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See the whole picture with the ABC News App for iPad:

- A.M., Midday and Evening Editions make it easy to browse the day's most engaging news
- Watch live video of key news events while browsing the rest of the app
- Headlines from top stories in U.S., Politics, Investigative, Health, Money, Entertainment, Technology, Sports, International, and Travel
- Award-winning coverage from Good Morning America, World News, Nightline, 20/20, This Week
- Hourly and daily weather forecasts
- Local news updates in major U.S. markets (New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Philadelphia, San Francisco, Houston, Raleigh-Durham, and Fresno)
- Lifestyle & Fun section to get the day's most intriguing news, all in one place
- Trending stories to see what everyone is talking about
- Breaking news alerts
- Share on Facebook and Twitter or via email

We welcome your feedback! Tell us what you think and email us at abc.news.ipad.feedback@abc.com

iOS Store Category:

Primary: News

Secondary: Weather

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Version History

Launched Jul 21, 2010 (over 9 years ago).

Releasing new versions every about 2 months, on average.

Feb 01
2016
(Current)
Version 3.4

Video captions now available on VOD content if Closed Captioning is enabled in the iPad Accessibility Settings.
Backend enhancements and bug fixes

Dec 23
2015
Version 3.3.34

Fixed crash affecting iPad users on iOS 7 (we mean it this time)

Dec 17
2015
Version 3.3.33

Fixed a bug that was causing crashes for devices on iOS7

Dec 08
2015
Version 3.3.30

Bug fixes and backend updates

Jun 19
2015
Version 3.2.14

Stories now have more photos, video and tweets so you can see first-hand what everyone is talking about.

May 13
2015
Version 3.1

Bug fixes

Jan 05
2015
Version 3.0

More news at your fingertips: By popular demand, this update significantly increases the number of headlines on the homepage. Happy reading!

Nov 09
2014
Version 2.74

Bug fixes for iOS 5.

Oct 23
2014
Version 2.73

Bug fix for iOS 5 users.

From v2.7:
Introducing the interactive live video bar: Keep an eye on live coverage of breaking news, the day's speeches, court cases and press conferences while you browse stories. Choose your stream, then tap to zoom in. Come watch!

Oct 14
2014
Version 2.72

Bug fixes.

From v2.7:
Introducing the interactive live video bar: Keep an eye on live coverage of breaking news, the day's speeches, court cases and press conferences while you browse stories. Choose your stream, then tap to zoom in. Come watch!

Sep 27
2014
Version 2.71

Keep up with weather and local news. We improved how the app uses location to deliver weather and news for New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Houston, Philadelphia, San Francisco, Raleigh and Fresno -- with more cities to come.

From v2.7:
Introducing the interactive live video bar: Keep an eye on live coverage of breaking news, the day's speeches, court cases and press conferences while you browse stories. Choose your stream, then tap to zoom in. Come watch!

Jul 11
2014
Version 2.7

Introducing the interactive live video bar: Keep an eye on live coverage of breaking news, the day's speeches, court cases and press conferences while you browse stories. Choose your stream, then tap to zoom in. Come watch!

Jan 20
2014
Version 2.14

Bug fixes

Jan 09
2014
Version 2.13

Bug fixes

Dec 25
2013
Version 2.12

Thanks for using the ABC News iPad App! We welcome your ideas – please look under Settings for the link to send feedback.

- Sharing via Facebook, Twitter and Email is better than ever
- More space for headlines on the homepage means less having to open the story to see the whole headline
- Improvements for iOS 7 users

Jul 01
2013
Version 2.11

Performance enhancements

Mar 18
2013
Version 2.10

Enhanced live video experience
Improved swiping performance between sections
Bug fixes

Feb 01
2013
Version 2.09

Great new improvements based on your feedback:
- Turn push alerts on and off with a single tap (under the 'Settings' menu within the app)
- Listen to your music in the background while browsing the news

Dec 24
2012
Version 2.08

Improved page-to-page swiping experience
Improved Facebook sharing with iOS 6
Enhanced Primetime video player performance
Minor bug fixes

Dec 05
2012
Version 2.07

Improvements in app stability
Minor bug fixes

Nov 27
2012
Version 2.06

- Simpler and more ergonomic navigation and pull out menu (try a two finger gesture as an alternate way to open it!) - all thanks to great feedback from users like you
- New and improved navigation
- Optimized app performance
- Minor bug fixes

Oct 31
2012
Version 2.05

Updates for Election 2012
Bug fixes

Sep 20
2012
Version 2.04

- iOS6 compatibility
- Bigger font size options
- Completely redesigned video page to navigate through more ABC News clips faster and easier than ever before
- More updates for following Election 2012, especially with Live Video
- Reduced app file size for faster updates
- Must-get bug fixes in Slideshows, Weather and more

Aug 21
2012
Version 2.03

- New live video experience for special events and breaking news
- Improved offline browsing
- Misc bug fixes

Aug 01
2012
Version 2.02

- Updated Weather controls make it easier to set your default location and see the forecast for your current location
- Improved video performance
- Pinch-to-zoom text in stories
- Enhanced stability

Tell us what you think and email us at abc.news.ipad.feedback@abc.com

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