It’s been a tabloid since 2004 and comes out from Monday to Saturday. It’s owned by Scotsman Publications, since 2005 part of Johnston Press, who are a major force in regional and local newspaper publishing throughout the United Kingdom.
It currently aligns itself with the Scottish Labour Party and takes a strongly pro-Union stance, although some years ago it was a big supporter of devolution.
A limited amount of content is available in Gaelic.
Apps are available for Android, iPad and Kindle devices.