What's New

- Additional bug fixes for iOS 7

App Description

Get fresh and razor-sharp insights on black news and perspectives from The Root. Download The Root iPhone app to get:

* Highlights of the hottest news stories from around the web
* Our hand-picked selection of commentary by the top African-American writers
* Original features tackling race, politics, society, culture and the day’s most-talked about topics.
* Provocative podcasts and slideshows about the issues everyone’s discussing
* A home screen designed to make it easy to access all of The Root's top stories across its sections
* Tools that let you share The Root stories and features
* We are always looking to improve our applications. Please send your thoughts and suggestions to [email protected]

iPhone Screenshots

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App Changes

  • June 24, 2011 New version 1.0.6
  • December 07, 2011 New version 2.0
  • April 02, 2013 New version 2.1
  • September 20, 2013 New version 2.1.1
  • October 01, 2013 New version 2.1.2