Byline Alternatives

    Byline is described as 'Read the latest news from your favorite sites and blogs on your iPhone or iPod Touch, even when you’re offline' and is an app in the News & Books category. There are more than 100 alternatives to Byline for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, Windows, Mac, Android and Linux. The best alternative is Feedly, which is free. Other great apps like Byline are QuiteRSS (Free, Open Source), Tiny Tiny RSS (Free, Open Source), NewsBlur (Freemium, Open Source) and Reeder (Paid).

    This page was last updated Sep 3, 2021

    1. NewsFox is an efficient 3-pane(email) style Atom/RSS feed reader. NewsFox allows you to group your feeds as you wish, read feed content offline, update feeds when you want, 1-click subscribe with the Firefox URL bar icon, and read other feeds while updating.

      Discontinued

      This "app" hasn't been updated in almost 3 years and is incompatible with Firefox Quantum so it is essentially dead.
      See http://newsfox.mozdev.org/ChangeLog.txt

      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Android
      • Android Tablet
      Offline reader for Twitter and blogs. Fetches full articles when online, and formats them for mobile reading.

      Discontinued

      The official website seems down, but you can still download the app from Google Play.

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    2. RSSMonster is an easy to use web-based RSS aggregator and reader compatible with the Fever API, created as an alternative for Google Reader. RSSMonster features a lightweight fluid responsive design.
    3. Feed On Feeds is a server-based RSS aggregator written in PHP. It provides a simple firehose-style interface with the capability of filtering on tags and individual sites.
    4. Feedzing is a feed reader capable of reading Atom and RSS. It is a software that has been deeply studied their usability for ease of users. With Feedzing you can store and view the news from your favorite websites.
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    5. Simple RSS Reader is an alternative to Google Reader featuring an identical layout that functions and behaves exactly like the discontinued Google product, including it's much-loved Star capability.
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    6. Smart RSS is an extension that clones (in a bit mutated way) RSS reader from Opera 12.
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    7. Mr. Reader is a powerful RSS News Reader for your iPad that synchronizes with popular services. Due to the large article preview and image thumbnails, it is easy to read only the articles you are interested in.

      Discontinued

      App was pulled out of the app store. The official page http://www.curioustimes.de/mrreader/ shows the following message: "September 2016: I stopped iOS development and removed all apps from the App Store."

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    8. News+ is a simple, fast and intuitive feed/rss reader for Android, featuring beautiful themes, podcast support and full offline support. Features Voice Reading Listen to your feed without reading them. Multi Services With extensions you can run any services.
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    9. Introducing Spout, the newest way to enjoy news, messages, tweets and comments; delivered to your screen as a beautifully rendered up-to-the-second display of social content.
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