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The Sacramento Bee e-Edition for iPad

By The Sacramento Bee

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The iPad e-Edition is a replica of the daily print edition and is now included as part of a Plus subscription through The Sacramento Bee. A Plus subscription includes access to all of our digital products. A digital trial for your first 4 weeks is available for $.99. Install this free app and login with your current Plus subscription or create a new account.

Optimized for the iPad, The Sacramento Bee is the capital newspaper for California. Reaching more than one million people each week, The Bee's Pulitzer Prize winning journalists and photojournalists report and deliver local, state and national news to help you stay connected to what matters most. Part of the McClatchy Company, The Bee was established in 1857 and provides print, online and mobile news services. The Sacramento Bee is Northern California’s most trusted news and information provider.

To view the online newspaper, you will need to purchase a monthly or yearly iPad e-Edition subscription. Here is additional information regarding your subscription:
• Payment will be charged to iTunes Account and Apple will send you a confirmation of purchase.
• Your subscription automatically renews unless auto-renew is turned off at least 24 hours before the end of the current period.
• Your iTunes account will be charged for renewal within 24 hours prior to the end of the current period, and identify the cost of the renewal.
• Subscriptions may be managed by the user and auto-renewal may be turned off by going to the user’s Account Settings after purchase.
• No cancellation of the current subscription is allowed during active subscription period.

What's New in Version 2.7.3

Updated for better iOS7 experience, including fixing the problem in iOS7 where single-tapping to zoom into the article sometimes does not let you zoom back out.

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Customer Reviews

Fix This

Overall, I've been very happy with the Sac Bee e-Edition. But lately, I download for offline reading, and when I'm out of WiFi range and expecting to be able to read articles, I get an error message that says I need to download. Later, back in WiFi range, the download is showing even though I already fully downloaded the day's paper. I hit the download again and nothing happens except the download disappears. I exit the paper, come back to it later, and the download has reappeared.

Cannot access The Bee for weeks now

It requires us to verify our subscription then hangs up saying it cannot contact Press+. We have requested assistance and gotten no response. The ap says readers can continue their iPad subscription to The Bee for $5.99 a month which is what we'd like to do. We really don't want to pay $7.99 a month which seems to be the change concurrent with the issues we are now having. Over the last few years there have been many issues with this subscription (every time they make a change, I think), and little to no support. They're real good at collecting our $, though...

If zero were possible I would choose it

I wanted an electronic subscription to the Sacramento Bee. But this app is not how to do it. It runs through Press+ which "manages" the subscription. But even though I have repeatedly shown my subscription receipt they continue to deny I have a receipt.

I called the Bee about it and they said we cannot do anything and then transferred me to Press+ after a 25 minute on hold I finally hung up in frustration.

Avoid this ripoff app.

The Sacramento Bee e-Edition for iPad
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  • Free
  • Category: News
  • Updated:
  • Version: 2.7.3
  • Size: 45.3 MB
  • Languages: English, French, German, Hebrew, Japanese, Spanish
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Compatibility: Requires iOS 5.0 or later. Compatible with iPad.

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