In addition to the existing phone app, Al Jazeera has now released official Android app for the tablets in Google Play. Available for download now for free, the app brings the latest news as well as live broadcast of Al Jazeera English news channel.
Here is a look at the key features of Al Jazeera Android tablet app:
- Latest news, features, spotlight, opinion and blogs from Al Jazeera English
- Programmes videos and information for the latest shows
- Live broadcast
- Breaking news alerts
- Photo gallery
- Preload articles for offline reading
- View weather forecasts by location
“We are delighted that Al Jazeera’s multi-award winning news and current affairs coverage is now available on Android tablet,” said Moeed Ahmed, Head of New Media at Al Jazeera Media Network.
Al Jazeera English is a news channel based in Doha, Qatar. It was established in 2006 and offers global news coverage.