Yahoo News Digest

Yahoo News Digest


(3 stars)


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  • Just the news you need to know
  • Uses a wide range of sources, including Wikipedia and social media
  • Very attractive visual design
  • Intuitive to use
  • No customization options for feed
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Expert's Review

"Just what you need to know"

Reviewed by / May 26, 2014

The 8 top stories from around the web, updated twice a day

Yahoo News Digest takes the ocean of the internet and chomps it up into digestible little pieces, offering them to you akin to a plate of exquisite hors d'oeuvres twice daily. Each update consists of eight stories that are deemed the most important of what's going on right now, with information gleaned from news sources, social media, and even Wikipedia. It's a supremely digestible way to keep abreast of what's going on, and the visual design is simply clean and beautiful. It's a very easy news app to use for the casual folk who just want to be able to keep up with water cooler conversation.

Developer's original description available here
Get in the know in no time.

Yahoo News Digest provides a definitive summary of all the important, need-to-know news. Digests are delivered twice a day - once in the morning and once in the evening. All the top stories are summarized and presented with the key information that you need to stay on top of what’s happening.

Each story is created from multiple sources to present the essential bits and pieces of information, known as “atoms”. Atoms are key quotes, images, videos, maps, infographs, and Wikipedia excerpts among others. These atomic units provide a unique context to the news. Our stories are both algorithmically and hand curated to ensure high quality, and come with a textual summary.

Yahoo News Digest makes your reading experience comprehensive, effortless, and complete. Our goal is to inform you of all the key headlines you need to know and allow you to share the news with others.

We are committed to building the best mobile experience and are interested in your feedback.

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- Performance improvements and bug fixes.

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Comments and ratings for Yahoo News Digest
  • (53)

    by Faron Rhoads on 12/05/2015

    Why would a news app need to use my microphone? Please explain why its needed to read news. Many have mentioned this, but yet I do not see Yahoo responding to these reviews. What gives? Really liked this app :(

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    by Dhruv Jawali on 12/05/2015

    Great app

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    by Daniel Demand on 12/05/2015

    My number 1 app when it comes comes to the news!

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    by Pertho Chowdhury on 12/05/2015

    Davolaper by pertho chowdhury

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    by Arnold Cruz on 12/05/2015

    LOVE this apps

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