USA TODAY

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USA TODAY

USA TODAY,


Store Category Version Last Update Avg. ratings
Apple News 5.7.2 April 12, 2018 4.5

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Version 5.7.2 released on April 12, 2018
• We’ve added new PHOTO GALLERIES to swipe through right from the section fronts. As you scroll through stories, when you see a gallery with a larger image, just swipe to view all the amazing images. When you’re done, continue scrolling for the next story. • Sports scores are updating even faster now. • Lots of other bug fixes and performance improvements.

Version 5.7.1 released on April 04, 2018
• We’ve added new PHOTO GALLERIES to swipe through right from the section fronts. As you scroll through stories, when you see a gallery with a larger image, just swipe to view all the amazing images. When you’re done, continue scrolling for the next story. • Sports scores are updating even faster now. • Lots of other bug fixes and performance improvements.

Version 5.7.0 released on April 02, 2018
• We’ve added new PHOTO GALLERIES to swipe through right from the section fronts. As you scroll through stories, when you see a gallery with a larger image, just swipe to view all the amazing images. When you’re done, continue scrolling for the next story. • Sports scores are updating even faster now. • Lots of other bug fixes and performance improvements.

Version 5.6.0 released on March 01, 2018
• Now you can leave us feedback on articles - let us know how our content is meeting your needs. • We've made additional improvements to smooth out scrolling within the app, no more "jumpy" articles. • Lots of other bug fixes and performance improvements.

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App Description

From Pulitzer Prize winning storytelling and photography, to rich-media videos, USA TODAY not only delivers the news, but completely immerses you in it. With our local-to-national coverage, you can add news stories happening right in your own communities. FEATURES: • NEWS: Browse or search for national, local, most popular and recommended stories. • NEWS ALERTS: Get news as it breaks by opting in for push notifications on News, Sports, Life, Money or Tech. Rich notifications give you an article preview, plus save and share from your lock screen. • WEATHER: Be prepared with live weather information from hourly to 10-day forecasts. Enable location services to customize local weather news and other location-based services. (Continued use of GPS running in background can decrease battery life.) • SCORES: Stay up to speed on the latest NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, MLS, NCAA Football & Basketball scores as well as news from the worlds of Golf, NASCAR, IndyCar, UFC, Fantasy Sports and more. • PUZZLES: Enjoy USA TODAY created daily crossword and Sudoku (iPad only) puzzles. • STOCKS: Get a clear picture of the financial world, from stocks and IPOs to taxes and takeovers. Get personal finance tips and advice to improve your portfolio. • SAVED STORIES: Save your favorite stories to read later. • NIGHT MODE: Enable this to view the app using a black background and white text. ADDITIONAL FEATURES: • APPLE WATCH: Link the app to your Apple Watch to receive alerts to the stories you want to know as they happen. • WIDGET: Get a quick update on the latest headlines from your Home and Lock screen! No time to read the full story? Tap the bookmark icon to save for later. • iPAD PRO ENHANCED: Experience our captivating photography and stories in full screen or multitasking mode. • 3D TOUCH: Use 3D touch on our app icon from the homescreen for a quick shortcut to weather and your saved stories. AD-FREE SUBSCRIPTION OPTION: Now available on iPhone and iPad - Subscribe today and experience great storytelling with no ads. Purchase an ad free subscription for $2.99/month with a 2 week free trial. Subscriptions are charged to your iTunes account at confirmation of purchase and automatically renew each month or year, unless turned off in your iTunes account settings at least 24 hours before the end of the current period. See "Subscription Support" in the app's Settings for more details and customer service contact information. Privacy Policy: http://static.usatoday.com/privacy/ Terms of Service:http://static.usatoday.com/terms/ TELL US WHAT YOU THINK: Our app features are constantly being improved based on your feedback, so tell us what you love and what you’d like to see more (or less) of. Contact us at: USATODAYmobile@usatoday.com or on Twitter @usatodaymobile. For additional information, please visit http://www.usatoday.com/mobile-apps.

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USA TODAY Ranking History | News

USA TODAY daily app ranking in News category for the last 30 days.

USA TODAY Worldwide Rankings | News

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