Editors' Note: The "Download Now" link directs you to the iTunes App Store, where you must continue the download process. You must have iTunes installed in order to open the link, and you must have an active iTunes account to download the application.
The AP Mobile News Network, powered by the Associated Press, helps you keep up-to-date with what's happening anywhere, in your hometown and across the globe. Personalize your news to meet your needs. Choose from entertainment, sports, election coverage, and finance--all the news is at your fingertips. Select local news from your trusted local newspapers and broadcasters and combine it with the best of the AP's videos, photo galleries, and national and international coverage.
AP Mobile News Network is one of your better choices for keeping up with the latest news on your iPhone or iPod Touch. This free, easy-to-use application has a gratifyingly responsive interface that gives you quick access to news headlines, photos, and videos.
Headlines are broken down into Top News, Local (you can specify your ZIP code or use your iPhone's location), Sports, Business, Travel, Politics, and Showbiz, each with further subcategories (for example, baseball, auto racing, hockey, and so on, under Sports) that you choose from a slick, sliding, horizontal navigation bar. It's easy to save stories to read later and also share stories with friends using e-mail or SMS. The application even has an option for submitting a "report" on a story, along with a photo.
AP Mobile will now take advantage of the iPhone and iPod Touch's new ability to push breaking news stories when the app is closed, to feeds representing stories you'd like to be pinged about. In addition to saving stories and sharing them through text, e-mail, Facebook and Twitter, Evernote users can also file them in their personal notes. If you're looking for a fast way to stay up to date on the latest news, AP Mobile News Network is an excellent choice.
AP Mobile News lets you keep up to do on what's happening anywhere, in your home town or across the globe. Personalize your news to meet your needs. Choose form entertainment, sports, and top stories. Combine local news from your trusted local newspapers and broadcasters with AP's videos, photo galleries, and international coverage.
What's new in this version:
Version 3.0 adds push notifications, smooth scrolling, integration with Evernote, and grayed-out headlines for stories you've already read.