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About Newsy Radio

Looking for a better on-the-go source for the day’s top US and world news? With the Newsy Radio app for iOS, available for download in the App Store, you’ll be able to stay on top of the latest news in a convenient hands-free audio format — perfect for your daily commute, household chores, cooking or walking the dog.

Now, users can get the same up-to-the-minute reporting in a pure audio format and be the most informed person in the room, regardless of where your day takes you. With the new Newsy Radio app for iOS, you can:

         - Get caught up on the news quickly with a concise, to-the-point presentation

         - Avoid missing important information with a convenient 15-second rewind button

         - Easily fast-forward to each story with large, finger-friendly controls

         - Set the app to Night Mode for easier viewing during evenings and limited light situations

         - Choose between normal and higher-quality audio

Think of Newsy Radio as your news travel companion that keeps you informed throughout your busy day. News viewers already turn to Newsy for its fresh take on the day’s news through its growing over-the-top ecosystem including Apple TV, Xumo, Comcast’s Watchable, Pluto TV, Roku, Google Chromecast and Amazon Fire TV.

 

Newsy Radio Assets

Press Release

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Apple App Store Download Link

          https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/newsy-radio/id1038933099?mt=8

Newsy Radio App Videos

Newsy Radio Promotional Video

 

Newsy Radio Walk-Through Video

 

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Newsy Radio FAQ

What company is behind Newsy Radio?

          Newsy Radio was created by Newsy, a wholly owned subsidiary of The E.W. Scripps Company.

Is it available on iOS and Android?

          Newsy Radio is currently available on iOS.

How much does the app cost?

          Newsy Radio is available to download for free in the Apple App Store.

How is the app different than other audio news apps?

           Other audio news apps have a long and cumbersome set-up process determining which subjects the user is interested in. With one tap, Newsy Radio just plays the top world and national news across topics including politics, entertainment, science and technology focused on the millennial audience. Newsy is known for delivering news with context and analysis without hype and bias.

When was the app launched?

          Newsy Radio was launched in the Apple App Store in November 2015.

What are the app’s key benefits?

          - Get caught up on the news quickly with a concise, to-the-point presentation

         - Avoid missing important information with a convenient 15-second rewind button

         - Easily fast-forward to each story with large, finger-friendly controls

         - Set the app to Night Mode for easier viewing during evenings and limited light situations

         - Choose between normal and higher-quality audio

Newsy Radio Web and Social Links

          Hashtag: #NewsyRadio

          Facebook: facebook.com/newsyvideos

          Twitter: @NewsyVideos

 

About Newsy

Newsy is a millennial-focused digital video news service that provides “news with the why,” built to inform and engage by delivering today’s top stories across platforms. Its content is available in on-demand and linear formats on over­the­top (OTT) services including Apple TV, Watchable from Comcast, Pluto TV, Roku, Amazon Fire TV and Google Chromecast; connected television including Xumo; on mobile for iOS, Android and Kindle Fire; and at newsy.com.

About The E.W. Scripps Company

The E.W. Scripps Company serves audiences and businesses through a growing portfolio of television, radio and digital media brands. Scripps is one of the nation’s largest independent TV station owners, with 33 television stations in 24 markets and a reach of nearly one in five U.S. households. It also owns 34 radio stations in eight markets. Scripps also runs an expanding collection of local and national digital journalism and information businesses, including podcast industry leader Midroll Media, over-the-top video news service Newsy and weather app developer WeatherSphere. Scripps also produces television shows including The List and The Now, runs an award-winning investigative reporting newsroom in Washington, D.C., and serves as the long-time steward of the nation’s largest, most successful and longest-running educational program, the Scripps National Spelling Bee. Founded in 1878, Scripps has held for decades to the motto, “Give light and the people will find their own way.”

Contact

For any interview requests, images or other press needs, reach out to Kari Wethington via email or call 513-518-2769.