the Scientist Magazine
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For more than 25 years, The Scientist Magazine has been an independent source reporting on the most exciting discoveries and trends across the spectrum of life science research, technology, news, business, and careers. Our mission is to offer researchers engaging and unbiased coverage of the latest happenings both in and outside their own disciplines to inspire scientific innovation. We explore a variety of life science topics including: Genomics and Genetics, Cancer Research, Neuroscience, Cell Biology and much more. The Scientist Magazine app offers the digital versions of the magazine and its supplements on your iPad for a low annual fee.
You can purchase a 1-year auto-renewing subscription for $34.99 or a 6-month auto-renewing subscription for $19.99. Subscription payments will be charged to your iTunes account at the confirmation of purchase. Your account will be charged for renewal within the 24 hours prior to the end of the current subscription period and the cost of the renewal will be identified.
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What's New in Version 1.0.1
minor bug fixes
Print/Digital issue is free and I have to pay for same in-app issues?!!!
I love TheScientist because it provides fantastic writing about science and because, despite the trend of every other magazine provider, they choose to disseminate in a free manner, both in print and digital format. I was even more psyched about the recent release of the iPad app version, thinking that now I would be liberated from carrying the mag around or using the digital reader. However, I am expected to pay $4 an issue for something that I can get in two other formats for free?!!!! What the heck? Shame on this pathetic ploy to get $$$! Not to mention the in-app functionality is only so-so. No rotate ability for horizontal viewing? I guess I wouldn't have a problem with the minute glitches, were the app free, but considering the hefty price tag for subscription or single issues, this is absurd and is directly contrary to what I thought TheScientist's intention was, which is unbiased, FREE dissemination of info.
This is a major letdown and taints an otherwise awesome periodical! Rectify please.
Good magazine but app could be better
No bookmark functions?
Also the text resolution needs to be more clear!
- Category: News
- Updated: Feb 07, 2013
- Version: 1.0.1
- Size: 1.0 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: LabX Media Group Inc.
- © LabX Media Group 2012
Compatibility: Requires iOS 5.0 or later. Compatible with iPad.
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