After over a million downloads of the last version, RTÉ have recently updated their News Now App for iPhone, adding some new features and bringing the App more up to date visually. Updates for other devices and Android are in the works and expected soon. You can check out an overview of the updates to the App below and it is available to download now in the App Store.

 

PUSH NOTIFICATIONS

Receive push notifications to catch breaking news stories. Control which push notifications you want to receive.

CUSTOMISE YOUR CONTENT

Easy access to more than 28 content categories across news, sport, and entertainment from our global network of journalists. Customise the content of your news feeds to highlight what is important to you.

SAVE STORIES TO READ THEM LATER

User content gathering feature allows you to save your favourite stories to catch-up at a time that suits you.

WATCH AND LISTEN

Watch and listen RTÉ News Now, RTÉ Radio 1 and RTÉ 2fm. Audio stream technology allows you to continue listening while browsing the app so you can; watch & listen to RTÉ News Now, RTÉ Radio 1 and RTÉ 2fm live.

LIVE SPORT RESULTS, FIXTURES AND TABLES

View pre & post match analysis, live match trackers and the latest sports results.

LOCAL WEATHER FORECAST

Keep one step ahead of the weather with our local weather forecasts.

SEND PHOTOS AND VIDEO DIRECTLY TO OUR JOURNALISTS FROM YOUR PHONE OR TABLET

Share your stories, video and images with our journalists, directly from your phone or tablet.

SIGN-IN

Sign-In and synchronise your news feeds and settings across all your devices.

EXPANDED RANGE OF CONTENT

More content is available in the new entertainment section and you can discover the latest music, books and films in the new reviews section.

SHARE

Share stories via email or your favourite social networks. Use iOS native Facebook and Twitter integration to publish with just one click.

OFFLINE BROWSING

Offline browsing allows you to keep connected when you are not online.