2019 Product Updates


Below is a list of new features and functionality that have been added to World News Digest over the course of the year.

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October - Interactive Google Maps are now available on all country landing pages. See Google Maps Overview.

August - World News Digest has been relaunched with a completely new design, improved navigation, powerful new functionality, and a wealth of exciting new content. Updates include:

  • Easier-to-use tabbed Browse pages with helpful filters. See Browse News Overview
  • Tabbed search results with new filters that make it easier than ever to locate particular material. See Basic Search Overview
  • Brand-new video collection, featuring a wealth of historical footage new to the database. See How to Access Videos
  • New searchable, standalone images
  • Brand-new editorial newsfeed, updated daily from top newspapers such as the New York TimesWall Street Journal, and others, via NewsEdge. See NewsEdge Editorials Newsfeed Overview
  • Expanded background information for every country
  • Enhanced Presidential Elections Guide, featuring improved organization of presidential election coverage from 1940 to the present. See U.S. Presidential Elections Section Overview
  • Fully responsive interface
  • New Save Search feature. See Save Search Overview
  • Now uses HTTPS to help protect the security and privacy of our users.

January - Usage statistics have been updated to COUNTER 4. Read more.

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