Yahoo has recently announced Yahoo News Digest – a spiritual successor to Summly of a sort. The app posts collection of articles twice per day – once in the morning and then again in the evening – with the intention of keeping users easily informed of the day’s biggest stories. Information on top news stories is gathered from several different sources and presents users with an assortment of data bits, referred to as “Atoms,” to browse through at their leisure. These can include quotes, videos, wiki entries, images, infographics, and more, all of which are both gathered through program algoryhthms and had-curated.
Yahoo News Digest is available now as a free download.