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Apple News starts promoting stories on Twitter

The new Twitter account posts stories from publishing partners that are deep-linked to the News app on iOS.

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Report: Apple may soon let you read paid-subscription articles via its News app

Apple News wants to be the hub for premium content, in an effort to differentiate itself from Facebook Instant Articles.

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Microsoft tests iOS app that will read you the news

NewsCast pulls in stories from around the web and then uses text-to-speech tech to fill users in.

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Podcast: Extra, extra, hear all about the News app

Glenn is joined by Jason Snell of Six Colors, and Tom Standage of the Economist to unpack what Apple's push into the news business means for publishers and readers alike.

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Apple replaces Newsstand with Flipboard-style app called News

Newsstand's replacement, News, gathers user-selected and algorithmically picked news sources into a single app iOS 9 that repackages stories to display richly at any size.