SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Mobiles Republic, a leading syndicator of news on mobile devices, today announced a breakthrough innovation to its awarding winning app, News Republic®. The company launched today News Republic 4.0 which includes significant enhancements to its TagNav™ semantic language technology that allows the app to learn about the user’s reading habits (all 100% private to the reader) as they read through articles and to instantly recommend related articles, thus creating a more engaging and personalized news discovery experience on iPhone® and iPod touch® and on Android™ smartphones and tablets.
“News Republic 4.0 is the news app for which the mobile media market has been waiting. Compared with other news apps,News Republic has defined its own genre ̶ an intelligent mobile news syndication model, versus just simple news aggregation,” said Kate Thorp, interactive digital media visionary, former founder of Real Girls Media Network, and Mobiles Republic board member. “News Republic is both an important partner for news organizations aiming to reach an expanded national and global audience, and also it has cracked the code on how to truly help readers stay informed, while avoiding information overload.”
This free app delivers incredible value for news consumers providing an effective means to sort through the information clutter and stay informed on key topics of interest. Super easy to use and personalize, it amazingly includes a deep and wide-ranging selection of fully licensed news sources; from international politics to local news, technology, sports, and entertainment, all in one elegant app. Leaps and bounds ahead of any other such news apps which rely on RSS feeds or force the user to click out of the app to the web to read a news article, News Republic partners with the news outlets to deliver news the reader can trust ̶full and licensed name-brand news articles, news videos and photographs.
About Mobiles Republic
Mobiles Republic is rapidly expanding and transforming mobile news consumption. Its apps already have 15 million active users from app store downloads plus millions more, counting preloads on mobile devices from such vendors and partners as Lenovo, Samsung, HTC, and Sony. Its flagship apps News Republic and Appy Geek are recent recipients of awards such as The Lovies©, Mobile Apps Showdown, and Mobiles Star Awards™. Mobiles Republic’s proprietary news engine generates more than 10 million page views per day of licensed and trusted content, and has generated nearly three billion news article views to-date. The company has offices around the globe including in Bordeaux, France, China and a US headquarters in San Francisco, California.
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