Readit app for Windows 10 updates with a ton of improvements

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The developers of a popular Windows Phone Reddit app called Readit have just released an update to their new Windows 10 version of the app, which includes numerous performance improvements and bug fixes. Recently, we wrote about this new app for Windows 10, intends to be fast and feature-rich on various devices from small tablets to large desktops. Here’s the list of improvements in

  • More responsive/better performance
  • Light theme is even lighter, matches system apps
  • Dark theme now matches the system apps more
  • Redesigned login dialog
  • New favorites bar in title bar/header
  • Right click subreddits to add them to favorites
  • Reorder favorites by drag + drop
  • New way to jump to subreddits from the title bar/header – ctrl+J will bring you there as a keyboard shortcut
  • View a random sub from the jump dialog
  • View a random subscribed sub from the jump dialog
  • Ctrl+f from anywhere in the app will open search
  • Added open in reading mode in the ellipsis menu when viewing a post – opens edge in reading mode to that page
  • The currently viewed post now has a highlight indicator in the list
  • Version number is now in settings, tied to the installed package
  • Go directly to comments by clicking the comment count/new comment count/etc. This may not always work, still adjusting this. (Kind of a beta feature)
  • Fixed album size cutting off images
  • Fixed settings being reset/notifications continually happening
  • Disabled clicking author/subreddit in post list to prevent accidental clicks
  • Various UI modifications/adjustments
  • Various bug fixes

If you’d like to try the app for yourself, you can download it for free on Windows Phone and Windows 10. Be sure to give us your opinion on the app and this update in the comments below.