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SPIEGEL ONLINE's improved Android app: read Germany’s premier news source on your smartphone or tablet!

Our app provides you with instant access to all the daily news, analysis, opinion, features and interviews on offer from SPIEGEL ONLINE's 140-member editorial team.

Please note that this app's navigation and content are in German.

With version 3.0 of this app, we have completely revamped the design of our home page and article pages, providing more clarity and ease of reading. More improvements will follow.

We hope you like the new look and are looking forward to hearing your feedback! Please email spon_app@spiegel.de for this. We also encourage you to rate our app here in Google’s Play Store.

Here’s what you get in more detail:

* More than 100 news articles, features and analyses each day from the worlds of politics, business, sports and more. In addition, you get all our opinion pieces and blogs.

* Push notifications about breaking news and "section alerts" for important stories from favorite sections of your choice.

* All our videos and photo galleries.

* Access to reader comments in our forum and the ability to post comments yourself.

* Thanks to Pack&Go, you can download articles to read them later when your mobile device is offline.

* You can now resize the widget and place it on your lock screen.

* We have begun optimize our app for 7 and 10 inch Android tablets. We have adapted font sizes, margins and picture dimensions to improve the app’s look on larger screens. In landscape mode, we have added a new column with a list of all news stories in chronological order.

We hope you enjoy using our app!

Your SPIEGEL ONLINE editorial team

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Secondary: News & Magazines

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Version History

Launched Aug 25, 2014 (almost 5 years ago).

Releasing new versions every about 1 month, on average.

Jul 23
2019
(Current)
Version 3.2.13

* We have implemented a number of smaller bugfixes and improvements.

Jun 19
2019
Version 3.2.12

* We have identified and fixed a bug that could lead to certain push messages being displayed twice.
* In addition, we have solved a problem that prevented users from properly disabling push categories they had subscribed to in earlier versions of the app.

Jun 10
2019
Version 3.2.11

* We have adjusted the sound, vibration and sleep settings in the push notification menu for newer Android versions. From Android 8 onwards, you can customize sound, vibration and do-no-disturb via the phone's settings.
* Important news pushes are once again silent by default. You may assign a sound to important news from your phone's settings if desired.
* We have made a number of additional bugfixes regarding push notifications.

May 21
2019
Version 3.2.10

* We have replaced the technology, with which we send breaking news and other push notifications from this App.
* On Android 8+ our push notifications again use the familiar SPIEGEL ONLINE push sound.

Apr 10
2019
Version 3.2.9

* SPIEGEL ONLINE now uses the safe HTTPS protocol. This update fixes a number of bigger and smaller issues that have come up in this context.
* We have fixed the loading issues with our widgets.
* Likewise, we have fixed the loading issues with the headline column on tablets.
* We have implemented smaller bugfixes and improvements.

Mar 10
2019
Version 3.2.8

* You will now find the new "Podcast" section in the App's navigation as well.
* We have made a number of bugfixes and improvements.

Dec 09
2018
Version 3.2.7

* We have fixed an issue that prevented buttons in the football live ticker (goals, line-up, etc.) from being selected.

Nov 25
2018
Version 3.2.6

* The search function now also lists SPIEGEL+ articles.
* We have fixed a problem with unreasonably long loading times of the push configuration screen on Android8+.
* On Android 8+, our widgets again run without displaying a permanent system notification.
* Our "Der Tag kompakt" news in the large widget is now displayed with a background image.
* The launcher icon now adapts to your homescreen design.

Oct 16
2018
Version 3.2.5

* We have fixed problems that prevented certain live streams from being played.

Oct 08
2018
Version 3.2.4

* We have improved the support for users of Android 8 and higher -- you can now customize push notification channels in the the app settings of your phone.
* The video player was updated and should now again play videos on Android version 4.

Aug 07
2018
Version 3.2.3

* We have made some small adjustments to the App navigation.
* We have done a number of bugfixes and improvements.

Jun 10
2018
Version 3.2.2

* We have fixed problems that prevented certain videos from being played.

May 30
2018
Version 3.2.1

* We have fixed a number of small errors and possible crashes related to our new SPIEGEL+ offer.
* We're curious about your feedback – please rate this app here in the Play Store or e-mail plus@spiegel.de.
* You will now find the former "Auto" section under "Mobilität".

May 27
2018
Version 3.2.0

* We've thoroughly revamped our premium section SPIEGEL+. You'll now find significantly more premium articles each week, including almost all texts from SPIEGEL magazine. The number of for-free articles will remain the same.
SPIEGEL+ has received a facelift with clearer typography and bigger photos. Finally, you can now conveniently buy a SPIEGEL+ subscription through in-app purchases.
We're curious about your feedback – please rate this app here in the Play Store or e-mail plus@spiegel.de.

May 13
2018
Version 3.1.17

* We have made some improvements "under the hood".

