Castine Patriot

Castine Patriot

By Magzter Inc.

  • Category: News
  • Release Date: 2013-12-20
  • Current Version: 6.16
  • Adult Rating: 4+
  • File Size: 19.74 MB
  • Developer: Magzter Inc.
  • Compatibility: Requires iOS 8.0 or later.
  • App Ratings:
    /5 ( 0 Reviews)
  • Price:
    Free
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Castine Patriot App Description

The Castine Patriot, founded in 1980, is a comprehensive source of information about the communities of Castine and Penobscot, Maine. With a history dating back to the early 1600s, the town of Castine is home to the renowned Maine Maritime Academy, a vibrant deep-water harbor while both towns support historical and cultural organizations that promote their long and varied history. The Castine Patriot shares the stories and the important news that shapes Castine and Penobscot, with a particular focus on the people and institutions that make the community a special place to be. Magazine Subscriptions are available for purchase inside this app. Three months subscription (automatically renewed until cancelled) Six months subscription (automatically renewed until cancelled) One year subscription (automatically renewed until cancelled) Your subscription automatically renews unless auto-renew is turned off at least 24-hours before the end of the current period. Your iTunes account will automatically be charged at the same price for renewal within 24-hours prior to the end of the current period unless you change your subscription preferences in your account settings. You can manage your subscriptions through your account settings after purchase on your device. No cancellation of the current subscription is allowed during active subscription period. Please visit http://www.magzter.com/ns/privacy-policy.html for our Privacy Policy and http://www.magzter.com/ns/terms_condition.html for our Terms & Conditions

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App Reviews

  • Not formatted for iPhone 5, iOS 8.1.2

    1
    By A. Puzzler
    This app's formatting NEEDS to be greatly improved for the iPhone 5. As of 2014 Dec 23, the subscription rate is excessively high for the poor readability caused by insufficient magnification. In order to read an article I have to "unpinch" and hold my thumbs on the iPhone's screen to maintain barely adequate magnification or the text size reverts to a smaller, unreadable size. A simple update to allow for sufficient magnification via double-tapping on a news article would be a welcome improvement. If I could cancel the subscription and get my money back I would, however the policy does not allow for this, even though I had no way of knowing that the app is not properly developed for my device. In my opinion, this is an example of poor customer relations. At this time there are no other user ratings showing for this app. I wonder how many reviews are required to get an average, two? I encourage iPhone users to rate the app with the objective of motivating developers to perform a much needed update so we can read the paper sans finger acrobatics. Another thing I find unfortunate is that archived copies, even the issue that was published just one week prior to my e-subscription, are more than double the newsstand price. That's just sad. I think it's great that the Patriot, which I have read for over 27 years, is available on-line, however, the app developer they have chosen does not reflect the paper's good reputation. Again, that's just sad.

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