• RSS Reader News Alloy To Join The Deadpool

    RSS Reader News Alloy is to shut due to a lack of funding. Michael first reviewed the site in January 2006 and it was mentioned again in a round up of RSS Readers later that year. The following email was sent to News Alloy users: You received this email because you are registered user of News Alloy Project – Web2.0 based Feed Reader. ( Bad times finally came… Read More

  • The State of Online Feed Readers

    Syndication is undoubtedly the heartbeat of the web 2.0 movement. A feed reader, the most common solution to consuming synidcated content, saves the user time by monitoring countless sites and sources and providing near real-time updates to one location. There are a number of different types of readers: web-based, desktop, Outlook based, etc… This post is focused solely on web-based… Read More

  • NewsAlloy Reader = Fast

    I’ve been testing NewsAlloy, a free, feature rich and very fast Ajax reader (zero page refreshes). All power-user features are included – tagging, pinning, river of news and folder-based viewing, easy digg and submission, and good search capabilities. I also like the keyboard shortcuts. If the speed holds during user ramp up (a big if as the site has only been up… Read More