Review: PressReader, a Mobile News App

There’s no question that smartphones and tablets have become a must-have for Windows Phone users. Not only can Windows Phone lovers can easily connect with friends, families and loved ones, the mobile apps we download can provide hours of entertainment as well as keep us updated where ever they are in the world!

PressReader, a mobile news application, has done an incredible job in delivering Windows Phone 7 enthusiasts with thousands of newspapers on their smartphones and tablets. For those not familiar with the app, it’s a WP7 fanatic’s dream with over 2,200 newspapers and magazines from 96 countries available.

Available on Windows platform, PressReader lets travellers flip the pages of their favorite publications exactly as they would if they were reading the printed edition.

Additional features available to PressReader users include:

  • ·       Setting up automated subscriptions to favorite titles
  • ·       Sorting publications by country, language, favorites or recently ordered
  • ·       Listening to publications using on-demand audio
  • ·       Sharing articles by email, Twitter and Facebook
  • ·       Saving articles to Evernote and Instapaper

PressReader is free to download and comes with 7 free trial issues. Monthly subscription plans can be purchased for USD $29.95 and provides full access PressReader’s catalogue of newspapers and magazines. If that’s too steep, you can purchase individual issues for 0.99 cents a pop.

Here’s where you can download PressReader: Windows Marketplace