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Facebook Launches Update For Paper

Facebook Launches Update For Paper

By Chris Crum April 18, 2014

Facebook has launched a new blog for its Paper app, with the first post announcing an update to version 1.1. This is now available in the Apple App Store. The company launched the news reader app in January, and added …

Facebook Enters News Reader Space With 'Paper' Facebook Enters News Reader Space With 'Paper'
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There’s been talk all month that Facebook would soon launch a news reader app called Paper, and the company has now made the official announcement. It won’t be available until February 3rd, and it’s only for iPhone in the U.S. …

Google Reader Alternative Spotlight: Feedspot Google Reader Alternative Spotlight: Feedspot
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Google Reader has been officially gone for a whole month now, but there is likely still a lot of experimentation going on when it comes to alternative tools for consuming news and blog content. We’ve certainly discussed a number of …

Feedly: Mini Toolbar Will Be Back In Early Fall Feedly: Mini Toolbar Will Be Back In Early Fall

Feedly announced a bunch of fixes it has made to various features, and that it is working on bringing the mini toolbar back. The feature which went missing weeks ago (around the time Google Reader finally went down, actually), was …

Feedly Launches Standalone Web Version Feedly Launches Standalone Web Version
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Earlier this week, Feedly began pointing users to a message about its migration to the Feedly Cloud, as it stops depending on Google Reader. Users were advised to make sure they have the most up-to-date versions. More on all of …

Feedly Issues Update About Google Reader Migration Feedly Issues Update About Google Reader Migration

Last week, news came out that Feedly had become self-reliant, as in no longer relying on Google Reader to function. The following message appeared on the app page in the App Store: “Now powered by the feedly cloud. Let’s all …

How News360 Wants To Replace Your Google Reader How News360 Wants To Replace Your Google Reader
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Google Reader is almost officially dead. Just a few more short weeks, and it will be gone forever (it goes away on July 1st, in case you needed a reminder). Since Google broke users’ hearts back in March, announcing the …

Feedly Discusses Upcoming Features Feedly Discusses Upcoming Features

Google Reader users who haven’t moved on to alternatives will soon have to face reality. Google Reader will be no more in less than a month. Feedly, an early favorite (to some) to fill the void, provided users with an …

Bloglovin' Launches Android, iPad Apps Bloglovin' Launches Android, iPad Apps

Bloglovin’, one of the many news reader apps that would like to get some of Google Reader’s users on board as the service dies, has launched new apps for iPad and Android. Previously, it was only available on mobile via …

Betaworks Buys Instapaper, A 'Perfect Fit' With Digg Betaworks Buys Instapaper, A 'Perfect Fit' With Digg

Betaworks, the company behind Bit.ly, news.me, Chartbeat, and now Digg, has added Instapaper to is portfolio. Instapaper has served as a nice complement to news readers like Google Reader (or whatever you’re using these days). It’s great for when you …

Flipboard Gets A Big Overhaul On iOS With 2.0 Flipboard Gets A Big Overhaul On iOS With 2.0

Flipboard has launched a big overhaul with version 2.0, which transforms the reading experience to something of a creation/curation experience. Now, in addition to reading news in a magazine-like format, you can create your own magazine-like experiences based on your …

Learn How To Design A News Reader For Android Learn How To Design A News Reader For Android

Google is killing off Google Reader on July 1. The move opens an opportunity for somebody, maybe Digg, to come up with a news reader of their own. Now the very same company that’s killing the most popular RSS reader …

Flipboard Gets Optimized For Android Tablets Flipboard Gets Optimized For Android Tablets

Flipboard announced today that it has updated its Android app to deliver an experience that is optimized for tablets. “Now anyone with a Samsung GALAXY Note 10.1, GALAXY Tab series, Nexus 10 or other seven-inch or larger tablet that runs …

Android Users Want A Bit More From Fllipboard Android Users Want A Bit More From Fllipboard

Flipboard launched (out of beta) in the Google Play Store in June, and quickly became a popular download. It’s received nearly 28,000 reviews in Google Play, and has an overall rating of 4 1/2 out of 5 stars. The app …

Yahoo: Forget Livestand, Use Axis Yahoo: Forget Livestand, Use Axis
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Yahoo thinks it can compete in the mobile browser space, and has apparently decided not to worry about competing in the tablet news reader space – at least not as directly. Actually, it would probably be more accurate to say …

Google Currents Launched For Android And iOS Google Currents Launched For Android And iOS

Earlier today, we referenced a report that indicated Google would be releasing its new news reader app (and Flipboard competitor) Currents on Friday. Well, Google went ahead and decided to announce it today. It’s been introduced as a new app …