Apple News app is a one stop solution to everything you want to read. There are several exclusive features like the option to mute/unmute news channels that ensure your hunger for reading is perfectly satisfied.
The News app recommends stories by your habit. As for instance, if you like reading sports news, it will suggest news related to that. Besides, it keeps a comprehensive record of what you read or searches within the app.
From time to time, you may need to clean up history and recommendations to prevent it from being cluttered. The app allows you to get rid of the entire history with ease. Here is how it works!
How to Remove Individual Articles in the News App on iPhone/iPad
Don't want to do away with the entire history at one? You have the option to remove individual ones.
Step #1. Open the News app on your iOS device.
Step #2. Tap on the Saved tab from the bottom left corner.
Step #3. Next up, you need to tap on the History button at the top of the screen.
Step #4. Now, you have to swipe left on any article you want to delete → Tap on Delete.
How to Clear History, Recommendations At Once in News App in iOS 10 on iPhone/iPad
Step #1. Launch News app on your iPhone.
Step #2. Next up, you will have to tap on the Saved tab from the bottom left corner.
Step #3. Make sure to History is selected in the tab at the top.
Step #4. You have to tap on Clear, which is below the History tab.
Step #5. Up next, you will have four options:
- Clear History: To let you clean up the entire history.
- Clear Recommendations: To get rid of all the recommendations at once.
- Clear All: To clean up everything at once.
- Cancel: Leave everything as it is.
You can tap on any option depending on your need.
The stock News app has a striking similarity with Flipboard, which also allows you to read everything single one platform.
It's great to have two highly impressive apps competing with each other. Whenever there are a lot of options, it's the end users who benefit the most. If there is no competition at all, there is less chance of something special coming up.