What's New

Dear Reader,

This update,

- enables high quality retina images throughout the application,
- adds a notification if there is a new update available in the app store,
- and includes many performance and stability improvements, including addressing a bug with downloading the audio edition that affected some users.

Thank you for reading The Economist on iPad.


The Digital Editions Team

App Description

The app is free to download and includes free access to the Editor's picks – a weekly selection of articles from each week's edition of The Economist.

Digital and print subscribers to The Economist receive unrestricted access to each week’s full print edition on iPad and iPhone.

The latest version of the app will appear in your Newsstand folder instead of an icon on the home screen.
Auto-download of new issue coming soon (watch this space for update).

•Each week’s issue available from 9pm London time on Thursday
•Download each issue to your device to read without an internet connection
•Switch easily between reading and listening with The Economist in audio
•Store and access back issues
•Purchase single issues using In App Purchase
•Subscribe from within the app and register your details with us for full access to The Economist on iPhone and iPad and The Economist online

•Subscribe quarterly (12 issues) for USD $39.99 or annually (51 issues) for USD $129.99 or buy a single issue for USD $6.99. If available you will be charged in your local currency at the prevailing exchange rate as defined by iTunes.
•Payment will be charged to iTunes account at confirmation of purchase
•No cancellation of the current subscription is allowed during active subscription period
•Subscriptions automatically renews unless auto-renew is turned off at least 24-hours before the end of the current period
•Account will be charged for renewal within 24-hours prior to the end of the current period at the price of the original subscription
•You can manage auto-renew of your subscription in your iTunes account settings, where it can be turned off if you wish
•Full terms of use can be found at http://www.economist.com/legal/terms-of-use

The Economist is a weekly international news and business publication, offering clear reporting, commentary and analysis on world current affairs, business, finance, science and technology, culture, society, media and the arts.

The Economist is also available on iPhone, simply search in the App Store for “The Economist for iPhone”.

App Screen Shots

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App Changes

February 20, 2014 New version 2.11.0
January 29, 2014 New version 2.10.4
October 18, 2013 New version 2.10.2
September 26, 2013 New version 2.10.1
July 22, 2013 New version 2.8
May 21, 2013 New version 2.7
November 30, -0001 Initial Release

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