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For software having a primary requirement to read or create RSS feeds.

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RSS feed client for Linux

I'm tired of add-ons for browsers to read RSS feeds, so I'm looking for some client that keeps running in my desktop and keeps updated on regular basis. Must run in Linux (preferably with ready to ...
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Alternative to Google Reader

I used to use Google Reader a lot to check blogs I follow daily. It was really good and user friendly. But Google closed Google Reader, and people who used it face a bit of a problem. Is there an ...
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Web application that creates RSS feeds for any website [closed]

I'm looking for a web application that tracks changes on websites and provide them as RSS feeds. The detection of site / site-part structure can be semi-automatic, but should not be too time-consuming....
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RSS reader for Android

I've been a happy user of FeedR for at least 5 years. But unfortunately, its dev stopped development¹, and thus won't add new features or fix issues anymore. So I'm looking for an alternative which ...
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Sync saved articles and untruncated RSS items offline

I'm looking for an app flow that will: Consume RSS feeds and download the whole original article in the case of truncated items. Allow me to save any article from Chrome. Have the full articles ...
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Ultra-lightweight RSS indicator for Ubuntu, running as status menu indicator

I use Feedindicator to be alerted of new RSS news. It is perfect for me in terms of UI, but it freezes randomly, making it unusable for me. Is there any similar software for Ubuntu Unity? Run as an ...
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Concatenate podcasts

I'm looking for a way to simply concatenate podcasts episodes from a RSS feed into a single audio file. I'm looking for cool features like adding 2 seconds of silence between each episode, or ...
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RSS feed notifier with easy StackExchange integration and proxy support

I'm looking for a good RSS feed notifier that has these features: [Required] Windows software [Required] Full proxy support for all sorts of passworded and not proxies [Required] Ability to display ...
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iPhone app to get RSS push notifications (http://192.168.1.xx/rss/feed)

I'm looking for an app that can send me push notifications on the update of an XML file on my local webserver via Wi-Fi. (This info might be irrelevant: I've created this XML output via PHP+MySQL for ...
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Text-only FULL News Reader / Aggregator app or service

I'm looking for a news reader / aggregator app or service that: Presents FULL articles without having to visit another website Presents both article "list" and "content" views as TEXT ONLY (no ...
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RSS Photoframe app for Android

I have an old, slow Android tablet which is of not much use for "interactive use". I'd like to hang it on the wall and use it as a web-enabled photoframe. There are sites, where users post new ...
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Free realtime email notifier for RSS feeds

I have never used RSS and would not like to start using an RSS client - it's just one more thing to keep track of. However, I find myself wishing to subscribe to notifications from a service that only ...
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rss news aggregator that learns and filters which news articles I find interesting

Use case There are many sites and blogs that occasionally offer interesting articles, but also post many less interesting ones. The user is interested in a specific topic and would like to keep up-to-...
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Summarise a feed and send email in the end of the day

A website I visit everyday provide an RSS and Atom feed for their publications. What I want to do is to find a service where I can put this RSS link and in a specific time of the day, it will send me ...
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Podcast player for Android

I'm looking for an app to listen to podcasts. Ideally it should be able to download episodes for later playback (when network connection won't be available) and be able to resume from where I left off ...
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Software Recommondations to keep track of forum posts [closed]

Is there software that can keep track and notify me of new posts across messageboards and sites like StackExchange (across multiple different usernames)? I would like it to have the following ...
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What open-source software can import Yahoo! Pipes pipe definitions?

Due to Yahoo! closing its amazing Pipes service on August 31, 2015, one is looking for offline RSS processing engines that can import the logic of a Yahoo pipe from a file and actually replicate the ...
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Open Source personal dashboard web application

I've been using websites like Netvibes and start.me as personal dashboards for a while. They are fine, but I'm now looking for an open source alternative that I could host myself on a server and ...
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Free/libre feed reader for Firefox OS that allows offline reading

I’m looking for a FLOSS feed reader for Firefox OS. All entries should be downloaded so that I can read them while being offline (text required, images optional). There should be a way to mark ...
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RSS aggregator to be used with cron for downloading feeds in background?

I would like to find a command line RSS aggregator that I can put in my crontab, so it downloads feeds locally. The purpose is that I would like to download the feeds locally, so I can use standard ...
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Is there a way to get old posts from a blog regularly via an RSS feed?

I know many blogs that posted really good stuff a few years back but have become inactive now. I want to read the posts but it is very inconvenient to go to the blog’s website daily and read one post ...
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RSS feed that uses native Windows 10 notifications?

I've read of a bunch of RSS readers that give notification, even on this site but not one that uses the built in notification function on Windows 10. I want a lightweight program that just gives me a ...
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IOS rss reader with notification for items containing certain keywords

I am looking for an IOS app that allows me to set keywords on a global or feed basis. The app should show me a notification if there are any items that match one of the keywords. A match on the title ...
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Webapp that merges, filters and sorts chronologically a large number of RSS feeds

I got a set of about 150 RSS feeds I need to sort, filter and then refeed in a stream organized in chronological order. I've been using chimpfeedr and rssmix to gather the feeds, sending them to ...
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Open source feed sharing app: RSS to Twitter/Facebook

Is there any open source web app that I could download and use, that is similar to: http://twitterfeed.com https://dlvr.it It doesn't have to have all the feature, it's okay if it has the basic ...
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A free web service to create an RSS feed from a page [closed]

I am looking for a free web service similar to Change Detection or page2rss that can create an RSS/ATOM feed from any page that does not provide a feed by itself. I am asking for an alternative to ...
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A library for fetching and parsing RSS in client-side javascript

I'm looking for a JS library I can use to load an RSS feed and easily access the content. It must be able to run in the browser but not be a jQuery plugin.
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Is there a tool were one can view the latest manuscript abstracts for economics?

