Looking for news from all over the world?
"World In The Hands" redefines news access by gathering in one search upon a city, a country, or a famous place, the following informations:
• Location on the globe
• Associated country
• Local time
• Local currency and exchange rate
• Local weather
• Distance travelled from previous location
• Most recent news sorted by date and associated to place name
• Most recent tweets associated to geo-location and place name
• Related news web pages
• Location related Wikipedia articles
• 2D Maps
Search is automatically initialized with your current location when the "Location Services" is enabled.
Search history is maintained and backward, forward and reload are provided.
Interactive globe allows to:
• Spin the globe with a swipe of your finger
• Tap on Countries
• Pinch to zoom in and out
• Display Colorized Countries
Check out http://www.worldinthehands.com for more info.