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Thursday 11 July 2013! - App Review

According to the developer " is your personalised and curated media experience".

The first thing that stuck me is that I hadn't thought of 'curate' as a verb... and hadn't immediately made the rapprochement with the noun 'curator'. My curiosity was aroused, and made further investigation an absolute must.

Now for the ACIDS test:

The home screen allows you to pick from a variety of topics:

Social Media
Art & Culture
Travel & Tourism
Green & Sustainability
Food & Lifestyle

Picking any of the above topics then brings you subsections below, and a selection of articles on the right of the screen. You can choose to 'follow' any of these sub topics and/or look at a detailed article and then 'follow' just that item.

You are then free to edit your interests and followed topics, as and when you like.

The whole thing is uncluttered so you can concentrate on the content.

The App is free, as is usage. You just need to remember data charges from your ISP, where these apply, especially when roaming.

It's an easy way to access topics but, the information is out there anyway.

The App requires an Internet connection.

No issues, except the usual Facebook and Twitter reservations if logging in with these services.

ACIDS Test Rating:

Elegant information retrieval.

To find out how the ACIDS Test works, click here.

You can get! here and support for the App here.

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