With Tumbleweed – News, just scroll through the main page for news summaries displayed with photos. Tap on the small arrow in the summary to expand it. Tap and hold on any story to share it on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram or send it via email or text message. You can edit the phots before you send it by adding another photo to it, typing in some text, drawing a doodle, or popping in a sticker.
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Browse bite-sized news. Just scroll through the main page for news summaries displayed with fabulous photos. From entertainment to sports to global news, there is always a variety. Tap on the small arrow in the summary to expand it. Each summary is filled with funky emojis, very brief details, and often, a bit of humor. So, for a lighthearted news app, Tumbleweed – News is simple and comical.
Tap to share anywhere. Tap and hold on any story to share it. Then select the arrow icon that displays for a list of options. Post it on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram or send it via email or text message. You can also simply save the photo to your camera roll if you like. If you decide to share or send a story, it will include the photo and depending on the sharing option you choose, it may also contain the summary.
Edit it before you send it. The draw to Tumbleweed – News is the ability to edit the photo before you send or share it. Just tap and hold on the story and then select the pencil icon that displays. You can add a photo to it, type in some text, draw a doodle, or pop in a sticker. This nifty feature will let you have a bit of fun with these news stories.
What is it about?
From entertainment to sports to global news, Tumbleweed – News has a small variety. The draw to this app is the ability to edit the photo before you send or share it. Just tap and hold on the story and then select the pencil icon that displays. This nifty feature will let you have a bit of fun with these news stories. So, for bite-sized news summaries, give Tumbleweed – News a roll.
For those who...
- Like news summaries
- Enjoy having fun with the news
Not for those who...
- Prefer full-length news articles
- Do not enjoy sharing news photos
Why we love it
For simple summaries with cool photos, Tumbleweed – News gives you the headlines. And, you can have a little fun with the news using the photo editing feature before you share or send the stories. Add a silly sticker, sarcastic text, or a funky doodle.
App Store Description
With all the noise on social media, it is sometimes hard to truly BE HEARD. Tumbleweed is a daily feed of real people voicing their passionate and personal points of view on the issues that face our generation. We're constantly curating the day's hot topics and pinging out leads to our ever-growing community of awesome contributors (YOU!).
- Find a story that interests you.
- Tap through a few people's opinions.
- Want to SPEAK UP? We make it easy.
Our camera faces you and only you. Your voice matters. That's why we not only let users respond with an opinion, but we also give everyone a chance to break a story in our main feed, with their thoughts providing initial context to the issue at hand.
As the opinions start gathering and collecting 100s, the most popular opinion then rolls to the forefront. All we ask is that you think about what you are about to say, because this is a place where everyone's voice is valid and valued. Be thoughtful. Be yourself. BE HEARD!