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HNClient is described as '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' and is a News Reader in the news & books category. There are more than 10 alternatives to HNClient for a variety of platforms, including Android, Hacker News, iPhone, Android Tablet and Online / Web-based. The best alternative is Hacki, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like HNClient are Nomocle, HN - Hacker News Reader, HNBuddy - Hackernews client for iOS 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

    11 alternatives to Nomocle 

    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.

     Nomocle has no features, suggest some!
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  3. HN - Hacker News Reader icon

    HN - Hacker News Reader

    • Android
    • Android Tablet
    • Hacker News
    11 alternatives to HN - Hacker News Reader 

    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).

     HN - Hacker News Reader has no features, suggest some!
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  4. HNBuddy - Hackernews client for iOS icon

    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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    Yarn (Hacker news client)

    • Android
    • Android Tablet
    • Hacker News
    11 alternatives to Yarn (Hacker news client) 

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

     Yarn (Hacker news client) has no features, suggest some!
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  6. 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.

     Glider for Hacker News has no features, suggest some!
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  7. 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!

     Vue HN has no features, suggest some!
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  8. Trilby icon

    Trilby

    • Android
    • Hacker News
    11 alternatives to Trilby 

    Trilby is a beautiful, and thoughtfully created Hacker News client for your device.

     Trilby has no features, suggest some!
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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.

     Octal has no features, suggest some!
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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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