The Week launches UK Android tablet edition

Dennis Publishing’s grown-up news aggregator and opinion magazine The Week has appeared on Google Play, with the publisher taking the option of ignoring Google’s own magazine section in favour of offering a standalone app designed specifically for Android tablets.

While the app itself is free to download, there is the small matter of having to pay for the magazine content, which is handled via an in-app purchase or subscription…

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…while those who have an existing print subscription can sign in and read new issues on their tablet. Which is nice. Check it out here if you like reading news about wars and guns and politics and all that stuff they talk about on the telly all the time.

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  1. hal9000

     /  January 22, 2013

    when are those dinosaurs at private eye going to do the same? I’m fed up of having to switch from mobile to paper rag on the commute.