Feb 21
2018
Version 3.1.16

* We have made some bugfixes and improvements.

Jan 31
2018
Version 3.1.15

* We've fixed a bug which led to captions of picture galleries not being displayed properly on some devices.

Dec 17
2017
Version 3.1.13

* The start screen now offers a reload option in case of missing internet connection.
* We have made some further improvements "under the hood".

Nov 27
2017
Version 3.1.12

* We have fixed several bugs that affected users of the widgets.

Nov 22
2017
Version 3.1.11

We have further improved the loading behavior of our widgets.
Photo galleries now remain open while the app is minimized.
We have made some further improvements "under the hood".

Sep 14
2017
Version 3.1.10

It is again possible to navigate to the headlines and the weather from the home page.

Sep 13
2017
Version 3.1.9

The page indicator in the photo galleries is now visible while captions are enabled.
You can again correctly select the Formula 1 news ticker via the slide navigation menu.
Further smaller bugfixes.

Aug 16
2017
Version 3.1.8

* You can now adjust the widgets' font size in the widget options.
* You can now adjust the width of the "4x1" widget.
* In the "4x3" widget, we now indicate a video link with an appropriate icon.
* We have made smaller improvements to the loading behavior of our widgets.

Aug 07
2017
Version 3.1.7

* We redesigned the error message for missing internet connections and it's no longer covering articles.
* We added a customization option for the missing internet connection message.
* We fixed a bug that prevented the back button from working after disabling headlines on tablets.
* The horizontal tab bar no longer disappears when selecting a section via the slide navigation menu.
* Further smaller bugfixes.

Aug 02
2017
Version 3.1.5

* Bugfixes

Jun 20
2017
Version 3.1.4

* Bugfixes

Jun 19
2017
Version 3.1.3

We’ve fixed smaller bugs and made some „under the hood” improvements to this app.

Jun 06
2017
Version 3.1.2

Version 3.1.2:
* Bugfixes

Feb 28
2017
Version 3.1.0

Version 3.1.0:
We have revamped our entire navigation: new design, new features and more persoanlization.

Nov 08
2016
Version 3.0.4

Version 3.0.4:
* Bug fixes

Sep 20
2016
Version 3.0.3

Version 3.0.3:
* Bug fixes

Sep 15
2016
Version 3.0.2

Version 3.0.2:
* Bug fixes

Sep 14
2016
Version 3.0.1

Version 3.0.1:
* We've fixed a number of bugs, improving this app's stability.
* Another bug which mixed up some captions in photo galleries has also been fixed.
* We've increased the font size in our 4x1 widget.

Sep 05
2016
Version 3.0.0

Version 3.0.0:
* We have re-invented SPIEGEL ONLINE for you: Our brand-new look brings more clarity and ease of reading to our mobile pages. We hope you like it and are looking forward to hearing your feedback!

Aug 10
2016
Version 2.10.107

Version 2.10.107:
* We've fixed a number of bugs and made some improvements to this app.

Jul 27
2016
Version 2.10.106

Version 2.10.106:
* We have fixed some small bugs regarding SPIEGEL Plus.
* Premium content is now clearly identified as such in our widgets.
* You can now customize the width of our large smartphone widget.

Jun 28
2016
Version 2.10.103

Version 2.10.103:
* Bugfixes and a minor change in the navigation menu.

May 31
2016
Version 2.10.102

Apr 28
2016
Version 2.10.101

Feb 23
2016
Version 2.10.100

Dec 18
2015
Version 2.9.98

Dec 15
2015
Version 2.9.97

Dec 14
2015
Version 2.9.96

Jul 16
2015
Version 2.8.95

SPIEGEL ONLINE's improved Android app: read Germany’s premier news source on your smartphone or tablet!

Our app provides you with instant access to all the daily news, analysis, opinion, features and interviews on offer from SPIEGEL ONLINE's 140-member editorial team -- for free.


Please note that this app's navigation and content are in German.


In version 2.8 of this app, we have introduced a number of new features. We have adapted our navigation, controls and settings menus to Google's material design and added an improved way to change text sizes on the home and article pages. More improvements will follow.


Here’s what you get in more detail:


* More than 100 news articles, features and analyses each day from the worlds of politics, business, sports and more. In addition, you get all our opinion pieces and blogs.


* Push notifications about breaking news and "section alerts" for important stories from favorite sections of your choice.


* All our videos and photo galleries.


* Access to reader comments in our forum and the ability to post comments yourself.


* Thanks to Pack&Go, you can download articles to read them later when your mobile device is offline.


* You can now resize the widget and place it on your lock screen.


* We have begun optimize our app for 7 and 10 inch Android tablets. We have adapted font sizes, margins and picture dimensions to improve the app’s look on larger screens. In landscape mode, we have added a new column with a list of all news stories in chronological order.


