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According to Mobylives the app is free and full access will be $1.99 per month.  According to the App Store the app has over 80,ooo articles all of which are “thoroughly fact-checked”.

… Britannica intends to compete with sites like Wikipedia by appealing to “the increasing number of digital users who seek quality and reliability of information over availability.”

Huffington Post UK selected the newly launched app as its April 18th App of the Day, describing the home screen as “clean and easy to navigate” and praising the This Day feature for demonstrating how an online platform can go beyond the restraints of a physical book. The review of the app cites the Link Map as its most appealing feature, showing a web of links between connected subjects that can quickly become immersive as you bounce from topic to topic.”



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