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37 Convenient News Apps

From Summarized News Apps to Niche Political Platforms

— May 19, 2016 — Tech
These convenient news apps range from succinct political platforms to customizable news networks that put viewers in control of the information they are receiving. In today's digital age, more and more traditional media outlets are enhancing convenience in an effort to appeal to younger audiences.

Standouts include niche examples like sports and gaming-focused news apps along with wildlife news platforms that are designed to inform subscribers about animal conservation efforts along the globe.

Digital natives who are interested in more traditional news sources will respond to examples like citizen journalism news apps -- platforms that let regular individuals share breaking news in their location -- along with action-enabling platforms that connect users to advocacy groups or charitable organizations that relate to content they find interesting and important.
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Score
Popularity
Activity
Freshness
37
Real-Time Journalism Apps
Real-Time Journalism Apps
LIVE+ Helps Mobile Journalists Transport Multimedia Through the Cloud
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36
Low-Bandwidth News Apps
Low-Bandwidth News Apps
The Al Jazeera Audio App Broadcasts Audio From Television Broadcasts
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35
Crowdsourced News Platforms
Crowdsourced News Platforms
YouTube Newswire is a Curated Social Media News Platform
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34
Personalized News Apps
Personalized News Apps
The SmartNews App Allows Users to Access Current News Based on Preferences
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33
Succinct Political News Apps
Succinct Political News Apps
The 'BriefMe' App Helps Users Stay Politically Informed on the Go
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32
Educational News Apps
Educational News Apps
This App Supplies Users with Articles That Support Lifelong Learning
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31
Visual News Apps
Visual News Apps
Global News App Vizo Briefly Summarizes Top Stories With Image-Based Content
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30
Personalized News Radio Apps
Personalized News Radio Apps
The Meep News App Curates and Reads a Stream of Personalized Content
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29
Localized Journalism Apps
Localized Journalism Apps
The Ripple Platform Streamlines and Organizes Local News Coverage
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28
Multimedia-Encoding News Apps
Multimedia-Encoding News Apps
The Mobile Viewpoint App Helps Journalists Share Quality Content
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27
Hyper-Local News Platforms
Hyper-Local News Platforms
This App Curates News Stories Based on a User's Exact Location
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26
Conversational News Apps
Conversational News Apps
The Quartz App Offers Conversational News Consumption
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25
Experimental News Platforms
Experimental News Platforms
Coda is Designed to Track Long-Term Crises
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24
Dialoging News Apps
Dialoging News Apps
The Quartzz App Delivers News to Consumers in the Form of a Conversation
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23
Action-Enabling News Apps
Action-Enabling News Apps
Ideal Impact Shows You Advocacy Opportunities Based on What You Read
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22
Bias-Eliminating News Apps
Bias-Eliminating News Apps
News Aggregation App Perspecs Offers Three Outlooks on Every Story
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21
Virtual News Apps
Virtual News Apps
The New Tennessean App Includes 360-Degree News Videos
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20
Personalized News Apps
Personalized News Apps
This Mobile News App is Targeted Towards iOS Users
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19
Customized Genetic News Apps
Customized Genetic News Apps
The Genome Compass App Offers Relevant Gene Sequencing Information
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18
Crowdsourced News Apps
Crowdsourced News Apps
The Sidewire Platofrm Offers News Written by Top Newsmakers in the Industry
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17
Customizable Sports News Apps
Customizable Sports News Apps
This Breaking Sports News App Leverages Social Media News Feeds
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16
World Coverage Apps
World Coverage Apps
The Apple News App is an Updated Version of Its Original Newsstand
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15
Citizen Journalist Apps
Citizen Journalist Apps
The LifeNews Mobile App Collects Crowdsourced Content
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14
Uncustomized News Apps
Uncustomized News Apps
This Content Discovery Engine Finds Articles Outside of Your Filter Bubble
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13
Competitive Gaming News Apps
Competitive Gaming News Apps
The Yahoo Esports App is Designed to Keep Gamers in the Loop
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12
Minimalist News Apps
Minimalist News Apps
'Birdy' is an App That Presents Relevant News Stories to You
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11
Audible News Apps
Audible News Apps
'NewsCast' is a Handy News-Reading App That Dictates Breaking Stories
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10
Pro Sporting News Apps
Pro Sporting News Apps
This App Provides News and Updates From Competitive Gaming Leagues
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9
VR News Platforms
VR News Platforms
USA Today's 'VRtually There' Delivers the News Through Virtual Reality
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8
Curated News Apps
Curated News Apps
‘Nuzzel’ is a New App That Shows Users What Articles Their Friends are Reading
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7
Political Latino Platforms
Political Latino Platforms
'YODECIDO' Recaps Election News from a Hispanic Perspective
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6
Time-Sensitive News Apps
Time-Sensitive News Apps
The 'Few Minutes' App Helps Users Sort Through the News More Quickly
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5
Curated Morning News Apps
Curated Morning News Apps
The 'Refinery29 This AM' App Features Curated News Stories
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4
Summarized News Apps
Summarized News Apps
Pipes Provides Straight-Forward News by Describing an Article's 4 Main Points
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3
Animal News Apps
Animal News Apps
The Dodo's App Shares Stories About Animal Welfare from Around the World
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2
Digital Conversion News Apps
Digital Conversion News Apps
The Peekster App Converts Paper News to Digital News
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1
P2P Live-Streaming Apps
P2P Live-Streaming Apps
The OTT News App Offers Peer-to-Peer Live Streams of Election Coverage
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