What's New

Hi all!

First, thanks to everyone for all of your feedback and comments. We have been working hard to fix bugs and your feedback has been extremely helpful to us. Please continue to leave reviews - we are reading them!

Second, we started an FAQ for our app here: https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Wikimedia_Apps/FAQ. Check it out if you have questions.

Third, as you may of noticed, we are also releasing more frequent updates. We want to make sure we get fixes out to everyone as fast as possible. Reading your reviews doesn’t do us much good if we don’t ship our fixes!

Whew! With that out of the way, here is what’s in the latest release. (Hint: Bug fixes!)

* Faster page rendering!

* Re-added a ”delete all" button saved pages

* New buttons to see "similar pages" and "page issues" in an article

* Fix to properly display Latin titles. I’m looking at you, Lichtheimia corymbifera!

* Added more informative descriptions to the saved pages list

* New translations - Thanks to everyone who contributed, we are truly grateful! This app wouldn’t be possible without your contributions. (If you would like to help translate our app, please check out this link to find out more: https://translatewiki.net/wiki/Translating:WikimediaMobile)

* Many fixes to make info boxes and tables work more reliably

* Various fixes to improve overall article viewing and loading

* Fix for images not displaying properly in lists

* Fix for a crash when viewing an image gallery

* Several fixes for crashes that occur during data migration

* Numerous other crash fixes

Once again, thanks to all of you for using the Wikipedia iOS app and helping us make it better.

- The Wikimedia Reading Team

App Description

Official Wikipedia App for iOS. Wikipedia is the free encyclopedia containing more than 32 million articles in 280 languages, and is the most comprehensive and widely used reference work humans have ever compiled.


App features:

* Better search results with short descriptions of matching articles

* Search for and read Wikipedia articles written in any language

* Quickly share facts as image cards or text

* Saved pages for when you don't have a data connection

* Prominent image and description at the top of many articles

* High resolution image galleries

* Related article suggestions at the bottom of each article

* Nearby articles for exploring your current location

* Swipe left for quick section navigation table of contents

* Wikipedia Zero: data charges waived for participating mobile operators

Apps FAQ:
https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Wikimedia_Apps/FAQ

Contribute to our translations:
https://translatewiki.net/wiki/Translating:WikimediaMobile

Open source repository:
https://github.com/wikimedia/apps-ios-wikipedia

Privacy policy:
https://m.wikimediafoundation.org/wiki/Privacy_policy

Terms of Use:
https://m.wikimediafoundation.org/wiki/Terms_of_Use

To send feedback in the app tap:
W > More > About the Wikipedia app > Send app feedback

iPhone Screenshots

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Wikipedia Mobile screenshot 1 Wikipedia Mobile screenshot 2 Wikipedia Mobile screenshot 3 Wikipedia Mobile screenshot 4 Wikipedia Mobile screenshot 5

iPad Screenshots

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Wikipedia Mobile screenshot 6 Wikipedia Mobile screenshot 7 Wikipedia Mobile screenshot 8 Wikipedia Mobile screenshot 9 Wikipedia Mobile screenshot 10

App Changes

  • May 14, 2015 New version 4.1.3
  • April 26, 2015 New version 4.1.2
  • December 07, 2014 New version 4.0.6
  • November 03, 2014 New version 4.0.5
  • October 20, 2014 New version 4.0.4
  • September 27, 2014 New version 4.0.3
  • September 17, 2014 New version 4.0.2
  • August 04, 2014 New version 4.0.1
  • August 01, 2014 New version 4.0
  • April 05, 2013 New version 3.3.1
  • January 23, 2013 New version 3.3
  • November 20, 2012 New version 3.2.2
  • November 02, 2012 New version 3.2.1
  • July 07, 2012 New version 3.2
  • April 18, 2012 New version 3.1.2
  • April 05, 2012 New version 3.1.1
  • February 12, 2012 New version 2.2.2
  • January 11, 2012 New version 2.2.1
  • October 08, 2011 New version 2.2
  • August 02, 2011 New version 2.1

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