Apple News App Keeps Crashing and is Not Working for Users After New Updates


Apple released some new updates to its Apple News App yesterday, announcing the Apple News+ subscription plan that Apple launched. After the new updates were released for the App, users at iLounge had reported that the Apple News App keeps crashing.

Apple News App Keeps Crashing

According to users on Twitter,  the App keeps crashing on the latest version of the iOS 12.2 on all iPhone’s, iPad’s and on macOS Mojave 10.14.4. Currently, Apple support hasn’t made any statements regarding why the Apple News App is not working for users. Therefore, it’s unclear when would Apple release a new update for its News App to fix the glitch.

Since this story is still developing, we will update this article as soon as we have more information regarding the cause of the Apple News App to crash. Are you facing this same issue on your iOS 12.2 device? Let us know in the comments below.

Update: After users stormed Twitter to report the issue to Apple Support, thankfully, it got Apple’s attention and are now aware of the issue. According to sources, they are now working on a quick fix. It’s unclear whether Apple would need to release an update for the iOS 12.2 or the Apple News App itself.

Update: Apple has said to have fixed the issue on all its platforms. If the Apple News App still crashes, users are required to restart their devices.

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Haider Ali Khan

Haider Ali Khan is an entrepreneur from Perth, Western Australia. He is the Owner and Editor-in-Chief of iLounge.