Sky News

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Description of App: 

As described in the iTunes Store:

Stay informed... get the breaking news FIRST from Sky News.

With over a million downloads, the award-winning Sky News app now allows you to watch Sky News TV live, on 3G or WiFi for free. (Check your mobile phone tariff first, of course)

This application also lets you read the latest stories from the newsroom; UK and World News, Politics, Showbiz, and Business – in text or as video.

Other features include a weather forecast, and the ability to send breaking stories directly into the Sky newsroom.

Version: 

1.3

Free or Paid: 

Free

Accessibility Comments: 

There are no problems using this app. Works perfectly with VoiceOver, whilst the interface is clear and easy to use.

VoiceOver Performance: 

VoiceOver reads all page elements.

Button Labeling: 

Most buttons are clearly labeled.

Usability: 

The app is fully accessible with VoiceOver and is easy to navigate and use.