news apps

  • Sneak Peek At Flipboard’s Apple Watch App

    Sneak Peek At Flipboard’s Apple Watch App

    Among the many new applications designed for Apple Watch, there are still a few big names who had yet to reveal how their apps will look and operate. One of those names is Flipboard, the social magazine app which is currently available on iOS, Android, Windows, and more recently, the web. The company offered a preview of their forthcoming Apple Watch app, which they’ll cover in more… Read More

  • Timeline Launches News App To Give You The Context Behind The Day’s Headlines

    Timeline Launches News App To Give You The Context Behind The Day’s Headlines

    One big complaint about current news coverage is that there’s not enough context — an article or TV report might tell you what happened today, but it gives you no understanding about the history that led up to today’s news. Now a startup called Timeline is aiming to change that. When you open the Timeline app, it might look at first like just another news aggregator. Read More

  • Nuzzel Releases An iPhone News App With Simple Setup And Personalized Alerts

    Nuzzel Releases An iPhone News App With Simple Setup And Personalized Alerts

    For those of us who have been following social news startup Nuzzel, there’s been a long wait for the startup today’s iPhone launch. I first spoke about Nuzzel with founder Jonathan Abrams (who also founded Friendster) back in September 2012. Since then, Nuzzel has been a browser-and-email product, although Abrams told me recently that the iPhone app was “95 percent… Read More

  • Among News Apps, Flipboard Drives The Most Traffic For Publishers (According to Onswipe)

    Among News Apps, Flipboard Drives The Most Traffic For Publishers (According to Onswipe)

    Mobile publishing startup Onswipe is releasing data today that looks at the popularity of mobile newsreading apps from the perspective of digital publishers. Onswipe’s platform allows publishers to create mobile-optimized versions of their websites and ads, so the company says it can track every time an article from one of its partner sites is loaded in a news app. In the period from… Read More