No updates Sadly, it looks like the developer has stopped work on this app. His website is offline, he isn't answering emails, and app continues to show only summaries. Great product, showing its age. UPDATE on 6th October. Great news. This is again my favourite app since last update. Feeds much more intuitive, and no issues with headlines. Also seems quicker. Back to 5 stars. Thanks Jim
Best news app. It's well balanced with different types of stories and always up to date. But the pictures are often small, blurry or missing, and links are not always present, even when referenced. Update (3/8/16): A reinstall restored the giant text to normal size. I still want to see pictures and graphics.
Old news I have used this app for at least 3 years and up until recently all good. But now I get to see breaking news plane crash kill 100s of people. Sad but I'd got over it when it happens in 2007. This needs to be updated otherwise I and I'm sure many more will be un installing. Please sort it out, I'd like nothing more than to come back to rate 5 again.
Back to best Had nearly gave up on this app, even downloaded the BBC one to replace it… then dam me if you didn't update it ! Now it's back to its old fully functioning self again
Picture quality is much better now on my tablet. I still have one issue: I regularly get a message saying "unfortunately UK & world news has stopped". I always used to get this a few seconds after manually closing the app, but now it seems to close itself randomly when it is running in the background. The message always appears twice, a few seconds apart. This has got so frequent and irritating I'm uninstalling. I'll stick to Google play newsstand and ITV news.
Headline updates way way too slow. I guess if you have difficulty reading quickly then this widget might be for you. For me it's way too slow. The average headline is about 5 words long. The widget displays each headline for about 15 minutes. So that's three minutes per word. Great, so at least you'll have definitely finished reading by the time the next headline is shown. Problem is the business section has about 40 articles, so that'll be 10 hours to display the lot. Genius.
No more articles without headlines as the app fetches headline data when it is missing in the feed. ** Thank you for bearing with me as this problem was fixed **
Pull to refresh. Modern style menus and app bar. ** Tabs are gone; Select Feed is now an icon on the App Bar **