- Automatic article and comment caching for offline viewing and instant page loading.
- Reformatting of text for a better experience on devices with small screens.
- White text on black, or black text on white themes are included. This greatly improves battery life with AMOLED screens.
There is an bug that causes 'refresh canceled' when it shouldn't. I've finally been able to reproduce this bug, and I'll have time to patch it eventually. In the mean while, try clearing your cache if you have this problem.
With PlexiDigest you get breaking news in 8 categories, pulled as it happens from leading sources like: BBC, CNN, Fox News, Sports Illustrated, Reuters, Gizmodo, TechCrunch, Mashable, Engadget, The Verge, New York Times, and many more. Articles always current are never more than a few hours hold. Summaries are often accompanied by photos from the source story, and you can click through to read the full article of any story.
Don't settle for apps that pick selectively from yesterday's news or wait for your Facebook friends to decide what's happening, get the news from the source, live and in real-time with PlexiDigest.
Beta Version 0.3 Features:
• Get dozens of up-to-the-minute headlines from each of 8 news categories, each with multiple sources.
• News categories are; US News, Global News, Business, Sports, Technology & Science, Lifestyle, Entertainment, and Politics.
• Fast, intuitive interface, just swipe to quickly navigate news summaries.
• Tap the summary headline to read the full story on the source web site.
• Share fast-breaking news stories and summaries via Facebook, Twitter, email, text message, and more.
• Fast-loading news brings more than 130 stories and summaries in just seconds on 4G connections.
All this in a beautiful and efficient interface that places the priority where it should be; the information you need right now.
Beta Version 0.3.1 Updates:
Improved performance of transitions between news summaries on older versions of Android (Ice Cream Sandwich and Jelly Bean), and lower-quality hardware.
Improved loading of first news summary.
Beta 0.3.3 Updates
Vast improvement on all devices running Android 4.0.x - 4.2.x.
Beta 0.3.5 Updates
Fixed font but for 4.0.x devices
Expanded time window for more stories in each category
Beta 0.3.6 Updates
Even more stories in each category