1. Due to the recent site upgrade, the iPadForums (iPF) App will no longer work. The new iPadForums.net website has been designed from the ground up to work perfectly from any mobile, tablet, or desktop computer using the built in internet browser. Create a shortcut to iPadForums.net on your home screen by following these steps: Create an icon for iPadForums.net

"Free" magazine apps?

Discussion in 'Official iPadForums.net App Forum' started by Missmouse3, Jan 21, 2013.

  1. Missmouse3
    Offline

    Missmouse3 iPad Fan

    Joined:
    Dec 27, 2012
    Messages:
    152
    Thanks Received:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Ratings:
    +1 / 0
    What are all these free magazine apps that are in App Store? I've tried to download several but it seems that they are not in fact free at all! Why are they permitted to tell such lies?
  2. KevinJS
    Offline

    KevinJS Super Moderator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Aug 6, 2011
    Messages:
    10,248
    Thanks Received:
    752
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Location:
    Edmonton AB Canada
    Ratings:
    +850 / 0
    The app is free. The content is not.


    What you are getting for free is the means to display the content.
  3. Missmouse3
    Offline

    Missmouse3 iPad Fan

    Joined:
    Dec 27, 2012
    Messages:
    152
    Thanks Received:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Ratings:
    +1 / 0
    ah! not really much point then! LOL!
  4. Gabriel1
    Offline

    Gabriel1 Super Moderator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Mar 11, 2011
    Messages:
    17,132
    Thanks Received:
    746
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Location:
    Cranbrook, Kent, UK
    Ratings:
    +747 / 0
    There are free, really free, magazine apps, I subscribe to a few tech magazines which are completely free......it can be confusing though when they say that they are free when clearly they are not.

    The Archangel
  5. AQ_OC
    Offline

    AQ_OC Super Moderator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Apr 28, 2011
    Messages:
    6,418
    Thanks Received:
    430
    Trophy Points:
    83
    Location:
    SC
    Ratings:
    +430 / 0
    Distro is a free one from the Engadget people. Good read if you like gadgets.

Share This Page

Search tags for this page

are magazine apps really free

,
are the magazine apps really free?
,
ipad magazine apps say free but aren't really free
,
is the magazines apps really free
,
magazine app
,
magazine apps that are really free
,

what magazine apps are really free