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Gist - News Summaries

Gist provides you with a simple summary, or "gist", of all of your news articles

Gist provides you with a simple summary, or "gist", of all of your news articles

Gist - News Summaries

by Michael Mamiye
Gist - News Summaries
Gist - News Summaries

What is it about?

The Gist - News Summaries app, rolls your news into summaries for easy skimming. You can check out feeds from the most popular news sources, connect to Pocket to access your saved articles, and use the Summarize with Gist action to summarize articles from anywhere. With an intuitive interface, Gist might be just the news summary app you’ve been waiting for.

Why we love it

With Gist - News Summaries you can summarize your news articles from anywhere with a tap.

App Screenshots

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App Details

News Utilities
Last updated
November 21, 2017
Release date
November 18, 2013
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App Store Description

Gist provides you with a simple summary, or "gist", of all of your news articles. Just select an article or connect your Pocket account and start summarizing!

** Featured in Forbes, The Huffington Post, BGR, TUAW, Lifehacker, iMore, AppAdvice, iDownloadBlog and more! **

"Gist is probably one of the best looking news apps I've seen in a while... it still earns a spot on my iPhone for when I want to catch up on news quickly." —Allyson Kazmucha, iMore

"There are a number of different apps and services that look to provide readers with bite-sized news, and my favorite option right now is Gist." —Zach Epstein, BGR

Brief Highlights:

• Simple and clean interface
• Turn long articles into manageable, 5-sentence summaries with just a tap
• Universal app with support for both iPhone & iPad
• Use the "Summarize with Gist" Action Extension to summarize articles from anywhere
• Connect your Pocket account to access all of your saved articles
• Summarize custom articles using the article's URL or text
• Multitask using Slide Over and Split View on your iPad
• Pre-loaded feeds of popular news on a variety of topics
• Full accessibility support for Dynamic Type in iOS
• Easily share summaries and articles using your favorite apps (Evernote, Pocket, Social Media, etc.) via the iOS Share Sheet

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