The good news for iPhone users is that they have a variety of news apps from which to choose. Whether you like news from TV, newspapers, or magazines, the apps listed here will bring you the best news out there.
Thomson Reuters News Pro – Free
A complete news app, well-optimized for use on the iPhone. The user experience is excellent, and some users will likely find this app preferable to the official Reuters website, which although informative, looks quite plain. The app is really good at displaying Reuters photos.
Associated Press (AP) Mobile – Free
Features the latest news from across the world. The app is great because it comes with several excellent features like local news and weather syncing, push notifications for breaking news, customizable news homepage. It also includes wonderful photo galleries.
Newspapers – $1.99
If you prefer to get your news from newspapers, you’ll love this app. It brings you the latest news from around the world published in broadsheets and tabloids. In terms of the depth of coverage, few other iPhone news apps can rival it. What’s really great about Newspapers is that it makes it easy for you to discover how different publications in different countries cover the same item of news.
CNN Mobile – Free
A video news app, CNN Mobile is for CNN enthusiasts. It provides a fair share of video content, including breaking news and local news, all in an appealing interface that makes browsing and navigation easy. Another reason why you might want to use it is that it’s well optimized, and doesn’t eat many resources.
NYTimes – Free
This app is unlike other similar iPhone news apps because it doesn’t focuses on breaking news. It’s more about detailed reports, thoroughly covered by New York Times’ excellent journalists. Two things you’ll like about it: the stylish interface and the offline reading mode.
Flipboard – Free
This innovative app works as your own personal magazine generated from multiple news sources, as well as from your Twitter and Facebook data. Leaf through the pages full of articles, pictures, and videos to discover the news that really matters for you. You definitely want to check this one.
Fluent News Reader – Free
This app lets you grab the latest news from different sources, including the BBC and the Wall Street Journal. Fluent News Reader is a great app for big news readers, but it could have been even better if you could have subscribed to other news websites as well, apart from those supported by default.