What's New

Fixes an issue with the keyboard which is sometimes covering the text when editing postings.

App Description

NewsTap Lite is a Usenet Newsreader for the iPhone, iPad and the iPod Touch.

"NewsTap Lite" is the free version of the "NewsTap" App. "NewsTap Lite" is a fully functional Usenet Newsreader, but it does not support all features of the "NewsTap" App. The Lite version only supports one server and can only subscribe to two group.

Features of NewsTap Lite:
- Optimized for offline usage. Download and send out articles in one go and then you can read and write articles completely offline.
- Supports binary groups with photos and other files.
- Supports filters to mark articles as read or mark them with a certain color.
- Hyperlinks are automatically detected and can be opened in a web browser.
- Optimized article layout for the small iPhone display. The original article layout is also available.
- A „tree view“ of a whole discussion makes is super easy to follow even large discussions.
- Highly customizable.
- Post new articles or send follow-ups.
- Build-in help.

For more screenshots please look at the developers web site.

Please check out the full version if you want to read more than 2 groups, need newsrc syncing and if you do not want to see iAds.

iPhone Screenshots

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iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • November 11, 2011 New version 3.5
  • December 15, 2011 New version 3.5.1
  • March 19, 2012 New version 3.5.5
  • December 08, 2012 New version 4.0
  • December 14, 2012 New version 4.0.1
  • September 26, 2015 New version 5.0
  • October 20, 2015 New version 5.1
  • December 06, 2015 New version 5.1.1
  • December 09, 2015 New version 5.1.2
  • January 13, 2016 New version 5.1.3
  • January 20, 2016 New version 5.1.5
  • February 20, 2016 New version 5.1.6
  • March 09, 2016 New version 5.1.7
  • July 13, 2016 New version 5.1.9
  • November 09, 2016 New version 5.2.1
  • January 04, 2017 New version 5.2.2
  • June 14, 2019 New version 5.3.4
  • August 17, 2019 New version 5.3.5
  • December 31, 2019 New version 5.4
  • January 07, 2020 New version 5.4.1

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