Google News updates utilize AI to take on Apple News

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While the new app launched on Android a few days ago, it was added to the App Store for iOS on 15 May and is available in 127 countries around the world. To sum it up, the developers revisited the original news app and integrated the company's innovative AI-powered technology.

The app, which replaces Google Play Newsstand, has a clean and easy to navigate layout. Like with many AI applications, it should only get smarter the more you use it.

Meanwhile, the "Headlines" feature serves as way to quickly skim through the biggest news of the day. Selecting a story means the user is greeted with a range of stories, videos and other content as well as a useful timeline of events. With this new addition to the app, users can subscribe to media organizations who either offer a monthly subscription for web/print access or charge a monthly fee to bypass a web paywall.

Your briefing - It can be almost impossible to keep up with every story you care about.

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The app divides everything into four sections, with the first one being "For You", which is the top 5 reports the artificial intelligence determines to be of value to the user.

Full coverage - Understand the full context on any story with just a tap.

Google at the I/O event has specified that with this Google News app, a user can find quality content from a diverse set of credible publishers and can discover new genuine sources.

Stories, for you - Keep up with what's happening on the topics you care about, whether that's travel, politics, sports, tech, or fashion. Along with the redesign, the updated Google News app now gives users news based on Google's AI and machine learning algorithms. The revamped app will supplant the former app - the Google Play Newsstand. Will it replace Apple News for you? It takes information from a whole bunch of sources to provide you with everything you need to know.

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