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

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      Simple beautiful web-based dashboard for all your RSS newsfeeds. It's simple and handy, neat, focused on oversight ability and empowers you to effectively pick up the articles you are truly interested in, even from an incredible number of sources.
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    1. Nextgen Reader is the fastest Feedly client for Windows and Windows Phone with powerful features. Clean, beautiful & simple design, inspired from Windows Phone with offline mode, multiple live tiles, image caching and a lot more.
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      Derived from the Icelandic word “Frettir”, which translates directly to the word “News”, Fretsi's main target is to make online reading easier than ever, enabling you to access news and keeping you up-to-date in the easiest and fastest way possible.

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      Appears to have closed, auto-forwards to domain registration site.

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      Planet is a feed (atom, rss) aggregator and reader. It downloads news feeds published online aggregates their content together into a single combined feed in html, rss and atom form, latest news first.

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      Discontinued since 2006

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    2. TICKR is GTK-based RSS READER application which displays RSS FEEDS in a TICKER bar on your desktop. With a single click, you get the latest headlines scrolling in a thin window on your desktop, as what can be seen on News TV channels.
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    3. Newsflow brings all news of your favorite websites in one place, so you don't have to spend time on web browsing any more, you'll always be in touch with the latest news and articles from around the world.
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    4. Sputnik is a simple and practical rss reader for Windows and Mac OS X. Pros: 1. Fun to use: Keyboard (and mouse) shortcuts allows for convenient and fast browsing through articles.

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      Development has been discontinued. Last version, 1.0.7, released in May 2014, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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    5. 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.

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      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

    6. Smart RSS is an extension that clones (in a bit mutated way) RSS reader from Opera 12.
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    7. SwarmIQ is a Web-based Feed Aggregator that helps users manage, monitor and curate their RSS feeds with a set of compelling free and premium tools.

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