PressReader gives you a fast and easy way to browse over 1,900 newspapers and magazines, in the way they were intended to be viewed, from your PlayBook. PressReader brings easy-to-use features, including the ability to conveniently set up auto-delivery of newspaper and magazine subscriptions, as well as the convenience of reading the downloaded publications off-line and in portrait or landscape mode. Other features include:
- Flipping pages as if reading a paper publication
- Panning /zooming articles and images, and viewing them in stunning clarity
- Easily navigating publications using page thumbnails or tables of contents
- Opening full articles in easy-to-read text view
- Searching online across titles and selecting the desired titles for download
- Sharing articles on Facebook and Twitter
- Authorizing PressReader as part of the existing PressDisplay.com subscription
From a publisher perspective, PressREader gives content owners an easy way to broaden their readership and distribution. Also, any sales of a content owner’s material sold on PressReader counts towards audited circulation.
PressReader for PlayBook is available as a free download on BlackBerryApp World. Most individual newspapers and magazines can then be purchased for $0.99 per issue, or downloaded in conjunction with a paid subscription on PressDisplay.com. For details on subscription pricing, visit the subscription page.