London Evening Standard to launch mobile app

The London Evening Standard will launch a free mobile application that connects content from the new

The mobile app will be available across all major smartphone platforms. Users of the application will be able to share articles through Facebook, Twitter, and del.icio.us. They can customise the application using a "My Feeds" tab to access their preferred news and feature stories.

The content is automatically refreshed, but it will also be available for offline reading. A demonstration of the application will take place at the Handmark booth at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona that started on Monday.