PlusFive Slashdot Reader

PlusFive Slashdot Reader


(3 stars)


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Read Slashdot stories and comment on them.

Slashdot is the best place to discuss news for nerds online. Unfortunately, their website is not friendly to mobile browsers, reading and posting comments is especially painful. Now you can read all the internet's most insightful comments, as well as add your own invaluable insight to the discussion, easily from the comfort of your phone or tablet.

PlusFive presents you all the best comments on Slashdot, in an interface that is very similar to the normal (desktop) version of the website. Similar to their website, it also allows you to filter the comments by score.

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Recently changed in this version

Version 3.1.4:
* Fix further crashes in comment loading

Version 3.1.3:
* Hopefully fix the signing error
* Prevent another crash in parsing comments

Comments and ratings for PlusFive Slashdot Reader
  • (45 stars)

    by Kenneth Madrulli on 31/05/2014

    Great /. app, but crashes constantly. Five stars when fixed & comment user-names are added.

  • (45 stars)

    by Peter Ehlert on 07/05/2014

    Darn! I really like this format and features but it crashes constantly.

  • (45 stars)

    by Dimitri V on 23/04/2014

    It crashes quite often when you click an article! Also fails to load comments about a third of the time. When it does work, however, it comes close to the /. site itself for looks and functionality. I wish there were a better app.

  • (45 stars)

    by Daniel Knoppel on 10/03/2014

    With latest version, NPE@SlasdotContent:259 all the time. Unusable. Shame!

  • (45 stars)

    by Josh Stewart on 21/11/2013

    App feels closest to Slashdot. I second the signing issue I imagine it will be fixed

  • (45 stars)

    by Tathagata Banerjee on 21/11/2013

    Can't install the latest update - says package file not signed correctly
    Subject says all

  • (45 stars)

    by ヽポール on 17/08/2013

    I did have a crash problem but the author fixed it quickly. Now it's by far the best /. app on Android. I wish Google would offer services to the author's country so he could do a paid version.

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