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Forum topic by Jerry posted 09-01-2011 04:44 AM 2179 views 0 times favorited 8 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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09-01-2011 04:44 AM

Any news on adding an LJ app for iPhone? (and Android)
I would be happy to pay the typical $.99 to $4.99 to be able to view the forums & projects on the go.

Back me up guys…. Put in your two cents


-- Jerry - Rochester, MN *Whether you think you can or you can't, you are probably right* - Henry Ford

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#1 posted 09-01-2011 12:55 PM

If you have a google account you can add the google reader app. It allows you to subscribe/view any forums or blog sites that you may have interest in. I’ve got LJs, PopWoodworking, and a few others in my google reader, it’s a great all in one app for getting up with message boards. Hope that helps.

-- Tim Taylor - GLT Woodworks

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#2 posted 09-01-2011 02:09 PM

An App would be good to have as I’m writing this now on my iPhone at work. But, I don’t want to pay for something I’m already getting for free. I hope I don’t sound too cheap. I really like the layout of the LJs website as it is, so the App would have to be great, especially if I have to pay. I don’t mind pinch zooming on my phone.

I’m gonna have to check out this google app reader. Never heard of it. Thanks for the heads up.

-- I'm a Fungi --

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#3 posted 09-01-2011 08:42 PM

tctaylor is right although the iphone screen is a bit tiny to see most things clearly…

-- jack -- ...measure once, curse twice!

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#4 posted 09-01-2011 09:51 PM

^I can see the site fine on my android but you’re right, it’s tiny. I’d buy an app to have the text more readable.

-- My dad and I built a 65 chev pick up.I killed trannys in that thing for some reason-Hog

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#5 posted 09-01-2011 10:14 PM

I get the forum in all its glory on my HTC Inspire / Android… Just go through the web browser and zoom baby zoom…

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#6 posted 09-01-2011 10:41 PM

you can use google reader ( on android or any RSS reader for that matter on both iphone/android phones.

just subscribe to all/projects/forums lumberjocks RSS feeds:

we dont need no stinkin’ APP-FOR-THAT ;)

-- ㊍ When in doubt - There is no doubt - Go the safer route.

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#7 posted 09-01-2011 11:29 PM

is LJ’s Tapatalk compatible? That seems to be the best forum app out there…

-- Nothing's just gets expensive

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#8 posted 09-07-2011 04:51 PM

+1 for Google Reader. I’ve been using the RSS feeds since before I was a member.

I’ll look into tapatalk.. I’ve considered getting it, but the only other forums I troll are xda and (xda free app for xda and google reader for AF)

-- Dan, Rochester, NY

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