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New PressReader App Feeds Readers’ Appetites for Deeper News
|By Business Wire
|August 6, 2014 02:44 PM EDT
Readers looking for top quality news on their mobile devices can now
find the full content of their favorite news sources more easily with
the release of a new version of the top digital news reader,
PressReader. The company has released an updated version of its
extremely popular iOS app, a digital news reader serving 30 million
readers around the world with access to thousands of original newspapers
The updated app allows for better search and display of newspapers and
magazines from around the world – from Paris to New York, Beijing to
Moscow, and Sydney to Buenos Aires. PressReader offers full content from
more than 2,800 newspapers and magazines in over 100 countries and 60
languages. Best of all, readers can consume full stories (not just
snippets like news aggregators) in their personalized home feed.
Quality articles from the world’s best sources are presented in a
perpetually current stream, so readers never miss an important story or
interesting news. Readers can also download full publications just as
they appear in print.
“We are revolutionizing how people connect through news, and this update
is, without a doubt, the most feature-rich and entertaining digital
newsstand app for quality content from thousands of sources,” said
Alexander Kroogman, PressReader’s Chief Executive Officer. “Discovering
new content and titles to fuel your interests has never been easier,
while PressReader’s social features allow you to easily bookmark, share
and discuss news with other readers – all from a single app.”
With the PressReader app, readers can further personalize their reading
experience with more options to choose publications by special
interests, publication type, language or country. A stunning, new,
visual titles catalog makes it easier to find well-known publications
like The Washington Post, Cosmopolitan, Men’s Health, The Guardian, Home
and Décor, T3, Marie Claire, Les Echos, The Globe and Mail and more, as
well as to discover new titles that inspire and inform.
PressReader offers an impressive and quickly growing catalog of the
world’s best titles, including a notable collection of 700+
international magazines. Readers can even combine and add sections from
their favorite titles into their home newsfeed to create their own
“PressReader’s technology is leading-edge with its in-place story
expansion, natural horizontal reading flow, customizable story
collection, and assortment of intuitive and powerful features,” added
Kroogman. “With its vast number of interactive features, it’s truly the
best way to read real news from credible sources on a mobile device.”
Key features in the updated PressReader app include:
Categories: find new special interest titles faster with the
ability to further filter by interests, language, country and
SmartFlow: read full stories in an attention-grabbing,
horizontal news stream format
PageView: read full publications or pages just as they appear
Bookmarks: store, organize and automatically sync articles
across devices for later reading, reference or sharing
Radio: choose articles or publications from the app and have
them read out loud; the perfect companion to stay up-to-date with news
Translation: instantly translate stories in up to 17 languages;
see different perspectives about news from around the world
The updated PressReader app is available on iOS immediately with
versions for Android, BlackBerry 10 and Windows 8 following soon.
Readers can also access PressReader on the Web at www.pressreader.com,
or via PressReader’s Samsung Smart TV app, enjoying an entertaining and
consistent experience on any device.
To download the updated PressReader iOS app, go to the Apple
PressReader is an all-you-can-read digital
newsstand that connects people through news. More than 30 million people
use PressReader to read, share and talk about news. Full issues of
2,800+ global newspapers and magazines can be read online, in print or
downloaded via the application. PressReader is offered at thousands of
libraries, hotels, corporate offices, airport lounges and other
businesses, as well as on airlines and cruise lines worldwide.
PressReader also partners with more than 4,000 publishers in over 100
countries, providing the technology to help them monetize and distribute
their content and the multi-channel digital platforms to grow their
global reach and readership.
For more information visit pressreader.com
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