Fark Not News Reader Release V5.0.0Published Aug 23, 2020
Version 5.0 of FARK® Reader is coming soon, and with it, major interface changes for iPhone and iPad. In order to properly support all the new features, this app version only supports iOS 13 and above. Those of you on older devices should be able to continue using version 4.6.1.
The primary usability change is that tapping on an article will go straight to the web view. Use a long press to show the brand new article preview along with the familiar sharing options.
- New configurable Home screen shows a snapshot of selected FARK categories with horizontal scrolling sections
- New Home screen search scope includes all articles in all categories
- Added support for iOS Light and Dark modes. Choose Dark mode for the more familiar appearance
- Tapping “See All” will show the selected category including the full headline with familiar vertical scrolling
- Tapping on an article now opens the article web content directly
- Long-pressing on an article will display a link preview along with expanded sharing options
- Added new FARK® categories for Podcast, D’awww, and Food