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HN - Hacker News Reader Alternatives

HN - Hacker News Reader is described as 'The app parses Hacker News ' HTML itself instead of using an external parser, and therefore works as long as HN is online (with some maintenance needed if they make structural HTML changes)' and is a News Reader in the news & books category. There are more than 10 alternatives to HN - Hacker News Reader for a variety of platforms, including Android, Hacker News, iPhone, Online / Web-based and Mac. The best alternative is Hacki, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like HN - Hacker News Reader are Nomocle, HNBuddy - Hackernews client for iOS, HNClient and Yarn (Hacker news client).

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  1. Hacki icon

    Hacki

    • iPhone
    • Hacker News
    • Android
    12 alternatives to Hacki 

    A simple Hacker News reader made with Flutter.

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    Nomocle

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    Different from typical Hacker News readers, Nomocle lets you create or follow dashboards to monitor specific topics of interest. It provides an easy way to get to the content you want to keep an eye on.

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    HNBuddy - Hackernews client for iOS

    • FreeProprietary
    • iPhone
    12 alternatives to HNBuddy - Hackernews client for iOS 

    Offline bookmarks, expandable & rich discussion threads, customisable reader, automatic themes, ... Everything you need for the best browsing experience possible.

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    HNClient

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    11 alternatives to HNClient 

    Comfortably read Hacker News without having to open an endless amount of tabs anymore. You can choose articles to view from a sidebar and can optionally read articles and their comments next to each other on a split screen.

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    Switch between stories using the sidebar
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    Yarn (Hacker news client)

    • Android
    • Android Tablet
    • Hacker News
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    Yarn for Hacker News is a beautiful, full featured app for browsing and interacting with Hacker News.

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    Site is dead.

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    YAHN

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    Yet another hacker news reader with offline mode.

    Features:

    Offline mode by default. Means the client will download everything, including news feed, posts and comments. Then you'll be able to read everything offline. Like while in subway. Log in and up vote. You should be a.

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    The official website is no longer available. Last version, 1.11, released on June 2014, can be still downloaded from Google Play Store

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    Octal

    • iPhone
    • iPad
    12 alternatives to Octal 

    Octal is a full-featured Hacker News client built with an eye for design and usability. Octal has all the features you'd expect from a Hacker News app, including the ability to sign in to your Hacker News account, post comments and upvote.

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    HacKit

    • Mac
    • Hacker News
    12 alternatives to HacKit 

    HacKit is a beautiful reader for reading Hacker News on the Mac. It emphasises on a simplified reading experience built for the macOS design language.

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    1.  Dark ModeHacKit supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
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    • Glider for Hacker News icon

      Glider for Hacker News

      11 alternatives to Glider for Hacker News 

      Glider is an opinionated Hacker News client. Ad-free, open-source, no-nonsense.

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    • Vue HN icon

      Vue HN

      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      • Hacker News
      11 alternatives to Vue HN 

      Read news from Y-Combinator's Hackernews feed using an elegant, Pinterest-like layout, complete with thumbnails and Likes!

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