Gist - News Summaries by Michael Mamiye (Universal)
Released: Nov 21, 2013
Version: 4.0
Size: 11 MB
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Gist - News Summaries

Michael Mamiye
[ This app is no longer available for download ]

Gist provides you with a simple summary, or "gist", of all of your news articles. Just select an article or connect your Pocket account and start summarizing!

** Featured in Forbes, The Huffington Post, BGR, TUAW, Lifehacker, iMore, AppAdvice, iDownloadBlog and more! **

"Gist is probably one of the best looking news apps I've seen in a while... it still earns a spot on my iPhone for when I want to catch up on news quickly." —Allyson Kazmucha, iMore

"There are a number of different apps and services that look to provide readers with bite-sized news, and my favorite option right now is Gist." —Zach Epstein, BGR

Brief Highlights:

• Simple and clean interface
• Turn long articles into manageable, 5-sentence summaries with just a tap
• Universal app with support for both iPhone & iPad
• Use the "Summarize with Gist" Action Extension to summarize articles from anywhere
• Connect your Pocket account to access all of your saved articles
• Summarize custom articles using the article's URL or text
• Multitask using Slide Over and Split View on your iPad
• Pre-loaded feeds of popular news on a variety of topics
• Full accessibility support for Dynamic Type in iOS
• Easily share summaries and articles using your favorite apps (Evernote, Pocket, Social Media, etc.) via the iOS Share Sheet

What's new in version 4.0
What's new in Gist v4.0:
• iPad Slide Over and Split View multitasking
• Use 3D Touch to "peek" & "pop" article summaries
• Gist now shows a photo along with each summary (when available)
• Safari View Controller is now used when viewing full articles
• iPhone X Support
• iPad Pro Support
• iOS 11 Support
• Other minor changes and bug fixes
Our verdict: Good
  • + Gist - News Summaries is a highly rated app (4.5-star).
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