• MobileRSS Backs Down, Will Remove Similarities To Reeder

    This afternoon, we wrote a post about the popular RSS feed reader, Reeder, calling out rival MobileRSS for design theft. As we noted, the community was starting to rally around Reeder, as both Read It Later and Instapaper, two of the most popular bookmarking services which work with both apps, blocked MobileRSS from using their APIs as a show of support for Reeder. But MobileRSS had yet to… Read More

  • Reeder Calls Out MobileRSS For Design Theft, Community Backlash Begins

    When it comes to RSS readers, there’s no question that my preference is to use Reeder. Whether on iPhone, iPad, or the Mac, their apps brings a usability and elegance to an otherwise ugly medium. And obviously, design is a huge part of that. So when Reeder developer¬†Silvio Rizzi saw that exact design being used by a¬†competitor, MobileRSS, he was obviously pissed off. And from the looks… Read More