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Google News Reviews

Comprehensive up-to-date news coverage, aggregated from sources all over the world by Google News.

Social recommendations and mentions

We have tracked the following product recommendations or mentions on Reddit and HackerNews. They can help you see what people think about Google News and what they use it for.
  • WiFi help need, puzzling situation
    A coffee shop I started going to has free wifi, but what is confounding is that once connected to their wifi I can only visit maybe 5-10% of sites I try connecting to. Works great with google.com, maps.google.com, tmz.com . But I can not connect to duckduckgo.com, airbnb.com, techradar.com, and tons of other sites such as links off of news.google.com (news.google.com itself if accessible). Also, I have the... - Source: Reddit / 1 day ago
  • What News/Podcasts/Videos do you Start Your Day With?
    Google news Https://news.google.com If you don't disable all tracking cookies and actually give Google a CHANCE to figure out what your interests are, the news feed will be amazing. - Source: Reddit / 8 days ago
  • STUDENTS ARE PROTESTING IN CU FOR THAT GIRL (PART 3)
    It's horrendous that there's no coverage of this in the media. I tried finding more context on news.google.com, and came out empty :(. - Source: Reddit / 17 days ago
  • Name calling gone wrong
    You could get in the loop. Just go to a good news aggregator, like https://news.google.com/, and browse the headlines. If you see a topic that interests you, click on a headline and browse that. Doesn't need to take more than a minute a day. - Source: Reddit / 21 days ago
  • Boycott CNN Calls Grow
    I stopped watching CNN 12 years ago, unless it shows up on news.google.com or Reddit, I don't watch much cable news. - Source: Reddit / 29 days ago
  • Like clockwork...
    It has gotten worse since Russia invaded Ukraine. Before that happened, their talking points started the day in Russia with Putin and RT. The talking points would circle the globe and end up on Fox News. I could search new stories on news.google.com. The original story always started in Russia. smh. - Source: Reddit / about 2 months ago
  • Reddit seems very slow lately
    Both ipv6.reddit.com and old.reddit.com take > 5 seconds to load for me on a gigabit connection. Other pages like news.google.com and news.ycombinator.com load instantaneously. Is there some setting to tell it how many posts to load so the first few will load much faster? - Source: Reddit / 2 months ago
  • Bitgert to the moon soon
    At news.google.com you hover your mouse pointer over a headline and a 3-dot menu will appear to the right. Click on that and a context menu will open with an option to hide all stories from that news source. - Source: Reddit / 2 months ago
  • 2 hours ago this article was #1 when you searched "monkeypox" now it's no where to be found on Google
    I mean, it's an article from yesterday. It's literally yesterday's news. When I type "news.google.com," I don't expect them to serve me up yesterday's news. - Source: Reddit / 2 months ago
  • What is the best way to consume news?
    Try https://news.google.com. It provides news by category. There's a Google news app too - it's very similar but a bit more customizable. I hate Google but I haven't found anything better that provides news concisely with categories. - Source: Reddit / 3 months ago

External sources with reviews and comparisons of Google News

Top 11 Best News APIs for developers in 2021
API features: Although Google deprecated and no longer maintains the Google News Search API, it is still operational and accessible to the public. You can use the API to incorporate Google News search results into your application or web pages. You can use it to display Google search topics, headlines, trending stories, URLs, and other news items.

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