Good news, everyone! We've just released a new production version of the
Wikipedia Android App to the Google Play Store. Here are some of the major
- Nearby: Learn more about what's around you by getting links to articles
about things that are near your current location. (Location services are
used only by this feature)
- Added a one-time Table of Contents tutorial screen.
- Rolled up "page issues" boxes into a link that shows them as a popup
- Rolled up disambiguation links into a single link that shows them as a
- Frequently-used languages are now kept at the top of the list, for easier
- Improved page loading speed and data usage by using compression in
- Updated language translations.
- Numerous miscellaneous bug fixes.
As always, you can download the app through the Google Play Store:
...or download the APK directly:
Mobile Apps Team (Android)