About & Pics

Description

Curio has the world's best long-form journalism, read aloud by professional voice actors.

Listen to thousands of hours of stories, from publications including:
- The Washington Post
- The Guardian
- The Financial Times
- Aeon Magazine
- Salon
- The Hustle
- Lapham’s Quarterly
- Nautilus
- The Caravan
- Boston Review
- The New Inquiry
- Digitopoly
- The Philosopher’s Beard
- JSTOR Daily
- The Hedgehog Review
- Logic magazine
- The New Criterion
- Open Democracy
- The American Scholar

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EXPAND YOUR MIND

Become the most interesting person you know.

You can browse by topic, publication, or even the amount of time you have available. When you spot something interesting, just tap and it will be read to you, just like a podcast.

Five minutes spare? Find out what Freud was wrong about.
Got an hour? Hear what it’s like to spend three years trapped by Somali pirates.
Ever wondered whether a cat can have an existential crisis? Use Curio and you’ll know.

Just tell us when you find something interesting and the app can effortlessly surface the content that’s most relevant for you.

Life is short, hear what matters.

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HOW IT WORKS

Getting started is easy. Download Curio and sign up for a 7-day free trial.

We have monthly and annual plans available. Curio costs $6.99 per month (monthly plan) or $59.99 per year (annual plan).

You can cancel at any time during your 7-day free trial via the iTunes settings and you will not be charged.

With Curio Unlimited Listening you will have:

- Completely ad-free listening
- Unlimited access to thousands of hours of audio from The Financial Times, The Economist, Aeon, The Guardian, and more.
- Unlimited downloads to listen offline
- Personalised recommendations from the Curio curation team
- Unlimited favourites and saves on stories
- Curated playlists on hundreds of topics

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HOW IT WORKS

Getting started is easy. Download Curio and sign up for a 7-day free trial.

We have monthly and annual plans available. Curio costs $6.99 per month (monthly plan) or $59.99 per year (annual plan).

You can cancel at any time during your 7-day free trial via the Google Play Store settings and you will not be charged.

With Curio Unlimited Listening you will have:

- Unlimited access to thousands of hours of audio.
- Unlimited access to articles from The Financial Times, The Economist, Aeon, The Guardian, and more.
- Personalised recommendations from the Curio curator team
- Unlimited downloads to listen offline
- Completely ad-free listening
- Curated playlists on hundreds of topics
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Privacy policy: https://my.curio.io/privacy

Terms of use: https://my.curio.io/terms

 Free in Google Play

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Version History

Launched Jun 13, 2017 (over 1 year ago).

Releasing new versions every 19 days, on average.

Jan 17
2019
(Current)
Version 3.8.33

New in this release: Option to disable autoplay.
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Listen to exclusive journalism handpicked for you from the finest publications.

Story of the week: We must rethink the purpose of the corporation - The Financial Times

If you're enjoying listening, please take a moment to leave us a review. We'd really appreciate it.

Jan 07
2019
Version 3.8.24

New in this release: Improved streaming experience.
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Listen to exclusive journalism handpicked for you from the finest publications.

Story of the week: We must rethink the purpose of the corporation - The Financial Times

If you're enjoying listening, please take a moment to leave us a review. We'd really appreciate it.

Jan 03
2019
Version 3.8.23

Listen to exclusive journalism handpicked for you from the finest publications.

Story of the week: We must rethink the purpose of the corporation - The Financial Times

If you're enjoying listening, please take a moment to leave us a review. We'd really appreciate it.

Dec 19
2018
Version 3.8.19

Listen to exclusive journalism handpicked for you from the finest publications.

Story of the week: We must rethink the purpose of the corporation - The Financial Times

If you're enjoying listening, please take a moment to leave us a review. We'd really appreciate it.

Dec 12
2018
Version 3.8.15

Bug fixes and improvements.

Nov 25
2018
Version 3.8.11

Bug fixes and improvements.

Nov 15
2018
Version 3.8.3

Bug fixes and improvements.

Nov 11
2018
Version 3.8.1

Bug fixes and improvements.

Oct 30
2018
Version 3.7.7

Bug fixes and improvements.

Oct 17
2018
Version 3.7.1

Bug fixes and improvements.

Sep 27
2018
Version 3.6.0

Bug fixes and improvements.

Sep 19
2018
Version 3.5.7

Bug fixes and improvements.

Sep 09
2018
Version 3.5.1

Bug fixes and improvements.

Sep 02
2018
Version 3.4.4

Bug fixes and improvements.

Aug 15
2018
Version 3.3.0

Bug fixes and improvements.

Aug 09
2018
Version 3.2.9

Bug fixes and improvements.

Aug 01
2018
Version 3.2.5

Bug fixes and improvements.

Jul 26
2018
Version 3.2.4

Bug fixes and improvements.

Jul 10
2018
Version 3.1.9

Bug fixes and improvements.

Jun 27
2018
Version 3.0.9

Bug fixes and improvements.

Jun 23
2018
Version 3.0.2

Bug fixes and improvements.

Dec 14
2017
Version 2.3.4

Track lists now display author's name. Narrator can be seen in the Now Playing screen.

Nov 24
2017
Version 2.3.2

Bug fix for play speed increase/decrease

Nov 19
2017
Version 2.3.0

Improvements to app performance and UX.

Sep 19
2017
Version 2.0.10

Subscription bug fixed

Sep 18
2017
Version 2.0.6

New design, faster and more streamlined app.

Aug 11
2017
Version 1.4.4

Minor tweak to sharing functionality.

Aug 09
2017
Version 1.4.2

You can now share tracks using the overflow button (bottom right) on the player screen!

Jul 26
2017
Version 1.3.9

Memory leak issues resolved.
Better audio playback and controls.
Minor bug fixes.

Jun 27
2017
Version 1.3.1

- track duration bug fix
- track list order bug fix
- other minor bug fixes

Jun 13
2017
Version 1.2.2

Fixed bug with email validation.

Jun 13
2017
Version 1.2.1

Minor bug fixes

Previous 3 versions
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