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Description

The arXiv, just for you.

Arx is the best way to access the arXiv on the move. Whether you're browsing the latest articles in your field, or keeping up to date on the newest research from your favourite authors, Arx makes it easy.

READ YOUR FAVOURITE CATEGORIES
Subscribe to your favourite categories and Arx shows you only the articles you'll find relevant.

BOOKMARK ARTICLES FOR LATER
Want to read the arXiv offline? No problem. With Arx, you can bookmark articles and read them offline, including their PDFs.

SEARH FOR AUTHORS EASILY
With its simple interface, Arx makes searching easy and intuitive, even when looking for authors.

VARIABLE TEXT SIZE
Arx knows the most comfortable text height for you and adapts its text size to make reading easy.

BUILT-IN PDF VIEWER
The built-in PDF viewer allows you to download and view PDFs right inside the app with a single click. Arx even saves them for you so you can read them when you’re not online.

FULL-SCREEN READING
Go fullscreen with a single tap and put the content centre stage.

 $1.99 in iOS App Store

Screenshots

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Version History

Launched Jan 30, 2014 (over 5 years ago).

Releasing new versions every 4 months, on average.

May 16
2018
(Current)
Version 1.4.2

Support for iPhone X - Export your favourites list as JSON to a text file - Auto-purge of non-favourited PDFs after three months - Manage your documents through Files on your iOS device or with iTunes - Updated categories list: they're all there now! - Main category is visible on the main list view - Higher quality graphics on plus-sized devices

Apr 27
2018
Version 1.4.1

Lots of things!

Support for iPhone X - Export your favourites list as JSON to a text file - Auto-purge of non-favourited PDFs after three months - Manage your documents through Files on your iOS device or with iTunes - Updated categories list: they're all there now! - Main category is visible on the main list view - Higher quality graphics on plus-sized devices

Apr 23
2018
Version 1.4

Lots of things!

- Support for iPhone X
- Export your favourites list as JSON to a text file
- Auto-purge of non-favourited PDFs after three months
- Manage your documents through Files on your iOS device or with iTunes
- Updated categories list: they're all there now!
- Main category is visible on the main list view
- Higher quality graphics on plus-sized devices

Jan 03
2017
Version 1.3.4

Long time no see! Here are some exciting new features that a few people have asked for.

- Articles that have been read are now obvious with the new unread indicator in the inbox view.
- Updated to the latest version of the Apple SDK for maximum compatibility (now requires iOS 8+).
- Various bug fixes and layout tweaks.

Enjoy!

Apr 18
2015
Version 1.3.3

- Fixed a bug where "Share to Mendeley" didn't appear on iOS 8.1.3

Feb 17
2015
Version 1.3.2

- Automatic crash reporting
- Fixed a bug with sharing on iOS 7

Nov 08
2014
Version 1.3.1

Fixed a bug that caused the app to close when trying to save a document on iPad.

Oct 25
2014
Version 1.3

- Squashed several bugs on iOS 8: you can use search again!
- PDFs can be uploaded to Mendeley
- Optimised for iOS 8 and iPhone 6 and 6+

Jun 06
2014
Version 1.2.2

Version 1.2.2
- Squashed a nasty bug that caused a crash when searching on version 1.2

Version 1.2
- Add items to Mendeley
- Searching by ID now searches the whole arXiv (not just your favourite categories)
- Documents are grouped by the date they appeared in the mailing, not when they were uploaded to the arXiv. Again, to avoid confusion, Arx is NOT out of date compared to the arXiv! Sometimes the order is just different compared to the mailing.
- Bookmarking a document only downloads it if you are using WiFi
- Other tweaks and bug fixes

May 29
2014
Version 1.2.1

- Add items to Mendeley
- Searching by ID now searches the whole arXiv (not just your favourite categories)
- Documents are grouped by the date they appeared in the mailing, not when they were uploaded to the arXiv. Again, to avoid confusion, Arx is NOT out of date compared to the arXiv! Sometimes the order is just different compared to the mailing.
- Bookmarking a document only downloads it if you are using WiFi
- Other tweaks and bug fixes

May 26
2014
Version 1.2

- Add items to Mendeley
- Searching by ID now searches the whole arXiv (not just your favourite categories)
- Documents are grouped by the date they appeared in the mailing, not when they were uploaded to the arXiv. Again, to avoid confusion, Arx is NOT out of date compared to the arXiv! Sometimes the order is just different compared to the mailing.
- Bookmarking a document only downloads it if you are using WiFi
- Other tweaks and bug fixes

Feb 19
2014
Version 1.1

- Added native iPad support.
- Categories are now separate from favourites and can be more easily edited with the category subscription picker.
- Added options to hide cross-listings and not show replacements together with new articles.
- Fixed a bug where opening Arx in landscape on the iPad would cause the app to stall.

Feb 08
2014
Version 1.0.1

Minor fixes.

Jan 30
2014
Version 1.0

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