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CNN is not the only news organization with a tablet-optimized Honeycomb app - USA Today today (ooh, 2x "today"s in a row, it must be your lucky day) jumped on the same bandwagon with their own take on what a tablet news app should be like. News, Money, Sports, Life, Tech, Travel, Photos, and Weather sections are available, and... well, there is not much else to say about this - it's a news app on a larger screen. You can find the download links towards the bottom of the page.

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Press Release

MCLEAN, Va., Feb. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- USA TODAY, the nation's top-selling print newspaper, today announced the USA TODAY Android 3.0 App for Motorola Xoom is now available.

The App features the signature look and design that readers have come to trust from USA TODAY, providing them with eye catching photos and graphics while delivering the latest award-winning USA TODAY content in a convenient interactive package.  The USA TODAY App has all the latest news, sports scores, weather, stock quotes and photos available. 

"We're excited to have the USA TODAY App launch along with the Motorola Xoom," said Dave Hunke, president and publisher, USA TODAY.  "Users will receive news as it breaks, 24 hours, 7 days a week, as well as photos, weather, stocks and sports scores.  Powered by Android 3.0 Honeycomb, we've created a fast, friendly interface that users have come to expect from USA TODAY."

USA TODAY is now available on major platforms and devices including iPhone, Android, iPad, Google TV, the Chrome Web Store and Windows-based slate PCs.

USA TODAY is a multi-platform news and information media company. Founded in 1982, USA TODAY's mission is to serve as a forum for better understanding and unity to help make the USA truly one nation. Today, through its newspaper, website and mobile platforms, USA TODAY connects readers and engages the national conversation. USA TODAY, the nation's number one newspaper in print circulation with an average of more than 1.8 million daily, and USATODAY.com, an award-winning newspaper website  launched in 1995, reach a combined 5.9 million readers daily. USA TODAY is a leader in mobile applications with more than seven million downloads on mobile devices.  The USA TODAY brand also includes USA TODAY Education and USA TODAY Sports Weekly. USA TODAY is owned by Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI).

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Artem Russakovskii
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  • Jakub

    Can't find it in the market. Was it taken down or is it only accessible through honeycomb/xoom?

    • CoZ

      You can only see it if you have H.C. / Xoom.

  • CoZ

    I love the fact that they have locked this APP down to only the Xoom tablet.

    What about my G-Tablet that has the same specs (minus H.C.). Where is the love for the rest of our tablets Google???