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NewsHog: News & Weather

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Most Helpful Favorable Review

141 out of 153 people found this review helpful.

Calling out all the news Ninjas out there!

If there is any example of technological advancement, this is it. It gathers the news from all the possible sources. I can go through the news in a super-fast way, and when I am tired, which I am more than what you would think, it can read the news to me. I mean this is...
If there is any example of technological advancement, this is it. It gathers the news from all the possible sources. I can go through the news in a super-fast way, and when I am tired, which I am more than what you would think, it can read the news to me. I mean this is awesome, it does everything for me as for as news are concerned. I am just waiting for the day when it will also do grocery for me. So that I don't have to do it for my wife.
But jokes aside this is a fine app I have it on my android captivate mobile phone, galaxy phone and nook. Look and feel of this app is great. It runs smoothly on all the devices. Ability to share the news, read the news, let it read the news to me, save the news for later read in one place a real bonus.

Great Job developer, one more reason for me to make Nook a part of my everyday life.

posted by 9420042 on March 31, 2012

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Most Helpful Critical Review

54 out of 65 people found this review helpful.

At least it's free

Best newsreader for Nook so far, but needs work. Refresh button doesn't refresh all tabs, it waits to refresh when you select the tab. It doesn't refresh immediately, but refreshes when you are reading headlines and looses your place. Kills my battery even when refre...
Best newsreader for Nook so far, but needs work. Refresh button doesn't refresh all tabs, it waits to refresh when you select the tab. It doesn't refresh immediately, but refreshes when you are reading headlines and looses your place. Kills my battery even when refresh is set to 12 hours. Can't link to your Google news topics.

posted by 5610300 on April 9, 2012

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 27, 2013

    Booboo

    This is kinda cool i just dont like how even when u lof out into another game that man that is reading to you wont stop talking other than that i am fine with this app if this review was helpful please press yes i am trying to be nice this time because last time some ratarted person flagged my comment.if this review was helpful please click yes goodbye also dueces

    5 out of 6 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 20, 2012

    Awesome

    Great app, all the news in place

    5 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 20, 2012

    All the news i want

    Love it

    5 out of 6 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 20, 2012

    Love it!

    Really love this app. I REALLY enjoy lifehacker

    5 out of 7 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 7, 2014

    New to news apps but I'm in love

    This app is killer. The only slight inconvenience I see is it doesn't have a google plus share button on the app. I think you can share stories but have to leave the app and go to the full site. You have to have an internet connection for that. Its great not needing the internet to get news stories. And these news articles are straight from Zueses lightening bolt. They are fresh off the international press. The stories they find are really the hottest of the hot. You would be hard pressed to find such good news content anywhere else. They have tons of topics. I just stick with technology, business, science and popular.

    3 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 14, 2012

    Great News App

    Concise, capsulized, and non-biased news reporting. I can scan all pertinent categories and articles in minutes, and be up to date or drill down for details.

    3 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 25, 2012

    Anonymous

    Very helpful! It catches me up on some cool stuff.

    3 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 15, 2012

    Love it!

    Its great! Notifies you when there is new news. Now i know the news even before i turn the tv on in the morning! I love it and it totally worth getting!

    3 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 27, 2014

    Good app

    I like my news updated on my schedule

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 21, 2014

    News hog

    Good app :l

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 18, 2014

    My favorite way of recieving news of all types

    I enjoy using this app to receive news of all types from many media sources across a wide variety of subjects, intrests & subjects in which you can tailor to your liking while staying up to date thus making it 1 of my favorite apps.

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 17, 2014

    Great App

    A great convenient tool.

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 14, 2014

    News!

    I like it

    2 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 11, 2014

    Like it lots

    Easy to use.....you can look up anything from U2 to orchids

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 29, 2013

    Anonymous

    I highly recommend this to adults or any teenager who likes to be notified of current news. It is a great app, and deserves more credit than it has been given.

    2 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 12, 2015

    I love it

    Good

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 9, 2015

    Concise

    Short and to the point.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 28, 2014

    Great app!!!!!!

    Great app!!!!

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 21, 2014

    Love it

    Love how I can choose which topics I want & how quickly it updates everyday.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 18, 2014

    Quick, easy snapshots about current news

    I reference this quick, easy app to learn what is the latest news here and around the world in snapshot format...just the news without fluff, fillers, or unnecessary ads.

    Plus, I usually see the latest news stories on my tablet before spouse's newspaper even comes in from the driveway.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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