BBC News Android Application is the best android app for International News. Download this Official BBC News android app for your android mobile and remain updated on the latest happening across the globe.
Get the latest world and regional news from the BBC’s global network of more than 2000 journalists. From breaking news, to business, politics, entertainment, technology, the arts and sport, all divided into clear sections, this free app lets you watch video reports, listen to live radio and read the latest updates wherever you are.
• Simple design with easy scrolling for efficient browsing
• Tap to reveal full-screen article and in-story video
• Swipe through stories to browse
• Post stories to social networks, or share via email and SMS
• Get breaking news with a real-time headline ticker
• Listen live to BBC World Service radio
• Watch or listen to the latest news headlines
• Personalise your home screen by adding and removing sections
• Choose to automatically update content in the background
• Set text size to suit your preferences
• Functionality to change text size is now in the menu to make it easier to find
• Full range of widgets added for all devices
• Styles and themes now reflect the latest look and feel for Android devices
BBC News Android Application’s video experience is accessible to both Flash and non-Flash enabled devices, over wi-fi and 3G connections. In-story video is supported on Android devices versions 1.6 and above, and live streaming of the BBC News channel is possible on versions 2.2 and above which run Flash. Read the complete Story on BBC Blog on Launch of android App.
BBC News Android Application is last updated on March 20, 2013 and the latest version varies with android version installed on your device. This is currently trending in Android market under News & Magazine android apps and already has 5,000,000 – 10,000,000 installations.
This android app is rated 4.4 by 15,459 reviews and can be downloaded free from Android Market here.