Google Currents For Android Gets Huge Facelift, Sidebar, Widget More Share
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Justifiably slotted at the number one spot on our list of best Android apps of 2011, Google Currents is arguably one of the best news readers apps available to Android and iOS users. The Android variant of Google Currents has just been bumped to v2.0 with numerous highly-anticipated features, including a dedicated scrollable home screen widget. When it comes to the UI, the main screen of the app has been totally revamped to include an Edition sidebar that allows instant access to editions falling under various categories including news, sports, entertainment, feeds and pick of the week etc. Navigation to your desired content has been improved drastically with the introduction of various gestures that help users quickly sift through their editions as well as news stories falling under a particular edition. The app now provides even better control over management and customization of content. Moreover, stories can be bookmarked for quick access, and read stories can be easily identified on the feeds with the added semi-transparency effect. Read on to learn more about the update.

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