Al Jazeera, in an attempt to make new forays into news and new media has released applications for Android and BlackBerry platforms. The biggest feature in these applications is the ability to send pictures and video to Al Jazeera via the app itself. While this feature already exists in some American news media apps, it's particularly helpful for a publication like Al Jazeera with all the turmoil that's been taking place in the Middle East.
Al Jazeera English on Android
Like their already released iOS apps, the Al Jazeera Android and BlackBerry apps streams news 24 hours a day and provides access to the network's blogs and news feeds. The app is also available for Nokia through the Ovi store and comes preloaded on Samsung Wave phones in the Middle East and North Africa.
Publish date: May 10, 2011 2:35 pm| Modified date: December 18, 2013 7:47 pm