The app has been completely redesigned for speed and usability. In addition to a number of new features, we hope you find the format allows easier reading and crisp photos and video for a more dynamic experience.
ABC Action News is Taking Action For You with leading local news coverage, "Certified Most Accurate" weather forecasts, and award-winning I-Team investigations on TV, online, on your phone and tablet.
ABC Action News has been named the Associated Press’ Best Overall News Operation for the past five years in a row.
Please review the app and let us know what you think.
We put a lot of thought into the best collection of sites to include for Tampa. It's also easy to share an article via email when you find something your friends and family might be interested in.
Current sites included
- Tampa Tribune
- St. Petersburg Times
- NBC Tampa WFLA
- ABC Tampa WFTS
- CBS Tampa WTSP
- FOX Tampa WTVT
- outside.in Tampa
- Tampa Bay Business Journal
- Tampa Bay Weather
* NEWS - view official news and press releases as they come out
* EVENTS - view upcoming events in and around Tampa
* JOBS - view the latest job openings at the City of Tampa
* SOCIAL - connect with the mayor and the City of Tampa on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and more
* CONTACT US - view and call contact numbers for hurricane information, city services, code enforcement, and more
* CUSTOMER SERVICE CENTER - send messages to the city with questions, requests for service, and more
* UTILITY BILL PAYMENT - view a City of Tampa utility account and optionally make a payment
* ACTIVE DEVELOPMENT - stay tuned for more features in the next update (coming soon)
Found a problem with this app? Report it here: http://www.tampagov.net/msg?id=753
Have a feature you would like added to the app? Request it here: http://www.tampagov.net/msg?id=754
You can watch live & replayed FOX 13 broadcasts. Plus, get SkyTower radar images, traffic updates, sports scores, and breaking MyFoxTampaBay.com news -- all designed specifically for your iPhone, iPad or Android device.
Live FOX 13 broadcasts & replays
Live SkyTower radar feed
Animated SkyTower radar images for your community
Bay area weather forecast, satellite loops, and marine conditions
Interactive radar map
Current weather watches & warnings
The latest on the Buccaneers, Rays, Lightning, Bulls, and other sports
Check the traffic as you head out the door
The e-Paper is an exact replica of the printed newspaper. You can flip through pages and skim headlines just as you would with the printed newspaper in your hands. View articles, photos, games and comics with the click of a button.
The Tampa Tribune e-Paper offers many exciting features including:
30 Day Archive
Daily notification feature
Includes Highlands Today, Hernando, Pasco Tribune & MacDill Thunderbolt
WFTV offers 8 hours of live newscasts streamed each weekday on WFTV Eyewitness News for mobile and 6+ hours on the weekends. In addition, you’ll find recorded video reports from WFTV’s award winning staff of reporters and photographers.
Central Florida news and weather is delivered as a major part of this free service. It includes the 5-Day Forecast from Severe Weather Center 9 and also features Doppler 9 HD Radar, along with regional microclimate radar views for the surrounding counties. WFTV’s team of meteorologists has the most accurate weather technology and delivers fresh and updated weather forecasts for Central Florida.
Live Drive Time Traffic is a key component of WFTV Eyewitness News for mobile, offering commuters the latest technology for pinpointing traffic trouble spots, showing real-time speed and traffic data, point-to-point drive times and live interactive traffic maps.
WFTV’s coverage of Central Florida sports teams include the many local high school and college sports teams in Central Florida, along with the Orlando Magic, Orlando Predators, Orlando Solar Bears, Orlando City Soccer, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Tampa Bay Lightning, Tampa Bay Rays, Jacksonville Jaguars, Miami Dolphins, Miami Marlins, Miami Heat and Florida Panthers and of course the PGA Tour and NASCAR.
This WFTV Eyewitness News app platform connects with our active and engaged social media community using Twitter and Facebook and allows for submission of user generated photos, videos and commenting. We have a wealth of slideshows and photo galleries for viewers to enjoy.
WFTV Eyewitness News promises to deliver 24/7 updated coverage that is complete and in-depth on the major stories of the day. We uncover and investigate important Central Florida news stories --- bringing unique coverage angles that connect with our viewers.
Strong enterprise journalism is the foundation of the WFTV Eyewitness News team --- delivering issue-oriented news that is meaningful and important.
This app is optimized for Android OS 4.0+. For users with OS versions below 4.0 we encourage you to update your OS to enjoy the benefits of our application.
