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ABOUT THE ECONOMIST ESPRESSO

The Economist Espresso is a daily morning news briefing from the editors of The Economist. Delivered to your smartphone before breakfast, it tells you what’s on the global agenda for the coming day. Espresso summarises the latest news and highlights the most important stories of the day ahead in business, finance and politics.

* A morning news briefing from the editors of The Economist

* Published six days a week (Monday - Saturday)

* Available by 6am with separate regional editions for the Americas, Europe and Asia

* Free access for 30 days for new readers. Espresso subscriptions start from just £4.99/$4.99 per month. If you have an existing digital subscription to The Economist simply log in.

Espresso distils the latest global news and provides bite-sized analysis of the biggest stories of the coming day. Delivered first thing in the morning and taking less than ten minutes to read, it is the ideal way to inform yourself for the day ahead.

Espresso is part of The Economist newspaper, which offers award-winning global analysis of everything from business, finance and politics to science, technology and economics. The Economist covers every region of the world, including the United States, Britain, Europe, Asia and Latin America. All of our daily and weekly analysis is available via The Economist app (search for 'The Economist').

New readers can try Espresso for free for the first 30 days. Subscriptions to Espresso start from just £4.99/$4.99 per month.

SUBSCRIPTION IN-APP

* Subscribe in-app and take advantage of our free-trial offer
* At the end of the 30-day trial period, a subscription will automatically commence at the standard monthly rate
* You will be charged in your local currency at the prevailing exchange rate as defined by Google Play. Payment is charged to your Play account upon confirmation of purchase
* All subscriptions automatically renew. Your account will be charged 24 hours before the renewal date, at a cost of GBP £4.99 / USD $4.99 / EUR €4.99 / HK $23.00 a month
You can cancel your subscription from your Play account settings at any time but you must turn off auto-renewal at least 24 hours before the end of the current period to avoid being charged again
* Full terms of use can be found at www.economist.com/legal/terms-of-use
* Our privacy policy can be found at www.economist.com/privacy


Try Espresso today for 30 days free.

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Version History

Launched Nov 06, 2014 (over 5 years ago).

Releasing new versions every about 1 month, on average.

Jan 09
2020
(Current)
Version 1.8.6

Various bug fixes and performance improvements

Jan 07
2020
Version 1.8.5

Various bug fixes and performance improvements

Dec 16
2019
Version 1.8.1

Various bug fixes and performance improvements

Jul 14
2019
Version 1.8.0

Various bug fixes and performance improvements

Apr 30
2019
Version 1.7.0

The markets and currencies page has been suspended for maintenance

Apr 28
2019
Version 1.5.15

Various bug fixes and performance improvements

Oct 15
2018
Version 1.5.14

Fix for a problem on Android 4.x devices

Oct 08
2018
Version 1.5.12

Various bug fixes and performance improvements.

Jul 02
2018
Version 1.5.11

Minor visual fixes

Jun 11
2018
Version 1.5.10

Minor visual fixes

Jan 22
2018
Version 1.5.9

Various bug fixes and performance improvements.

Jan 10
2018
Version 1.5.8

Bug fixes and performance improvements

Dec 13
2017
Version 1.5.6

Bug fixes and performance improvements

Nov 12
2017
Version 1.5.5

Fixed bug which prevented the update being downloaded.

Oct 18
2017
Version 1.5.4

- Minor Bug Fixes & Enhancements

Sep 28
2017
Version 1.5.2

- Minor Bug Fixes & Enhancements

Jul 19
2017
Version 1.5

- Minor Bug Fixes

Jun 28
2017
Version 1.4

Longer Quotes of the Day now share nicely in the format

Jun 19
2017
Version 1.3.14

Various improvements and minor bug fixes

May 31
2017
Version 1.3.13

Sharing the Quote of the Day now looks better. Various other improvements and minor bug fixes

