A One-Tap Hourly News App
Hourly News is a simple app that plays the most recent news updates from multiple sources automatically when opened.
As a podcast app, Hourly News lets to you listen to any/all of the most recent NPR , BBC, CBC, ABC, CBS, ESPN, VOA, SRN, RTHK, DW, Marketplace, New York Times, and/or FOX news updates and more.
You can also add your own custom podcasts sources to Hourly News!
• Plays the most recent news summaries
• Automatically plays when opened
• Plays in background
• Responds to remote control buttons
• Automatically advances to the next news feed.
• Dead simple, easy to use
• Works every time
• Reorder, enable and disable news feeds
• Skip the podcast if already heard
• Sync your settings and sources over iCloud
• Add your own custom feeds
Hourly News inserts no ads into the app, but some of the sources place them in their news streams. Unfortunately, there is nothing we can do to remove those ads.
Like every app, download speeds are greatly affected by your connection (edge, 3G, 4G, LTE or WiFi). Edge downloads might take a little longer, 3G and 4G are faster, LTE is even faster still and WiFi is blazing fast to download the news updates in Hourly News.
Questions, Comments or Support?
We are dedicated to bringing you the best support! Visit http://community.urbanapps.com or contact us via email at email@example.com
If there is another National or Worldwide source you would like to see added to Hourly News, please contact support. At this time, only sources which are broadcast in English and have a radio or internet podcast can be added.
Hourly News® is not affiliated with, or endorsed by any of the included sources. All rights are reserved by the respective owners.
Hourly News is a podcast app, giving you access to free publicly available news podcasts. These feeds are for personal use only and are subject to the terms and conditions provide by the news network providing the feed.
This app has been updated by Apple to display the Apple Watch app icon.
• Bug fixes and optimizations
Ratings and Reviews
Great news podcast app
This is what I've been looking 4 among news apps. A simple control panel, quality news podcast in a few minutes, with sufficient sources.
Does its job perfectly with an uncluttered screen interface. Just needs an Australian news source to take it beyond awesome.
Awesome, just need something for us Australians.
I agree with the other guy. Great app but an Australian station would top it off for me
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- Urban Apps
- 10.4 MB
- Requires iOS 10.0 or later.
- Requires iPadOS 10.0 or later.
- iPod touch
- Requires iOS 10.0 or later.
- Requires a Mac with Apple M1 chip and macOS 11.0 or later.
- Age Rating
- 9+ Infrequent/Mild Mature/Suggestive Themes
- © Urban Apps, LLC
- In-App Purchases
- Add Custom Sources $1.49
Up to six family members will be able to use this app with Family Sharing enabled.