The Seattle Times app for Windows Phone and Windows 8.1 updated with new improvements

The Seattle Times app for Windows Phone and Windows 8.1 updated with new improvements

Having an app for your website is a big deal these days, in fact our own Windows 8.1 app has been under re-development over the past few months and is expected very soon! If you live in the Seattle area, or if you want to keep up to date with all things Seattle, grab the updated Seattle Times app for Windows Phone and Windows 8.1.

“The Seattle Times Windows app offers the latest news and insightful, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalism, optimized for quick and easy reading on Windows devices,” the app description reads. In the latest update, the app no longer crashes on the Surface tablet and you now have access to Seattle Times blogs. Here are the key features of the app:

  • Get the latest news from The Seattle Times whenever you want it
  • Browse The Seattle Times’ award-winning photo journalism in device-optimized photo galleries
  • Seattle Times blogs bring you the latest in sports, entertainment, and local news
  • Watch Seattle Times videos
  • Pin your favorite sections to your Start screen and get updated, customized headlines as live tiles
  • Easily share Seattle Times content with your friends and family
  • Customize your reading options by choosing your preferred font size within articles
  • Got a news tip for us? Contact us through the Settings charm
  • Optimized layouts for landscape and portrait orientations

Grab the app via the download links below. Do you like using news app like this one on your Windows device or do you prefer to use a mobile website instead? Discuss!

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