What's New- fixed crash when turning off tabs on iPhone
- added ability to turn Leaderboards back on
- better updates when a puzzle is finished
App Description"â€¦ the definitive source for puzzles for iOSâ€¦" -- the New York Times
Download and play crossword puzzles right on your iPad, iPhone or iPod touch. Each day many newspapers provide their crossword puzzles online; with one tap you can download and solve them, get hints, view clues, and track how quickly you're improving!
The #1 Crossword Player on iPad, iPhone and iPod touch just got even better!
âœ“ New: Sync your puzzles with Crosswords for Mac; Start a puzzle on your Mac, then finish it on your iPhone or iPad.
âœ“ Get new puzzles every day
âœ“ Touch and hold a square to view hints on iPad
âœ“ Enter Numbers and other special characters by holding down keys
âœ“ One tap downloads all of today's puzzles
âœ“ Nearly unlimited puzzles from many different sites
âœ“ US and UK Cryptic puzzles available
âœ“ Hints, Websites, and Clue lookups
âœ“ Enter answers in 'ink' or 'pencil'
âœ“ Quickly see your recently played, or sort by date or provider
âœ“ Detailed info on each puzzle
âœ“ Post your solve times online and compare with other solvers
âœ“ Grab older puzzles with a tap
âœ“ Tap the clue list with two fingers to adjust the font size (iPad only)
Included Puzzle Sources:
+ We are currently working with several of the recently removed providers; we hope to have these puzzles back soon. Thanks for your patience! +
â€¢Â NY Times (Premium Crosswords subscription required)
â€¢Â Brendan Emmett Quigley's Weekly Puzzle
â€¢Â Elizabeth C. Gorski's Crossword Nation
â€¢Â Inkwell Crossword
â€¢Â Village Voice
â€¢Â Chronicle of Higher Education
â€¢Â The Independent
â€¢Â Manchester Evening News
â€¢Â King Features Crosswords (Joseph, Sheffer, and Premier)
â€¢Â Telegraph UK Quick & Cryptic Crosswords (subscription required)
â€¢Â People Magazine
â€¢Â Additional puzzles downloadable via the Puzzle Browser; browse the web and download more!
* Providers list subject to change. Some providers may no longer be publishing, but may still have older puzzles available in Archive form, accessible via the "Download Older Puzzles" option. *
â˜† For support, please visit our website at http://www.standalone.com, or http://getsatisfaction.com/standalone â˜†
â˜ž You can tap on the clue text at the bottom of the screen to toggle across & down
â˜ž Rotate the screen to see both the puzzle and clues
â˜ž Touch for a moment then drag to precisely select a square.
â˜ž Touch the Plus to download older puzzles
Please note that Crosswords requires an internet connection to download puzzles. Syncing puzzles to your Mac requires the purchase of Crosswords from the Mac App Store.
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April 27, 2013 New version 2.52
April 13, 2013 New version 2.51
April 09, 2013 New version 2.5
March 26, 2013 New version 2.48
December 12, 2012 New version 2.47
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