PicoWireless has released version 3.8 of its free personalized magazine PicoScoop, which lets you follow breaking news business, sports and technology stories from a variety of sources including the BBC, New York Times, Reddit, NPR, ESPN and the Huffington Post.
New features in this release include:
- Ability to turn images off to save both bandwidth charges and speed delivery of content.
- Ability to refresh the main page.
- View snippets of articles before deciding to view the entire article.
- Graphical control area to move to the next article, vote articles up or down, view the entire document or return to the main page.
- Various bug fixes.
Data Connection Required: yes
Minimum Java ME profile: MIDP 2.0
Screen Size: All
Touch support: Yes
Reported working on: Nokia Asha 303, Samsung Wave GT-S8500
Reported NOT working on:
Please let us know in a comment if it works or not on your phone.
The app “PicoScoop” (37 KB) is ready to download or send to your phone as filename:”PicoScoop28″.
Downloading uses paid data. Downloads are for basic phones that support Java ME such as Nokia S40 phones. They do not work on Android, Apple, Firefox or Windows phones.