Here are just a few of the many features of our new app:
• Improved push notifications for Breaking News
• Attractive layout for ease of use
• Convenient sharing capabilities
• Frequent updates to ensure the latest news is always at your disposal
• All the latest news as it happens
• Watch or listen to the latest news headlines
• Opt in for breaking news push notifications
• Download the latest stories when you have a signal and then read them offline at your leisure
• Share stories to a range of social networks, or email/SMS to a friend
• Personalise the home screen by adding, removing and re-ordering news categories to suit your preferences
• Listen live to BBC World Service radio
• Home screen widgets to keep you up to date
• Settings to allow the app to automatically update in the background
• Set text size to suit your preferences
• Ability to send stories, video, and photos directly to the BBC News team
• Full range of News categories: Top stories, US & Canada, Europe, Latin America, Asia, Middle East, Africa, UK, Technology, Business, Features & Analysis, Science & Environment, Entertainment & Arts, Health, Also In The News, Sport
• Ability to store the app on the SD card. Widgets will not be available if you choose to use this function. This is a feature of the Android system.
*Currently unavailable for devices running 2.2 and below. We are working on a fix and this will be available soon.
• Push notifications for big breaking news stories
• Landscape support for all devices
• Various bug fixes including an issue that occasionally caused duplicate push notifications.
If you choose to receive push notifications, a unique identifier relating to your device will be stored by ProcessOne on behalf of the BBC to provide you with the service.
No other personal data relating to you (such as a username or email address) is processed. The BBC will keep your information secure and not share it with anyone else in accordance with the BBC’s Privacy and Cookies Policy, available at http://www.bbc.co.uk/privacy/
You can choose to unsubscribe from push notifications in the app’s settings screen.
• INTERNET: Used to get the latest news content from the BBC
• ACCESS_NETWORK_STATE: Used to determine whether you are on 3G or WiFi to deliver the best quality content
• WAKE_LOCK: Used if you enable background updates in settings
• GET_ACCOUNTS: Used to determine if your device is capable of receiving Push messages
• C2D_RECEIVE/C2D_MESSAGE: Used to receive Push messages if you opt in
Over 10 million people use Pocket to easily save articles, videos, and other web content for later. With Pocket, all your items go to one place, so you can view, organize and share them anytime, on any device, even offline.
Don’t lose track of the interesting things you find by emailing yourself links, keeping a long list of bookmarks, or simply letting tabs pile up in your browser for later. Just save them to Pocket, and they’ll be ready whenever you are.
WHAT CAN I SAVE FOR LATER?
Save articles, news stories, blog posts, videos, recipes, and any web links that you find online or from your favorite apps.
If it’s in Pocket, it’s seamlessly synced across your phone, tablet, and computer. Perfect for commutes, travel, or curling up on your couch.
BETTER VIEWING EXPERIENCE
Read articles and watch videos in a beautiful easy-to-view layout that improves the viewing experience of any page.
Pocket even works when you’re offline. Access links and articles you’ve saved even without an Internet connection. You can also set Pocket to only download when connected to Wi-Fi to reduce data usage.
Archive or Favorite links you’ve read or watched. Add Tags to organize related content into topics or categories and stay in sync across all your devices.
USE WITH YOUR FAVORITE APPS AND SITES
Whether you’re browsing online or on-the-go with apps like Flipboard and Feedly, Pocket lets you save great content wherever you find it. You can save for later with a single click from any share menu on your phone or your computer using our Browser Extensions or bookmarklets for Chrome, Safari, Firefox, and Internet Explorer. After you’re done reading or watching, send the articles and videos you enjoyed to another friend’s Pocket, or share to Facebook, Twitter, Evernote, or email.
Save as many articles, videos and links as you want. Pocket will highlight the best and most relevant items in your list, organized by topic, source, and length, so that you can always find something interesting to read or watch.
Upgrade anytime to Premium for a more powerful Pocket experience. Pocket Premium unlocks a permanent library for the articles and webpages you save; gives you full-text, topic, tag, and author search to help you find exactly what you’re looking for; and delivers suggested tags that take the work out of organizing your list.
Learn more about us at http://www.getpocket.com/.
Questions about requested permissions? See http://getpocket.com/permissions
Pocket is compatible with all Android devices running Android 2.3+.
This app is ad supported.
The New York Times: «News360 has to be one of the better news aggregating [apps] I’ve seen on any platform»
PERSONALIZE THE NEWS
A flexible and smart personalization system allows you to tailor the news as you want it. Choose the topics, sources, companies and people you want to follow, and News360 will pick up on the nuances of your interests as you read.
