The technology industry has invaded the world of publishing. Facebook launched Instant Articles, Google launched an open platform with publishers like Twitter and Apple have their own app news.There are also Flipboard, Yahoo, LinkedIn and AOL, which have continued updating its news platform, showing that there is interest in the world of news on mobile platforms. These are the best apps of news is available for iPhone and Android that are on the market.
Apple’s News comes preinstalled on all iOS devices, and unfortunately, like most of Apple applications, is still available on the platforms of Android. The application News focuses primarily on pictures and videos load quickly, and publications such as The New York Times and National Geographic have partnered with the company to make its content available. Users can also follow trends or individual issues, ranging from general areas such as policy to specific topics like HTML5.
It is not Google Reader, but Google News & Weather offers a variety of news from different publications. In addition to the headlines and the climate where you are located, the users can go to the suggestion section, to find what most suits your tastes, according to your most recent searches. Users can underline the importance of a specific topic such as technology for example, or recent news.
Previously known as MSN News, Microsoft News is easy to use to quickly get the news you need. When you open it for the first time, you will be asked to select the topics that interest you, and you can change those issues quickly at any time.
The main windows show you news that the app believes are relevant to you, but you can move between the topics at the top of the screen and change to the news purely local in your area.
You can choose alerts from the last hour and you can sign in to sync your preferences between devices. It is a great news app lightweight, that simply works.
Associated Press covers news from around the world with a great team of reporters dedicated to covering virtually all topics and trends. The complementary application of the service are free of the gloss and glamour usual offered by other news services, but for people who want to (only) get information (and little more), it is a very useful resource.
By far, one of the news sources most popular in the world. The application of the New York Times contains everything that you would expect from a news app: minute alerts, offline reading and sharing on social networks; but it also has some features that you will not find in other applications. There are audio and video options, although one of the additions a more advanced is the augmented reality, which allows you to look at the costumes of David Bowie or meet with olympic athletes, world-class face-to-face. Unfortunately, in order to obtain access to this does not comes for free, and will cost you $15 dollars a month for basic access unlimited to all the articles, or $130 dollars for a full year.
Financial Times is the ideal place to visit if you’re looking for the latest news on the most important events. In most cases, the news that you’ll find in the Financial Times have a certain emphasis on the business and the financial markets, which makes it perfect if you want to know the latest developments in the world of business. You can follow topics of particular interest and receive notifications of breaking news.
The BBC is a news organization known around the world dedicated to keep you updated about the latest issues and news. Unlike other news sources, the news app the BBC is not afraid to offer a little more fun with your items, and also comes with a news channel in vivo that is included directly in the application. If you register, you will receive an alert each time the application consider that the breaking news are sufficiently urgent as to warrant your attention, which is a great way to keep up to date.
CNN was the first news channel cable, 24 hours, and its official app works as a condensed version of the site. Offers a wide variety of items, mainly with a focus on the hearings of the U.S., as well as a lot of original content from CNN that you can’t see in any other place. The video plays a main role in the coverage on CNN, so that fans of the news video should be able to find a lot of material here.
News Republic provides you with a variety of stories from different media in a single place. Customize your application to show the stories that interest you, or choose specific points that you want to see. With more than 10,000 news sources to choose from and you can comment and share the stories that most interest you. Its interface is easy to use and allows you to scroll through different stories quickly.
BuzzFeed took over the world with its fun content and lists viral. The application consolidates everything in one place, while allows you to customize the type of articles that match your tastes. You can search the menu to find questionnaires and what are the breaking news. BuzzFeed also has an app of news, more serious, that you can get here.
SmartNews brings you the latest breaking news and categorized by topic. Presents them in a simple way and is easy to navigate the application. You can search for new content of things that suit your interests. Includes news, NBC News, Medium, USA Today, TIME, Bleacher Report, Quartz, VICE, Reuters, AP, Perez Hilton and many others.
The death of Google Reader fu a tragedy for many user, but to Feedly was a blessing. The service saw a large increase of users during the subsequent weeks. You can select different publications of Feedly. The application allows you to save and store articles. You can select multiple publications from the board of searches and put them under topics. You can save articles to read them later.
Flipboard created a new mobile experience that focuses on providing the reader with the most exciting stories of the day in a magazine and Flipboard offers a wide variety of topics, regardless of what your main topics of interest.
Reddit finally released an official application last year and has become, quickly, in one of the best ways to experience Reddit on Android and iOS. It is a great way to keep up to date with the latest news through the subreddits different. In addition, the users vote in favor of the popular content and comment on the same.
Reuters, which is one of the applications of news most well-known and is home to 2,500 reporters in 200 locations, covering absolutely everything that can qualify as news. In addition, it provides you with a personalized experience, as it allows you to create some news alerts, and can even help you keep an eye on the stock market. The function Leading publishers means that you can keep up-to-date with the events quickly, and choose to save an article for later reading with offline mode and night mode.
Incl you select a flow of news that is reliable. You can filter, in addition, the publications and editions that are most important to you, so your feed will always show items that you want to read. It is fast and has a very modern design that is easy to use and no ads.
Al Jazeera was the first news channel 24 hours covering all the information in the Middle East, and it quickly became the most popular media of that region. However, currently, this medium has grown and developed so much, that not only reports on the Middle East, but covering news from all over the world. The application has access to news coverage 24 hours a day, video clips of the most important stories and lots of news, featured articles and opinions from all over the world.
Inoreader is another app that brings you news from around the world directly to you. Choose between the 28 sections which are your favorite and thus, you will receive only the information that most interests you.
This application allows you to save web pages for later viewing and searching for content that you have liked in the past. Best of all is that you will remember what articles you’ve read and show you only the content that you have not yet seen. Since it is an RSS reader, you can also subscribe to your favorite channels of YouTube. It is compatible with Android or iOS, and there’s a version designed especially for iPads.
If you like sports, whether it be the NFL, NBA or Premier League Soccer, this is the app for you. It offers a large amount of information, including detailed statistics that you won’t find in many similar applications. In addition, it shows the scores in real time along with complete information about your teams and players, all in an attractive interface. If you’re looking for an application that specializes in sports, then you have found your best choice. If you are a user of iOS, there is also an app Apple Watch.
If you prefer to listen to your news, then the application NPR News Radio may be what you are looking for. Follows and listens to the national and local news on your smart phone, then create a playlist of your favorites, or just listen to podcasts of public radio. The application also finds local stations that use the GPS of your phone, so that you can even be aware of the news near your home.
News360 is a news applications more well-known, since not only is it very aesthetic, but it also offers very rich content. The way that allows you to search your favorite topics, sites, or specific news what makes it similar to Flipboard, and it works just as well. It offers not only integration with iMessage, but it also has an application for Apple Watch to iOS users. You can connect the application to your Facebook, Twitter and Google Plus to share the news, and is compatible with the integration of Pocket, Instapaper and Evernote. It also allows you to save stories so you can read them later.
*Updated by Maria Teresa Lopes the 04 October 2019.
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