BBC News Worldwide Now Available for Other Countries


The BBC news app released for the United Kingdom last week was nice, but unfortunately wasn’t available for a good majority of people around the world. That’s changed today, though, with the release of BBC News Worldwide. The full feature set is below, but if you are eager to get your hands on this after most of the globe was snubbed last week, head to the Android market to download it.

• Simple design with easy scrolling for efficient browsing
• Tap to reveal full-screen article and in-story video
• Swipe through stories to browse
• Post stories to social networks, or share via email and SMS
• Get breaking news with a real-time headline ticker
• Listen live to BBC World Service radio
• Watch or listen to the latest news headlines
• Personalise your home screen by adding and removing sections
• Choose to automatically update content in the background
• Set text size to suit your preferences

Quentyn Kennemer
The "Google Phone" sounded too awesome to pass up, so I bought a G1. The rest is history. And yes, I know my name isn't Wilson.

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  1. Damnit Quentyn!
    No market link for us lazy people? =X

    1. Whoops, thought I included it. Sorry :)


  2. Good app, and nice page layout, but it needs a widget similar to the BBC news app by Jim Blackler – which was changed to “UK & World News” a week or two ago.

  3. it’s not compatible with my G2 WTF?!

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