Sky & Telescope Magazine

Sky & Telescope Magazine

By New Track Media, LLC

  • Category: Entertainment
  • Release Date: 2012-04-12
  • Current Version: 2.3.2.1158
  • Adult Rating: 4+
  • File Size: 21.33 MB
  • Developer: New Track Media, LLC
  • Compatibility: Requires iOS 8.0 or later.
Score: 2
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From 118 Ratings

Description

In Sky & Telescope magazine, you’ll find everything you need to know to observe and understand the sky. Subscribe now and receive the following features every month: Expert observing tips and techniques for every celestial object and season A star map — your guide to the stars and planets visible that month A celestial calendar — never miss important celestial events in your sky Science features that shed light on the universe’s mysteries Reviews of telescopes and other astronomy-related equipment Subscribe to the iPad edition of Sky & Telescope and enjoy access to the following digital extras: • Watch videos that bring the science and hobby to life • Access interactive observing tools • Search on key words across one issue or all issues Subscriptions available on iPad and iPhone: 1-month subscription for $3.99, automatically renewed* until canceled 1-year subscription for $37.99, automatically renewed* until canceled *Subscriber's automatic renewal feature: Your credit card will automatically be charged for another subscription period (another year for annual subscribers, another month for monthly subscribers) unless you change the auto-renew option under Manage app Subscriptions in your account settings. (The images below are representative — to see the latest issue, download the application.)

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Reviews

  • Ditto great mag lousy app

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    By robhawleyastro
    A reviewer echoed my thoughts in feb review. S&t should be embarrassed. Guess I still need to get the paper copy. I finished the paper August issue . They sell the PDF of it. Still not posted in the app
  • Don’t waste your money

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    By Omykiss001
    I paid for a renewing monthly subscription, was charged 2x at the monthly rate stating in May. The July edition was out that day. Here it is July 4th and this is the only issue that shows in this lousy app. Paid for 2 months for 1 edition. If the August edition doesn’t become available until after I can go buy it at the store not worth the cost and who knows if another edition will ever show up. Canceled today as still have not seen the August edition show up. Waste of money and no way to contact anyone about what’s going on. Might try the kindle edition or directly from the publisher, but this app is a money trap. Be warned!
  • very good magazine

    5
    By Blue Pine
    This is an excellent magazine! Good writing, good choices of coverage, more content than some, fantastic photographs of our beautiful Universe! I've bought several back issues through the app, and the app is easy to navigate. I saw an offer on their website a few minutes ago to subscribe to their digital edition for $14.95 for a year (80% off). But I wanted to do it through the app and Apple so I checked the app. Same digital edition but twice as much money at $37.99. Just for fun I went back to their website, and now, the same digital edition was $29.95. THREE DIFFERENT PRICES IN A COUPLE OF MINUTES. So, I did NOT subscribe. If they ever offer $14.95 through the app, I'm in.
  • Great magazine, app needs an update.

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    By GPSops
    I love Sky and Telescope magazine and have subscribed for many years. No issue there. My critique is for the app, which has at least (for me) one very annoying bug: On my iPad Air under iOS 11, if you attempt to open the app without an internet connection, say on an airplane, it will crash, repeatably. Opening the app with an internet connection is no problem. The best workaround I’ve found is to launch the app while still having a connection and open an issue prior to boarding the plane, but even that does not always work if too much time elapses. Really annoying! While I’m not 100% sure this behavior began with iOS 11, I believe so. The app could really use an update!
  • Great magazine, frustrating app

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    By BakinWithBaker
    The convenience of digital editions is great. I've had no problems accessing issues I've paid for. I enjoy the simplicity of the app and think that makes for a better reading experience. However, the app does not save your place!! If you leave the app for too long, or at all on older devices, it closes the issue you're reading and the next time you open the app, you're back at the home screen. Then you have to open the issue back up and go back to where you left off. So be sure to pay attention to the page you're on if you're going to close the app! This is, in my opinion, unacceptable for a reading app. Please fix this!
  • Good magazine. Extremely poor application!!

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    By I41cu2
    Just subscribed and they subscribed me for the previous year? Sky and telescope support could do nothing except take my money. No fix as yet.
  • Lousy App

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    By ZakZQ
    Lousy, poor interface. Unable to restore purchases. Content of the magazine itself is good but the app is a failure. I almost cancel all my subscription because of this app. Shame on you! I wasted one hr already trying to access my issues that I PAID FOR!! Thanks for nothing!
  • Won't work on iPhone 7

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    By Z7314me
    Bad app ! Can't get a refund !! Stay away from this absolutely no support , terrible service the worst , made me cancel all other subscriptions to sky and telescope
  • Works but needs a refresh

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    By Joe Ianni
    The app works fine, but the UI is in desperate need of an update. A text only view for articles would be a huge help as well.
  • Piece of junk

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    By "mouse"
    Supposed to be free except for in app purchases. What a laugh! After you d/l the app, that's it. Pay or leave. Better yet, don't waste your time.

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