News App

Canada Lacks Apple News App in iOS 10, Gets Widget Instead

When Apple launched iOS 9, they debuted their own curated news app, made available to customers in the USA. Canadians could easily acquire the app by changing some regional settings, but the hope was we’d see the native app appear in iOS 10. The public release of iOS 10 came earlier this week and to...

Publishers Don’t Seem Impressed with Apple’s News App

According to a new report by Digiday, executives from leading publishers including Joe Ripp, the CEO of Time Inc., do not seem happy with Apple’s recently released News app, due to the underwhelming traffic they are getting from the app as well as from less than impressive user experience and limited user data shared with them by...

Apple’s News App in iOS 9 Grows to Over 50 Publishers

According to a new report from Recode, Apple will have over 50 publishing partners on board when its News app launches this fall alongside iOS 9. When the app was announced in June, it only had 18 publishers. The company hasn’t yet released a full list of publishers, but some previously-confirmed names include the New...

Apple Introduces ‘News’ App to Replace Newsstand in iOS 9

It was speculated in a report just before the WWDC event keynote earlier today that Apple will debut a new free “Flipboard-like product” and also end its Newsstand app. Turns out the report was spot on as Apple has introduced the all new ‘News’ app for iOS, that gets content from publishers across the world, while content...