Google has an update in Google News that brings all its news in a unique experience and a personalized news feed, as announced by the company during its annual conference for 2018 I / O developers.
Google has introduced an update in Google News that brings all its news in a single experience and a personalized news feed, as announced by the company during its annual conference for developers.
The Google News customized news feed
The new Google News experience starts with a "For You" section which contains a briefing of five main stories that Google has chosen for you. This is a mix of global headlines, local news and new developments on stories you've followed. You can then move on to titles to see the best stories from around the world. Additional sections here allow you to immerse yourself in various topics such as sports, business or technology.
Newscast the new Google News format
There is a new visual format called newscast, which uses natural language comprehension to give you a collection of articles, videos and quotes on a single topic. It allows you to get basic information by browsing through different sources so you can decide whether to go into a specific story.
Google News Full Coverage to learn more about the news
If you want to deepen a specific topic, the "Full Coverage" function Google News lets you see how a story is told from a variety of sources and in multiple formats, such as social commentaries, local news sources and major publishers. Google News will present you the title of the topic, so I'll show you a timeline below with key moments and developments. Below are frequently asked questions about the story, tweets from relevant sources and factual checks.
Although the theme of fake news has not been specifically addressed, the Verification of Facts section a reference to the problem and Google has made efforts to combat this problem through its Google News Initiative.
Google says that within Google News everyone will be presented with the same information as they are an unfiltered view of events from a series of news sources.
The Newsstand feature of Google News
Finally, Newsstand will actually be incorporated into Google News. A dedicated card will show you the publishers to explore and follow, including over 1,000 sources optimized for the mobile format. If you want to subscribe to a publication, you no longer need to use a credit card, forms or password. With the new Google sign-up platform, you can simply tap a publisher sign-up button and the payment is immediately processed. You can then access paid content wherever you have logged in on any device, such as Google search or the publisher's website.
Some sources have claimed that Google had been in contact with publishers for several weeks to prepare them for changes, which saw the company commit to rearrange many of Google's features in a single product. "There are many Google services where you find news," an editorial said, "and what they're trying to do to bring everything under one brand."
The new Google News replaces Google Play Newsstand on mobile and desktop devices, as well as the Google News & Weather app on mobile devices. available for Android, iOS and Web and will be released in 127 countries within the next week.