RSS News aggregators for your desktop

By |2018-01-16T07:53:15-05:00January 1st, 2017|Uncategorized|

You can read RSS feeds through RSS Aggregation desktop programs, or RSS Aggregation webpages. Listed below are some popular RSS Aggregation programs for various platforms.
What is RSS?
BTL recommends Awasu for Windows, NetNewsWire for Mac OS X, Liferea for Linux, and the Sage Firefox plugin for all platforms.

For Windows:
Awasu

http://www.awasu.com
Feedreader
http://www.feedreader.com/
infoSnorkel
http://www.blueelephantsoftware.com/
NewzCrawler
http://www.newzcrawler.com/
For .Net Framework (possibly to work on Mono)
SharpReader
http://www.sharpreader.net/
GtkSharpRSS (requires Gtk#)
http://gtksharprss.sourceforge.net/
For Mac:
NetNewsWire
http://ranchero.com/netnewswire/
NewsFan
http://www.makienterprise.com/newsfan/
NewsFire
http://www.newsfirerss.com/
NewsMac
http://www.thinkmac.co.uk/newsmac/
Plucky
http://www.geoffreygrosenbach.com/plucky.html
PulpFiction
http://freshsqueeze.com/products/pulpfiction/
SlashDoc
http://homepage.mac.com/stas/slashdock.html
RocketInfo
http://demo.rocketinfo.com/desktop/
For Linux:
Liferea
http://liferea.sourceforge.net
Straw
http://www.nongnu.org/straw/
For all platforms:
As an application/plugin
Amphetadesk
http://www.disobey.com/amphetadesk/
Sage (a plugin to FireFox)
http://sage.mozdev.org/
Mozilla’s Thunderbird email client
http://www.mozilla.org/thunderbird/
As an accessible webpage aggregation
Bloglines
http://www.bloglines.com/
Fastbuzz
http://www.fastbuzz.com
NewsIsFree
http://www.newsisfree.com/
Livejournal (Livejournal allows subscriptions to RSS and Atom feeds via their friends list mechanism.)
http://www.livejurnal.com

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