Welcome to the new CBC News app for Android.
We've redesigned the CBC News App for Android and have optimized it for version 5.0 (Lollipop). The latest version uses Google's new Material Design aesthetic, giving you a fresh design with the CBC News content you have come to know and love. You'll have access to the latest local, national and international news, high quality photos and video, and breaking news as it happens.
With the touch of your finger, get all the news that matters to you from CBC - when and where you want it.
- Completely redesigned using Material Design Guidelines.
- Optimized for Android 5.0 (Lollipop).
- Latest news from your region, across Canada and around the world.
- Save your region and check back for updates
- Breaking news ticker delivers the headlines as they happen.
- Breaking News Push Alerts.
- Watch full-screen news videos.
- Share stories on your social networks such as Facebook, Twitter and email.
- High-quality photo galleries.
We plan to continually improve this product and want your feedback! If you wish to report an issue or request a feature, please contact us at http://www.cbc.ca/contact/.
On behalf of everyone at CBC News, thank you for downloading our app.
- bug fixes
- performance improvements
- added embedded images, Twitter, and Youtube videos to stories
- for Android v5.0 and higher, ripple effect on surface reactions
- added swipe-to-refresh
- video player bug fixes