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SmartNews: Local Breaking News

SmartNews: Local Breaking News

SmartNews, Inc.

Stay Alert With Local Weather and Traffic News

485K+ Reviews 10M+
  • Editor's Choice
  • Free
  • Feature Rich
  • Fresh
485.3K+ Ratings
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Editor’s Review

  1. Award-winning news app downloaded over 25,000,000 times in over 100 countries
  2. Condenses and delivers headlines from top news outlets: NBC, MSNBC, USA Today, TIME, Reuters, Buzzfeed, The Huffington Post, and more
  3. “Browse headlines quickly, customize your channels, and read the news excellent free alternative to other popular news apps.” - CNET

Reviewed by Laura S on January 11, 2018

Review Highlights

  • informative

    in 1,421 reviews

    It's up to the minute news that's informative, interesting, and fits my lifestyle

  • best news app

    in 1,169 reviews

    This is by far the best news app ever (and I've tried hundreds)! Thanks guys, good job! ☺

  • easy to use

    in 898 reviews

    A very CLEAN, well organized, easy to use site, from which to get your news. Thank-you!

  • good variety

    in 351 reviews

    Good variety with the ability to focus on sports, entertainment, or just the top stories.

  • too many ads

    in 290 reviews

    There is way too many advertisements designed to look like news articles or "click bait"

  • great information

    in 133 reviews

    Great news app. You get great information on various topics of interest

App Description

Google Play

SmartNews is the award-winning news app downloaded by 40+ million readers in 100+ countries!

SmartNews analyzes millions of articles every day to deliver the top trending news stories influencing the world right now.

SmartNews delivers high-quality news headlines and breaking news from top news publishers: NBC News, MSNBC, USA Today, TIME, The Huffington Post, Bleacher Report, Quartz, The Verge, VICE, VOX, AP, Reuters, Buzzfeed, Fast Company and more.


“Browse headlines quickly, customize your channels and read the news offline. SmartNews is an excellent free alternative to other popular news apps.”


Breaking News --
Notifications for breaking news headlines.

Smart Mode --
Readability mode for optimal news reading experience.

Offline News Reading --
Fetch trending news and read it offline.


Awarded Best News App:
- Best App of the Year, 2013 (Japan) - Google

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