The advent of internet and smart devices has ensured you have access to the news you want, when you want it, no matter where in the world you are. News aggregator apps available on smart devices have dramatically changed how we stay informed with the latest news. These apps source its news from hundreds of sources both local and nationwide on a variety of topics including sports, entertainment, travel, technology, and more. Technology has empowered us to track even the most obscure of news sources. The popularity of the news apps stems from the fact that they enable us to see the news we want to see in a single screen. The AOL app combines news, email and videos in a powerful package.
How it works
The AOL app sends notifications on breaking news and important emails. It helps you stay informed and connected. You can stay abreast of the day’s top stories on a variety of topics from politics and finance to celebrity news. You can also check your AOL Mail, send messages and access all of your AOL and phone contacts directly from the app. The news is sourced from reliable sites like TechCrunch, HuffPost, Engadget, AOL Finance and AOL Sport.
There is a feature that enables instant push notifications for breaking stories. You can also share stories, articles and videos via Facebook, Twitter and email. The email feature on this app is fast loading and it enables you to access you AOL email from anywhere, and also access your mail and phone contacts in a single location. The app also features customized weather forecasts. You can check weather in your location with a single click and also track hourly and daily forecasts. The video feature on this app lets you stream live NFL games, and other top news stories and watch clips on a variety of topics.
Downloaded more than 5 million times since launch, this is a useful news aggregator-email-video app that is well worth installing. The simple no frills interface makes it very easy to use.