PBS Newshour Player

PBS Newshour Player


For PBS news listener, PBS news RSS Player is a great RSS client for android mobile that provide a convenient way to listen English news from PBS web site.

FEATURES
* Listen to PBS episode while reading the transcript.
* Auto-scroll the transcript according to the speed of audio.
* Download transcript and mp3 into device for offline listening and reading.
* Automatic play the next news.
* Support replay mode on all news item.
* Support landscape mode.
* Settings for downloading all categories.
* Support background playback.
* Display all items count and unread items count for every feed.

Categories:

1. NewsHour Headlines
2. world
3. Asia Pacific
4. North America
5. Europe
6. Latin America
7. Middle East
8. Africa
9. Business
10. Government Programs
11. Education
12. Health
13. Religion
14. Science
15. Arts & Entertainment
16. Environment
17. International Organizations
18. Law
19. Media
20. In Memoriam
21. Military
22. Politics
23. Social Issues
24. sports
25. Terrorism
26. Transportation
27. U.S. Presidency
28. Weather

Recent changes:
2013-6-15 add font size selection
2013-7-20 bug fix
2013-9-2 add refresh button
2014-1-31 rating, group by publish date, paragraph repeat function
2014-7-18 bug fix
2014-11-21 bug fix(android 5.0)
2014-12-10 bug fix,add 'translation aside of transcription' option
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$4.89
76
3.8
User ratings
22
Installs
1,000+
Concerns
0
File size
786 kb
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About PBS Newshour Player
For PBS news listener, PBS news RSS Player is a great RSS client for android mobile that provide a convenient way to listen English news from PBS web site.

FEATURES
* Listen to PBS episode while reading the transcript.
* Auto-scroll the transcript according to the speed of audio.
* Download transcript and mp3 into device for offline listening and reading.
* Automatic play the next news.
* Support replay mode on all news item.
* Support landscape mode.
* Settings for downloading all categories.
* Support background playback.
* Display all items count and unread items count for every feed.

Categories:

1. NewsHour Headlines
2. world
3. Asia Pacific
4. North America
5. Europe
6. Latin America
7. Middle East
8. Africa
9. Business
10. Government Programs
11. Education
12. Health
13. Religion
14. Science
15. Arts & Entertainment
16. Environment
17. International Organizations
18. Law
19. Media
20. In Memoriam
21. Military
22. Politics
23. Social Issues
24. sports
25. Terrorism
26. Transportation
27. U.S. Presidency
28. Weather

Recent changes:
2013-6-15 add font size selection
2013-7-20 bug fix
2013-9-2 add refresh button
2014-1-31 rating, group by publish date, paragraph repeat function
2014-7-18 bug fix
2014-11-21 bug fix(android 5.0)
2014-12-10 bug fix,add 'translation aside of transcription' option

User reviews of PBS Newshour Player
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Android Market Comments
A Google User
Oct 30, 2013
Can't read media file. I keep getting the message that the media file can't be read. It works fine for some news items, partly for some and none for the rest. I expected video also but that would be asking for too much when even audio doesn't work properly.
A Google User
Jun 12, 2013
Can't read media file. I keep getting the message that the media file can't be read. It works fine for some news items, partly for some and none for the rest. I expected video also but that would be asking for too much when even audio doesn't work properly.
A Google User
Nov 17, 2012
Never Opened Cant open App , 5 min "loading items" on first opening, gave up waiting.
A Google User
Nov 17, 2012
Never Opened Cant open App , 5 min "loading items" on first opening, gave up waiting.