Best General News Apps for Android

General news apps are found in this category. These apps allow the user to keep up to date with current headlines and events. Types include aggregator, official, and country-based general news apps. General news apps are great for all kinds of users looking to stay in the know on what is happening across their locale or the world.

Last updated 07-27-2017

NewsCircle
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NewsCircle

Android

Seller: NewsCircle

40 4

A lot of things happen around the world or even in your local community every hour. Stay on top of what is going on around you with the help of this archive of reliable news reports provided by trusted newspaper companies in India. You don't need to get all physical copies of the morning paper to compare articles. Always be in the know wherever you are!

This informative tool provides up-to-date written reports of worldwide news, local events, business happenings, and even the latest gossip in Bollywood. Select your preferred source and topics to see only the stories you like on your feed. Share with others directly from the app to keep your friends updated too. This is convenient to use and will provide you breaking headlines whenever you want to be updated!

▲ Read news reports in full detail, no matter the topic you want.

▲ Access a wide range of trusted local and international news sources.

Android
NewsCircle

NewsCircle

Free

Ruzzit
2nd

Ruzzit

Android

Seller: Ruzzit

40 4

What’s the buzz? With this app, be always updated with the latest viral videos, articles, and photos spreading across the world wide web. Browse through content from more than 1,500 sources. It won't be overwhelming though since these are organized into categories. It is up to you to choose which types of viral content you wish to show on your feed. Categories include sports, films, social media, and so much more!

For those of you who are doing digital marketing and want to track the performance of a web page that you wish to go viral, this tool can help as well. Find out the performance and stats of any content online by copy-pasting links. Now, if you want to share viral videos and articles with friends - no problem. You can do so in just a few taps. Stay updated and keep everyone in the loop!

▲ Keep yourself entertained and read up on different kinds of viral content at your fingertips.

▲ Check up on the stats of the latest viral content online by pasting a link.

▲ Select from up to 14 categories or topics that you want to monitor on your feed.

Android
Ruzzit

Ruzzit

Free

Songkick Concerts
3rd

Songkick Concerts

Android

Seller: Songkick.com, Inc.

40 4

One can never know if someone as famous and big as Bruno Mars or Adele would suddenly announce tour dates. If you consider yourself the biggest fan of the world's biggest and up-and-coming music stars, then this digital listing for all present concert tours will work best for you.

Never worry about overlooking or completely missing shows because of various reasons. If you stay updated about where your favorite artists are headed next, then you can make room for more plans to head the same way! Activate notifications to keep track of tours, or plan your finances meticulously if you want to visit all the shows.

▲ The location tab will show you the nearest shows happening around your area.

▲ Considering attending artist shows you have never gone to? Find out if they are currently touring!

Android
Songkick Concerts

Songkick Concerts

Free

Appy Gamer – Games news
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Appy Gamer – Games news

Android

Seller: News Republic

40 4

With so many quality gaming news sites out there these days, it doesn’t take long before you find yourself spending a little bit too much time out of your day trying to stay on top of them all. Never fear – unnecessarily filling up your home screen with apps and your browser with bookmarks is about to become a thing of the past!

Navigate through the app using the bottom bar, and swipe up and down to view different news, trends, and topics. Tap on a tile to open up an article or set of related articles, and tap the top-right bookmark icon to save an article for later reading.

▲ The “My Topics” screen is populated with top articles as well as shortcuts to the topics you subscribe to.

▲ Tap on the words highlighted in gray to go to their respective topic page and find related articles!

▲ Follow other gamers to see how they are reacting to articles and what they are sharing.

On the “My Topics” screen, tap the lower-right plus icon to add and remove topics from your library. There are over one million topics to choose from, so narrow them down to what you are interested in by tapping the upper-right magnifying glass icon and searching via keywords!

“My News” offers a timeline of articles from your chosen topics in chronological order. Tap on “React” underneath each article to leave a mood impression, or leave a comment by tapping the comment icon. Last but not least, “Digest” gives a selection of the top and most essential articles from your topics for easy reading in a pinch, making staying up to date with all of your favorite subjects even easier!

Android
Appy Gamer – Games news

Appy Gamer – Games news

Free

PaperSpan - Read Later Offline
5

PaperSpan - Read Later Offline

Android

Seller: Sravan Kumar

40 4

Do you have the need to read? Gather those essential stories and articles from around the web and store them in one neat little place thanks to this app! You can switch between mobile, tablet, and desktop to access high-quality content of your choosing, wherever your day takes you, and with whatever device is near to hand!

Create and share notes on these articles to keep track of your thoughts and ideas. Close the book on bad habits and encourage yourself to read more using the in-app tracker. It will inform you on how long you have spent reading, and the number of articles you have buried into over a variety of time periods. If your saved articles are piling up, take advantage of the advanced search option to filter your library by author, notes, or text-body!

▲ Change the formatting options such as the background color and font of your saved articles!

▲ Highlight the sections or phrases that interest you, or that you want to find again.

▲ Save website articles for later - and read them on any device with this app.

Set the app up so that it automatically syncs your saved articles upon loading, and organize them into customizable categories! If you need to focus your eyes elsewhere, or simply give them a rest, turn on the listening function.

Display options can also be altered to enhance your reading experience. Increase the font size, switch between dark and bright background options, and even change the screen brightness from within the app. You can even send reading material to your Kindle! Keep your information close at hand and set it exactly how you want to read it.

Android
PaperSpan - Read Later Offline

PaperSpan - Read Later Offline

Free