Every day, we hand-pick insightful news articles from a variety of reputed news sources and newsletters, and narrate them for you to listen during your commute.
If you are a news junkie that would like to catch up on some good news articles, especially while you drive/commute, this app is for you.
——— It's free to try! Download now. ———
▪ PBS Media Shift : Top-7 News App of the Year
▪ Android Authority : 10 best apps
▪ The Next Web : 15 best apps
▪ The Guardian : 10 best apps
▪ Business Insider : 13 hottest apps
▪ Engadget: "Experience sounded a lot like NPR"
▪ The Verge: "Among the sleekest we've seen yet"
▪ TechCrunch: "Audio app aimed at news junkies"
▪ Variety: "Like Spotify or Pandora for news"
▪ Fast Company: "This app could change news"
▪ Time: "A news radio - like experience you can operate hands-free in your car"
We currently carry only the news sources from USA only.
News beat Plus Subscription:
For access to premium news sources like Associated Press and unlimited listening with limited audio commercials, you can subscribe to News Beat Plus.
Price of the subscription : choose between $17.99 per year or $2.99 per month
Terms of Service : http://www.newsbeat.me/terms
Renewal: The subscription will automatically renew 24 hours prior to end of each subscription year and your credit card will be charged through your iTunes account., unless it is cancelled 24 hours prior to renewal. You can turn off auto-renew at any time from your iTunes account settings. No cancellation of current subscription is allowed during active subscription period.
Fix to a critical crash bug. And changes in the streaming platform.
We highly recommend you upgrade to this version.
Ratings and Reviews
Similar to Umano
Suggestions for improvement:
-We want educational articles on topics such as health, productivity, personal finance, business, etc.
I love Umano, and tried really hard to find this app which does things just like that app. It is of great help for us, English learners.
Can UseRicher Features
Used to love app called Umano...same premise, but with more features and easy navigation.
- Tribune Digital Ventures
- 87.2 MB
- Requires iOS 8.2 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
- Age Rating
- Rated 4+
- © 2014 Stargrid Communications
- In-App Purchases
- Newsbeat Plus $3.99
- Newsbeat Plus $29.99
With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.