Get the latest news and weather directly on your Android device!

Please note: If you have trouble installing the ABC13 Houston News app, please make sure that the Operating System on your Android device is updated to version 2.3 or higher.

How to check your Android OS version:

  1. From your home screen, press Menu > Settings > About Phone > Android Version

Frequently Asked Questions

Why don't I see my current weather location?
Android requires that you manually turn on your device location services such GPS satellites or Google Location Services. To change your weather location to or from "My Current Location" open the App, tap on the current weather displayed in the upper right hand corner, on the next screen, tab on Edit button, then tap on the Automatic button.
Why is my app not updating?
You should be able to pull some of the views to refresh/update the contents.
Why is video not playing correctly?

Apple mobile devices with iOS 7.0 or above:

  • iPad, iPad mini, iPhone, iPod touch.

Android / Kindle tablets:

  • Kindle Fire (2nd Gen), Kindle Fire HD 7.0", Kindle Fire HD 8.9"
  • Google Nexus 7" & 10"
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7" & 10.1"
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 8" & 10.1"

Android Phones:

  • Google (LG) Nexus 4
  • HTC One
  • Samsung Galaxy SII, SIII, S4
  • Samsung Galaxy Note, Note 2

Devices not supported:
If your device has the supported version of Adobe Flash listed in our system requirements, you may find that our site works in your mobile browser, but we do not support devices not listed and cannot guarantee that VOD and Live Video will work as intended on your device.


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