Do you use AllTop to keep up on your news? Visiting the site to get to the top providers of news on about any subject you can think of. There is no second guessing technology going on, search for a subject and get a list of popular sites providing information on that subject.
No need to bounce around the site on your iPad’s browser, now there is a free AllTop app specially designed for your iPad. Launching AllTop for iPad gives you a list of general areas, a overview screen of top stories and a search to find the area of news your looking for.
A general search like ‘iPad’ will give you the category of news posts that contain ‘iPad’. Choose one to narrow down the results further. As you may notice, AllTop has Ads appearing at the bottom of the screens.
Lists of the posts per provider can cover several pages that you can scroll through… yup, there we are on the right! If you change your mind, AllTop has the links like on the Web site to see what others are looking at, providers you have viewed in the past, ones you have stared and your customized view.
Choosing any article link will open a window of a short versions of the post. AllTop gives just enough of the post to know if you want to read more or hit the close button.
Selecting “Read The Full Story” gives you a view of the single article with images. From this page, AllTop provides a button to share with your friends on social sites, a pull down of other areas on the news providing site and a close to get back to the list of content providers.