StumbleUpon releases revamped Android app
This week StumbleUpon announced the release of its new app for Android phones and tablets. The app, highlighted by the new Activity Center, “is faster, simpler and the most community-focused StumbleUpon experience to-date,” according to the company.
“We’ve overhauled the user experience and packed the new StumbleUpon for Android with more features for our community to make discovering content even easier and more social,” said Amol Sogal, StumbleUpon’s Sr. Mobile Product Manager. “We continue to prioritize and invest in mobile to ensure that Stumbling is fast, fun, and easy-to-use on phones and tablets.”
The new service offers a few new features and upgrades including (Activity Center: View shares and follower notifications in the new Activity Center, New Navigation Menu: One tap access to your likes, lists, interests and followers, Better Browsing: Browse links within Stumbles and use the soft back key to seamlessly return to your original Stumble, Sharing via SMS: Share your favorite discoveries instantly via SMS messaging, Add to List: In two taps you can add to a list with our quick menu, Discover Lists: Find trending, new and recommended lists with an easy-to-use tabbed layout.
Later this summer, StumbleUpon is set to roll out new mobile experiences for iOS and 5by, StumbleUpon’s Webby Award-winning mobile video platform.