NetNewsWire Alternatives for Windows

    NetNewsWire is not available for Windows but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on Windows with similar functionality. The best Windows alternative is QuiteRSS, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to NetNewsWire and loads of them are available for Windows so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Windows alternatives to NetNewsWire are Flipboard (Free), News360 (Free), FeedReader (Free) and RSS Guard (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Sep 3, 2021

    1. Brief is a light-weight feed reading extension for Mozilla Firefox . Designed to be easy to use and streamlined, with exactly the right set of features.
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    2. FeedDemon is a popular RSS reader for Windows, with an easy-to-use interface that makes it a snap to stay informed with the latest news and information. Tagging Assign your own keywords to items, making it easy to classify and locate articles you've previously read.

      Discontinued

      The author announced that the development is discontinued on March 14, 2013, but FeedDemon is still downloadable from the official website. It will continue to work without Google Reader synchronization beyond July 1, 2013.

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    3. PaperOak is a free RSS aggregator to read the hottest news, blogs, articles, and feeds on the internet. With active news updates to our servers from the many RSS feeds every minute, there is never a shortage of interesting feeds to read.

      Discontinued

      App is no longer available via the Google Play Store

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    4. Readefine Desktop is an AIR app which uses Flex, creating a really nice, clean layout for your RSS / Google Reader feeds, text or HTML content.
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      • FreeProprietary
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      • Online
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      • Amazon Echo (Alexa Voice Service)
      Read. Match. Discover. (RSS/Twitter handles). Save time and hassle by efficiently combining RSS feeds,Twitter feeds, bookmarking and read-later services all in one app. Also discover new feeds and articles by matching with others (Privacy protected).
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    5. Sage-Like is a simple, sidebar based feed reader (Atom, RSS and RDF). Like its add-on predecessors, Sage by Peter Andrews and the Sage++ by Higmmer, it's lightweight and fast. Features: * A sidebar based display. * Feed discovery.
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      • FreeProprietary
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      • Linux
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      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      Easy to use content reader. You can add News Websites or any other website that have rss or not and we will collect the content for you. You can add them from all over the world not depending on language.
    6. Fast Reading GreatNews displays full pages of news articles across rss feeds, optimized for fast reading. So you can skim through pages in seconds, and pick interesting ones to dig in. News Highlighting
    7. Awasu is a state-of-the-art feed reader that comes loaded with features for both casual personal use and professional, high-powered information management.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Adobe AIR
      Snackr was built using Adobe Flex 3 and Adobe AIR 1.0. It's an RSS ticker that pulls random items from your feeds and scrolls them across your desktop. When you see a title that looks interesting, you can click on it to pop up the item in a window.

      Discontinued

      Last version, 0.41, was released on June 14, 2010. You can still download it from the official website.

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