May 17
2017
Version 1.3.9

Various improvements and minor bug fixes

Apr 20
2017
Version 1.3.8

Major improvements to the loading speed of the app

Mar 07
2017
Version 1.3.6

Various minor improvements and bug fixes

Feb 28
2017
Version 1.3.5

Minor improvements to the article scrolling behaviour following feedback

Feb 14
2017
Version 1.3.3

Jan 26
2017
Version 1.3.0

Adds Chromecast support so you can stream Daily Watch straight onto your connected television

Nov 24
2016
Version 1.2

Sep 27
2016
Version 1.1.6

Aug 30
2016
Version 1.1.5

Resolves the multiple notifications experienced on older Android versions

Jul 18
2016
Version 1.1.4

Small improvements and minor bug fixes

May 26
2016
Version 1.1.3

Mar 29
2016
Version 1.1.0

Jan 27
2016
Version 1.0.34

Jan 22
2016
Version 1.0.32

Nov 25
2015
Version 1.0.30

•A new morning briefing from the editors of The Economist
•Brand new content delivered 5 days a week
•Free to download with access to one article daily for non-subscribers

The Economist Espresso is a new morning briefing from the editors of The Economist. Delivered to your smartphone or inbox before breakfast, it tells you what’s on the global agenda in the coming day, what to look out for in business, finance and politics and, most importantly, what to make of it.

The Economist Espresso is published each weekday morning in three editions for the Americas, Europe and Asia.

The Economist Espresso for Android is optimized for smartphones running Ice Cream Sandwich, Jelly Bean and Lollipop.



ABOUT THE ECONOMIST ESPRESSO

The Economist Espresso is part of The Economist weekly international news and business publication offering independent and clear reporting, commentary and analysis on world current affairs; business, finance, science and technology, culture, society, media and the arts.


IMPORTANT NOTE REGARDING PERMISSIONS


Please note that The Economist Espresso app requires access to the following services to operate properly:


Full network access, receive data from Internet, view network connections and view Wi-Fi connections: Required to download the latest issue and to make sure you can read Espresso even when offline.


Modify or delete contents of your USB storage and Read the contents of your USB storage: Required to store Espresso content on your device to read offline.


Control vibration, Send sticky broadcast and Prevent phone from sleeping: Great care has gone into ensuring Espresso is available on your device each morning, even when you access the app when offline. To do so we send a broadcast message to notify the app the latest issue can be automatically downloaded. In addition we wake the device in the morning to retrieve the latest content should the broadcast message not have reached the device.


Google Play Billing Services and Find accounts on the device: The Economist Espresso offers a monthly subscription via Google Play and your Google Play Account.


Read phone status and identity, Approximate location (network-based) and Precise location (GPS and network-based): Required to tailor your reading experience to your current location.

Nov 09
2015
Version 1.0.29

•A new morning briefing from the editors of The Economist
•Brand new content delivered 5 days a week
•Free to download with access to one article daily for non-subscribers

The Economist Espresso is a new morning briefing from the editors of The Economist. Delivered to your smartphone or inbox before breakfast, it tells you what’s on the global agenda in the coming day, what to look out for in business, finance and politics and, most importantly, what to make of it.

The Economist Espresso is published each weekday morning in three editions for the Americas, Europe and Asia.

The Economist Espresso for Android is optimized for smartphones running Ice Cream Sandwich, Jelly Bean and Lollipop.



ABOUT THE ECONOMIST ESPRESSO

The Economist Espresso is part of The Economist weekly international news and business publication offering independent and clear reporting, commentary and analysis on world current affairs; business, finance, science and technology, culture, society, media and the arts.


IMPORTANT NOTE REGARDING PERMISSIONS


Please note that The Economist Espresso app requires access to the following services to operate properly:


Full network access, receive data from Internet, view network connections and view Wi-Fi connections: Required to download the latest issue and to make sure you can read Espresso even when offline.


Modify or delete contents of your USB storage and Read the contents of your USB storage: Required to store Espresso content on your device to read offline.