If you have problems with our app or want to suggest improvements, please email spon_app@spiegel.de. We also encourage you to rate our app here in Google’s Play Store.


We hope you enjoy using our app!


Your SPIEGEL ONLINE editorial team

Jul 16
2015
Version 2.8.94

SPIEGEL ONLINE's improved Android app: read Germany’s premier news source on your smartphone or tablet!

Our app provides you with instant access to all the daily news, analysis, opinion, features and interviews on offer from SPIEGEL ONLINE's 140-member editorial team -- for free.


Please note that this app's navigation and content are in German.


In version 2.8 of this app, we have introduced a number of new features. We have adapted our navigation, controls and settings menus to Google's material design and added an improved way to change text sizes on the home and article pages. More improvements will follow.


Here’s what you get in more detail:


* More than 100 news articles, features and analyses each day from the worlds of politics, business, sports and more. In addition, you get all our opinion pieces and blogs.


* Push notifications about breaking news and "section alerts" for important stories from favorite sections of your choice.


* All our videos and photo galleries.


* Access to reader comments in our forum and the ability to post comments yourself.


* Thanks to Pack&Go, you can download articles to read them later when your mobile device is offline.


* You can now resize the widget and place it on your lock screen.


* We have begun optimize our app for 7 and 10 inch Android tablets. We have adapted font sizes, margins and picture dimensions to improve the app’s look on larger screens. In landscape mode, we have added a new column with a list of all news stories in chronological order.


If you have problems with our app or want to suggest improvements, please email spon_app@spiegel.de. We also encourage you to rate our app here in Google’s Play Store.


We hope you enjoy using our app!


Your SPIEGEL ONLINE editorial team

Jan 28
2015
Version 2.6.82

SPIEGEL ONLINE's improved Android app: read Germany’s premier news source on your smartphone or tablet!

Our app provides you with instant access to all the daily news, analysis, opinion, features and interviews on offer from SPIEGEL ONLINE's 140-member editorial team -- for free.


Please note that this app's navigation and content are in German.


In version 2.5 of this app, we have introduced a number of new features. In addition to our “breaking news” push notifications, we have added alerts for your favorite sections like politics, business, sports, culture etc. Activate those notifications by tapping on the exclamation mark icon in the top navigation bar. You will then receive push notifications alerting you to major developments or remarkable articles in that particular section. You can just as easily unsubscribe from this service.


We have given our widget a brand-new look by introducing large-scale photos. You can now resize the widget and place it on your lock screen.

Last but not least, we have started to optimize our app for 7 and 10 inch Android tablets. We have adapted font sizes, margins and picture dimensions to improve the app’s look on larger screens. In landscape mode, we have added a new column with a list of all news stories in chronological order.


Here’s what you get in more detail:


* More than 100 news articles, features and analyses each day from the worlds of politics, business, sports and more. In addition, you get all our opinion pieces and blogs.


* All our videos and photo galleries.


* Access to reader comments in our forum and the ability to post comments yourself.


* Thanks to Pack&Go, you can download articles to read them later when your mobile device is offline.


If you have problems with our app or want to suggest improvements, please email spon_app@spiegel.de. We also encourage you to rate our app here in Google’s Play Store.


We hope you enjoy using our app!


Your SPIEGEL ONLINE editorial team

Nov 25
2014
Version 2.5.78

SPIEGEL ONLINE's improved Android app: read Germany’s premier news source on your smartphone or tablet!

Our app provides you with instant access to all the daily news, analysis, opinion, features and interviews on offer from SPIEGEL ONLINE's 140-member editorial team -- for free.


Please note that this app's navigation and content are in German.


In version 2.5 of this app, we have introduced a number of new features. In addition to our “breaking news” push notifications, we have added alerts for your favorite sections like politics, business, sports, culture etc. Activate those notifications by tapping on the exclamation mark icon in the top navigation bar. You will then receive push notifications alerting you to major developments or remarkable articles in that particular section. You can just as easily unsubscribe from this service.


We have given our widget a brand-new look by introducing large-scale photos. You can now resize the widget and place it on your lock screen.

Last but not least, we have started to optimize our app for 7 and 10 inch Android tablets. We have adapted font sizes, margins and picture dimensions to improve the app’s look on larger screens. In landscape mode, we have added a new column with a list of all news stories in chronological order.


Here’s what you get in more detail:


* More than 100 news articles, features and analyses each day from the worlds of politics, business, sports and more. In addition, you get all our opinion pieces and blogs.


* All our videos and photo galleries.


* Access to reader comments in our forum and the ability to post comments yourself.


* Thanks to Pack&Go, you can download articles to read them later when your mobile device is offline.


If you have problems with our app or want to suggest improvements, please email spon_app@spiegel.de. We also encourage you to rate our app here in Google’s Play Store.


We hope you enjoy using our app!


Your SPIEGEL ONLINE editorial team

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