SmartNews: Local Breaking News by SmartNews, Inc. (Universal)
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Released: Oct 1, 2014
Version: 8.3.0
Size: 65 MB
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SmartNews: Local Breaking News

SmartNews, Inc.
SmartNews is the award-winning news app downloaded by 40+ million readers in 100+ countries!

SmartNews analyzes millions of articles every day to deliver the top trending news stories influencing the world right now.

News From All Sides! SmartNews delivers high-quality news headlines and breaking news from top news publishers: NBC News, MSNBC, USA Today, TIME, The Huffington Post, Bleacher Report, Quartz, The Verge, VICE, VOX, AP, Reuters, Buzzfeed, Fast Company and more.

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Reviews:
“Better than Feedly or Flipboard. Love it!” Jack C.
“Much better than the new version of Apple News.” - Polidoc
“Been using Google News but this is better. Much easier to share.” Eddie H.
“Literally one of the best news apps… It ranks with the likes of BBC News.” -lightspeed12

“Browse headlines quickly, customize your channels and read the news offline. SmartNews is an excellent free alternative to other popular news apps.”
- CNET

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Features:
Breaking News
Notifications for breaking news stories.

Trusted News
300+ top US & World news publications.

Offline News
Fetch trending news and read news offline.

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Awards:
- Best of 2013 (Japan) - Apple
- Best App of the Year, 2013 (Japan) - Google

What's new in version 8.3.0
- General improvements to make sure we provide the news that matters to you.
- New channels include The Texas Tribune, Stars and Stripes, ITPro and many more.
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Our verdict: Great!
  • + SmartNews: Local Breaking News is a highly rated app (4.5-star).
  • + The app is free.
  • + SmartNews: Local Breaking News is currently ranked #21 in free News apps for iPhone, as well as #36 in free News apps for iPad.
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