Instapaper

Instapaper

Instapaper

By Instant Paper, Inc.

  • Category: News
  • Release Date: 2019-02-12
  • Current Version: 8.0
  • Adult Rating: 4+
  • File Size: 46.83 MB
  • Developer: Instant Paper, Inc.
  • Compatibility: iOS 13.0+
Score: 4.08
4.08
From 709 Ratings

Description

Instapaper is the simplest way to save and store articles for reading: offline, on-the-go, anytime, anywhere, perfectly formatted. Instapaper for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch provides a mobile-optimized text view that makes reading Internet content a clean and uncluttered experience. Instapaper also enhances the standard reading experience with features like text-to-speech. Instapaper has been inducted into the iPhone and iPad Hall of Fame, received Macworld Editor's Choice Award, and has also been featured in publications including Wired, TIME, Daring Fireball, and The Verge, among others. Core Features: - Strip away all clutter and save the content of web pages into iOS-optimized formatting. - Read anywhere! No internet, no problem: access your articles on airplanes, subways, elevators, or Wi-Fi-only devices away from Internet connections. - Save to Instapaper from other iOS applications with one tap. Additional Features: - Control every aspect of your reading experience with a variety of font, color themes, and spacing options. - Find that great quote you want to remember and share? Instapaper makes it easy to highlight and add notes to text in any article. - Have your Instapaper articles narrated to you with text-to-speech. Just turn up the volume on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch and relax! - Sort your list of articles by popularity, date, and article length. - Folders for easy organization. Instapaper also offers an optional Instapaper Premium subscription for $2.99/month or $29.99/year. With Instapaper Premium you receive: - Full-text search for articles in your account - Unlimited highlights and notes. - Text-to-speech Playlist to seamlessly listen to multiple articles. - Unlimited use of the speed reading feature to help you get through articles up to 3x faster. On sign up for Instapaper Premium, payment will be charged to your Apple ID account at the confirmation of purchase. The subscription automatically renews unless it is canceled at least 24 hours before the end of the current period. Your account will be charged for renewal within 24 hours prior to the end of the current period. You can manage and cancel your subscriptions by going to your App Store account settings after purchase. Terms of service: https://www.instapaper.com/terms Privacy policy: https://www.instapaper.com/privacy

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Reviews

So much worse than before

1
I really regret upgrading to the latest version (by accident). The app now always loads in pure black mode no matter how many times I set the background to grey or others and turn off the “automatic dark mode”. And every time I open the app now, it starts to re-download the oldest articles and the ones I already deleted, which takes forever. And I have to try several times to send and re-send the new link to the app for downloading. It’s so frustrating I don’t want to open this app any more.
By Summeryeah

Text settings not super adjustable

3
My #1 problem is you can't make lines longer. It's adjustable, but it caps at some point. Not great for large displays. There are not a lot of reasons to prefer this over web interface as long as you have internet connectivity.
By alp b

Can no longer save from other apps

1
What the heck
By Anonymous41909

Got a ways to go

3
I'm very happy to see a native Mac app for instapaper as I have stuck with the app for many years now. But don't expect the same functionality as the iOS apps...yet? Can't highlight or copy text for some reason. Once it has the same functionality as the iOS app...then I'll update the start to 4 or 5. (I would love to know what my premium membership money goes towards)
By spbennie

New bug

3
The ability to quickly save/share from others apps to instapaper is buggy now and only shows up sometimes..
By Sharkus7

Lacks very basic features

1
I was excited when I saw Instapaper was finally a Mac app. As a premium subscriber, I think the service is worth it and especially thought so after getting the Mac app. But now that I've used the Mac app for a fe days I see it's esentially a basic reader app and it lacks most of the basic features the website and iOS apps have, including: • you cannot highlight text in the Mac app • you cannot copy text in the Mac app • you cannot copy article links in the Mac app Other basic features for a desktop app that are lacking included: • the ability to create folders in folders Also, when you move an article to a folder, the folder you are moving it to is obscured by the article itself. All in all, I was happy to see Instapaper finally come to the Mac, but and dissapointed by its extreme lack of basic features.
By DLDLJ#93982

I want it to work so bad

3
Its here finally and I'm happy about that. Big issue is I cant seem to highlight from the app, Speed reading is fucntional at best. I would also love to be able to copy past/use RT click, etc. I'm sure this will get fixed, but for now i'm just happy to have a seporate desktop app.
By Jakerocksnyc

Welcome addition w/ some quirks

4
Seems pretty good at first glance. My main gripe at this point is the maximum width of an article's body copy is way to narrow for a computer sized monitor. I understand the point of having a more narrow column, but I want the choice to adjust it to maximum screen width if I so desire.
By sthormstrike

Can't live without it

5
This has become so integral to my workflow and the continued stability of the app keeps me using it. Now, with recent improvements and the avaliability of a Mac app as well, what's not to like?
By Arionb

Where are my saves?

3
I can’t believe I am paying for premium Instapaper and I still can’t find things I read more than a month ago! I’m outraged really Also the latest update completely broke sharing from third-party apps. Instagram is no longer an option when sharing links from other apps.
By Living Comfort Eagle

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