Yahoo Newsroom Android App

Yahoo Newsroom Android App

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  1. Inappropriate ads

    Some of the pics in your "sponsored" ads are inappropriate or downright disturbing. I keep using the drop menu and flagging them, but they keep coming up.

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  2. Stop going to the first article after I read one and return to the news feed screen

    Stop going to the first article after I read one and return to the news feed screen

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  3. Where's the news?

    What happened to the news? Now anyone can post anything and it looks like I'm scrolling a Facebook page. No thanks.

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  4. Posts won't post or disappear within minutes.

    My posts chronicly will not post or disappear within minutes. My comments on OTHER people's posts do not have this problem, just initial reactions to articles. Please fix.

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  5. Sign out

    Unable to sign put of this setting After my comment. Why????

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  6. Icon badges

    I'm deleting your news app because I can't disable the new feature of showing icon badges on the app icon, and on the folder the app is in when not open. I hate those. I don't want to have to go in and delete them several times a day. And I'm too OCD to just ignore them

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  7. Vibes are terrible.

    I used to use vibes to quickly get to the type of news I was interested in. Now they are just full of random people posting whatever garbage they want. Most of it doesn't even belong in that particular category. Please fix this.

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  8. My picture is on an article about Devin Kelley!!

    Take my picture off of the article about Devin Kelley's ex wife!!

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  9. Videos

    When an article cites a video, you should show the video! The whole article describes the videos but you get to the bottom of the article and there's no video, no link to a video, not even pictures! Then I have to Google the video. Why not skip the middle man? I used to love Yahoo news. But Google is coming around. Yahoo just doesn't seem to have their **** together anymore. It's really disappointing.

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  10. Need a Widget to come back

    I love Yahoo News, however, on my Android I use Google News because they have a Widget. With the Widget, I can see what's important to me RIGHT THERE ON THE SCREEN! Because you all don't have a Widget, I have to be plagued by a million notifications or miss news because I can realisticly only check it once a day. PLEASE MAKE A WIDGET FOR YOUR NEWSROOM APP!!!

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  11. Cannot post replies

    I cannot post a reply to a comment. Posts it back into original article comment section. Please fix. 4 days and counting.

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  12. Be less slanted views on negativity regarding OUR PRESIDENT

    Fair and factual news not on rummers and anonymous reports.

    If it is opinions have it so noted and also have both sides of the thoughts represented.

    Thanks for the opportunity to view my opin.

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  14. Please bring back News Digest

    News Digest was a really good service for time-constrained people. It gave you top news in an easy format. Newsroom is nowhere near as useful and I plan to delete it, whereas I used News Digest religiously every day.

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  15. Active background

    Not a fan of the moving photo. Kind of disorienting and a distraction. Cool for a second or two and then the novelty wears off immediately.

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  17. More content less drivel

    How about more photos to start. In general I don't understand the decision to provide less content in each story and add a section for reactionary drivel. It takes away from the product overall. I will look for other options definitely. You should add more photos as well. The visuals provided in the previous app enhanced the story.

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  18. Cannot reply to a person's individual post

    I initially responded to someone and days later, go back to it from my history and am unable to repost a response. Instead, it continues to say posting... for every and not so anything. One time it even decided to put the post on the main topic instead of as a reply to the user.

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  19. forces a refresh.

    Please stop forcing automatic page refresh it's very annoying to be scrolling through the available articles and then the page forces a refresh and you have to start from the top again. Also if you read an article along with the comments it will force a re- fresh when you go back to the main page.

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  20. Turn off auto refresh

    Auto refresh is very annoying.

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