Favorite News and RSS Update Apps

Mar 30, 2010

These are my favorite news applications and RSS / update applications

MobileRSS Free ~ Google RSS News Reader

Good for offline downloads of RSS feed subscriptions


Fluent News Reader – Free Online News App for Current Events, Breaking US News and World Headlines

Good news reader for mainstream / noted news sites


CNN App for iPhone

Good for CNN video as well as articles, iReporter function is exemplary for citizen journalism


Hootsuite: Schedule Posts for Twitter, Instagram & More

Great Twitter app, especially for managing/using multiple accounts. Shrink links feature is super.



Great for staying up on wall comments, photo comments, etc. My main way of using Facebook.


NPR News

Good way to catch NPR programs and articles.



Main news and video application for NASA. Woo hoo for science!


iGovernment Lite – Free News and Politics To Go

News feeds from the US Government (lite version is limited in the number of available channels)


Instapaper Free

Great for making offline copies of full news articles and other posts which don’t show up entirely in an RSS feed.



Live USGS earthquake data worldwide, connects to corresponding Google News articles (similar to version in Smithsonian Museum)


READ  Gamer Diaries 2011
Search for more

Home Apps Games