The Hawk Eye is entering an exciting new era in digital publishing with the unveiling of a new digital subscription interface and updated mobile app.

The new offerings are being launched with the third-party platform provider Tecnavia, which processes and manages more than 1,700 digital newspaper and magazine products daily.

Readers began seeing these upgrades at thehawkeye.com this week and can begin downloading or updating the Hawk Eye 2-in-1 app on the and immediately.

Help videos on how to log in, using the app and navigating the e-edition can be found on the homepage, right under the e-edition, at . Links to download the apps can also be found there.

Readers are already familiar with print replica e-edition, which offers:

Enhanced display, readability and functionality, with multiple views and reading formats, along with an an e-edition archive of daily publications

Accessibility features, including larger font sizes, text-to-speech narration and translation into multiple languages.

Automated hyperlinking of all page jumps, story continuations, URLS, and emails.

Full segmentation of every article, image and print ad for a complete interactive user experience.

Readers will now receive a limited number of free stories each month before being asked to log in or purchase a Digital Only or Full Access (print and digital) subscription.

Readers who aren鈥檛 quite ready for a long-term commitment will have the option to purchase a Day Pass or fund a Digital Wallet that will allow them to purchase day passes as well as single articles one at a time. And they鈥檒l be able to do that using a credit card or a new easy-to-use Amazon Pay button.

Launching simultaneously with the subscription platform is an updated 2-in-1 app for mobile and tablet. Readers can use that to scan the e-edition each day or browse the latest stories in a constantly updated Live News feed.

Readers also can opt-in to receive mobile breaking news alerts, as well as notifications when a new e-edition is published and available for reading.

While anyone can download and use the app, only subscribers will have full access to all of the premium content and be able to read the e-edition.

Logging in for the first time

A few points that subscribers may want to note when accessing the new e-edition for the first time as it transitions to the new and improved platform:

You will need to use your email address to log in instead of your previous username.

Upon your first login, you will be emailed a link to pick a new password. If you do not select a new password within two weeks, you will be blocked from logging in until you have done so.

If you are a Digital Only subscriber, you will be asked to enter your credit card information again after your existing paid access expires.

Having trouble logging in? Give us a call at 319-754-8461 and we鈥檒l be happy to help.

Other FAQs

How do I purchase or renew a print or digital subscription?

A: Click the Subscribe button or visit the subscription page at to find a full set of Print and Digital subscriptions offered.

Q: How do I purchase a day pass?

A: Anyone visiting a protected article on the homepage or visiting the e-edition without being logged in as a valid subscriber will be offered a Day Pass providing 24-hour access for as low as $1.99, among other options.

Q: How does funding the digital wallet work?

A: You can add funds to a digital wallet that will allow for purchasing of articles or Day Passes at your convenience. Single articles are only available for purchase on the website and not on the e-edition or app. The Day Pass, however, does provide access to the website, e-edition and app.

Q. What澳门开奖 the Amazon Pay button?

A: Day Pass and Digital Wallet can be purchased with a credit card or with Amazon Pay. The button for Amazon Pay will appear after selecting one of those options. You can easily log in and complete your purchase using your Amazon account.

How do I download and sign into the app?

A: The app is available for iOS (Apple App Store) and Android (Google Play). Visiting the e-edition from your phone or tablet will give a direct option for downloading the app from the appropriate store.

Q: Can I subscribe through the app?

A: Not at this time.

Q: How do existing users change their password?

A: Users can change their password from the My Account of the homepage or e-edition. If they don鈥檛 know their password they should press the 鈥淔orgot Password鈥 from the login form

Q: Where can I find support for navigating the new e-edition?

A:A help tab is available in the e-edition on both the desktop and mobile version and in the app. You can find it here: