Unread: RSS Reader

Unread: RSS Reader

By Golden Hill Software

  • Category: News
  • Release Date: 2017-08-02
  • Current Version: 1.9.10
  • Adult Rating: 17+
  • File Size: 34.31 MB
  • Developer: Golden Hill Software
  • Compatibility: Requires iOS 10.0 or later.
  • App Ratings:
    5/5 ( 1,288 Reviews)
  • Price:
    Free
Unread: RSS Reader App Ratings: 5
5
Total 1,288 Reviews

Unread: RSS Reader App Description

Rediscover the joy of reading your favorite writers with Unread, an RSS reader. TRY IT FOR FREE Unread is a free download. After reading the first 50 articles, you are limited to 3 articles per day. For unlimited reading, and to unlock 8 additional themes, there is a one-time in-app purchase. - - - - - - - - - - - - - “Unread is one of my favorite reading apps on iOS.” – Preshit Deorukhkar, Beautiful Pixels “Unread, now developed by Golden Hill Software, is one of the more elegant options based on comfortable gestures and a focused reading experience.” – Federico Viticci, MacStories “Unread’s new functionality maintains its support for the latest RSS features, but ensures a pleasant reading experience remains at the forefront of its priorities.” – Josh Ginter, The Sweet Setup - - - - - - - - - - - - - FULL-SCREEN READING Focus on the act of reading with Unread’s full-screen article view. Articles are typeset in beautiful fonts from Hoefler & Co. Let nothing stand between you and the words of your favorite writers. READABILITY VIEW For truncated RSS feeds, quickly load the full text of articles into Unread’s beautiful readability view. DESIGNED FOR COMFORT Move anywhere in the app with a sweep of your thumb without having to reposition your hand. Unread’s stacked navigation was built from scratch to be the most comfortable interface you’ve ever used. Flick left-to-right to go back from anywhere on the screen. Tug any screen right-to-left to show options for that screen. MULTIPLE THEMES Like to read in bed? Don’t strain your eyes or wake your partner with glaring white light. Unread has multiple themes designed for easy reading under different lighting conditions. Unread’s Black theme looks gorgeous on the OLED display of the iPhone X. (Requires a single in-app purchase) - - - - - - - - - - - - - SUPPORTED SERVICES Unread requires an account with one of the following RSS syncing services: - Feed Wrangler - Feedbin - Feedly - Fever - Inoreader - NewsBlur - - - - - - - - - - - - - SO MUCH TO LOVE ABOUT UNREAD • BACKGROUND REFRESH • Unread keeps your subscriptions up to date with power-efficient background updating. Articles and images are saved to your device for convenient offline reading. • SHARING • Use the share extensions to send articles to Instapaper, Pocket, Readability, Pinboard, or your Reading List. Share articles and images via Facebook or Twitter. Send a snippet of highlighted text to Omnifocus or Things for a quick reminder. • QUICK ACCESS • Double tap an article summary to instantly toggle read/unread status. Press and hold to show a menu of options. This is great for quick sharing or for jumping straight to the web to view the original article. • BIG THUMBNAILS • Turn on the optional inline thumbnails to see big previews of article images while you scroll. • FOOTNOTE POPOVERS • Articles with properly formatted footnotes will show convenient popovers when you need to read a footnote. • 1PASSWORD INTEGRATION • Get your accounts set up quickly. • ACCESSIBILITY • Unread has 100% VoiceOver coverage. Every screen and every feature is available to users with vision impairments. Actions on articles can be quickly triggered using actions on the accessibility rotor.

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Unread: RSS Reader App Reviews

  • My Top 2 iOS apps

    5
    By The Hoi Polloi
    I have used it every day for 4 years now; this along with a podcast app that I won't mention here, are absolutely the top 2 best designed iOS apps and must haves. I am a news junkie and that means tons of reading (and listening) and knowing what to skip so you focus on what is relevant and skip what you have read before. There is no other easier way to design this than what Unread has been doing. At least I don't know of a better app after having used 300 apps of all kinds in 10 years, and I don't even do gaming apps, I mostly use productivity apps. This one is in my Top 2, and truly deserves the only app review I have ever given. One thing I don't want the app designer to change is font. Please do not .. wait, dare not.. change from Whitney font. Nothing else can ever be so clean and pristine. I hear what other reviewers are asking you to change but perhaps as an old-timer, I would like you to just retain what you have. It's neat, compact and most well designed that I can see. I would in fact encourage you to move to a subscription model where readers pay at least $10 each year. It will keep some people away but I think that's a better model to sustain your business and not worry about closing shop than a one time unlock. You app is worth far more than $10 for a lifetime.
  • Only swipe to go back?

    1
    By daedalus97
    As someone who doesn’t normally use the swipe to go back gesture, I find the app extremely confusing when that is the only option to navigate back. The navigation bar provides context of where you are in the app with the title and a clear way to go back with the back button. To omit both makes navigation of the app really confusing even with the on-boarding at the start.
  • Beautiful app

    4
    By Taurus123
    I have always viewed Unread as second best to Reeder but Reeder is looking more and more like an abandoned app. So I decided to dive into Unread. I have to say there is a lot to like about this app! The reading environment is beautiful, all the themes are great! What I love the most about this app is that it has good defaults. I didn’t have to spend hours making this app usable, it doesn’t have pages and pages of settings. It was very easy to use out of the box. The only thing I’m hopeful to see in the next update is some powerful workflow options or integration with Siri Shortcuts.
  • Great App, Missing Keyboard Support

    4
    By Mlbizzle
    So far I am really enjoying the app’s design, and love the simplicity of it. For me the only things it is lacking that would make it a 5 star: *Keyboard support (I typically read on my iPad Pro). *An option for smaller thumbnails would also be nice in the article previews. Otherwise, it is great! I already upgraded to the full version. Thanks for the great app!
  • White space

    3
    By Kliev
    It seems weird that on an 11” iPad, with text set to tiny and thumbnails off, I can still only see 4 articles in a list. Maybe I’m missing something.
  • Long time user

    5
    By MacBKin
    I’ve been using this app for many years and it’s great!
  • Yay

    5
    By C#J#
    Really nice working app. I like all the themes. Gets better all the time and small bugs are fixed.
  • Best RSS reader out there

    5
    By falstaf
    I tried a lot and this is the best!
  • A beautiful wonderful app experience

    5
    By oyster
    Thank you to the developer for continuing to build this beautiful app. RSS is not as popular as it used to be, but for those of us that rely on it, having a current, powerful tool is critical. If you love RSS, you want this app.
  • Not support .gif

    3
    By Lost_Kitten
    The .gif were missing, its position being replaced by a blank box. Also, some videos that can be directly play on inoreader were substituted by their snapshot without any notifications or identification. Two issues mentioned above are worth two stars. Other functions are perfect.

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