Snownews Alternatives

    Snownews is described as 'Text mode RSS newsreader for Linux and Unix' and is an app in the News & Books category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Snownews for a variety of platforms, including Self-Hosted solutions, Online / Web-based, Linux, Cloudron and NetBSD. The best alternative is Tiny Tiny RSS, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Snownews are Netvibes (Free Personal), FreshRSS (Free, Open Source), CommaFeed (Free, Open Source) and Feedbunch (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jan 12, 2021

    1. Web-based news feed aggregator, designed to allow you to read news from any location, while feeling as close to a real desktop application as possible.
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    2. Netvibes is a multi-lingual Ajax-based personalized start page or personal web portal much like Pageflakes, My Yahoo!, iGoogle, and Microsoft Live. It is organized into tabs, with each tab containing user-defined modules.
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    3. FreshRSS is a free, self-hosted RSS aggregator. It is quite lightweight, fast (it can manage +100k articles without complaining) and powerful (e.g. shortcuts, filters, responsive design, multi-views, multi-themes, multi-users, statistics, provides a Google Reader API, etc.
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    4. Google Reader inspired self-hosted RSS reader, based on JAX-RS, Wicket and AngularJS. Deploy on your own server (using TomEE, a lightweight JavaEE6 container based on Tomcat) or even in the cloud for free on OpenShift.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      A simple and elegant feed reader.
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    5. Feeds is a new type of Feed-reader that learns what you like using an on-device AI. It can generate feeds from most news-like websites, and updates when there are new articles. It also supports RSS, Atom and JSON-feed. Also has widget!.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Linux
      • BSD
      • FreeBSD
      • NetBSD
      • OpenBSD
      journalist is a lightweight daemon and CLI written in Go, focused on simplicity and integrability. As usually, I chose GO because it’s simply the quickest way to put things like these together, and it gives a statically-linked, single a.out in the end.
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    6. KrISS feed is a simple and smart (or stupid) feed reader.
      To see an online example: http://tontof.net/feed
      Feel free to contribute: https://github.com/tontof/kriss_feed
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Self-Hosted
      RSSPBRRY is a free and open source RSS feed reader distributed under the AGPL v3 license. It's a software fork of Miniflux by super-coder Frédéric Guillot.

      Discontinued

      Repository now unavailable.

    7. Open source planet framework blog aggregator RSS in PHP.
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