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• In-story video over 3G and wi-fi
• Download the latest stories when you have a signal and then read them offline at your leisure
• Share stories to a range of social networks, or email/SMS to a friend
• Personalise the homescreen by adding, removing and re-ordering news categories to suit your preferences
• Live streaming of the BBC News channel for Android 4.0+ devices
• Homescreen widgets
• Settings to allow the app to automatically update in the background
• Font controls to increase or decrease the story text size to suit you
• Ability to send stories, video, and photos directly to the BBC News team
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• Ability to store the app on the SD card. Widgets will not be available if you choose to use this function. This is a feature of the Android system.