Stars and Stripes
exclusively for the Apple iPad ®

Absolutely the best way to read Stars and Stripes on an iPad, this streamlined app gets 5 stars from our military users. In one beautifully simple package, we bring you all the latest U.S. military-related news, photos and galleries, opinions, veterans’ news, reader comments and more. Even with the rich volume of content, the app loads quickly and is updated constantly so you can rely on it to keep you informed.

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app features

Award-Winning Reporting

The most important stories are waiting for you right on the Front Page. All of the app’s content is selected and updated by dedicated editors who cover the issues that matter most to the military community. You’ll find special reports, news and images from around the world gathered into convenient categories such as Top News, Veterans, European and Pacific News, Sports, Blogs, Classifieds, Opinion and special photo galleries.

In-Depth Articles and Photos

The Tablet Edition highlights in-depth stories by award-winning Stripes journalists reporting from military bases around the world. The easy-to-read, easy-to-share iPad app offers articles by Stripes journalists embedded downrange, breaking military news, up-to-the-minute scores and game coverage of DODDS sports, and much more.
Articles and photos can be shared via email, Facebook and Twitter, or saved within the app for reading later. Plus, you'll enjoy special content created exclusively for our valued Digital Access subscribers.

Compelling Photo and Video Galleries

As a special feature, the Stars and Stripes Tablet Edition app offers dynamic photo and video galleries available only to our subscribers. The Tablet Edition’s galleries are updated daily with compelling photography that helps connect you to the people and places featured in Stripes articles.

Community-Based, Real-Time Comments

All articles in the Stars and Stripes Tablet Edition offer readers the ability to share comments in the app or on the website, and have them appear in both places in real time. (A live Internet connection is required for this feature.)

Special Text Adjustment Features

The Stars and Stripes Tablet Edition lets you adjust the size of the article and photo caption text to whatever is most comfortable to read. Stars and Stripes is also proud to offer a special font created to help those who have dyslexia. The font adds "weight" to the bottom of each letter, designed to help dyslexics hold the letters "in place" when reading.

Note for current subscribers: Current Tablet Edition customers who purchased their subscription via an iTunes in-app purchase must convert their subscriptions to gain unlimited Digital Access at no additional charge. Once converted to Digital Access, subscribers will have unlimited access to and the Tablet Edition for the remainder of the paid term. A reminder will be sent when your subscription is about to expire. Please go to our Digital Access subscriber’s page to learn more. 

The Stars and Stripes Tablet Edition app requires an Apple iPad running iOS 7 or higher. Due to technical considerations, the app will not run on first generation iPads. We apologize for any inconvenience. Download is available from the Apple App Store. iPad is a trademark of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. App Store is a service mark of Apple Inc.

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