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CNN App for iPhone

By CNN Interactive Group, Inc.


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CNN connects you to the world, wherever you are.

Stay informed with the latest headlines and original stories from from Capitol Hill and across the globe. Follow up-to-the-minute reporting with breaking news alerts and live video. Lead the conversation by sharing today’s news and dig deeper into the stories that matter most to you.

- Get CNN news at a glance on your Apple Watch across 12 personalized categories
- Get breaking news alerts and follow top stories as they develop
- Watch live CNN TV events and shows (as available; check with your cable or satellite provider)
- Get in-depth coverage of international, politics, opinion, tech and entertainment stories
- Elections coverage: Follow up-to-the-minute live blogs, roundups, election results, analysis and commentary

Have questions or feedback on the CNN App? Email us at with your suggestions on how we can create the best possible experience for you.

What's New in Version 4.2

Bug fixes
Minor performance enhancements

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Customer Reviews

Biased and terrible

First of all this app used to run smooth like butter I have an iPhone 6 and I'm sure it has more than enough power to run a news app. Why then does it lag around for 5 minutes before I can even scroll down? Super poor optimization I assume. Then you can finally get to read the America hating leftist media articles that just absolutely destroy what the NEWS is about. No one cares about your opinion. No one cares what you think is virtuous. That's the best part of American media is the reader is allowed to make their own decision on what they think is right and wrong. Not get what you think is "best for the people" shoved down their throat. Shove it up your ***. I want to know the truth and you can't give it to me....ever. I am constantly looking to other media (except social) to guide me through the gunk to find out what is actually going on. Fox and other news sources are bad too but good god CNN takes the cake. Every piece written should have a big fat opinion written directly below the title because never do you get the truth. So if you are looking for a good news app and aren't a hardcore lefty this one probably isn't for you.

Biased coverage

I read as many news sources that I can via computer or my phone. I like to read them all and form my opinion based on all combined sources. I read CNN, USA Today, Fox, Detroit Free Press and my local news in Jacksonville, FL. All with the exception of my local news (at least not as apparent) make it obvious the personal views of the authors. I miss the days when it was just plain old reporting without the bias from the journalists. CNN used to be may favorite, but it has changed so much. Fox is the same. USA Today is guilty as well. It saddens me that the news organizations seem to be guiding us how to think and who to vote for. I need to know what is going on in the world, but I just don't know who is reliable any longer. Please try to go back to the days when readers couldn't tell which side of the political spectrum the journalists or the anchors were leaning towards. It almost seems the media is becoming state controlled. Please take bias out if reporting.

App Review

Who do you have for customers. You must have cave people for customers. I don't usually write reviews, nor do I usually read reviews; but this time I was so amazed I read 100 reviews & I couldn't believe how many totally out of it customers you had. Previously there were the complaints about the lead in voice that was on the App & now there's the complaints about everything on the App. These people want a newspaper, not an App, they should go back to their caves. & read a newspaper not an up to today's news App. This is 2014, not 1914. Get with the program & get your head out of the sand. Excellent App, do not go backwards; keep up the good work. No need to go backward. Thank you for an excellent App.

CNN App for iPhone
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Offers Apple Watch App for iPhone
  • Free
  • Category: News
  • Updated:
  • Version: 4.2
  • Size: 53.1 MB
  • Apple Watch: Yes
  • Language: English
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Rated 12+ for the following:
  • Infrequent/Mild Realistic Violence
  • Infrequent/Mild Mature/Suggestive Themes
  • Infrequent/Mild Alcohol, Tobacco, or Drug Use or References
  • Infrequent/Mild Sexual Content and Nudity

Compatibility: Requires iOS 8.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.

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