Description

Pocket is your place to quickly save, discover, and recommend the stories that interest you.

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SAVE FOR LATER:
The next time you find an article, video or link you want to read or watch later, just save it to Pocket. It’ll sync across your phone, tablet, and computer so you can come back to it whenever and wherever you’d like, even when you’re offline.

You can save to Pocket from pretty much anywhere, including your computer, Safari, email, and your favorite apps like Facebook, Twitter, Flipboard, and Feedly.

BEAUTIFUL READING EXPERIENCE:
Read and watch everything in Pocket in a clean, easy-to-view layout that’s free of distractions. You can customize Pocket to match your reading style.

DISCOVER STORIES YOU’LL LOVE:
Quickly discover new stories you’ll love with personalized recommendations hand-picked by Pocket and the people you follow.

RECOMMEND THE BEST OF YOUR POCKET:
Recommend the most interesting stories you’re reading and watching in Pocket to your friends and followers.

PLUS:
• Unlimited storage
• Tags to quickly get organized
• Listen to your articles with Text-to-Speech
• Save with one click using Pocket’s desktop browser extensions for Safari, Chrome, and Firefox

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“Stop emailing yourself links and just install Pocket.” - The Verge

“Pocket makes subway reading possible. No longer do your lingering Safari pages refresh mid-commute, leaving you staring at a blank, hopeless screen that cannot connect to the Internet.” - Slate

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Upgrade to Pocket Premium for a more powerful Pocket experience ($4.99 monthly, $44.99 annually):

• Permanent Library to keep a personal backup of what you save
• Full-Text searching to find anything in your list
• Suggested Tags to get organized fast.

Price may vary by location. Subscriptions will be charged to your credit card through your iTunes account. Your subscription will automatically renew unless canceled at least 24 hours before the end of the current period. To end a subscription, disable auto-renewal and allow the current period to end. It will not be possible to immediately cancel a subscription. Refunds are not available for unused portions of a subscription.

Pocket Privacy Policy: http://getpocket.com/privacy
Pocket Terms of Service: http://getpocket.com/tos

What's New

Version 6.6.30

• Minor bug fixes and improvements

Ratings and Reviews

4.8 out of 5

3.6K Ratings
3.6K Ratings

Editors’ Notes

Ever run across a great article you didn’t have time to read at that moment but wanted to remember to come back to later? Us too—and that’s why we use Pocket. Whether you’re in Safari or inside your favourite news app, just tap the Share button and save anything you want to read for later, even when offline.

Pocket - A wonderful app for capturing articles of interest

cb4ujudge

For months now I’ve been using Pocket to capture articles and stories of interest, primarily from browsers, either on my phone, my tablet, or my PC. The user interface to capture articles could not be more simple. I often find I do not have the time to read an article immediately, so I save it to Pocket so I can leisurely read it later on. This also saves me time having to look up the article since I might not even remember where I saw it. The other benefit is that Pocket removes all the annoying advertisements and links that distract you while reading. I also like the fact that Pocket organizes all of your saved articles in one place allowing me to print an article or share with a friend later on. I’ve shared my love of Pocket with many other individuals - all who have thanked me very much for sharing such a timesaving and convenient tool for capturing information of interest.

It’s nice, but could be so much better!

doggrowl

I’ve used Pocket for years now and subscribe to Premium. Overall, the app does what it’s supposed to; making for an excellent way of storing nearly anything for later viewing.

However, I don’t understand the logic of having to click multiple things to share or recommend articles, adding to one’s favorites, or adding to a custom folder. It’s tedious!
Instapaper has a button one can click to add to one’s “Likes” (favorites) list, as well as sharing the item to a social network, all with a single tap! Pocket could really use such a customizable feature to speed up the process of not only reading but also sharing things with others. As well as sorting content as desired.

Some of the buttons in the article list are not properly labeled for VoiceOver accessibility. The Search and other menu options are labeled with a random set of characters, and have not been fixed after I’ve made reports to support about that issue.

Lastly, the app tends to crash when browsing the Recommended list of articles. It’s one of the best features offered by Pocket, but again, reports of crashes have gone unanswered.

That’s why I give this the lower rating. If Instapaper didn’t have its own crashing issues, I’d simply use that. But I believe Pocket is superior, but has these minor annoyances which actually add up to using additional time to complete simple tasks (IMO).
Again, it’s nice, but could be so much better!

Developer Response

Thanks for sharing your review of our app, Doggrowl! There's a few things to unpack here, but we'd love to address the crashing issue in the Recommended Feed first. Please update to the latest version of Pocket (6.6.22) and let us know if you're still having any issues at support+review@getpocket.com. We've shared your review with our teammates to make sure they hear your perspective. Thanks again and please let us know if we can help with the crashing issue further!

Information

Seller
Read It Later, Inc
Size
97.2 MB
Category
News
Compatibility
Requires iOS 9.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
Languages
English, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Simplified Chinese, Spanish, Traditional Chinese
Age Rating
Rated 4+
Copyright
© 2017 Read It Later, Inc
Price
Free
In-App Purchases
  1. Pocket Premium $4.99
  2. Pocket Premium $44.99

Supports

  • Family Sharing

    With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.

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