What's New

- Fixed the issue where podcasts stopped playing.
- Added a Copy Link option in the Share menu.
- We've updated our search functionality to make it much more accurate.
- Added content prefetching - when you're connected to WIFI, we'll download our content in the background so it's updated when you come back to the app. This will make for a much more reliable image loading experience.
- Added “updated” notification to tell you when content has been updated in the app.

App Description

Enjoy Slate, the award-winning daily online magazine, on the iPhone. Slate’s wry, insightful reporting and commentary on politics, news, and culture is now available in an application designed to optimize iPad reading, listening, and viewing. The app offers a clean, easy-to-use interface and includes Slate articles, blogs, podcasts, and videos.

Features of the iPad application include:

- Access to the latest Slate articles and blogs, including Slate’s popular political and legal commentary, movie and television reviews, and daily news Explainer column.

- Access to The Slatest, Slate’s popular news blog, which tracks the most important news stories all day long.

- Daily videos from Slate V, Slate’s video site.

- Slate’s popular daily podcasts, including the Political Gabfest, the Culture Gabfest, and Hang Up and Listen. The app allows users to play podcasts in the background while browsing other content.

- A home screen designed to showcase Slate’s top stories while allowing readers to browse the most recent and most popular stories.

- Tools that let users share Slate stories and features via e-mail, Twitter, and Facebook.

We are always looking to improve our applications. Please send your thoughts and suggestions to mobile@slate.com.

App Screen Shots

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App Changes

July 06, 2014 New version 3.3.4
March 14, 2014 New version 3.3.2
March 10, 2014 New version 3.3.1
February 28, 2014 New version 3.3
January 29, 2014 New version 3.0.4
October 06, 2013 New version 3.0.3
February 26, 2010 Initial Release

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