February 13th, 2013

Winston
Winston, a new “speech-enabled personal assistant” that will tell you what is happening in the news and on social networks, has gone live on the App Store. The iOS app first launched as a five-day...

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January 15th, 2013

pulse-news
Pulse is adding social feeds from Facebook, YouTube, Tumblr, Instagram and Flickr to its news aggregation service, in a move that is being seen as a grab for Flipboard territory. The company said that...

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December 5th, 2012

summly
News aggregation app Summly launched with a splash on 1 November, promising a slick, swipeable way for people to quickly read summaries of news stories relevant to their interests. How did that go?...

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November 30th, 2012

Wavii
News aggregation service Wavii has released version 2.0 of its iOS app featuring a complete rebuild and a host of new features. Improvements to the app, which uses algorithms to produce simple status updates...

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November 23rd, 2012

Nokia series 40 reader
Nokia has refreshed its Reader app for Series 40 devices, offering simple news aggregation for emerging markets. The Nokia Reader For Series 40 beta uses Nokia Notifications to bring news updates to handsets...

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November 1st, 2012

pulse-news
Pulse News is one of the more popular news aggregation apps on iOS and Android, but how popular? The company behind it has just released a few stats. Such as? Well, users have read more than 4bn stories...

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September 21st, 2012

taptu
Taptu was (and is) one of the apps jostling for attention in the news-aggregation genre, helping smartphone and tablet owners keep tabs on relevant news. Now it's been acquired. The company's new owner...

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August 24th, 2012

prismatic
If you're an app designed to help people discover relevant news stories, subtitling yourself "Always Interesting" is quite a statement of intent. The app is Prismatic, which launched for iPhone yesterday. It...

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June 15th, 2012

video
Pulse is one of the higher-profile news aggregation apps (see also: Flipboard, News360, Zite), but now it’s going beyond pure text articles. It’s signed up 30 partners to provide video through...

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