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What’s New

Version 1.7

Fixes a crashing bug affecting some users, plus other stability improvements. Minimum iOS version for this update is 8.0.

Ratings and Reviews

1.7 out of 5
97 Ratings

97 Ratings

JantjeD ,

Viewing offline not working

This app let’s you save editions to your device, however the app fails to load, or takes several minutes to load, a locally stored edition if you do not have an internet connection, or a poor internet connection. Which rather defeats the purpose.

The content is great. I really want to support The Saturday Paper. Please, can you fix this?

ForbesH ,

Great paper, useless app

I love the Sat Paper, but this app is more or less unusable offline, as described by all the other reviews. Since iOS12 it seems to crash constantly, even when online. Was never a great experience in any case - essentially a PDF reader. Is weird that Schwartz haven’t bothered to fix what are simple technical glitches after so much feedback and so much time. In my opinion, if you are not prepared to invest in this app it would be better to just remove it from the App Store. I imagine it is harming your brand - surely you would do better to just promote an accessible PDF download for offline digital access. Pretty sure this is the only App Store review I have ever been motivated to write.

AustCitizen ,

Real journalism

We have seen the increase in the media, and now covert manipulated targeting of the public and sway of opinion, to begin to realise how subversive and dangerous it is to our world view. The Saturday Paper is a collection of journalists who have no organisational agenda to push. We need to be very careful of what we expose ourselves to. This paper brings real issues to the table for the thinking person to consider, and unpacks and informs us to perhaps push for a more ethical and better world.

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