RIP Breaking News

Dec 08, 2016

According to Poynter:

Breaking News, a news alert app founded by Cory Bergman and later acquired by NBC News, will be shut down. Craig Newman of Crain's Chicago Business laments its loss, pleading to the cruel and invisible journalism gods, "Why can't we keep good news apps alive?"

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