News Release

NewsLoop keeps Australia in the loop with the best in local news and content

Australia, 22 April - Top-rated news app NewsLoop announces its launch in Australia, delivering over 400 sources of information across 30 news and lifestyle categories. The app brings together local content from familiar names such as CelebrityOz and CNET Australia complemented with internationally renowned news sources such as Reuters, Bloomberg and ESPN to users, all in a single elegant app. (See full list of our publishers.)

Alex Fenby, Business Owner of NewsLoop, said "From business headlines and technology news, to restaurant reviews and health tips, NewsLoop offers an unrivalled news experience that lets users uncover fresh views and perspectives on the world around them. It also provides local media and bloggers with a powerful new platform to reach a wider audience."

Australian websites and blogs are also excited about the new app, as it helps them reach new audiences.

"The World Loves Melbourne is excited to come on board with NewsLoop, who is undoubtedly a leading, informative, relevant and creative news service with loads of amazing content", said David Hagger, Manager and Editor of The World Loves Melbourne, one of the publishers on NewsLoop.

Richard Misso, Director of Australia's popular architecture and design blog, Design Addicts Platform, remarked "This media rich app feeds articles from the world's best publishers and networks to your iPhone or iPad, reaching millions of users. We are very excited to be selected as a content supplier."

NewsLoop is designed for readers to get quick access to content that matters to them. It presents articles in a clean and easy-to-read magazine-style format and also allows users to add feeds from their social networks like Facebook and Twitter on the platform. This makes it simpler to discover and share content.

To create a unique reading experience, readers can personalise their very own NewsLoop profile to receive content from the categories and sources they are interested in. Over time, NewsLoop learns the interests of users and helps them to discover articles that appeal to them.

NewsLoop is now available on the Apple App Store for free download. For more information, please visit www.getNewsLoop.com.


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About NewsLoop

NewsLoop is a news aggregation app that delivers the best of local and international news and lifestyle content across 30 categories. The app is highly personalisable, allowing users to select their favourite publishers and categories. NewsLoop's intuitive navigation interface allows users to browse and share their favourite content effortlessly through email, SMS and social networks.

Since launching in July 2012, NewsLoop has been ranked as one of the top 5 news apps downloaded on the iOS App Store in Singapore. NewsLoop is now available in the Singapore, Indonesia and Australia versions with expansion plans to other markets in the pipeline. For more information, visit www.getnewsloop.com or follow us on www.twitter.com/getNewsLoop