fewer stories, more ads. They don't have metro section anymore, having replaced it with 'weather wisdom'. If they take out most of the local news, there are better news apps out there.
App Is Faster
Just tried it and it's clear it does load faster. Still, not as quickly as I'd have expected. Once it's open though it moves very quickly so a good update overall.
Swing and miss
Preferred older version, this takes too long to load. Tired of seeing Affleck and Brady (both of whom I admire) on unnecessary splash page. Seems like 70% of articles are AP, I want to read local writers.
- Category: News
- Updated: Dec 02, 2016
- Version: 4.21.280024386
- Size: 78.2 MB
- Languages: English, Spanish
- Seller: Globe Newspaper Company, Inc.
- © 2015 DoApp, Inc
Compatibility: Requires iOS 8.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.