Good work 1. Night mode is now available. Yay. 2. Articles can be searched and saved. Great. 3. Online Readers comments on articles are not available. Some of your readers are very well informed and share new perspectives missed by the author. I can see them on the website. Please make them available on your app too. 4. Months ago, I wrote a very angry review. Your product has greatly improved since. Kudos and thanks.
Originally I reviewed this poorly because it continually used more and more of my storage up to 100% of what my phone has to where I had to uninstall it. The latest update seems to have resolved the issue. The app user interface itself has always been excellent, so now the storage issue has been fixed it's great.
WSJ App Keeps Getting Better The app does keep getting better. I think it is the best news app. The writing is worthy and often great. WSJ breaks a lot of stories covered by other news other a few days to week's later. I just stay away from the opinion pages and right wing Yahoo comments. They do believe in all the right wing myths.
Lost the blue Got rid of the blue theme which seemed too much color for a historically monotone color schemed paper. Still off green, but much better. Aside from that, the nav seems less intrusive so I feel like I am reading a publication vs social media.
The advertising is oppressive While I generally enjoy the Articles and news presented through this application, the amount of ads throughout and required 30 second video ads for every news piece is oppressive. I pay for your service. I shouldn't have to deal with ads that make me wait. If, for some reason, I have to pause a video and switch apps, when I switch back, I have to watch another 30 second video clip about an advertisement. I am very likely going to discontinue my subscription for this reason.
Does not consistently work for offline reading If you wanted to use this app on flights or commuting without wifi access it will not work consistently. Sometimes the stories are there and sometimes they are not. I always check to see its downloaded before i depart. But most of the time, without WiFi access, it will not display today's paper. Wsj cust serv says they are aware of the problem and may fix it. This is a frustrating app for travelers and it's multiple years of not working properly. Unfortunately the latest update has not solved the problem.
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