Control vibration, Send sticky broadcast and Prevent phone from sleeping: Great care has gone into ensuring Espresso is available on your device each morning, even when you access the app when offline. To do so we send a broadcast message to notify the app the latest issue can be automatically downloaded. In addition we wake the device in the morning to retrieve the latest content should the broadcast message not have reached the device.


Google Play Billing Services and Find accounts on the device: The Economist Espresso offers a monthly subscription via Google Play and your Google Play Account.


Read phone status and identity, Approximate location (network-based) and Precise location (GPS and network-based): Required to tailor your reading experience to your current location.

Sep 25
2015
Version 1.0.19

•A new morning briefing from the editors of The Economist
•Brand new content delivered 5 days a week
•Free to download with access to one article daily for non-subscribers

The Economist Espresso is a new morning briefing from the editors of The Economist. Delivered to your smartphone or inbox before breakfast, it tells you what’s on the global agenda in the coming day, what to look out for in business, finance and politics and, most importantly, what to make of it.

The Economist Espresso is published each weekday morning in three editions for the Americas, Europe and Asia.

The Economist Espresso for Android is optimized for smartphones running Ice Cream Sandwich, Jelly Bean and Lollipop.



ABOUT THE ECONOMIST ESPRESSO

The Economist Espresso is part of The Economist weekly international news and business publication offering independent and clear reporting, commentary and analysis on world current affairs; business, finance, science and technology, culture, society, media and the arts.


IMPORTANT NOTE REGARDING PERMISSIONS


Please note that The Economist Espresso app requires access to the following services to operate properly:


Full network access, receive data from Internet, view network connections and view Wi-Fi connections: Required to download the latest issue and to make sure you can read Espresso even when offline.


Modify or delete contents of your USB storage and Read the contents of your USB storage: Required to store Espresso content on your device to read offline.


Control vibration, Send sticky broadcast and Prevent phone from sleeping: Great care has gone into ensuring Espresso is available on your device each morning, even when you access the app when offline. To do so we send a broadcast message to notify the app the latest issue can be automatically downloaded. In addition we wake the device in the morning to retrieve the latest content should the broadcast message not have reached the device.


Google Play Billing Services and Find accounts on the device: The Economist Espresso offers a monthly subscription via Google Play and your Google Play Account.


Read phone status and identity, Approximate location (network-based) and Precise location (GPS and network-based): Required to tailor your reading experience to your current location.

Jun 04
2015
Version 1.0.17

•A new morning briefing from the editors of The Economist
•Brand new content delivered 5 days a week
•Free to download with access to one article daily for non-subscribers

The Economist Espresso is a new morning briefing from the editors of The Economist. Delivered to your smartphone or inbox before breakfast, it tells you what’s on the global agenda in the coming day, what to look out for in business, finance and politics and, most importantly, what to make of it.

The Economist Espresso is published each weekday morning in three editions for the Americas, Europe and Asia.

The Economist Espresso for Android is optimized for smartphones running Ice Cream Sandwich, Jelly Bean and Lollipop.



ABOUT THE ECONOMIST ESPRESSO

The Economist Espresso is part of The Economist weekly international news and business publication offering independent and clear reporting, commentary and analysis on world current affairs; business, finance, science and technology, culture, society, media and the arts.


IMPORTANT NOTE REGARDING PERMISSIONS


Please note that The Economist Espresso app requires access to the following services to operate properly:


Full network access, receive data from Internet, view network connections and view Wi-Fi connections: Required to download the latest issue and to make sure you can read Espresso even when offline.


Modify or delete contents of your USB storage and Read the contents of your USB storage: Required to store Espresso content on your device to read offline.


Control vibration, Send sticky broadcast and Prevent phone from sleeping: Great care has gone into ensuring Espresso is available on your device each morning, even when you access the app when offline. To do so we send a broadcast message to notify the app the latest issue can be automatically downloaded. In addition we wake the device in the morning to retrieve the latest content should the broadcast message not have reached the device.


