Subcategory: RSS Readers
Platform: Android, iOS, Web browser
First release: 2009
NewsBlur – an American company which provides RSS personal news service via a web browser and mobile applications for Android and iOS. With first-class iOS, Android, and web apps, NewsBlur is an easy and organized way to read the news wherever you are. Sharing and talking about the news is not only fun, but allows you to break out of your routine and embrace the serendipity of your friends’ tastes. Even if your friends aren’t NewsBlur users, they can keep up with what you’re reading through a public blog of all the stories you’ve shared, including your comments.
• Synchronizes with NewsBlur servers so keep your stories and read/unread status consistent
• Read all of your news subscriptions (RSS feeds)
• Read while offline and re-sync read and saved stories when online again.
• Share and comment on the news with friends
• Multiple device support (Web, Android, iOS)
• Meet new people who share the same interests
• Collapsible folders
• Save stories
• Dark mode for night time reading
• Multiple viewing options for stories
• Training your feeds – Hide the stories you don’t like and highlight the stories you do.
• River of news – show stories from several different feeds in a single view
NewsBlur is free on the web, iPad, iPhone, and Android. By subscribing to a premium account, you support a growing service and unlock a few restrictions.