We live in a day and age where being informed is more important than ever. The best way to stay informed is to stay up-to-date with all the happenings in the world. There are so many resources available from where you can assemble the information. To name a few, we have the radio, newspaper, and TV. But one source that is readily more active and exceptionally popular among baby-boomers and millennials alike is none other but the ever-growing world of Android and iOS.

There is nothing better to learn about technology than the smartphones we carry around in pockets. We have an ever-growing market of apps that makes our smartphone devices powerful tools of the trade. And with many news apps circulating the Android market, people can now easily receive updates on anything, from any place, at any time. With such massive growth, a tech-savvy person can easily get overwhelmed. Which news apps are the best source to learn from the world of technology?

Let’s find out.

BBC News

Don’t like to get your head stuck in unnecessary critiques and cheesy takes, BBC News platform is a news platform known for its unbiased and factual content. You will find everything important and trendy happening in the world on this marvelous news app, and every content is free of unnecessary fluff. It covers the latest happenings from around the world through a single tap. What’s more interesting? There’s a live streaming news channel with the app itself, and you will have full control of the data that is shared with you by the app. You can turn it off if you don’t like personalized content.

Its UX design and cool animations make the app highly interactive, giving a worthwhile experience.

Microsoft News

It may have become outdated and old, but it has never lost its charm, not to this day. If you are searching for a platform that can provide you some of the best trending content in the technology world? Well, look no further than the Microsoft News. Formerly known as the MSN news, Microsoft is a massive news platform that offers a smooth reading experience to its users. The content published on Microsoft news is well-structured. It provides easy navigation to its users. And, without a doubt, if you’re a technology enthusiast, you can always find something that will entice you to carry on reading.

There’s just something about the Microsoft News writers that will keep you hooked & engaged within.

Google News

Formerly called the Play NewsStand, Google News has earned its keep for delivering relevant content using the powerful A.I algorithms belligerently working at the back-end. For example, just the other day, I was searching for topics related to behavioral sciences, and I came across an interesting piece on Reciprocal Determinism. Before that, I didn’t even know about the existence of such things. The smart android app highlights all the different perspectives on similar news by various publishers. It follows an intuitive approach and brings the full cover story to its users which makes the app useful.

If you want to read full coverage of any particular happenings, Google News can be your best bet.

Smart News

It hasn’t been long since Smart News has seen the light of day as one of the best news apps in the market. It is carefully designed as it scans over a million topics every second and organizes them under correct categories. What’s interesting about Smart News? Well, to begin with, you can customize your delivery time and get the latest news in your notifications. It also features a smart mode that shows important news with minimal graphics. It offers a seamless experience even when the Internet is slow. However, the stories published on Smart News isn’t their own. Hence, it shows the publishing source.

If you want a platform that can assemble the latest information, Smart News is an excellent app for you.

Feed.ly

Another great platform to learn about the latest trends for any topic is none other but Feed.ly. It is an intelligent system that pulls up some of the most engaging content from the Internet based on your interests. For example, if you choose Digital Marketing, and select a few blogs covering digital marketing topics, you will eventually see all the content getting organized under the same belt. Your feed.ly dashboard will start showing you the latest happenings in the world of digital marketing in no time. It is a great app as it helps you to categorize your choices accordingly and learn the most recent.

If you like to be more personalized with your learning choices, Feed.ly can be a great way to learn.

Reddit

If you want a platform that can offer you both relevant news and entertainment at the same time, then no need to look anything further than the Reddit News android app. The app is simply marvelous as it is a blend of news aggregators, message boards, and social media, giving a never-forgetting experience. Just like the website, it offers readers tons of content. You can subscribe to a platform or create your specific subreddits. The app has become pretty famous over the years and has one of the highly engaged communities. It holds a structure and functionality, you just can’t expect from a newspaper app.

If you want to search for technology trends which are popular and controversial, Reddit is the right place.

InShorts

How about if I tell you that there is an app that can sum up every news for you in just 60 words? Sounds crazy, doesn’t it! But, if you want to learn fast and abundantly look no further than the Inshorts. It is an excellent app for fast-paced learners as it educates you and the rest by delivering unique content. Just like the content, the mobile app also features a unique app layout offering “flashcard flip” learning. You can read the entire article and shift to the next with just a swipe without any scrolling. Sadly, the only downside is the app contains too many unwanted ads.

If ads don’t trouble you, then, In Short, it is a great addition to your news learning arsenal.

So there you go, here are some of the best Android apps, I believe, offers a highly interactive experience. They can provide you with the latest and the trendiest in the technology arena.

I hope it was an informative read :)!

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Junaid Ashraf | Digital Marketer
Junaid Ashraf is an experienced digital marketer and a search engine marketing specialist who is currently associated with Branex, as a senior digital marketing manager. Follow him on Twitter @mianoor
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