The Wall Street Journal.

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Description of App: 

News You Can Trust Wherever You Are – Subscribe Today and Get 4 Weeks Free! An important decision can happen anywhere. Use The Wall Street Journal to get our trusted and authoritative news while you’re on the go. Read by more high-level decision makers than any other media, WSJ's market-moving journalism ensures you a competitive advantage in a world where every second counts. Here are just a few of the many features of our app: • A fully-multimedia experience with interactive graphics, vibrant photo slideshows, and high-quality video. • Updated 24/7 so the latest news is always at your disposal. • Share and save articles to make sure the information you need is right where you want it. • Expanded lifestyle content spanning arts & entertainment, luxury real estate, tech, fashion, sports and more. Subscribe for $22.99 per month to receive unlimited digital access on iPad, iPhone, all other WSJ tablet & smartphone apps, and WSJ Online. Your subscription will renew automatically each month and payment will be charged to your iTunes Account within 24-hours prior to the end of the current period. You can turn off auto-renewal by going to your Account Settings after purchase. No cancellation of your subscription is allowed during the active subscription period. Subscriber Agreement & Terms of Use: http://online.wsj.com/public/page/subscriber_agreement.html

Apple Watch Support: 

Not Known

Version: 

5.5.5

Free or Paid: 

Free

Device(s) App Was Tested On: 

iPhone

Accessibility Comments: 

***AppleVis Editorial Team Note: The below comments reflect an older version of this app, version 3.0. As of version 5.5.5 (March 2014), accessibility has been improved.*** The actual articles themselves are not accessible at all. The section buttons, article titles and other navigation are all readable but what's the point if you can't read the articles.

VoiceOver Performance: 

VoiceOver reads most page elements.

Button Labeling: 

Most buttons are clearly labeled.

Usability: 

There are some minor accessibility issues with this app, but they are easy to deal with.

Other Comments: 

PLEASE NOTE: This app is technically free to download but in order to continue to receive the news after a short demo period you must pay for a subscription.