Wattpad updates its popular iOS and Android Apps
Toronto, Canada – Wattpad, the world’s largest community of readers and writers, released a major update to its popular iPhone and Android Apps. Now users enjoy additional offline capabilities so they can read, write, and interact with others without an internet connection. People in nearly every country in the world use Wattpad. This latest update ensures users with limited or poor internet connectivity will have consistent access to millions of free stories.
The latest release of the Wattpad App includes new Offline Access, Archive for Android and Inline Commenting features. Offline Access provides full functionally to users so they can read, vote, and comment on stories without an internet connection. With Offline Access people riding the subway, travelling on an airplane, or in other places where internet is not available can access millions of free stories through their mobile devices.The Archive for Android feature moves already-read stories out of a user’s Wattpad Library to load current stories more quickly. Readers can use the new Inline Commenting feature to interact with writers within a story and provide meaningful feedback in context instead of waiting until the end to post a comment.
“At Wattpad, we’re making it easy for people to access millions of free stories on their mobile devices,” said Allen Lau, co-founder and CEO of Wattpad. “With the latest update, it doesn’t matter where you live, what device you use, or even if you’re connected to the internet, you can still find a great story to read on Wattpad.”
The complete list of features in the latest update includes:
* Offline Access – read, write and interact even when you aren’t connected to the internet
* Archive for Android – move read stories out of your Library and make room for new ones
* Inline Commenting – tap text anywhere in a story to leave a comment and interact with the writer
* Mobile Reading Lists- create, collect and share reading lists directly from the mobile app
* Recommended Stories – discover your next favorite story based on your past reads
The updated Wattpad App is available as a free download on the App Store and Google Play.
* iPhone, iPod touch and iPad
* Requires iOS 6.0 or later
* This app is optimized for iPhone 5
* 23.6 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Wattpad 4.0 is Free and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Books category.
Wattpad is bringing the written word to the entire world. More than 20 million people have joined Wattpad, making it the world’s largest community of readers and writers. People use Wattpad to connect with each other while they discover and share millions of free stories. Wattpad stories are available in more than 50 languages and can be read or written from any phone, tablet, or computer. The company is proudly based in Toronto, Canada. Learn more at website. Copyright (C) 2014 Wattpad. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPad, iPad mini, iPod touch, and Mac are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries. Other trademarks and registered trademarks may be the property of their respective owners.
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