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The ever-popular and unique Web recommendation engine StumbleUpon has made its way onto the Android platform by way of a native app. And from what we've seen so far, it looks fantastic.
With the StumbleUpon app, there are two ways to pull up recommended sites, news, pictures, and videos. You can tap the Stumble button or simply swipe to the left. Either way, the sleek interface makes for some incredibly fluid stumbling. You can also rate each recommendation with a thumbs-up or thumbs-down, filter your recommendations according to your interests, and share any of your recommendations on Read It Later, Twitter, Google+, Facebook, and so on.
But that's not all. Unique to the StumbleUpon mobile app is the ability to pull up app recommendations as well. The feature is still in beta, but it can dole out some relevant recommendations based on what's already installed on your mobile device. Also, there's the brand-new Explore box, which lets you stumble upon recommendations related to a specific topic.
Overall, we love the StumbleUpon mobile app. Just like its full desktop counterpart, it offers a unique and fun way to discover sites, news, photos, videos, and other content. It also lets you connect with other users with similar interests. Meanwhile, it offers an addictive and fluid experience thanks to the swipe-to-stumble feature. Whether you're a seasoned StumbleUpon user or you're simply looking for something new to play with, we highly recommend this download.
StumbleUpon is a discovery engine that finds the best of everything that is out there on the web, recommended just for you. With a touch of the Stumble button, or swipe of your devices screen, youll discover photos, videos and web pages recommended by friends and people sharing your interests. Pick from 500+ interests or enter a phrase in the Explore Box to see page after page of content. StumbleUpon learns what you like, so you only see what's interesting to you from across the web.With the Android app, you can discover interesting content wherever, whenever you want on your Android phone or tablet. See what others have liked as you explore web pages in any of your interests or top recommendations in Photos, Videos and News. Connect with friends by being the first to share content you like via email, StumbleUpon, Facebook or Twitter.Want to discover the best Android Apps? Our app includes App Discovery, so you can find other great apps, recommended just for you.For more information about permissions for this app, visit this link:http://www.stumbleupon.com/help/androidpermissions/Recent changes:Fixed sharing from other appsFixed crashes with older Android versionsFixed other bugsContent rating: Medium Maturity
What's new in this version:
Fixed sharing from other appsFixed crashes with older Android versionsFixed other bugs