Phys.Org News HD
By Omicron Tech Ltd
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Stay up to the minute with the full feature mobile app featuring an all you can consume science and technology selection of news stories. You may customize the app with your favorite news categories from Phys.Org. Over 50 news stories every weekday covering a full range of sci-tech topics.
Categories include physics, earth science, medicine, nanotechnology, electronics, space, biology, chemistry, computer sciences, engineering, mathematics and stories you will not see anywhere else. Phys.Org offers the most comprehensive coverage of sci-tech developments around the globe.
The app gives readers access to all Phys.Org content via your Apple mobile device. Users may rate, rank, bookmark and share favorite stories via Twitter or email directly from the app.
- customize content, by selecting you favorite categories;
- bookmark favorite stories;
- rate stories from the app;
- send to twitter, facebookm or via email;
- read content in offline mode.
The app is ads-free.
What's New in Version 1.7
multiple bug fixes
iOS 6 compatible
Science news at its best!
While you can get science news at any major news website, the news there is mostly just headlines and brief reviews of scientific discoveries.
This app is outstanding if you are looking for an app that delivers the latest in physical science news and you want a more detailed report of what happened as well as where to get more information.
This app is great for getting news that you can use. Too many news apps skim over science news or only report hype. This app helps me get a jump-start on science news that often the mainstream news sources won't pick up for days--if they pick it up at all.
The "lite" version is a fine, if hobbled, science news reader. I ignored the negative reviews and bought HD. Mistake. It runs once after installation, period. If I close and reopen, it crashes immediately, every time. If I delete and reinstall, it works another one time. There's no support nor response. FIX THIS APP!
UPDATE: My original review was in 2012. It worked for a while in 2014 but now in 2015 it's back to the same behavior I described above.
- Category: News
- Updated: Oct 08, 2012
- Version: 1.7
- Size: 5.7 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: Alpha Media Group BV
- © Phys.Org
Compatibility: Requires iOS 3.2 or later. Compatible with iPad.