'Diabetes News' for Windows 8



April 12, 2013


Today, Release 2 (Version of the popular and highly rated app "Diabetes News" becomes available to users of the Windows 8 store.


This free app, provides up-to-the-minute breaking news articles for Medical professionals and the now 230 million worldwide sufferers of Diabetes (3.8 million in the UK alone).


Utilising the very latest advances in Microsoft cloud based services (the Azure platform), users can enjoy the following functionality:-


  1. Live tile and 'toast' notifications deliver breaking news directly to the desktop
  2. View  the complete* articles
  3. Print Articles via the 'Print Charm'
  4. Lightning fast Search of the latest articles from the 'Search Charm'
  5. Share news by email, Twitter, Facebook.. using the 'Share Charm'
  6. Save articles for archiving and later viewing
  7. Clean and accessible design
  8. Fluid and responsive Modern UI


The developer (a Type 1 diabetic) respects users right to privacy and ensures the app does not collect any user or device information.


Pricing and Availability


Version 1.0.06 of 'Diabetes News' is currently available for free from the Windows 8 store and not subject to advertising**


Additional Information


For additional information about "Diabetes News" please visit  http://diabetesnews.azurewebsites.net/


For non Windows 8 users, the Windows store details can be found here:-






For general , support or advertising enquiries please contact the developer directly  via email at srcox@live.co.uk


*Full Articles are made available where possible

** Diabetes News may be subject to advertising in a future release