DISCOVER AMAZING CONTENT
More than 100,000 sources, from the top national news providers, to local niche websites and blogs.
TAILOR YOUR NEWS FEED
The Home feed combines top stories of the day, local news and your specific interests into a single stream making sure you never miss anything important.
A beautiful interface that allows you to quickly scan headlines, preview stories and dive deep into the content.
Connect your social media accounts to make News360 even smarter about what you like. Share stories to your Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Pocket, OneNote, Instapaper or Evernote with one tap.
AT A GLANCE
Read and share news stories without opening the app by using the News360 widget for Android.
Save stories onto your device to read on a flight or in the subway. Synchronize your interests and saved stories with News360 on any phone, tablet or at news360.com
• Featured by Google in "New + Updated Apps", "News & Magazines"
• "Apps We Like: News360" — The Wall Street Journal
• "News360 is changing the content delivery game" — Robert Scoble
• "News360 is the New Cadillac of Personalized News Readers" — PandoDaily
Follow us on Twitter @news360 or on Facebook to get the latest news and updates. We welcome your feedback – write to us at firstname.lastname@example.org
In this version you can expect:
- All the latest news, as it happens
- Alerts for breaking news and featured content
- Video channel
- Audio content from Talk Radio 702, 567 CapeTalk, 94.7 Highveld Stereo and 94.5 Kfm
- Business, Entertainment, iWitness, Local, Opinion, Politics, Sport and World
- iWitness News contributions with media options
About Eyewitness News:
Eyewitness News is an independent, award-winning South African news organisation, accessible through ewn.co.za, ewn.mobi and on radio through bulletins on Talk Radio 702, 567 CapeTalk, 94.7 Highveld Stereo and 94.5 Kfm .
EWN reporters, photographers and videographers are based in Johannesburg and Cape Town and travel wherever the news is happening. EWN also has a string of correspondents across the country and in major cities around the world.
Email email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
News, Sport, Business, Politics, Opinion, Entertainment, Media, Video, Audio, Podcasts, Eyewitness News, EWN, Talk Radio 702, 567 CapeTalk, 94.7 Highveld Stereo, 94.5 Kfm, South Africa, Africa, South African News
PolitiFact Mobile makes it easier than ever to get the truth about American politics. It is produced by PolitiFact, the Pulitzer Prize-winning website, and includes the mobile-only Truth Index as well as mobile versions of the site's most popular features — the Truth-O-Meter, the Flip-O-Meter and the Obameter.
• First app dedicated to fact-checking!
• Get the latest Truth-O-Meter rulings
• Report cards allow you to see the Truth-O-Meter records of politicians, political groups and pundits
• Get updates on the campaign promises of President Obama and Republican leaders from our Obameter and GOP Pledge-O-Meter
Features available only on PolitiFact Mobile:
• The Truth-O-Meter Tally – Compare the tally of Truth-O-Meter rulings by subject
• The Truth Index – A daily index that shows the ups and downs of all Truth-O-Meter rulings
• The Flip-O-Meter Tally – See the latest count for Half Flips and Full Flops
• Pants on Fire! Button — An ideal couch companion for political debates
PolitiFact is a venture of the Tampa Bay Times, the Southeast's largest newspaper. For more information on PolitiFact features, go to: http://www.politifact.com/about/
Resolve political arguments at the dinner table, check the facts in campaign ads and test your knowledge of the Truth-O-Meter with PolitiFact's new Settle It! app.
Do you ever find yourself at the dinner table beside someone who seems to have the facts wrong? Do you wonder about the truth of campaign ads you see on on TV?
Try Settle It! - PolitiFact's Argument Ender, a free app that lets you to look up Truth-O-Meter fact-checks from PolitiFact.com, the Pulitzer Prize-winning website.
- Find fact-checks by searching name, keywords and subject
- Browse Truth-O-Meter ratings by person and subject
- Share your findings by email, Facebook and Twitter
- Take the PolitiFact Challenge and test your knowledge of the Truth-O-Meter
PolitiFact is a venture of the Tampa Bay Times and its partner news organizations. For more information on PolitiFact, go to: www.politifact.com
Please send feedback and suggestions to Politifact Mobile Support at http://www.politifact.com/truth-o-meter/blog/2011/jun/30/help-us-improve-polit-
NIE teachers can access all the sections, articles, photos and advertisements in the Tampa Bay Times exactly as they appear in print on their android device. In addition, NIE teachers can access lesson plans and curricula by going to tampabay.com/nie.