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  • Pipes Is A Clever App That Lets You Track Any Topic You Care About

    Pipes Is A Clever App That Lets You Track Any Topic You Care About

    Prepare to further isolate yourself in a world containing only the news and information you care about. A new mobile application called Pipes has just launched a simple tool to help you find and follow any topic, from Apple or Google to the FIFA World Cup, or whatever else you want. The app is similar in some ways to short-form news reading apps like Circa or Yahoo’s News Digest, or… Read More

  • The Best News-Reading App, Reeder 2, Returns To Mac

    The Best News-Reading App, Reeder 2, Returns To Mac

    For all five of us who still prefer managing our own news-reading experience through a dedicated RSS reader application, there’s good news out today: One of the best news readers on the market, Reeder 2, has finally returned to the Mac. The Mac application had been unavailable for nearly a year, following the shutdown of Google Reader, because it was built on top of the search… Read More

  • TheNeeds Brings Its Personalized News Reader To iPhone

    TheNeeds Brings Its Personalized News Reader To iPhone

    Newly launched iOS application TheNeeds is the latest attempt at offering users a better, more personalized news-reading experience with a service that focuses not only on your interests, but also how those interests evolve over time. The app, something of a competitor to the magazine-like Flipboard, or a community site like Reddit, helps to surface the best articles, blog posts, videos… Read More

  • With A Major Redesign On Mobile, Feedly Becomes A Social News Magazine

    With A Major Redesign On Mobile, Feedly Becomes A Social News Magazine

    Feedly, as its name implies, is a service that started out as a better way for users to read their RSS feeds. But RSS never¬†caught on in the mainstream, although it powers many of the social news-reading platforms we now use, such as Flipboard and Pulse. Today, Feedly is taking a big step toward joining the “in” crowd of magazine-style applications, with a dramatic redesign of… Read More

  • NetworkedBlogs, 750k Blogs Strong, Adds Panorama News Reader To Expand Beyond Blogger Services

    NetworkedBlogs, 750k Blogs Strong, Adds Panorama News Reader To Expand Beyond Blogger Services

    NetworkedBlogs, the popular platform that lets bloggers syndicate their work to social networking sites and embed social widgets on their blogs, is changing focus. From today, it will be relaunching its homepage to focus around a new, panorama news reader that lets you follow news on other blogs and the rest of the web, pin articles for reading later, and follow individuals — moves… Read More

  • Personalized News Aggregation: News360 Launches Version 2.0

    Personalized News Aggregation: News360 Launches Version 2.0

    Cross-platform newsreader application News360 launched into version 2.0 today, a significant update that introduces its new personalization features. The news reader now learns from your activity on social Web services, including Facebook, Twitter, Google Reader and Evernote, in order to present you with stories that fit your interests. But unlike some of its competitors, which there are now… Read More

  • News Reader FLUD Raises $1 Million From Cavs Owner, Others

    FLUD, a news reader app for the iPad and iPhone, announced today that it has raised $1 million in seed funding from a flock of notable angel investors. The round was led by Quicken Founder and Cleveland Cavaliers Owner Dan Gilbert and ePrize Founder Josh Linkner, through their new venture fund Detroit Venture Partners. Other investors included Ludlow Ventures and Behance Founder Scott… Read More