RTÉ News Now app lands on Android
17 July 2014 | 0
With the iPhone version launched earlier this year, the new RTÉ News Now app is now available on the Android platform, as well as iPad.
Offering an expanded range of Irish content, with 28 categories including national and international news, sport, entertainment and science and technology.
The next generation RTÉ News Now App has a significantly expanded feature set. It gets personalisation that allows users to select and prioritise the content categories most often used. Push notifications alert users to breaking news and updates. There is now a sign-in allowing synchronisation of news feeds across multiple devices.
Improved sports coverage includes pre and post-match analysis, live match trackers and the latest sports results.
There are also new live radio streams of RTÉ Radio1 and RTÉ 2FM, in addition to the RTÉ News Now TV channel stream
Users can access to audio and video content created by the RTÉ Newsroom, including extra online and exclusive content.
A read later and off-line feature allows users to save and browse content when not connected.