Popular Magazines for free on your Firefox, Safari and iPhone
Free digital issues of several popular magazines are available via Zinio for free to iPhone users. However if you are using Safari or Firefox browser on your computer can also view the magazine by changing the user agent in your browser( via – Techtrends).Some of the magazine available through Zinio are U.S. News & World Report, Playboy, Popular Photography, Men’s Health, Popular Mechanics, PC Magazine, Elle, Technology Review, Macworld UK, Lonely Planet, Reader’s Digest, etc.
To read the magazines you only need to enter your email address which then subscribes to their mailing list, and you’ll be able to view the full digital issues magazines.
If you are using Firefox browser just follow as given below.
* In the URL bar, enter “about:config”
* Right click anywhere on the page, go down to New and over to String
* You will be prompted to enter the preference name. Enter: general.useragent.override
* You will next be prompted to enter a “string value”. Enter: Mozilla/5.0 (iPhone; U; CPU like Mac OS X; en) AppleWebKit/420.1 (KHTML, like Gecko) Version/3.0 Mobile/4A102 Safari/419 (United States)
* Once you have hit OK, you have morphed your Firefox into an iPhone mobile browser
For Safari browser
* Open Safari and go to preferences.
* Click the Advanced tab and check the box that says “show develop menu in menu bar”
* Go up to the Develop Menu > User Agent > Mobile Safari 1.1.3 – iPhone.
* Navigate to Zinio and start enjoying the magazines