Customize your news experience

You can select your preferred news sources and customize the news format on your Google Nest and Google Home devices. 

Customize your news preferences

  1. Make sure your mobile device or tablet is connected to the same Wi-Fi as your Google Nest or Google Home device.
  2. Open the Google Home app Google Home app.
  3. At the top right, tap your account.
  4. Verify that the Google Account shown is the one linked to your Google Home or Google Nest device. To switch accounts, tap another account or Add another account.
  5. Tap Assistant settings  News.
  6. Add or remove news sources.

Change your news playlist format

Important: This feature is only available in the U.S.

  1. Make sure your mobile device or tablet is connected to the same Wi-Fi as your Google Nest or Google Home device.
  2.  Open the Google Home app Google Home app.
  3. At the top right, tap your account.
  4. Verify that the Google Account shown is the one linked to your Google Home or Google Nest device. To switch accounts, tap another account or Add another account.
  5. Tap Assistant settings  News.
  6. To decide which news format you prefer, tap Change news playlist format.

​Here's more on how to listen to news on Google Nest and Google Home.

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