Microsoft News

Microsoft News

By Microsoft Corporation

  • Category: News
  • Release Date: 2014-12-11
  • Current Version: 3.2.8
  • Adult Rating: 4+
  • File Size: 86.26 MB
  • Developer: Microsoft Corporation
  • Compatibility: Requires iOS 9.0 or later.
  • App Ratings:
    4.5/5 ( 10,347 App Reviews)
  • Price:
    Free
Microsoft News App Ratings: 4.5
4.5
Based on 10,347 App Reviews
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Microsoft News App Details

"Microsoft News delivers breaking news and trusted, in-depth reporting from the world's best journalists.   - Our editors curate the most trusted, important, interesting and trending news - You choose which topics matter most to you. - Microsoft News updates you with notifications of breaking news, quickly and accurately, 24/7 - Sync your preferences across the app and the Web.   Microsoft News works in partnership with hundreds of publishers in dozens of countries globally. Select from editions in more 20 countries, carrying content from 3,000 top brands.   Microsoft News makes it easy to for you to keep informed, to intuitively move from story to story, and from section to section. Our clean design lets you read articles without clutter, with useful features like a dark mode for nighttime reading. Add our widget to your home screen for easy access to breaking news. The app is free to download and use with no limits on how many articles or videos you can view.   Here's what fans say are our best features:   - ""Get all your news in one place good job Microsoft for making it simple yet useful."" - ""Meaningful news. Well organized. Easy to use."" - ""Excellent range of trustworthy sources."" - ""Awesome app which syncs across computer, mobile and tablet."" - ""Best news app out there when it comes to topics and content."" - ""Great all-around news app that collects articles from sources you want."" - ""The only news app I use.""   Among the top news providers partnering with Microsoft News:   News, politics and opinion: The Washington Post, USA TODAY, CBS News, CNN, The New York Times, FOX News, NBC News, The Daily Beast, The Huffington Post, BBC News, The Federalist, The Week   Entertainment, celebrity and gossip: People, Wonderwall, INSIDER, ETtonline, PopSugar, Entertainment Weekly, TheWrap, Variety, Inside Edition, The Hollywood Reporter   Lifestyle: Readers Digest, TODAY, The Daily Meal, GeoBeats, Eat This Not That!, Delish, Good Housekeeping, PureWow, Cheapism, Hello Giggles   Money and investing: Business Insider, CNBC, Bloomberg, 24/7 Wall St., International Business Times, The Wall Street Journal, Money, Lovemoney, The Motley Fool, Forbes   Sports: Larry Brown Sports, For The Win, Sporting News, Sportsnaut, USA TODAY SPORTS, Sports Illustrated, theScore, 12up, The Big Lead, SB Nation, Yardbarker, The Drive"

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App Reviews

  • (Updated) don't install update if you haven't already.

    1
    By mmggaa1
    The Bing News app on Windows Phone devices was perfect. It was clean, easy, and put reading first, and all the bells and whistles of sharing and social network stuff second. Now it's rebranded or revive-branded to MSN, and available on iOS. 5 stars. UPDATEx1:. Constantly crashes. Not sure why Microsoft broke the app in an update. 1 star review. UPDATEx2: Microsoft pushed out a new update. This was first a 5 star review, then 1 star after a update caused it to crash after viewing a news article. Now it's 4 stars after they fixed it. 4 stars because it took them months to fix it. UPDATEx3:. The crashes are back in Feb 2018. Rating it a 1 again. I cannot read more than 2 news articles before it crashes. UPDATEx4:. Still crashing. However I've found that if I connect my phone to a VPN the crashes stop and I can read article after article. UPDATEx5:. They fixed the crashing issue. Thank you. All is well again. I can read multiple articles again. I like that when I pick one article to read it also prefetches/caches the article before and after that. I utilize that feature for the point in my commute where I enter a tunnel and have no service, but the app gives me 3 articles to read without any cell service. UPDATEx6:. The latest update that came out around July 1, 2018, now includes "sponsored" articles. It's clearly stated but also unwanted. Give me ads instead, or accept purchased ad removal. It also removed the full screen reading view which was one of the most compelling feature over all the other news apps. UPDATE x7: I still haven't updated to the July redisgn. But I did upgrade iOS to 12 and now the full screen reading view for articles (old original app without the fake news ads) is no longer full screen. It has a search bar at the top. Not sure if it's a API the app was using that Apple removed. Still 0 stars review. Bring back what made the original app so great on iOS and originally on Windows Phone.
  • MSN AppmReview

    2
    By Ed Ruppert
    I liked the old format. This is to busy.
  • Best News App

    4
    By Jason_WI
    Except for the links that click while scrolling, this is a great way to get your news. Would love a paid version!
  • Too busy

    2
    By i dont feel like it
    Too busy, just give me the news, stop all the foreign language intro nonsense
  • worthless

    1
    By fed up with msn
    wont load stories and images properly. halts and freezes constantly. takes you all day to read a few articles. UTTERLY WORTHLESS. DONT WASTE YOUR TIME INSTALLING IT
  • Choice of news sources have reduced over years

    3
    By t123a123
    This is a 5 star app. The only caveat I found that the choice of news sources have reduced over the years. Please bring more choices for tech news. Don’t force to provide a unique nickname while submitting reviews.
  • Why?

    2
    By @2836
    Loved it before....fixing something that wasn’t broken.
  • It would seem that the news would be of interest but its not

    1
    By jeffgrau
    Some how this app should offer customization as the only thing I see is political journalism not about subjects that concern me . ThT respect the need to make this app more customizable. If that feature does not present itself soon I more likely to uninstall this app.
  • Better than Flipboard

    5
    By rayesp
    Finally found a much better news app. Was getting tired of all the forced videos and ads in Flipboard.
  • Respect

    1
    By Docthecat
    Although it is obvious that most articles are against the President, it would seem that at least the respect of office could be shown and his title of President instead of just his last name. This is just another far left , democrat app that hates anything about President Trump.

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