The New York Times (NYTimes.com) today released updated versions of its iPhone and iPad news apps, which deliver the latest news and award-winning journalism of The New York Times, designed and formatted for optimal reading with iOS 7. The updates take advantage of the new user experience and design principles available on iOS 7, and focus primarily on the enhanced use of imagery and streamlined navigation. Major elements of the redesign on both the iPhone and iPad include:
- Design: A cleaner, more engaging design includes custom layouts designed specifically for each section as well as more diversified font usage.
- Images: Richer integration of photography, video and interactive story elements, including more images and multimedia on section fronts and thumbnail images on article previews.
- Navigation: Improved ability to scan and discover content.
- Share tools: AirDrop for article sharing.
The New York Times apps for iPhone and iPad are available for free in the App Store. The iPhone app is available here. The iPad app is available here. As with other New York Times news apps, non-subscribers may access three articles per day for free across all sections of the apps. Beyond three articles, a digital subscription is required. Details and pricing for these plans are available at www.NYTimes.com/Access.About The New York Times Company The New York Times Company (NYSE:NYT), a leading global, multimedia news and information company with 2012 revenues of $2.0 billion, includes The New York Times, the International Herald Tribune, The Boston Globe, NYTimes.com, BostonGlobe.com, Boston.com and related properties. The Company’s core purpose is to enhance society by creating, collecting and distributing high-quality news and information.