By Circa 1605, Inc.
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Save time and stay informed. Circa is your personal news wire, delivering to you the most important stories the minute they happen, and enabling you to follow those that matter to you so you'll never miss what happens next!
Long news articles and small screens don't play well together. Circa's editors work hard to solve that problem by condensing the news and making it easier to read while on-the-go. Hunting for updates to a story you care about is also a thing of the past with Circa's new feature, Wire. Follow any story and any time Circa's editors have an update we'll notify you, showing you only what's new – no more repetitive reading!
In Circa News 3 we've added a brand-new feature we call Wire. Each day you'll get a Daily Brief that will have stories, carefully curated by our news team, but always up-to-date in the minute you read it. With Circa, you won't have to settle for stale news digests.
Don't work to get the news, let the news work for you! Our editors strive to make the news easier and faster to read, covering the day's Top Stories, and everything from World News to Technology to more Offbeat topics.
• Catch up quick – Never worry about intimidatingly long articles again! Circa's news team boils down stories to just the facts, keeping you informed and saving you time!
• Follow the news – Rather than constantly re-reading articles on the same subject, Circa News allows you to follow stories that you’d like to stay up with. We'll send you push notifications each time a story you follow has been updated!
• Never miss breaking news – Using Circa News is the easiest way to keep up with breaking news. We're very careful about what we consider breaking news, sending you a notification as events occur, then allowing you to follow stories as they develop.
• Get a Daily Brief with all of the most important stories, delivered to you at a time of your choosing.
• Share stories & points that you find interesting via Email, Messaging, or Facebook & Twitter.
• Circa’s news coverage is produced by our own editorial staff from the best sources, which we provide alongside each point if you're curious.
• Every pixel in the app, artfully crafted
P.S. We also love hearing from our readers! If you'd like to send in any feedback, just hit us up at email@example.com and we'll be sure to respond.
What's New in Version 3.1.3
This update fixes some critical bugs. Most notably, If you've experienced empty pages when loading the app, this is your update!
Back to five stars
After instituting smooth scrolling I'm happy to come back to Circa. They have digests of the news, and news that is more story-oriented versus the relatively context free snapshots offered by some other outlets. Plus the follow feature is useful: I wish all news had it. Following the development of a story or situation brings a greater understanding of our world.
Best news app for smartphones
Nothing else comes close, news made for mobile. Slick, gorgeous presentation. Just the right amount of information for reading on iPhones. Wire custom newsfeed and "Follow" puts them in a category all by themselves. No other news app is even in the same league as Circa. Delete the rest, this is all you will need.
New update no longer shows feed.
Used to function flawlessly and was my go-to news app, but the update seemingly broke all functionality. Can't wait for the next update that will hopefully fix this.
Update: Well, they fixed that issue quickly. Thanks devs!
- Category: News
- Updated: May 07, 2015
- Version: 3.1.3
- Size: 29.4 MB
- Apple Watch: Yes
- Language: English
- Seller: Circa 1605, Inc.
- © Circa 1605, Inc.
Compatibility: Requires iOS 7.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimized for iPhone 5, iPhone 6, and iPhone 6 Plus.