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News doesn't wait, why should you? Take FOX 29 Philadelphia everywhere you go! Our app connects you with top stories in and around Philly— complete with breaking news alerts, live video, and real-time weather forecasts.

We cover topics that matter most to you including local & national headlines, weather, sports, traffic, politics, entertainment, food, education, crime and so much more.

NEWS & VIDEO
- Breaking news delivered as fast as it breaks
- Livestream newscasts daily
- Up-to-the-minute streamlined content display for a user-friendly experience

WEATHER
- Hourly conditions and 7-day forecasts
- Interactive radar 24 hours a day
- Fresh video updates from FOX 29’s meteorologists

GOOD DAY
- Catch up every morning and watch what you missed
- Exclusive content on your favorite segments (on the weekends too!)
- Browse delicious recipes dinner, lunch and breakfast

SPORTS
- The best source for news on the Eagles, Phillies, 76ers, Flyers, and Union


KEEP UP WITH FOX 29:
- facebook.com/fox29philadelphia
- instagram.com/fox29philly
- twitter.com/fox29philly


Our News App provides you the option to enable specific geolocation tracking for precise location-based advertisements (review our Privacy Policy for more information on our use and sharing of location information).

We may work with mobile advertising companies and other similar entities that help deliver advertisements tailored to your interests. For more information about such advertising practices, and to opt-out in mobile apps, see https://www.fox29.com/ad-choices. You may also download the App Choices app at https://www.aboutads.info/appchoices.

Google Play Store Category:

Primary: Applications

Secondary: News & Magazines

Google Play

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Total Ratings

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Screenshots

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Version History

Launched Jan 27, 2015 (about 5 years ago).

Releasing new versions every 3 months, on average.

Feb 13
2020
(Current)
Version 5.12.0

All-new Weather Tab: enjoy quick access to current conditions, hourly, and the seven-day forecast right from the bottom nav.
Added Dark Mode support: browse the day's news in colors that are easier on the eyes in low light, based on your Settings preference.

Feb 11
2020
Version 5.11.0

The app can now open right into the Live Stream from a deeplink, which we occasionally send via push messages for timely coverage of critical breaking news events.

Nov 21
2019
Version 5.9.0

Stability improvements and performance enhancements.

Nov 21
2019
Version Varies with device

Stability improvements and performance enhancements.

Nov 18
2019
Version 5.8.0

Stability improvements and performance enhancements.

Oct 23
2019
Version 5.5.0

Bug fixes and performance improvements

Jul 14
2019
Version 5.3.0

Increased visibility of publishing timestamps, bug fixes and performance improvements

Jul 08
2019
Version 5.2.0

Bug fixes and performance improvements

Jun 24
2019
Version 5.1.0

Changed push notification sound to system default
Bug fixes and performance improvements

Jun 03
2019
Version 5.0.1

All-new, simplified user interface. Updated news and video services to deliver breaking news and broadcasts faster and more reliably.

May 20
2019
Version 1.3.35.0

This update includes bug fixes and enhancements.

Feb 20
2018
Version 1.3.34.0

This update includes bug fixes and enhancements.

Dec 28
2017
Version 1.3.33.0

This update includes bug fixes and enhancements.

Oct 11
2017
Version 1.3.32.0

This update includes bug fixes and enhancements.

Mar 14
2017
Version 1.3.29.1

Minor bug fixes and app enhancements.

Feb 28
2017
Version 1.3.29.0

Minor bug fixes and app enhancements.

Jul 13
2016
Version 1.3.25.0

Third party library updates.
Bug fixes.

Jun 28
2016
Version 1.3.24.0

Third party library updates.
Bug fixes.

Apr 04
2016
Version 1.3.23.0

Aug 28
2015
Version 1.3.15.1

FOX 29 News is your source for news, weather and sports in the Philadelphia area, including the Lehigh Valley, New Jersey and Delaware. See the latest video reports, weather radar and headlines anywhere, anytime on your mobile device!

Our News App provides you the option to enable specific geolocation tracking for precise location-based advertisements (review our Privacy Policy for more information on our use and sharing of location information).


We may work with mobile advertising companies and other similar entities that help deliver advertisements tailored to your interests. For more information about such advertising practices, and to opt-out in mobile apps, see http://www.fox29.com/ad-choices. You may also download the App Choices app at www.aboutads.info/appchoices.

Jun 25
2015
Version 1.3.15.0

FOX 29 News is your source for news, weather and sports in the Philadelphia area, including the Lehigh Valley, New Jersey and Delaware. See the latest video reports, weather radar and headlines anywhere, anytime on your mobile device!


Our News App provides you the option to enable specific geolocation tracking for precise location-based advertisements (review our Privacy Policy for more information on our use and sharing of location information).

Feb 26
2015
Version 1.3.13.0

FOX 29 News is your source for news, weather and sports in the Philadelphia area, including the Lehigh Valley, New Jersey and Delaware. See the latest video reports, weather radar and headlines anywhere, anytime on your mobile device!


Our News App provides you the option to enable specific geolocation tracking for precise location-based advertisements (review our Privacy Policy for more information on our use and sharing of location information).

Jan 27
2015
Version 1.3.11.0

FOX 29 News is your source for news, weather and sports in the Philadelphia area, including the Lehigh Valley, New Jersey and Delaware. See the latest video reports, weather radar and headlines anywhere, anytime on your mobile device!


Our News App provides you the option to enable specific geolocation tracking for precise location-based advertisements (review our Privacy Policy for more information on our use and sharing of location information).

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