Google Play Billing Services and Find accounts on the device: The Economist Espresso offers a monthly subscription via Google Play and your Google Play Account.


Read phone status and identity, Approximate location (network-based) and Precise location (GPS and network-based): Required to tailor your reading experience to your current location.

Jun 02
2015
Version 1.0.15

•A new morning briefing from the editors of The Economist
•Brand new content delivered 5 days a week
•Free to download with access to one article daily for non-subscribers

The Economist Espresso is a new morning briefing from the editors of The Economist. Delivered to your smartphone or inbox before breakfast, it tells you what’s on the global agenda in the coming day, what to look out for in business, finance and politics and, most importantly, what to make of it.

The Economist Espresso is published each weekday morning in three editions for the Americas, Europe and Asia.

The Economist Espresso for Android is optimized for smartphones running Ice Cream Sandwich, Jelly Bean and Lollipop.



ABOUT THE ECONOMIST ESPRESSO

The Economist Espresso is part of The Economist weekly international news and business publication offering independent and clear reporting, commentary and analysis on world current affairs; business, finance, science and technology, culture, society, media and the arts.


IMPORTANT NOTE REGARDING PERMISSIONS


Please note that The Economist Espresso app requires access to the following services to operate properly:


Full network access, receive data from Internet, view network connections and view Wi-Fi connections: Required to download the latest issue and to make sure you can read Espresso even when offline.


Modify or delete contents of your USB storage and Read the contents of your USB storage: Required to store Espresso content on your device to read offline.


Control vibration, Send sticky broadcast and Prevent phone from sleeping: Great care has gone into ensuring Espresso is available on your device each morning, even when you access the app when offline. To do so we send a broadcast message to notify the app the latest issue can be automatically downloaded. In addition we wake the device in the morning to retrieve the latest content should the broadcast message not have reached the device.


Google Play Billing Services and Find accounts on the device: The Economist Espresso offers a monthly subscription via Google Play and your Google Play Account.


Read phone status and identity, Approximate location (network-based) and Precise location (GPS and network-based): Required to tailor your reading experience to your current location.

May 19
2015
Version 1.0.12

•A new morning briefing from the editors of The Economist
•Brand new content delivered 5 days a week
•Free to download with access to one article daily for non-subscribers

The Economist Espresso is a new morning briefing from the editors of The Economist. Delivered to your smartphone or inbox before breakfast, it tells you what’s on the global agenda in the coming day, what to look out for in business, finance and politics and, most importantly, what to make of it.

The Economist Espresso is published each weekday morning in three editions for the Americas, Europe and Asia.

The Economist Espresso for Android is optimized for smartphones running Ice Cream Sandwich, Jelly Bean and Lollipop.



ABOUT THE ECONOMIST ESPRESSO

The Economist Espresso is part of The Economist weekly international news and business publication offering independent and clear reporting, commentary and analysis on world current affairs; business, finance, science and technology, culture, society, media and the arts.


IMPORTANT NOTE REGARDING PERMISSIONS


Please note that The Economist Espresso app requires access to the following services to operate properly:


Full network access, receive data from Internet, view network connections and view Wi-Fi connections: Required to download the latest issue and to make sure you can read Espresso even when offline.


Modify or delete contents of your USB storage and Read the contents of your USB storage: Required to store Espresso content on your device to read offline.


Control vibration, Send sticky broadcast and Prevent phone from sleeping: Great care has gone into ensuring Espresso is available on your device each morning, even when you access the app when offline. To do so we send a broadcast message to notify the app the latest issue can be automatically downloaded. In addition we wake the device in the morning to retrieve the latest content should the broadcast message not have reached the device.


Google Play Billing Services and Find accounts on the device: The Economist Espresso offers a monthly subscription via Google Play and your Google Play Account.


Read phone status and identity, Approximate location (network-based) and Precise location (GPS and network-based): Required to tailor your reading experience to your current location.

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