☀☀☀☀ theSkimm makes it “easier to be smarter.” Subscribers have access to short, daily reads, weekly book suggestions and popular trends. It’s easy-to-digest news reports, with supplemental graphics for clarification and an option to sync future events to their iPhone calendars may be a helpful tool for journalists. Download this highly satirical app in the App Store for $2.99 per month after a month trial period. theSkimm app is currently unavailable to Android users. — Olivia Davila

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