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Fairfax New Zealand Limited

Download size

< 1 MB

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Works with

  • Windows Phone 8.1
  • Windows Phone 8
  • Windows Phone 7.5

App requires

  • phone identity
  • location services
  • data services
  • web browser component
  • camera
  • HD720P (720x1280)
  • WVGA (480x800)
  • WXGA (768x1280)
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English (United States)
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Touch the news with's free application for Windows Phone.

New Zealand's largest online news source brings you the latest, breaking news in an easy to use experience.

Features include:
- All of the top sections that you love from
- Easy swipe action between stories
- View video and galleries
- Weather for your location
- Share stories via facebook, twitter, e-mail and more.
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  • by Bruno 5/2/2015
    This app is fundamentally broken. The weather has NEVER worked (press cancel to get past this) then the app crashes before the articles even load. It's been broken for months now. Obviously Fairfax doesn't care or has forgotten they even have the app.
  • by Lachlan 3/22/2015
    Amazing app if you can read the news in the two seconds before it crashes. Is anybody listening??
  • by Michael 3/18/2015
    Keeps crashing when I open app
  • by Edan 3/17/2015
    Keeps crashing when I open a article
  • by Brett 3/16/2015
    Excellent at failing to update weather and crashing
  • by mark 2/11/2015
    Keeps crashing after a few seconds
  • by Shane 2/10/2015
    Constantly crashes and requires you to cancel the weather update when opening the app.
  • by Vinodh 2/9/2015
    Has enjoyed this app but the latest release crashes after loading.
  • by Christopher 2/4/2015
    Uninstalling. Crashes after a few seconds of use. Using an HTC M8. This either needs attention or removed from the store.
  • by Rhys 1/30/2015
    1) have to press refresh on half the news stories to view them. 2) when lunching the app message. Box comes up to tell me I can't find my location press ok and and message repeats. Cancel allows me to continue in to the news articles. 3) app shuts down when loading the news article When everything works well this is a very good app. But at the moment that seems like 1 out of ten goes