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App Launch: ABC News App Has Officially Landed on iTunes and Google Play

The new and improved ABC News app is ready for download on your iPhone and Android devices! The redesigned app brings you round-the-clock news and offers an abundance of really cool features that include:

  • Personalized alerts – Be the first to know. When you see a story that interests you, tap the star icon and we’ll send real-time updates right to your phone. 
  • ABC News Inbox – All your saved stories, alerts and follow-ups appear in one place for easy catch up. Swipe to share a headline, or effortlessly stop following a story.
  • Daily Rewind – Lean back, catch up and unwind in the evening with the day’s best video. AirPlay it if you like.
  • Best Reads – Today’s most fascinating news from across the app, all in one place.
  • Watch & Read – Now you can read stories while video is playing – video no longer takes over the entire screen. Build a playlist on the fly to create a personalized watchlist.
  • Radio – Whether you're out for an early-morning jog or driving home, ABC News Radio provides a great hands-free catchup – updated every hour.
  • Your Favorites First – With customizable navigation, you set the order of Sections in the side navigation. When you swipe, your sections will come first.

Get your app today on iTunes or Google Play!


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