Inklings: now on the go due to new app


A screenshot of the new app: Inklings-News

Andrea Frost, Breaking News Managing Editor

There is now truly an app for everything as Inklings proudly launched their app for mobile devices, Inklings-News, on Nov. 17. The app, created by Dylan Diamond ’17, allows Inklings’ articles to be brought to reader’s fingertips with the swipe of a thumb.

Inklings-News App enables people to view on their phone all articles posted to the web and view the associated pictures or graphics in high resolution. It is available in the app store free of charge by searching Inklings-News and then downloading the application associated with creator Mica Diamond.

“The Inklings app is a great new way to read the online paper on the go right from your iPhone,” Diamond said. “The new app comes with many great features that enhance the viewing experience of the paper.”

One of the many unique features on that app is that users can post articles right from the app directly to social media outlets, such as Facebook and Twitter, as well as share them with friends through text, email and Airdrop.  In addition, people can also favorite and then save articles for viewing later. The articles are saved to the mobile device and can be accessed at any point, even without  Internet connection. Viewers can now read Inklings at anytime, anywhere!

The app is always up-to-date due to the automatic background refresh, and with breaking news notifications and other instant alerts, readers can stay in the know about  the news around Staples and in the Westport community.

The app is compatible with the iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch, however requires iOS 7.0 and is optimized for the iPhone 5. Download Inklings-News by Mica Diamond from the app store today in order to stay up to date on the latest news!