- The Android app MSN News will most likely be rebranded quickly to Microsoft News.
- Beta testers of the MSN News app noticed the brand new branding this week.
- It isn’t but identified if the opposite MSN houses will even be rebranded.
There are 4 apps on the Google Play Store that endure the MSN moniker: MSN News, MSN Money, MSN Weather, and MSN Sports. It looks as if no less than this kind of apps – MSN News – goes to be rebranded as Microsoft News, by the use of OnMSFT.
The title exchange is showed by way of the newest MSN News Beta replace, which now has an icon with the Microsoft News moniker.
The beta model of Microsoft’s information app options a brand spanking new UI with a backside navigation menu and a more uncomplicated format. However, the beta app’s glance has now not but observed a unencumber to most of the people.
The newest beta replace to MSN News / Microsoft News additionally includes a purple icon, which brings it extra consistent with the Windows 10 app.
This branding exchange most likely signifies that Microsoft is taking a look to no less than cut back (if now not finish fully) the MSN branding in choose of the more-recognizable Microsoft logo. Although the MSN.com site continues to be a well-liked vacation spot on the internet, the MSN branding is showing on fewer and less merchandise.
If you’d like to check out the brand new Microsoft News, you’ve got to join as a beta tester. You can accomplish that by way of visiting this site the place you’ll routinely obtain an replace to the app on your software. If you don’t have the MSN News app but, you’ll see a hyperlink to obtain it from the Google Play Store, which will then replace to the beta model.
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