Kerosene Alternatives

    Kerosene is described as 'will capture every link you throw at it - and wont let you forget about it. Its not another read-it-later app which you will just forget about' and is an app in the News & Books category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Kerosene for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, Android, Google Chrome, iPad and iPhone. The best alternative is Pocket, which is free. Other great apps like Kerosene are wallabag (Free, Open Source), Instapaper (Freemium), Evernote Web Clipper (Free) and Basket (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Oct 11, 2021

    1. Save webpages to read later, and eliminate cluttering of bookmarks with sites that are merely of a one-time interest. With Pocket, you can read at home, work, on the plane, or during your commute; even without an internet connection.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Windows S
      • Android Tablet
      • Windows Phone
      • iPad
      • Self-Hosted
      • Google Chrome
      • Cloudron
      • Opera
      • Firefox
      wallabag is an opensource self hostable application for saving web pages. ## Comfortable reading wallabag extracts the article's content (and only its content!) and displays it in a comfortable view.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      • Apple Watch
      • Google Chrome
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      • Firefox
      Instapaper is a simple tool to save web pages for reading later. To save web pages for later offline reading: go to Instapaper.com, install the Read Later bookmark, and mark any pages you'd like to read later.
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    2. Save anything you see online - including text, links and images - into your Evernote account with a single click.
      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Online
      • Android
      • Android Tablet
      • Google Chrome
      Basket is a bookmark organizing application. You can Save any URL and Embed Links in Basket. While saving and even later you can completely personalize your bookmarks with Category, Color, Tags & Notes.
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    3. PaperSpan is an easy to use, free app to save web pages for reading later. Save pages from computer or phone's browser, and open them from either. Useful for managing web links those you find worth to read, but sometime later.
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    4. Pastin is a private inbox to store your links. Copy and Paste your links with the paste button. Create folders to organize your links. Share and build Teams to comment your links. Copy and Paste now with Pastin.

      Discontinued

      The program seems to be abandoned. iOS app is no longer available; latest Android version, 1.1, released in April 2016, can be still downloaded from the Google Play Store.

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    5. InstaFetch lets you save complete web pages to your mobile device for offline reading. It integrates with Instapaper.com - the best service to use if you don't have time to read an article but want to read it later.
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    6. Reading list is simple and useful Chrome extensions that maintains list of pages that you plan to read later.
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    7. Instapaper , Readability & .

      Discontinued

      The program is no longer updated. Last version, 2.2.2, released in November 2013, can be still bought from the Mac App Store.

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