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Announcing BlackBerry News 1.1

Product Overview


BlackBerry® News app 1.1 is news client built and optimized for the BlackBerry® PlayBook™ that allows users to consume content in an easy to use magazine/newspaper style UI. The following is a highlight of features included in BlackBerry News app 1.1.


Software Support:  BlackBerry® PlayBook™ OS 1.0 X



  • Articles marked read
  • Portrait mode support
  • New content indicator
  • Ability to update channels through data tethering
  • Ability to switch channels while in magazine view
  • Ability to go to previous/next article from the article view
  • Easily discover and add new content sources
  • Ability to view a feed immediately once subscribing to it
  • Offline support

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Additional Support

For additional support related questions please visit http://www.blackberry.com/support/playbooknews.

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