Slashdot Reader Widget

Slashdot Reader Widget


Read Slashdot articles at a glance even when off-line. Simple and functional design with following features:

- Viewing of 15 most recent Slashdot articles
- Off-line article viewing (all articles are cached)
- Familiar clean design
- Just works, no setup or configuration required
- Refreshes automatically
- On Android 3.0+ uses native widget scrolling

Recent changes:
As a direct result of user comments/requests the following changes were made:

- increased the font size of article text to improve readability


Previous Hi-lites:

- click on article title to open full article in browser (requires connectivity)

- click on the "share" image next to article to email link to article
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Free
80
4.0
User ratings
61
Installs
5,000+
Concerns
0
File size
366 kb
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About Slashdot Reader Widget
Read Slashdot articles at a glance even when off-line. Simple and functional design with following features:

- Viewing of 15 most recent Slashdot articles
- Off-line article viewing (all articles are cached)
- Familiar clean design
- Just works, no setup or configuration required
- Refreshes automatically
- On Android 3.0+ uses native widget scrolling

Recent changes:
As a direct result of user comments/requests the following changes were made:

- increased the font size of article text to improve readability


Previous Hi-lites:

- click on article title to open full article in browser (requires connectivity)

- click on the "share" image next to article to email link to article

Android Market Comments
A Google User
Jun 10, 2015
Only loads stories After a lollipop update, I can no longer click on stories to read the article, the widget is just static
A Google User
Jun 7, 2015
Not what I was expecting. I used a Slashdot widget on my last phone, but that one integrated with the native browser. Not this one.
A Google User
Jun 6, 2015
Great Simply works.
A Google User
Jun 1, 2015
No longer launches links on title click It used to launch links off the title but now no matter where I click it won't launch
A Google User
May 16, 2015
Could not find a widget to start the app after install­čśľ
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