LoboWiki Reader for Wikipedia

LoboWiki Reader for Wikipedia


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LoboWiki is an unofficial reader for Wikipedia™, designed for Android 4+ phones.

The main idea behind LoboWiki is to allow users to read Wikipedia articles in a distraction-free manner. It means that all the links you click are added to the reading queue, instead of being immediately opened.

Use the swipe gesture to move between articles in your reading queue!

LoboWiki is designed to be to simple, clean and user friendly (it's Holo!). It's not going to be a full-blown research tool - I'll focus on making it pleasure to use during longer, casual reading sessions.

WIKIPEDIA is a trademark of the Wikimedia Foundation™. We are not endorsed by or affiliated with the Wikimedia Foundation.
Content is available under CC BY-SA 3.0 unless otherwise noted.

The UI is currently available in English, Polish and Italian.

It's not optimized for tabet-sized devices!

Supported Wikipedia languages: English, Alemannisch, Azərbaycanca, Български, Česky, Dansk, Deutsch, eesti, euskara, español, français, hrvatski, Italiano, 日本語, Lietuvių, Latviešu, magyar, Nederlands, ‪norsk (nynorsk), ‪norsk (bokmål), polski, Português, română, Русский, Slovenčina, Slovenščina, Suomi, Svenska, Türkçe, Українська

LoboWiki does not collect any user data and personal information. It does not use any proxy servers - it retrieves all the data and articles directly from Wikipedia and Wikimedia servers.

Tags: lobowiki, offline wiki reader.

Recently changed in this version

- trademark / copyright notice added at Wikimedia Foundation request

Comments and ratings for LoboWiki Reader for Wikipedia
  • (74 stars)

    by Alessandro Corazza on 29/05/2015

    Clicking a link opens that page in the background. No other reader I've seen does this! Great feature!

  • (74 stars)

    by Edward Turnock on 20/05/2015

    Only issue is that sub and super scripts don't seem to render so reading scientific articles requires some guesswork! Would love this to be fixed

  • (74 stars)

    by Pan Wanqing on 17/05/2015

    with the official apps getting good enough to meet our needs and the strong competitor wikireader. This is impressive lol. Though the market for this is... um. But thank you for this sharp app. I like it from the start.

  • (74 stars)

    by Mark Wheeler on 28/01/2015

    I like to save a lot of pages, so the lack of a sort function makes finding saved articles very frustrating. Also, a lot of the tables don't open.

  • (74 stars)

    by Alessandra Rosado Vazquez on 22/12/2014

    has all the functions others require pro for and had no ads

  • (74 stars)

    by zkobalia on 08/12/2014

    I used also Wikipedia application itself, but LoboWiki is simpler and more convenient. you can search topics beforehand at home-they are stored in search results and in case of limited wifi access or in a transport read them offline. night mode saves energy. pls add removing function to search results to sort them properly.

  • (74 stars)

    by John M on 08/09/2014

    If history and offline queueing are implemented this would be as good as Wikipanion.... an app viewed jealously by many Android users. I'll give 5 stars and 5$ for those features.

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