If you keep up on current events around the world, or are interested in breaking news, you should check out the AP Mobile world edition BlackBerry application. Updated today to v3.4.3, the Associated Press app is now compatible with BlackBerry 7 devices. With this update, they have also integrated with BBM, so you can share news and interesting stories with your contacts at the click of a button! AP Mobile also has push alerts, so you can get pop-up messages or emails when there is breaking news.
Other new features include:
Improved offline experience
Fixed video bugs
Breaking news alert: Get notified of breaking news in the app
Video support: Users can view Video stories using the native video player on their BlackBerry® device
Globalized: Users can select different editions for their news
Multiple language support: The application now supports Spanish and French languages in addition to English
Weather: Users can now easily view weather for their chosen location from within the application
Share stories and photos via email, SMS, Twitter, and BBM
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As a downloadable application, AP Mobile updates and caches content throughout the day, thus keeping users in the know while on a plane or subway. It includes a complete set of news categories including Sports, Entertainment and Wacky News, plus AP’s award-winning photos. AP Mobile world edition is free in BlackBerry App World at the link below, and compatible with most BlackBerry smartphones.
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