Are you a news monger like me ? Do you like to be in the know of the trending news in the world and as soon as they happen ? Well the collection of iPad apps I curated for you below will definitely serve the purpose. Of course the list is subjective and is not conclusive. I have only included the most popular news apps out there but if you know of other apps that deserve a mention here , please share them with us in the comment form below and I will add them after review.
Check out the news apps below and share with us what you think of them:
1- Newspapers for iPad
Available with the launch of the original iPad, and the most comprehensive and easy to use directory newspapers with free online content around the world. iOS 5 and iOS 6 compatible.
Designed for iPad and iPhone, Flipboard is a personal news magazine filled with everything being shared across the Web, from breaking news to stories on world events, sports, travel and more. Simply pick a few topics and your Flipboard is instantly populated with the news you care about
Your Zite is as unique as you are. Zite learns what you like and gets smarter as you use it. Zite analyzes millions of articles each day and brings you the best of your favorite magazines, newspapers, authors, blogs, and videos.
4- News Blur
NewsBlur is a social news reader. Share stories, read your feed subscriptions, and talk to like minded people with this free service. A new sound of an old instrument.
Hitpad is the easiest and quickest way to see what's trending and happening today, in the news and your social networks. Five minutes with Hitpad is like spending an hour browsing around.
6- Dr Who News
WhoNews brings you the latest news from over 140 of your favourite Doctor Who websites in one easy to use application. Visit www.who-news.com
7- News Addicted
Al Jazeera, AOL News, AP, Chicago Suntimes, Chicago Tribune, Christian Science Monitor, Center for Public Integrity, Congressional Quarterly, Entertainment Weekly, Forbes, Fortune, Globe and Mail, Global Post, The Hill, Mother Jones, MSNBC, New York Daily News, New York Observer, PBS Newshour, People, Politico, ProPublica, Radar, Reuters, Salon, San Francisco Chronicle, Slate, TMZ, USAToday, Washington Times, Yahoo! News, Youth Radio
8- BBC News
Get the latest, breaking news from the BBC and our global network of journalists.
9- The Early Edition 2
In 2010 The Early Edition redefined the daily newspaper when it launched alongside the original iPad. Now it's been completely redesigned and engineered and fully optimized to look stunning on the retina iPad. Watch the video demo at earlyedition2.com
10- New York Times for iPad
Try a Times Digital Subscription and get your first week free* to enjoy the award-winning journalism of The New York Times with the enhanced NYTimes app for iPad.
11- News Republic
News Republic is available in 8 regional editions - USA, UK, Germany, Italy, France, Spain, LatAm and International
12- News 360
News360 gathers news articles and blog posts around the web and, by learning what you enjoy, brings you content that you’ll find interesting and important.
13- Google Current
Google Currents delivers beautiful magazine-like editions to your tablet and smartphone for high speed and offline reading.
14- USA Today
Join the conversation and get the latest news you need 24/7 from USA TODAY on your iPad. The new app is wonderfully simple and easy to use. Plus, it delivers even more news content than ever before. It’s more advanced, more fun and there’s much more to explore.
15- Pulse News
Pulse brings all your favorite blogs, magazines, social networks and newspapers in one place for FREE. Exciting to use, quick to read, ready to share. Apple Design Award Winner 2011 with over 20M users! Download it today!