How to disable Google News on Android
As I anticipated at the opening of the article, if you mean disable Google News on your device Android, you have two "ways" to go: the first, the less "drastic" one, consists in deactivating the notifications coming from Google News. The second, on the other hand, is to completely uninstall the app from the device. In the next paragraphs you will find detailed how to proceed in both cases.
If you just want disable notifications coming from the Google News app for Android, all you have to do is go to the settings of your device and select the option that allows you to disable the reception of notifications from the latter.
To begin with, start the app Settings pressing the icon ofgear located on the Home screen of your smartphone or tablet, or in the drawer (the screen that groups all installed apps). Then tap on the item Notifications o Audio and notifications, select the voice Applications o App from the screen that opens, wait for all the apps installed on your device to load, locate the icon Google News and press on it.
On the next screen, locate the entry Block and move up ON the lever of the switch placed in correspondence of the latter, so as not to show any notification from Google News. If you want to receive Google News notifications silently, instead, instead of carrying out the operation described above, you have to move to ON the switch lever next to the wording Show silently.
Please note: due to the “fragmentation” that characterizes Android (ie the existence of numerous versions of the Google operating system), it may be that some wordings and passages are slightly different on your device.
Uninstall the app
If you want to resort to more "drastic" solutions, you can disable Google News by completely uninstalling its app. Again, to do this, all you have to do is go to the settings of your smartphone or tablet and proceed from there.
To begin with, therefore, start the app Settings of Android by pressing the icon ofgear located on the Home screen or in the drawer (the screen that groups all the applications installed on the device), select the item Applications from the menu that opens and, if necessary, presses on the card All (o All applications) which is located at the top.
At this point, select the name of the application you intend to uninstall, that is Google News , fai tap sul pulsating Uninstall present nella schermata Application Information e conferma l'operazione rispondendo OK to the question Do you want to uninstall this application?.
Alternatively, if you have installed and activated an alternative launcher on your terminal (such as the famous Nova Launcher), you can be able to uninstall Google News in an even easier way: you simply have to go to the drawer, keep your finger pressed for a few seconds on the Google News icon, drag its icon onto the dustbin that appears in the upper left corner and confirm the uninstallation by pressing the button OK.
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How to disable Google News on iOS
If you want to know how disable Google News on iOS, then on a iPhone or iPad, know that you have to follow more or less the same instructions I gave you in the chapter of the guide dedicated to Android, that is, disable notifications from Google News or, if you prefer, uninstall its app from your device: let me illustrate you in the detail both procedures.
turn off Google News notifications on iPhone and iPad, you have to go to the iOS settings and select the options you prefer regarding the latter, so as to disable them completely or silence them.
To proceed, therefore, start the app Settings of iOS by tapping on the gray icon depicting the gears present on the Home screen of the device, then tap on the item Notifications and, in the screen that opens, locate the item Google News and then press on it.
To turn off all notifications from the Google News app, swipe to OFF the switch located in correspondence with the wording Consenti notified(located at the top). If, on the other hand, you want to turn off only the notification sounds, move to OFF the switch located in correspondence with the wording Sounds.
Uninstall the app
If you want uninstall the Google News app on iOS, know that you can do this by acting both from the home screen of your device and from the operating system settings. Find everything explained in detail right below.
If you want to take action from the Home screen of your iPhone or iPad, locate the app icon Google News present in the latter and makes a prolonged tap on it. After a few seconds, the icons of all the applications installed on the terminal should start to “dance”, indicating that you can remove them or move them around the Home screen.
To cancel the Google News app, simply tap on (X) which is located in the upper left corner of its icon and then respond Delete to the question Do you want to remove "Google News"?.
To uninstall the Google News app by taking action from the iOS settings (operation that allows you to choose whether or not to keep the app data), go instead to the Settings of iOS and tap on the items General> Free space iPhone /Free iPad space (depending on the device in use).
Now, wait for the complete list of applications installed on the device to load, locate the icon Google News and tap on it. Then, to uninstall it, select the item Uninstall app present in the screen that opened and confirm your intentions by pressing again on Uninstall app. By doing so, you will have uninstalled the app, freeing up space on your device and at the same time keeping the data and documents related to it.
If, on the other hand, you want to permanently delete the Google News app and the data related to it, select the item Delete app and then confirm your choice by tapping on the item Delete app. Facile, see?
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