Washington: Social media giant Facebook is reportedly working on news service application, which will collect all the news shared on the website and make it easier to browse through the various applications for the iPhones and iPads.

The app called, the ' Reader app' is said to be similar to a popular app 'Flipboard' which allows users to create their own custom magazines by logging in through their social media accounts, ABC News reports.
Facebook recently launched clickable hash tags, a feature through which users can click on the hash tags and are taken to a feed related to the tagged topic and see what others are talking about.

According to the report, although Facebook said that the new app, which has been worked upon for more than a year, will not be released anytime soon but the company has said that it will announce more hash tag features in the coming weeks, which will include a list of trending tags.

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said that he plans to transform the news feed feature of the website into the most personalized newspaper, adding that it should have a first page but also allow the user to drill down to any topic they want.


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