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The 5 Best Mobile Apps to Stay Informed

The 5 Best Mobile Apps to Stay Informed

Stay informed with these mobile applications

Post last updated: September 13, 2021

Stay informed with these awesome mobile applications!

Apple News

Apple news keeps iPhone and iPad users completely informed and up-to-date on world affairs. You can use the app to browse top headlines or set up notifications based on certain topics or news outlets. So that you could get alerted about every story whether social, political, or otherwise.

For $9.99 you can subscribe to Apple News+ and get access to SO much more!

Google News

This is pretty much the Google equivalent of Apple News.Even iOS devices (Iphones, Ipads, etc.) are compatible with Google News.


Flipboard is awesome and different. It gathers news and headlines into topics rather than individual headlines and curates your feed to your liking.

The Week

The Week collects and summarizes news from all over the world, and gives you options like “10 things you need to know today” every single day.


Computer algorithms and humans work together to curate from hundreds of the top stories before showing them as top headlines on the app for you to read through.

You get access to all viewpoints, all news sources, and it is free of personal bias.



Ana is a part-time freelance writer and part-time model who spends a lot of time reviewing the best ways to digest and read the news.