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BuzzFeed News

Get hand-picked news right to your device.

With BuzzFeed News, you can scroll through current stories, jump to specific ones with easy navigation, and then check out the full scoop

BuzzFeed News

by BuzzFeed
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BuzzFeed News
BuzzFeed News
FREE in the App Store

With BuzzFeed News, you can scroll through current stories, jump to specific ones with easy navigation, and then check out the full scoop. Share those that interest you and set up alerts so that you are always notified about the news you really care about. The app also offers Apple Watch support.

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Browse the news. You can quickly scroll to browse through the current news stories on the main screen. You will see an indicator at the bottom called Catch Up which shows how many new articles there are to check out. There is also an option to tap the menu icon and see the news headlines for the current day in a list format on the left. This is handy for jumping directly to an article that interests you.

Browse the news
Read the full story

Read the full story. Select any article to check out the full story. Photos and videos are all available to view without even leaving the app. If you want to share the story, you can do that too with just a tap. Just use the article sharing options for Facebook, Twitter, Email, or WhatsApp Messenger. Or if you prefer, tap the share icon from the bottom navigation to open your device’s default options.

Customize your alerts. Get alerted about the news you really care about with a tap. You can choose from world news or specifically the United States, Canada, Australia, or the United Kingdom. Politics, business, technology, science, and entertainment bring even more choices to your fingertips. Those you choose will show up in the Alerts section of the app as well as push notifications if you enable them in your device settings.

Customize your alerts

What is it about?

BuzzFeed News provides stories hand-picked from BuzzFeed. From world news to technology to entertainment, the app covers the topics you need the most. With a responsive interface that is super easy to navigation, customized alerts for the news you want to stay up to date with, and simple sharing options for each article, you cannot go wrong with this app as your news source.

For those who...

  • Like Buzzfeed
  • Want a variety of news topics

Not for those who...

  • Dislike Buzzfeed
  • Do not like reading news articles

Why we love it

BuzzFeed News makes staying up to date on important happenings worldwide a breeze. Get the news you want and need in an easy-to-use app with notifications for what matters most to you.

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App Details

Last updated
March 11, 2019
Release date
June 18, 2015
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App Store Description

The BuzzFeed News app brings you the most important and most interesting stories from around the world, hand-picked by our editors.

With the BuzzFeed News app for iOS, you’ll quickly catch up on what’s going on around the world.

We make the news easy to follow. Whether it’s a tweet or a Vine, a BuzzFeed News exclusive or a compelling piece of reporting from elsewhere, our editors will make sure you don’t miss out on what people are talking about.

We make the news easy to understand. Our editors know that when something happens, the who, why, when, and how matter just as much as the what. We’ll make sure you’ve got context and background to major news events as they happen.

We make the news easy to manage. Need to know when something big is happening in the world of technology, politics, or entertainment? Need the latest updates on major breaking news? Passionate about sports or LGBT issues? We’ve got you covered with customizable notifications.

We make the news easy to share. Read something in the app that moves you? Share it with a friend or colleague, straight from the app.

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