NewsON launched in partnership with ABC Owned Television Station Group, Capitol Broadcasting Company, Cox Media Group, Hearst Television, Hubbard Broadcasting, Media General, Raycom Media and Sinclair Broadcast Group, and also includes additional station groups that are dedicated to serving consumers across platforms in their communities and beyond to provide the latest live and on-demand local newscasts and clips nationwide.
The free app was designed with the user in mind and is fast and easy to setup with no log-in required. It’s available on multiple mobile and connected platforms, including Apple iPhone and iPad, Android phone and tablet, and Roku connected TV.
The NewsON app is creating an iconic national platform that’s connecting people to the communities they care about via relevant, professionally produced local news. While watching, viewers can use a unique timeline viewing tool to pinpoint the precise moments they want to watch – from business and sports to weather and traffic – making it an ideal app for people looking to have their specific needs met. It also features an alert setup function to receive instant coverage of the latest breaking news.