The Guardian

The Guardian


Get the whole picture the whole time with the free Guardian app.

Specially crafted for tablets and phones, this app brings you breaking news and full access to the Guardian's award-winning content. Tailor your home screen with the sections that matter most to you, follow your favourite writers and stories for personal alerts, keep reading when you’re offline, and save content for as long as you like.

⚫ Stay up to date with live news and sport
⚫ Enjoy the full range of Guardian content, beautifully designed for Android tablets and phones
⚫ Read offline
⚫ Make it yours by choosing the sections and topics that appear on your home screen
⚫ Stay informed with breaking news alerts
⚫ Follow your favourite stories, series, writers and football teams for personal notifications
⚫ Browse award-winning audio, video and interactive content, as well as full-screen galleries - with stunning high-resolution images
⚫ Save any content you want to keep
⚫ Read comments on articles and share your own thoughts
⚫ Search by keyword, topic, series, section, or contributor
⚫ Upgrade to the premium tier for our crosswords, specially curated content, extracts from Guardian Books, and an advert-free experience

Please note: this app is totally free to use. If you choose to upgrade to the premium tier - £2.49 or local equivalent - your payment can be taken immediately and is processed by Google Play.

Location: users can choose to include their location when contributing to our stories via GuardianWitness. As such, we request the ‘Precise location’ app permission. Including this is optional when contributing.

Terms of use
All content in the Guardian app is copyright Guardian News & Media 2014. All rights reserved. Terms of use and privacy policy apply when accessing content via the Guardian app.
⚫ Privacy policy: http://www.theguardian.com/help/privacy-policy
⚫ Terms and conditions: http://www.theguardian.com/help/terms-of-service

Recent changes:
Better layouts: Reduced whitespace and new condensed view available from settings. Condensed view only available on phones
More content: related content in article
Easier following: Follow a contributor from any article
Updated action bar: optimised for higher resolutions and tablets
Smoother experience: article transitions and animations
Improved comments: clearer layouts for comment threads
Fullscreen images: click any article image to see it in a fullscreen gallery
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About The Guardian
Get the whole picture the whole time with the free Guardian app.

Specially crafted for tablets and phones, this app brings you breaking news and full access to the Guardian's award-winning content. Tailor your home screen with the sections that matter most to you, follow your favourite writers and stories for personal alerts, keep reading when you’re offline, and save content for as long as you like.

⚫ Stay up to date with live news and sport
⚫ Enjoy the full range of Guardian content, beautifully designed for Android tablets and phones
⚫ Read offline
⚫ Make it yours by choosing the sections and topics that appear on your home screen
⚫ Stay informed with breaking news alerts
⚫ Follow your favourite stories, series, writers and football teams for personal notifications
⚫ Browse award-winning audio, video and interactive content, as well as full-screen galleries - with stunning high-resolution images
⚫ Save any content you want to keep
⚫ Read comments on articles and share your own thoughts
⚫ Search by keyword, topic, series, section, or contributor
⚫ Upgrade to the premium tier for our crosswords, specially curated content, extracts from Guardian Books, and an advert-free experience

Please note: this app is totally free to use. If you choose to upgrade to the premium tier - £2.49 or local equivalent - your payment can be taken immediately and is processed by Google Play.

Location: users can choose to include their location when contributing to our stories via GuardianWitness. As such, we request the ‘Precise location’ app permission. Including this is optional when contributing.

Terms of use
All content in the Guardian app is copyright Guardian News & Media 2014. All rights reserved. Terms of use and privacy policy apply when accessing content via the Guardian app.
⚫ Privacy policy: http://www.theguardian.com/help/privacy-policy
⚫ Terms and conditions: http://www.theguardian.com/help/terms-of-service

Recent changes:
Better layouts: Reduced whitespace and new condensed view available from settings. Condensed view only available on phones
More content: related content in article
Easier following: Follow a contributor from any article
Updated action bar: optimised for higher resolutions and tablets
Smoother experience: article transitions and animations
Improved comments: clearer layouts for comment threads
Fullscreen images: click any article image to see it in a fullscreen gallery

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User reviews of The Guardian
Great app, but doesn't automatically clear old cache. I just noticed it was using 600MB of space. o_O
Mar 8, 2012
Android Market Comments
A Google User
Yesterday 11:57 AM
Better and better What a great newspaper app. Sooo far ahead of most of the competition. Adverts are minimal and well placed, content management excellent and there's even a hint of delight, with a few UX moments that look like a precursor for material design! Top of the shop, but not perfect yet, until it's a touch more social. 😀
A Google User
Yesterday 8:58 AM
Unusable After Update I'm a big fan of the Guardian and clearly a lot of work has gone into the redesign but it is terrible. Luckily I read all the negative reviews on here and installed the update on my girlfriends phone. It's now impossible from what I can see to add sections and writers to favourites, instead everything has to be added to the home screen. You're also now stuck with the top content as the first section on your homepage and cannot be removed. Things are generally a lot more difficult to find. Please revert it!
A Google User
Yesterday 3:23 AM
M B Argungu It's Superb.
A Google User
Yesterday 2:50 AM
My mum n stepdads wedding Motherbears day to be a princess marrying my stepdad
A Google User
Yesterday 2:27 AM
Great Great news app. Love the UI