Basic use

Compatible models

  • - Android smartphone (Android 4.1 or above)

  • - Android tablet (Android 4.1 or above)

  • * Except Sony Tablet S


What you can do with News Suite

Read the latest news from your favorite sources on two tabs, [News] and [My Feeds].
Get a broad range of news on [News].
Add keywords and feeds you're interested in to create your own custom feed on[My Feeds].


Using [News]

Select your favorite category:

  • 1. Tap to display the menu.

  • 2. Select [Settings] > [Edit tab].

  • 3. Select the category you want to view.


Hint:
Genres without check boxes are always displayed.


Using [My Feeds]

Add your favorite feeds:


  • 1. Tap on [My Feeds].

  • 2. The list of available feeds is displayed. Tap to the right of the feeds you want to add.

  • A tab is added to [My Feeds].


Register an RSS Feed


  • 1. Tap the symbol in [My Feeds]

  • 2. On the screen displayed, tap [By category/URL]

  • 3. Enter the URL of the RSS feed in the entry field marked [By typing the URL of RSS feed] A tab will be added to [My Feeds]

  • A tab is added to [My Feeds].


  • *Registration is not possible if:

  • • you are using version 5.0.00 or lower of News Suite

  • • the URL is not an RSS (URLs of news sites themselves cannot be registered)

  • • the format of the RSS feed is not compatible with News Suite (some formats are not compatible)


Create a newsfeed by keyword:


  • 1. Tap on [My Feeds].

  • 2. Tap on the upper right of the screen.

  • 3. Enter a keyword into the text box.

  • A tab is added to [My Feeds].


Remove feeds and keywords you've added:

  • 1. Tap to display the menu.

  • 2. Select [Settings] > [Edit tab] > [My Feeds].

  • 3. Tap to the right of the item you want to remove.
    * You cannot remove items that do not have .


[Weather] settings

Initial region setting
Tap on the upper right of the screen, and enter your region.


Change your region setting

  • 1. Tap to display the menu.

  • 2. Select [Settings] > [Weather] > [Location] and enter your region.


Getting weather info
Set your region to view weather reports and weather radar by tapping on the upper right of the screen.


Home screen widget

Adding a widget displays the latest news on the home screen of your Android device without starting this app.

Set the widget:

  • 1. Tap and hold a empty space on the home screen of your Android device to display the menu.

  • 2. Select [Widget] > [News] from the menu.

  • 3. Select the feeds you want to appear on the widget.


Delete the widget
Tap and hold the widget, and then drag it to the trash icon or to the word "Delete."


Change text size

  • 1. Tap to display the menu.

  • 2. Select [Settings] > [Font size]

  • 3. Select a text size.


[Notification] settings

Receive notifications of additional feeds and of the latest posts each day at a time you select.


Note:
You will not receive notifications if there have been no new posts in the previous 24 hours or if you have already gotten the latest posts in the News Suite app.


Notification settings:

  • 1. Tap to display the menu.

  • 2. Select [Settings] > [Notification] > [Scheduled feeds notification].

  • 3. Select [Add notification setting] to set the times and feeds for your notifications.


Turn off notifications:

  • - Deselect the check box to the left of the time for [Scheduled feeds notification] to stop receiving notifications from feeds.

  • - Deselect the check box for [Additional feeds and other info of interest] to stop receiving notifications of additional feeds or other information of interest.