Al Jazeera launches mobile, tablet apps
November 9, 2015
Al Jazeera has launched new mobile and tablet apps on the iOS and Android systems bringing the latest Al Jazeera news and programmes live together with on-demand personalisation.
The apps, which are available for Al Jazeera English and Al Jazeera Arabic, will provide breaking news alerts and special coverage notifications with a curated home screen which highlights top stories. The apps will provide 24-hour access to live video and background audio streaming with a personal newsfeed area for shows, topics and saved stories which can be shared on social media.
Ibrahim Hamid, Director of Enterprise and Digital Platforms at Al Jazeera Media Network said: “Our new mobile and tablet apps will make it easier for our audiences to get content that is important and relevant for them. With just one click, you can get quick access to your favourite topics, shows, and any saved articles from your personalised news feed.”