Grand Rapids, MI, December 17, 2012 - Get the news the way you want it with WZZM 13's new iPad app, which will be available beginning on Tuesday, December 18, 2012.
The app is more visual and includes our popular interactive radar.
The app has a sleek design, robust weather, news, sports, social interface and video content.
• Interactive radar, hourly extended and weekend forecasts
• Interactive weather radar maps-in-motion
• Social sharing ability to Facebook, Twitter and email
• A video-centric content display
• Extensive photo galleries
• Selections for users to opt-in for breaking news, weather and/or general news alerts
• Real time school closing information customized to the user's favorite schools
• Automatic desk clock mode featuring stunning imagery of Grand Rapids
"We know consumers want access to our content and newscasts whenever and wherever they are so providing great content on all platforms is a priority for us," said Janet Mason, President and General Manager of WZZM 13. "The new app is a perfect companion to suit today's multi-screen viewer."
The App supports all generations of the iPad, including iPad Mini devices. Operating systems supported are IOS versions 4.x, 5.x and 6.x.
Visit the Apple App store to download.
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