Chicago Tribune -- Digital Edition for iPad
By Tribune Interactive
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The Chicago Tribune Digital Copy delivers a complete digital replica of the daily newspaper, including all photos, articles and comics as they appear in print.
The Chicago Tribune Digital Edition for iPad is free for Chicago Tribune 7-day print or DigitalPlus subscribers.
The past seven back issues of the Chicago Tribune also are available in the app. Articles can be shared via Facebook, Twitter and email.
What's New in Version 2.8.1
Best app for reading a PDF newspaper
I personally like thumbing through a newspaper and have found that reading a PDF version to be cumbersome and slow. This app solves that in spades. You get the feel of flipping the pages like a real newspaper and when you find an article you want to read, you just double tap on it and it opens in a separate window. You can increase the font size (excellent feature for me) and get the full article even if the article continues on a different page in the PDF. It also provides tabs so you can go to a section without have to flip each page. I also have the regular tribune app and I actually prefer this app because it feels like you are handing a real newspaper with the ads , comics, etc.
I have always loved this app and use it daily from everywhere. BUT, for the last few weeks (maybe since interfacing with yet another Apple update) it crashes every time I use it. Generally, this occurs a dozen or so pages into the edition but once it starts it is impossible to get back on track and read the rest of the issue. If not fixed soon, I would be forced to not renew my Trib subscription and this app the next time I can. Please fix this or another reader will go away. And I really do not want to do that.
Crashes once you get to Business/Sports
I have been a faithful Tribune reader on the digital app for three years now. Now I bet on how long it will take to crash. I have yet to get through the sports section without it just shutting down. I can typically tell when it is going to do it because when I zoom in for a story it stays blurry. My iOS is up to date - this app just needs to be fixed. I haven't seen the A&E section in a month.
- Category: News
- Updated: Oct 31, 2016
- Version: 2.8.1
- Size: 34.0 MB
- Languages: English, French, German, Hebrew, Japanese, Spanish
- Seller: Tribune Company
- Copyright © 2016 Chicago Tribune Company, LLC
Compatibility: Requires iOS 6.0 or later. Compatible with iPad.