NBC News brings you the breaking news, top stories and live news you need to know. Our free news app features real-time news alerts, in-depth stories, exclusive reporting and articles from award-winning journalists covering relevant US news and international news. Get your daily news fix with topics spanning politics, opinion, health news, tech and science news, business, sports, celebrities and entertainment. Get alerted about local news, weather and local headlines from your area. Watch NBC News NOW in the app for 24-hour news coverage, special reports and live streams of current events, and stay up-to-date when news breaks with our live blogs. Watch your favorite primetime and daytime NBC News and MSNBC shows, and listen to a live audio feed of NBC News, CNBC, Dateline, and TODAY all day with no login required.
NBC News app features:
• Breaking news alerts and push notifications for fast news updates sent straight to your mobile device
• National news and global news reporting at your fingertips, with headline news and top news from America and abroad
• Expert opinion and analysis of political news, government news and the administration of President Joe Biden
• Live results from elections and primaries, Senate and House voting, and Democrat and Republican debates, with live commentary from our political correspondents in Washington, D.C.
• Local news, community news and weather alerts from your region
• Watch live news 24/7 with NBC News NOW and watch live video as events unfold
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Ratings and Reviews
Did jhumsoon write “myocarditis?’
I love reading the comments where people are supposed to review the app itself, but ramble on about insignificant and trivia. An NBC News app reviewer, jhumsoon commented how he or she develops inflammation of the heart, every time they see someone on NBC News get stabbed when receiving the vaccine. Jhumsoon, I want to ease your heart inflammation! Pediatric and Adult patients get different size needles. A child is never given an adult sized injection in addition to adults and children have different sized breathing tubes, IVs, and pretty much every other piece of medical equipment, in a controlled environment. Kowledge is power. That’s the good news!
As far as the NBC News app, I love the convenience of getting “breaking news” notifications and don’t have to search through random news outlets when I have a trusted news source right on my iPhone and/or iPad.
NBC news is great, The app as well…except…
I see reviews here that are up to two years old that address my issues. NOTHING has been done to address the app’s “automatic refresh” boondoggle. This apparent “brain fart” of an idea is, in my opinion, screamingly frustrating! Literally every time I go to take in my daily diet of your news options on my iPad, I get automatically catapulted to an awfully rearranged menu. So many times I’ve been just about to make a selection and then “POOF” it’s gone! At which point I proceed to look for the item unsuccessfully and give up. I give up because of the other problem I have with it, “lousy search options”. Seriously??? This app is from the NBC that I’ve always loved and respected? As per usual, the content etc. are in line with how I’ve come to expect from you folks, top of the line. But these problems I’ve listed are what I’d expect from rank amateurs. (I’m not going into the bugs I’ve experienced, I don’t want to split hairs.) I love you guys. (Loved you better when news was a public service and not a corporate venture.) But even now you are the one I turn to. The best thing going. Please fix this weirdness? I think, by now the public knows how to push a “Refresh” button when THEY WANT.
Developer Response ,
Hi Rex, thank you for your review. We've released a new version of the app (v. 7.1), which includes a fix for the issue you reported. If you continue to experience the bug after updating to the latest version, please contact Customer Care by navigating to Settings > Send feedback from the app or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Good app but needs fix
I really like this NBC news app. It’s just the right amount of news without the overwhelming and completely depressing, overblown, polarised information of other news apps. I want to be updated with the latest important news; not bludgeoned with gruesome murders, US vs YOU political crap and a TMI style of app reporting that complies a bunch of other nonsense making me feel that human beings are the worst idea ever created! That being said, I have a couple of technical issues; why does it jolt you off the section you are reading ( I assume more stories are being added? ) it is incredibly frustrating to be reading a headline and suddenly your 3 or 4 stories down and have to scroll back to what you were originally looking at. Also, while I love that the content is limited, which makes for a clear straight forward news feed, some of the stories at the bottom seem to never change, so really you end up reading just the upper portion...how about moving those older stories along. More stars when small issues are fixed😉 Thanks for doing the news right!
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