Charleston, WV (PRWEB) June 10, 2010
StateNewslines announces that it's apps for iPhone and iPod Touch are now available in the iTunes App Store. StateNewslines' apps allow users to see up-to-date local news headlines from their state's local newspapers, television and radio stations, magazines, college websites and more. StateNewslines helps mobile professionals save time by quickly finding local articles of interest; at the same time adding value to publishers by delivering incremental readership and traffic to their websites.
Mobile professionals are consuming more news and information via their mobile device than ever. This new demand for information on the go, anyplace, anytime has changed the need of publishers to connect with their readers in new ways. StateNewslines is a value-added partner to news organizations, using its index of headlines/links to local news articles to help desktop and mobile users easily find and get to local news content they want to see.
Searching Apple's iTunes App Store for 'statenewslines' lets a user choose the right free app for their state. There are many news apps on the iPhone already - but StateNewslines 50 state-based apps are remarkably different in their exclusive focus on helping readers see much more state, local and community news.
Like most iPhone apps, selecting a headline takes readers to the publisher's website where they can read or share the article. StateNewslines is always up-to-date and helps busy professionals save time by helping them quickly find articles of interest in their state. Publishers enjoy the benefit of attracting additional mobile readers to their website.
StateNewslines indexes public local news headlines and links to articles from more than 8,000 news and media publishers in the U.S and provides a one-page view of news in any state. Readers can personalize the service to see headlines and links to articles from their favorite news publishers, much like the personal pages on iGoogle or MyYahoo! - with the distinction of having a much greater focus on local and community news.
The apps contain the same functionality as the website (http://www.statenewslines.com). The new iPhone application features for each state include:
Local News and Local Sports - Browse business/professional news headlines or enjoy the sports news coverage, including college teams.
Press Releases - News releases from each major wire service are indexed and organized, so users can easily see the major announcements being made.
State Politics - See news headlines by or about elected officials in a specific state (Governors, Senators and representatives).
National Headlines - The latest headlines and links to stories from the biggest and best publishers.
Two Ways to View - Control the view of news headlines either by time (most recently published) or by type publisher (daily papers, weeklies, television, college, etc).
Single Login - The free account on StateNewslines website allows users to search and personalize their own news page; enabling complete access in all of the iPhone apps.
StateNewslines is a nationwide community news network and indexes local news headlines in all 50 states. StateNewslines serves readers and publishers by indexing local news headlines and links to articles from more than 8,000 news sources; providing desktop and mobile services to readers helping them quickly find local news articles of interest; and driving valuable readership and traffic to local news publishers.
For more information, visit http://www.StateNewslines.com or call 304/345-3033.