SmartNews: Breaking News Headlines

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SmartNews: Breaking News Headlines

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Store Category Version Last Update Avg. ratings
Android News & Magazines 5.1.2 March 13, 2018 4.23

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Version 5.1.2 released on March 13, 2018
- General improvements
- New publisher channels: NerdWallet, Self, World Economic Forum Agenda

Version 5.1.1 released on March 04, 2018
- General improvements
- New publisher channels: NerdWallet, Self, World Economic Forum Agenda

Version 5.1.0 released on February 20, 2018
- General bug fixes
- Get the latest medal count and team USA news in our "Winter Games" channel
- Catching up with NY Fashion Week news? Read Elle, Vogue, InStyle, Glamour or Harper's Bazaar in SmartNews.

Version 5.0.12 released on January 21, 2018
- Update: Better, faster, smarter news!
- New publisher channels: Cooking Panda, Audio (podcasts and audio clips from Audioburst)

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App Description

SmartNews is the award-winning news app downloaded by 25+ million readers in 100+ countries!

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

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.


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


Breaking News --
Notifications for breaking news headlines.

Smart Mode --
Readability mode for optimal news reading experience.

Offline News Reading --
Fetch trending news and read it offline.


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

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SmartNews: Breaking News Headlines Ranking History | News & Magazines

SmartNews: Breaking News Headlines daily app ranking in News & Magazines category for the last 30 days.

SmartNews: Breaking News Headlines Worldwide Rankings | News & Magazines

SmartNews: Breaking News Headlines rankings per country in News & Magazines category.

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