The Washington Post announced a new app on Thursday that gives
"Digital reading opens up so many possibilities for experimentation, and the Washington Post’s new app offers an immersive news-reading experience that we hope our customers find engaging and informative,” Russ Grandinetti,
The new app, designed with tablet readers in mind, has two editions released at 5 a.m. and 5 p.m. Eastern time. Readers will have access to high-resolution photos and graphics, a reading view for stories, photos and video and a bird's-eye view for browsing.
The app will not include a local news edition, according to the Post.