The Daily Beast App

The Daily Beast App

By The Daily Beast Company LLC

  • Category: News
  • Release Date: 2014-07-23
  • Current Version: 5.3.1
  • Adult Rating: 12+
  • File Size: 51.14 MB
  • Developer: The Daily Beast Company LLC
  • Compatibility: Requires iOS 10.0 or later.
Score: 2
From 599 Ratings


Designed for your iPhone and iPad, the Daily Beast mobile app delivers our award-winning original reporting and sharp opinion in the arenas of politics, pop-culture, world news, and more, wherever you are. Fiercely independent and armed with irreverent intelligence, The Daily Beast reaches more than 22 million readers per month. * Top stories from The Daily Beast updated on demand and available for offline reading. Explore scoops, scandals and secret worlds. * The Cheat Sheet™, a speedy, smart summary of all the news you need to know (and nothing you don't). We’re going deeper on the stories that matter to you. Member benefits include: * Exclusive Coverage * Members-Only Newsletters * Early Story Access The Daily Beast Membership Offering Agreement: A subscription gives you access to our member-only content on-site, a private podcast and exclusive newsletters. Once your purchase is complete, payment will be charged to your iTunes account. By completing your purchase with the app store, you are agreeing to an auto-renewing subscription at the advertised rate. Your subscription will automatically renew within 24-hours prior to the end of the current period unless auto-renew is turned off at least 24-hours before the end of the current period. Monthly subscriptions will renew every calendar month, and annual subscriptions will renew once-yearly. If your subscription includes a free trial, you can cancel before the end of the trial period to avoid being charged. You can manage your subscription and turn off auto-renew by going to your iTunes account settings after purchase. Privacy Policy: Terms of Service: California Privacy Notice:



  • Search function ?

    By Bud_E
    Why the hell isn’t there a search function?
  • Infuriating app I regret getting

    By Scotwa
    Aside from every third piece being a bizarre profile of a random bartender as if he was some kind of celebrity, or a review of some cocktail recipe or liquor label, most of the good content is "inside" and requires an additional subscription charge. Worse, the app has SO many (and such obnoxious) ads and pop-ups that the app crashes my phone nearly every time. The app also wont run if you have pop-up blockers running.
  • Fixed article sidebar

    By j-caddell
    There is no option to hide the sidebar that has the list of article in it. As a result, you can not read articles in fullscreen. Nearly half of the screen is devoted to this sidebar. It’s extremely obnoxious.
  • iPad App Lacks Full Content!

    By Mac-Nut
    Unlike the iPhone, the iPad version only gives you Top Stories & Cheat Sheet. Not acceptable! And then, even with a paid subscription, you still get ads.
  • Subscription signup page “Unsecure”, some links don’t work

    By mrsasia
    I got this so I could read Betsey Woodruff Swan and other great political investigative journalists. Paid for $1/mo/30 days. But cannot manage topics due to unlinked links today. If you fix this, I’ll renew & update review. So far, not as much fun as I thought w cheat sheets, etc. due to links!
  • Love the content but

    By MRTeach1010
    Dear god the ads! I’m a paid subscriber and I enjoy listening to music while reading and your ads consistently take over my device while scrolling an article. It’s frustrating
  • Ads

    By Misguidedone
    Ads, ads, ads. Took only one look to get my fill!
  • Beware of Subscription Slamming!

    By NoMoreFeastBeast
    I had been a user of the free version of this app for some time and I do like it. However, they are CONSTANTLY trying to get me to upgrade to the paying service and I have no interest at all. Now they have gone too far. Some how they are Subscription Slamming their free version users. Don't know how it is happening but I can tell you that I have NO interest in the paid service and somehow I find a $34.99 charge on my iTunes account for a yearly subscription to it. Beware!
  • Ads are ridiculous

    By Samxt21
    Gosh I can’t even listen to a track because the annoying ads stop all music. Also annoying to have every other story be an article on something they wanna sell
  • Ads with sub?

    By sgibson5150
    Reporting is top notch, app seems fine, but am I supposed to be seeing advertisements when I’m logged in and I have a subscription?