Independent Media is one of South Africa’s leading multi-platform content companies. Our stable of fine, quality publications include 20 of the country’s most prominent newspapers. The Independent on Saturday (IOS) is entertaining, informative and sporty. It’s the most popular, must read English Saturday newspaper in KwaZulu-Natal. It’s your guide to being up to date and having fun, whether you are staying in or going out. It’s the perfect way to start the weekend, it’s a case of “Miss the IOS, miss the weekend”.
The app now brings you their latest news at your fingertips. The app provides enriched multimedia, bookmarking capabilities, offline viewing and easy article sharing.
In this app, you also have access to two unique features, User Generated Content and Augmented Reality scanning capability.
What is User Generated Content (UGC)? --
You as a consumer can now submit stories and content, including videos, audio, images and GPS locations. You can become a journalist on the go! Your stories will be submitted to a secure dashboard, where the newspaper will monitor and review which content they can use.
What is Augmented Reality (AR)? --
An enhanced version of reality where live direct or indirect views of physical real-world environments are augmented with superimposed computer-generated images over a user’s view of the real-world, thus enhancing one’s current perception of reality.
Look out for images in print with the Augmented Reality logo and scan the image for an exciting digital experience.
• Subscription payment of R24.99 (Twenty Four Rand Ninety Nine cents) will be charged to your iTunes Account on confirmation of purchase
• Your subscription automatically renews every month unless auto-renew is turned off at least 24 hours before the end of the current period
• Your account will be charged for renewal within 24 hours prior to the end of the current period
• You can manage your subscription and switch off the auto-renewal by accessing your Account Settings after purchase
• You cannot cancel the current subscription during the active subscription period.
• Any unused portion of a free trial period, if offered, will be forfeited if you purchase a subscription to that publication.
• Terms & Conditions: http://www.iol.co.za/terms-and-conditions
Tap to Scan
- simply tap on the screen to Scan
- Independent Newspapers (Pty) Ltd
- 125.3 MB
Requires iOS 11.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.
- Age Rating
- Infrequent/Mild Alcohol, Tobacco, or Drug Use or References
- Infrequent/Mild Medical/Treatment Information
- © Independent Newspapers (Pty) Ltd
- In-App Purchases
- Independent on Saturday News R27.99
Up to six family members will be able to use this app with Family Sharing enabled.