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* Android Rivers RSS

market download Android River is a fast river of news style RSS reader, an awesome Podcast player and an OPML outliner. It also has special feeds creator to services such as Google News and Craigslist.

River of news is the best way to follow various news sources because it does not force you to keep up with reading news. It has no unread count. If you miss a news item, it is fine. Life goes on. If it is important, you will find it somehow. This is not your Inbox.

Android Rivers also integrates well with reading apps such as Pocket and Readability.

Android Rivers comes with:
- Support for reading RSS (1.0/2.0), ATOM and RiverJS format.
- Native support for outlines and OPML format.
- Support for downloading and playing podcasts.
- Easy way to discover new sources (multi lingual).
- Growing support for specialized display such as Arabic.
- Special feeds creators for Google News (for over 50 languages), flight deals (over 3000 airports) and Craigslist (over 700 cities).

Fast Skimming
Android Rivers is designed for the ground up for fast skimming of news. It presents headlines in a flowing river of news format. This way of reading news saves your time and attention.

Android Rivers fetches news only when you want it so it does not drain your battery and is very light on your data plan.

Build your own River of News from your RSS collection. Add your own RSS source or get it from Android Rivers? directory.

There is no tracking, no ads tricks, no data sharing and no login.

Recent changes:
- Craigslist subscription now support search term and Jobs category.
- Fixed a bug in storing Google News country preference

Content rating: Everyone

Author: SilverKey Technologies
Version: 1.15
Market link: com.silverkeytech.android_rivers
Web site:

Source code:
Code license:
Market downloads: 1,000-5,000
Market rating: 4.4 / 5.0
Category: Top:/Applications/News & Magazines

Added: 2013-05-14
Updated: 2013-10-25
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