Apple has just prepared its News app ready for the Winter Olympics starting from tomorrow in South Korea. The app will now deliver special coverage of the games and every other event of the Olympics to the iOS users. In order to provide all the updates and news, Apple has collaborated with NBC and other publishers. With the help of various content curation methods, the company aims to provide high-quality content to its users.
The Apple news will be providing daily updates on the Winter Olympics including highlights. To make this possible and deliver the details about the event, Apple joined hands with trusted sources. Apple News is currently delivering the weather report and temperature details from Time, report Olympian’s high-tech gears by the Smithsonian. In addition, you can also see the different coverage from New York Times, the Washington Post, Curbed and ABC news. If you are interested in finding some Olympic facts, then you can also read the reports shared by the CNN news in the app.
In order to keep its users updated with all the Olympics details, the app also offers various curated news links. In addition, you will also find infographics relate to the Winter Olympics prepared by Apple news team.
As the tech giant has officially collaborated with NBC it will provide exclusive Olympics Coverage. The news app will be sharing games highlights, special moments and other information by providing the direct link to the NBC sports app. Moreover, you can use the new calendar scheduling feature to get alerted for the interesting events. Schedule your favorite competition or game and get fix update on time with the link to the NBC sports app for watching them live. There is also a special segment for tracking the real-time medal winners of Gold, Silver, and Bronze to know the counts.
Apple has taken the content curation seriously with the Winter Olympic coverage to deliver only authentic information. This means all information pushed by the company is being hand-picked by the Apple News team. Last year, Apple also hired Lauren Kern, the former Editor of New York Magazine as an ‘editor in chief’ for its Apple news. All these efforts the company has put-in, just to ditch the deceiving and fake-content usually flows over the media platforms.
The Apple news app with the updated feature for the WInter Olympics is available only in the US, UK, and Australia.
Akash Singh Chauhan is a senior writer at MobileAppDaily and he mainly covers all the latest happenings and tweaks in mobile app technology. Being an Engineering graduate he is always compelled to the technology and tries to discover new trends in the tech world. Along with any tech news he also never misses a single episode of ‘Dragon Ball’.Follow