I know an economics Professor who has to go through a daily struggle to view economics abstracts. Like most university professors engaged in research, he likes to keep up to date on what the most ...
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Subscribing a Gitter Chat / IRC channel to receive Notifications of all new questions of a Tag on Stack Overflow

Our tool often gets questions on stack overflow. They all use its tag. I've seen on Stack Exchange chat, that it can be set up so that questions are automatically reposted from the site, to the chat ...
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Firefox 64 removed support for rendering RSS. Can you recommend an alternative for my usage?

I use Firefox on Linux, and a Sansa MP3 player to listen to podcasts. I use the Firefox bookmark sidebar, because it provides a very visually clean way to keep track of my unread podcasts. I move my ...
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Locally-hosted RSS mirror/proxy, HTTPS to HTTP

I picked up an Internet Radio (Grace Digital device using Reciva Internet Radio) from Goodwill and discovered that I can add podcasts of my choosing to it. However, it only supports RSS streams over ...
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Headless torrent client that has a web interface with RSS support

I have checked TransmissionBT, uTorrent, qBittorrent and Deluge. Some of them offer RSS support, Deluge has a plugin, but none of them seem to offer it via the web interface. I have a headless server ...
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Podcast downloader for Windows 7, running in the background

I’m looking for a podcast downloader for Windows 7 (must be gratis, should be FLOSS). It’s important that it works automatically, in the background. It’s for a blind user that checks a specific ...
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RSS reader for Windows with 2 panes and tt-rss sync

I'm looking for the perfect RSS Feed reader for my own use. Stuff I need: It needs to run on Windows - I run 7 and 8, so those definitely a 2 pane (not a 3 pane view) - with feeds on the left side, ...
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Portable tray-only RSS feed notification

I am looking for a tiny RSS feed reader that lives as a Windows icon. When there is a new item, it pops up a notification. Clicking the icon shows a list of recent items. Clicking on an item opens ...
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RSS reader addon for Firefox which keeps feeds

I'm looking for a Firefox addon for Atom/RSS which is similar to this: entries are periodically fetched and kept for a configurable amount of time (e.g. one month) it is possible to "bookmark" or "...
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RSS Reader that displays images and colored text

I'm generating a feed using PHP for my website but I can't get it to display as I intend in any RSS readers I can find as it uses both colored text and images. I am seeking an RSS Reader that ...
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Generate RSS Podcast Feed from a webpage

I am looking for a web service to generate a RSS feed from the contents of a webpage that is updated at regular intervals. Specifically, I need the feed to follow the specifications for a Podcast feed,...
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An RSS aggregator for Linux with database or API?

I'm quite impressed with FeedReader to the point that I don't want to switch, but I now see that there's no further development with it. I expect it soon to be deprecated. In any event, I'm looking ...
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Machine-Learning RSS Reader based on simple user feedback

I've created an RSS Reader that uses machine learning to deconstruct articles marked by the user as liked/disliked, scoring article's elements (words, categories, authors...) and allowing the user to ...
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Get notified when RSS feed becomes dead

I would like to get a notification (in RSS or e-mail) when an RSS feed becomes dormant/dead. There is a RSS feed I would like to monitor. As long there are changes, it's fine. I'm talking about this ...
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Recommended library for text extraction from news articles?

I was tasked to make an RSS news aggregator for my GUIs University course. I'm already familiar with StAX and already managed to succesfully parse RSS feeds. What I want to do now is extract the ...
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Automate the download of the MP3 version of a show from a subscription-based RSS

I subscribe to a news site that frequently publish a page with a show in an enbeded video (the show) and a link to the MP3 of the show. The page is available to anyone but you need a valid ...
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Is there a mobile app to cache the content of a private MediaWiki instance?

I'm a webmaster at an organization that has a private wiki. We have a MediaWiki instance hosted on a GoDaddy shared hosting environment. My supervisor is asking that we have an app for our employee's ...
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Internal Email / Daily News Feed

My company is currently looking for a software that will help keep everyone on the same page and limit email communication to one email a day, other that high importance emails. The Basic Idea of the ...
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RSS feed concatenator

I have a bunch of RSS feeds that feed into a torrent client that runs on a somewhat unreliable machine. Rebuilding the feeds is a pain when it does go down. I have a more reliable machine that isn't ...
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RSS feed reader that allows for commenting directly from the app

I read a lot of blogs on my Android device using an RSS feed reader (Feedly). If I want to comment on a blog, I need to leave the app and go to the corresponding website, which is quite slow. Are ...
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Free Chrome extension for RSS feed notifications with cloud sync

I'm looking for a chrome extension, that does the following: Searches pages for RSS links and gives you a button to subscribe (so that I don't have to look for them) (I don't want to copy-paste links ...
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Web app to synch Facebook group events (and/or Google Calendar) to public RSS or similar

As initially asked on Web applications (but it was then suggested I try here), I'm looking for something that can take events from a Facebook group and make them visible to everyone (without requiring ...
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Free online tool for sending RSS to Kindle 3?

Is there some tool that can aggregate RSS feeds and send it once a day to Kindle? I tried Kindle4RSS, this works really cool, but automatic sending is only in paid version. I have circa 3 articles ...