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Description

Microsoft News delivers breaking news and trusted, in-depth reporting from the world's best journalists.
 
- Our editors curate the most trusted, important, interesting and trending news
- You choose which topics matter most to you.
- Microsoft News updates you with notifications of breaking news, quickly and accurately, 24/7
- Sync your preferences across the app and the Web.
 
Microsoft News works in partnership with hundreds of publishers in dozens of countries globally. Select from editions in more 20 countries, carrying content from 3,000 top brands.
 
Microsoft News makes it easy to for you to keep informed, to intuitively move from story to story, and from section to section. Our clean design lets you read articles without clutter, with useful features like a dark mode for nighttime reading. Add our widget to your home screen for easy access to breaking news. The app is free to download and use with no limits on how many articles or videos you can view.
 
Here's what fans say are our best features:
  - ""Get all your news in one place good job Microsoft for making it simple yet useful.""
- ""Meaningful news. Well organized. Easy to use.""
- ""Excellent range of trustworthy sources.""
- ""Awesome app which syncs across computer, mobile and tablet.""
- ""Best news app out there when it comes to topics and content.""
- ""Great all-around news app that collects articles from sources you want.""
- ""The only news app I use.""
 
Among the top news providers partnering with Microsoft News:
 
News, politics and opinion: The Washington Post, USA TODAY, CBS News, CNN, The New York Times, FOX News, NBC News, The Daily Beast, The Huffington Post, BBC News, The Federalist, The Week
 
Entertainment, celebrity and gossip: People, Wonderwall, INSIDER, ETtonline, PopSugar, Entertainment Weekly, TheWrap, Variety, Inside Edition, The Hollywood Reporter
 
Lifestyle: Readers Digest, TODAY, The Daily Meal, GeoBeats, Eat This Not That!, Delish, Good Housekeeping, PureWow, Cheapism, Hello Giggles
 
Money and investing: Business Insider, CNBC, Bloomberg, 24/7 Wall St., International Business Times, The Wall Street Journal, Money, Lovemoney, The Motley Fool, Forbes
 
Sports: Larry Brown Sports, For The Win, Sporting News, Sportsnaut, USA TODAY SPORTS, Sports Illustrated, theScore, 12up, The Big Lead, SB Nation, Yardbarker, The Drive

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Version History

Launched Dec 12, 2014 (about 4 years ago).

Releasing new versions every 3 months, on average.

Jan 15
2019
(Current)
Version 19.010.01

You can now pick the layout you like best on your phone -- standard, compact or text-only. It’s the one feature you have requested the most. Thanks for your feedback, we’re listening!

Jan 10
2019
Version 18.324.01

International (English) edition is now available

Nov 25
2018
Version 18.318.01

This release adds content and features focused on the 2018 midterm elections.

Thanks for using Microsoft News!
We regularly release updates to the app, which include great new features, as well as improvements for speed and reliability.

Have an idea? Having trouble? Send feedback in the app (Microsoft News -> Settings -> Send Feedback

Nov 14
2018
Version 18.295.01

This release adds content and features focused on the 2018 midterm elections.

Thanks for using Microsoft News!
We regularly release updates to the app, which include great new features, as well as improvements for speed and reliability.

Have an idea? Having trouble? Send feedback in the app (Microsoft News -> Settings -> Send Feedback

Oct 25
2018
Version 18.277.02

Bug fixes and stability improvements

Oct 09
2018
Version 18.260.01

Fixes an issue relating to app notifications

Sep 13
2018
Version 18.254.03

Bug fixes and stability improvements

Aug 08
2018
Version 18.214.01

Fixes an issue relating to app notifications

Aug 07
2018
Version 18.201.01

Bug fixes and stability improvements

Jul 22
2018
Version 18.192.01

Bug fixes and stability improvements

Jul 09
2018
Version 18.187.01

Bug fixes and stability improvements

Jul 06
2018
Version 18.179.01

Bug fixes and stability improvements

Jun 21
2018
Version 18.172.04

Bug fixes and stability improvements

Jun 21
2018
Version 18.164.02

The Microsoft News app has been completely redesigned into a lightning fast, modern and beautiful experience.
• New first run experience, to get you set up
• Broader set of interests you can follow to personalize your experience
• Ability to roam your interests across all your devices
• New widgets, for easy access to Microsoft News
• Dark theme, enabling easy night reading
• Breaking news, to keep you immediately up to date
• Your local news, for many top cities

Jun 14
2018
Version 1.2.0

Bug fixes and stability improvements

Feb 13
2015
Version 1.1.0

Bug fixes and stability improvements

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