UK & World News


UK & World News

BBC News reader and home screen widget for your Android phone or tablet. With two million downloads, the original and best BBC News widget by Android developer Jim Blackler. #1 on the market since 2009. Same app, same news; new name. The app has a Home Screen widget and automatic marking of articles you've already read. Users in the USA and elsewhere will see the BBC's world stories, UK users will see the BBC's UK headlines (by default).

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  • Highligths
    Emailed developer and they”
    I like getting news from across the pond”
    This just may be my new main source for world news
    This is my primary news application
    Very well optimised for android and text fits on the”
    Love BBC gives a good variety of news
    UK news and world news”
    So much better than the official bbc news app
    An excellent and brilliant service for news reading application”
    Good quality news in a comfortable format”
  • Keep in mind
    U cannot watch the videos
    Couldnt read any articles when selected and slowed my phone down”
    And recently any links to sports news no longer open either”
    But not killable by advanced task killer which is really annoying”
    Until recently where old news stories keep getting posted as new”
    No live news
    Can't play videos it says "unsupported on your device"”
    Cannot copy text
    Recommend u subscribe to bbc news feed with Google reader”

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