The NEWS CENTER Maine app gives you the latest news, weather and sports for all of Maine. From photo galleries to video, the app allows you to consume news when and where you want.
App Features & Highlights:
- Live streaming video
- Video weather forecast, weather radar and snow total maps
- Sports, including Patriots, Red Sox, Sea Dogs and Red Claws, Maine Mariners, and University of Maine
- Local video
- National news
- 207 magazine show with highlighting the stories of Maine
- Closings and Delays list
- Submit your photos and videos to share
- Real time traffic
- Push Alerts
- Sweepstake offers
- and more!
New logic to the article view will now load content much faster and prioritize content over advertisements.
Improved the video preview in the article stream. The user experience adjustments improve scrolling performance and avoid unwanted video playback.
Ratings and Reviews
I noticed another reviewer had commented on the same issue that I am about to address. And that is, why do I have to keep clicking to get to a story. One page says click here. After clicking there, I get another page that says click here. Sometimes that goes on for four clicks. Now admittedly this doesn’t take much time, but the fact remains it seems miss leading. In this day and age there are so many competitors vying for our attention, I think being user-friendly would increase your ratings and viewership. Thanks for taking the time to read this.
Way too much stuff on your website. All I want to do is get the latest news and weather. This past week we had a missing young woman in Bar Harbor and you didn’t begin your reporting/coverage until much much later when the body was found or the arrest was made. So much for local coverage.
I tried to keep notifications on and customized them within the app. Strangely, I would have to do this at least once a week because the notification preferences mysteriously changed. So I would start getting way too many notifications and would have to return to the app and customize again. Finally, I just turned off all notifications in my phone settings and I no longer get any notifications. Perhaps your app makers can figure out a way to keep a persons preferences
With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.