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Horrible app
Crashes constantly. Difficult to read. Frustrating. It's almost like they're trying to kill the PD entirely. The developers of this terrible app should be ashamed of themselves.
virtuallori on Sep 20, 2013 for The Plain Dealer
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The app is terrible!
Pd bozo on Sep 17, 2013 for The Plain Dealer
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Very buggy
I have an IPad 2 running IOS 6.1.3 Pros: * I like being able to increase the size of the font. Makes the paper easier to read. * Convenient. Problems: * Frequently, crashes at least once during a viewing session. * Uses a significant amount of battery * Rendering is painfully slow. * I inadvertently hit the Additions link on the right hand side. When I tried to exit out by tapping the 'x' button, an error message saying 'you must be signed in to close this page' was displayed. This is ridiculous. Bottom line - I wish I could find a different reader!!!
Shelly Susman on Sep 15, 2013 for The Plain Dealer
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This app is painfully slow. So slow, in fact, that it's unusable. I've subscribed to the paper edition for countless years and I'm happy to make the digital transition. But, give me an option that works!
Scott82615 on Sep 7, 2013 for The Plain Dealer
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This electronic newspaper simply does not work. Phooey on youeey PD!
Skipperdon1 on Aug 26, 2013 for The Plain Dealer
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Problems with reading PDF offline
This app needs to be updated. I can not read previously downloaded content without an Internet connection on my iPod touch 4th generation. After a pop up window indicates that there is no Internet, I close the window and am rewarded (!?) with a blank, white screen and no news pages. An email to the PD went unanswered and a subsequent call a week later was unproductive in solving the problem. The customer service rep merely logged my complaint. I am not even sure that she had any technical background to completely understand the issue. I don't mind reading the paper electronically, but I would like the app to work. I wish the PD could once again be opened in the iBook app (as this past July before the switch). The iBook app actually worked, both offline and online. Not impresses with the PD app.
JKohio on Aug 19, 2013 for The Plain Dealer
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