Al Jazeera

Al Jazeera
Free
109 reviews
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Download size

2 MB

Last updated

5/5/2014

Version

1.2.0.0

Works with

  • Windows Phone 8.1
  • Windows Phone 8

App requires

  • phone identity
  • location services
  • music library
  • photos library
  • media playback
  • microphone
  • data services
  • speech
  • web browser component
  • HD720P (720x1280)
  • WVGA (480x800)
  • WXGA (768x1280)
What's this?

Supported languages (1)

English
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Al Jazeera English for Windows Phone 8 brings you all the latest news and live broadcast of Al Jazeera English, free of charge.

The 24-hour news and current affairs channel is the first international English-language news channel to broadcast across the globe from the Middle East.

Al Jazeera's global footprint continues to grow and now broadcasts to more than 260 million households on six continents in more than 100 countries.

Features of this app:

- All the latest news, features, spotlight, opinion and blogs from Al Jazeera English
- Watch the latest programme episodes and news video clips on-demand
- 24 hour free access to the live audio and video broadcast
- Follow people, places, and organizations mentioned in stories to discover personalized news through My Topics
- Parallax scrolling to provide deeper interactivity, engagement, and context for every story 
- Search articles
- Share stories on Facebook, Twitter, and email
- Save stories to My Bookmarks for easy access
- View news by Region

Note: This app features content from Al Jazeera English.
- New Program Schedule and Watch live section
- More Shows added
- Add reminders for upcoming shows
- News on map
- Improved My Topics layout for better management
- Download articles for offline reading
- Lockscreen option added
- Live tiles for Top News, Live Stream, and My Topics
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Reviews

  • by Ravi 10/24/2014
    Great app in windows store, must include live tile
  • by Majed 10/15/2014
    Are there any plans to add American support for videos and live feed.. (but not Aljazeera America) for Aljazeera English..
  • by Cemil 10/15/2014
    I can't watch live stream; stopping, crashing and it can't disable screen lock. When I watch after one minute screen locks.
  • by John 10/15/2014
    Three stars just because there's Aljazeera in the name. No notification, no live tiles, slow as a sloth... Was craving for a good Aljazeera app but this is def not it- an update is long overdue
  • by Forhad 10/14/2014
    Very good..
  • by Cynthia 9/22/2014
    Gorgeous app. Obviously it's not as much USA focused news, but the app works, which is something many do not. It also gives a new perspective to many stories, which is good to help stay globally aware. On top of that, it's gorgeous. The developer did a really great job making a beautiful app. Other news apps should take note.
  • by Ammar 9/12/2014
    The top news live tile should flip to show latest headline. The picture slideshow doesn't seem enough for a news app. It's a decent app otherwise.
  • by Dillan 8/15/2014
    Very polished app, and live streaming works seamlessly. The way it's done it appears to be better than even RT's English app!
  • by Wasim Wes 8/14/2014
    Thank you so much al Jazeera for paying attention to windows phone ! This is superb quality software!
  • by Yash 8/13/2014
    Decent app, need to update certain sections, the business section was last updated in 2013