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:
24 July
⚫ Reduced amount of whitespace in cards on phones
⚫ Bug fixes
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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:
24 July
⚫ Reduced amount of whitespace in cards on phones
⚫ Bug fixes

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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
11 hours ago
This app keeps crashing my tablet and is weirdly resource heavy meaning it lags constantly. I'm using a google nexus 7 and I at least expect to be able to run a news app on it. New design is awful and I've uninstalled it. Hate it.
A Google User
20 hours ago
Generally good Great articles, good interface. Poor loading time, as it's beaten really easily by the BBC News app
A Google User
Yesterday 5:20 PM
Americnaised Who Americanised this app? Soccer??? Rubbish
A Google User
Yesterday 4:45 PM
Excellent New to the tablet world. this was one of first apps l got & it is fanastic. Looks amazing, great content and contributors. It's free!!! Definitely recommend.
A Google User
Yesterday 3:25 PM
I miss the old look.. but it's still use able. A lot of the issues seem to have been ironed out. The old layout got you 5 stars though. It was easier to navigate and see articles at a glance.