MSN for iPad now available in the US introduces an enhanced interface which allows easy swiping to find favorite articles and renders in landscape or portrait orientation. You can easily update the content by pulling down the homepage grid for quick refresh to get more of your favorite articles.
The app displays following MSN channels on the frontpage:
- News: Stay in the know with breaking news and video from MSNBC.com.
- Sports: Find the latest stories, predictions and award winning news on your favorite teams from Foxsports.com.
- Entertainment & Celebrities: Browse movie reviews, read about your favorite musical acts and more in the entertainment section. Stay up to date on the latest celebrity news and gossip from Wonderwall.
- Editor’s Picks: Explore the best content MSN has to offer hand-selected by our editorial team.
- Video: With a tap of a finger you can watch the most popular videos on MSN.
- Money: From financial advice to savings tips, stay up to date on your money matters.
- Living: Whether you’re interested in celebrity fashion, the latest beauty trends, or budget solutions for your family, MSN Living has always been your go-to destination with great content from your favorite print brands.
- Autos: Get car information and expert advice from MSN Autos while you’re on the go.
By enabling “offline mode” from the arrow on the top right of the menu bar, you can access MSN anytime, anywhere. Also, with Bing built-in you can easily search the web for more content that interests you.
Hotmail and Windows Live Messenger are easily accessed so you can connect all the products that matter to you and easily share stories with friends on Facebook and Twitter, or email a link.
Also, a new feature called “Lasso,” lets you circle and search in just two steps. “Find a word or phrase that you want to know more about, just hold the left or right margin with your thumb while you circle the word or phrase and MSN for iPad will launch a search in Bing,” explains MSN team.
Photo galleries and slideshows come alive in the MSN interface, and all of the video content selected by MSN editors for your enjoyment is formatted to play just for iPad.
You can download MSN for iPad app from the iTunes App Store.
Here is the video demonstration the features: