I am used to using my smart phone to browse Stack Overflow with a web browser, but I feel that that's not a very good solution. Now I want to use a mobile app to browse SO.

Is there a mobile app for Stack Overflow, or plans to develop one? Third-party apps (both Android and iOS) would be fine for me.

  • sorry, i ask in the wrong place? – macskuz Dec 14 '11 at 19:57
  • Yes, but it's been moved to the right place now. But what do you think an app would add that the mobile site lacks? – Kevin Dec 14 '11 at 20:00
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    better user experience, i think. – macskuz Dec 14 '11 at 20:02
  • What part of the "user experience?" Just the fact that you open it from the home screen? – Kevin Dec 14 '11 at 20:05
  • for example, i can't format my answers to a elegant style – macskuz Dec 14 '11 at 20:10
  • Sure you can, I do it quite often. You just need to know how to do it without the buttons. And you're just as unlikely to get the buttons in a mobile app. – Kevin Dec 14 '11 at 20:12
  • good advice,i am so stupid. – macskuz Dec 14 '11 at 20:15
  • Come on, all you have to do is go to the respective marketplaces and search for "stackoverflow". And, by the rate of ios/android questions, I'm sure this list will be stale in about two minutes. – user1228 Dec 14 '11 at 20:23
  • @macskuz Don't be so hard on yourself =) I thought the same thing before I got used to the mobile interface. – Josh Darnell Dec 14 '11 at 20:28
  • There will be. Official Android app is under active development. This comment is posted with the closed alpha version. – Ilari Kajaste Oct 21 '13 at 21:00
  • To be able to have notifications on your mobile / tablet would be nice... – bknopper Dec 20 '13 at 15:31
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    stackapps.com shows all the available apps for stackoverflow ranging from mobile app to extensions for the browsers of desktop – Durai Amuthan.H Feb 4 '14 at 7:08
  • Try play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.jentsch.it42 android app – Michael May 9 '14 at 16:29

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