ABC News - Breaking US & World News
By ABC Digital
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Breaking U.S. and world news and the latest updates on entertainment, politics, health, technology, science and business news – ABC News for iPhone and Apple Watch has you covered morning, noon and night:
- When you’re on the go, personalized alerts keep you from missing out
- When news is breaking, watch live coverage while browsing the rest of the app
- When it’s time for a change of pace, fascinating stories await in Best Reads
- In the car, ABC News Radio catches you up – hands-free
- In the evening, the day’s best video is cued up in Daily Rewind
Read stories and watch clips from your favorite ABC News shows including Good Morning America, World News, Nightline, This Week and 20/20.
What's New in Version 4.25
Bug fixes. From the previous version:
Experience the magic and simplicity of glanceable moments with ABC News on Apple Watch!
- Be the first to know with personalized notifications
- Start an audio stream from ABC News Radio
- Stay current with Top Stories and Best Reads curated for your wrist – then tap "Save & Follow" to continue the experience
- When news breaks, seamlessly transition to live video coverage with Handoff
Still a few bugs
The app doesn't crash as bad as it used to but it still crashes. Mainly when you are trying to share a story with someone else. Also, when you go to your saved stories list, you will often find a different story than the one you had saved. I'll go back to the newsfeed to find the story I saved and it doesn't show the star being marked. There have been many times where I've tried multiple times to save one story only to have a different story show in my saved list.
So much clutter to get through!
Wow. What a sucky app. While I like ABC news, I hate this app. When I opened it today from a new notification I was told I won an iPhone - well, not really, I was offered a "free" iPhone if I complete "offers". And I had to clear this away 3 times to get to the 3 lines of news on a topic I wanted to read, that was buried within pages and pages of other ads. Minimal content and pervasive and invasive advertising. Shame on you ABC. I thought those offer ads were relegated to junk mail...
Thanks for keeping me in the loop
As a couple, we finish our day by checking out the stories of the day. This is a quick and easy way to see what is going on in the world.
- Category: News
- Updated: Jun 10, 2015
- Version: 4.25
- Size: 38.2 MB
- Apple Watch: Yes
- Languages: English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Simplified Chinese, Spanish, Traditional Chinese
- Seller: ABC Digital
- © ABC News
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.