Ground - Verified news from the source

The inspiration behind Ground is to put news reporting and verification in the hands of qualified journalists and eyewitnesses.

- Read verified news from over 10,000 news publications
- Unique Map interface
- Track Social Media coverage of the news
- Contact eyewitnesses to get latest updates
- Receive push notifications for verified breaking news
- Receive push notifications for flagged fake news

*Benefits* :
- Burst your filter-bubble
- News from all over the world (no more ignoring Congo!)
- Accountability for every news article
- Cut out the noise

Ground is the only news app you’ll ever need. *Verified* breaking news from CNN, MSNBC, AP, Reuters, Washington Post, BBC, New York Times, etc. and Twitter, Facebook, Reddit, Instagram and YouTube all in one place.

Share, read, and connect with people all over the world on stories and events happening right now.

Be in the know by getting firsthand information on a story. Ground uses geofencing technology allowing you to ask questions and talk to users who are there. News stories are also verified by on-the-ground users to ensure you’re receiving the most accurate, up-to-date information.

Ground combines news and social media in one, integrating content, left and right, from BBC, Reuters, Al Jazeera, CNN, Breitbart, Fox News, NYT, WSJ, etc. so that you never have to go elsewhere. Discover breaking news by navigating our interactive world map. Customize your experience by browsing your favourite categories – from breaking news to politics, sports, entertainment and more.

See something around you worth sharing? Create an event by taking a photo or video of what’s happening.

Ground puts the news in your hands. Find out straight from the source.
Read more
476 total

What's New

-Larger media thumbnails for easier viewing
-Swipe up to close news stories
-More tags to easily navigate between news
Read more

Additional Information

December 10, 2018
Current Version
Requires Android
4.4 and up
Content Rating
Interactive Elements
Users Interact
Offered By
Snapwise Inc.
©2018 GoogleSite Terms of ServicePrivacyDevelopersArtistsAbout Google|Location: United StatesLanguage: English (United States)
By purchasing this item, you are transacting with Google Payments and agreeing to the Google Payments Terms of Service and Privacy Notice.