Also known as feed aggregator, feed reader, news reader or simply aggregator - client software or a Web application which aggregates syndicated web content such as news headlines, blogs, podcasts, and vlogs in a single location for easy viewing.

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Is there a way to remove the unread count in Feedly?

I don't like having numbers showing me posts that have not been read, leisure reading suddenly starts looking like a task. Is there a way to remove the number from the post, I don't mind the dot that ...
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Online rss reader with magic sort (postrank)

I really miss Google Reader, especially I'd like to find an rss reader webapp, which has the following properties I can define exactly what I want to read (offering additional sources is ok, but I ...
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How to assign a feed to an existing folder

How can I assign a new feed to an existing folder in The Old Reader? If the folder appears on the left (thus has unread items) then I can drag and drop the new feed into the existing folder. However, ...
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Hiding Feedly Categories

How can I mute a category from my main feed? I want to only see those feeds when I open the category in the side bar but I don't want them cluttering up my main feed.
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In Feedly, how do I set the feed filters to have 'Unread Only' unchecked by default?

When I view a feed in Feedly, the 'Unread Only' filter is checked by default for all feeds. I have to manually go to the gear icon (Change Layout and Filtering) and uncheck 'Unread Only' for each ...
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In The Old Reader, other than drag and dropping, how can I move a feed / subscription to another folder?

The Old Reader feed aggregator's 'How To' page states that: Organize feeds - You can drag & drop feeds and folders to change their position. Creating a new feed folder is as easy as dragging ...
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Free Google Reader alternative with mobile web version

I mean something like that (http://www.google.com/reader/i): What I've tried: Feedly - no mobile web version NewsBlur - paid for more than 12 feeds (I have more) Netvibes - mobile version not ...
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Alternatives for Google Reader “Next Bookmarks”

There are currently many threads asking about Google Reader replacements. Alternatives for Google Reader Google Reader alternatives with feature requests However, none of them address the Reader ...
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In The Old Reader, how do I add a feed to multiple folders?

I just migrated my RSS feeds from Google Reader to The Old Reader. But after adding a new feed in The Old Reader, how do I give it multiple tags? Tags are visualized as folders, so another way to ...
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How do I show only categories with unread items in the feedly sidebar?

Because of the announced shutdown of Google Reader, I'm giving feedly a try. It seems okay, but one thing that really pains me after linking it to Reader is that lots of categories are showing even if ...
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Twitter: Is there a client that will only show tweeted messages that have been retweeted “n” number of times?

Is there a client that will only show tweeted messages that have been retweeted "n" number of times? I am trying to use twitter as a "news source" I'm wanting to follow reporters and others that I see ...
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Google Reader alternatives with feature requests

After trying out some suggestions in similar questions, here are some feature must-haves*: Import from Google Reader. If it's web based, Firefox and Chrome compatible. If it's an application, Linux, ...
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Google Reader alternatives that also have iOS apps [duplicate]

Like many others, I'm looking for a Google Reader alternative now that it is shutting down. However, I'm also looking for an alternative that has an iOS app that I can use. Currently, I use the Reeder ...
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Alternatives for Google Reader (with Android synchronizing)

Now that Google Reader is being retired, what are my options for consuming RSS feeds on the web and synchronizing with my Android device? Social media sharing is not as important to me as being able ...
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Does Google Reader impose a limit on rss feed item quantity or age? [closed]

Does Google Reader impose a limit on the number of or age of items in an rss feed, on top of whatever limits are imposed by the published source feed?
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How do I add a RSS feed to Google Reader or Feedly?

I'm trying to configure Google Reader/Feedly to track JavaWorld articles. JavaWorld offers many different RSS feeds. I'd like to subscribe to Core Java, but I cannot find/add this feed to Google ...
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Is there a way to be notified by email whenever there is a new item on Google Reader? [closed]

I want be notified from Google Reader via email each time a new item shows up in one of my rss feeds. Is that possible?
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How to subscribe to YouTube user’s feed without Google account?

How do I subscribe to a YouTube user’s feed (not playlists, likes, or comments) without a Google account? E.g.: https://www.youtube.com/user/$USERNAME/feed I wish to have it in my normal feed ...
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vBulletin feeds (RSS) for threads and subforums

Howto read a vBulletin board with feed reader? Wish to subscribe to some threads and also complete subforums. Is there a RSS feature which can be enabled by administrator? Some hidden feature? I know ...
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Is there an online alternative to iGoogle

iGoogle will be retired on November 1, 2013. It is possible to export its settings in an XML form. Is there an online alternative that can import iGoogle's settings and save the need to migrate many ...
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Trello Cards RSS Support

We are using Trello and found it rather useful. Is there any way to have an RSS reader connect to our Trello account and show us all our cards?
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What is a good alternative to Google Reader?

In particular, my friends and I are looking for something that has a similar social sharing aspect -- where we can share feed items with one another, from within the same interface. Basically, what ...
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Is there a way to export data from a Twitter search to an Excel spreadsheet?

Say you have a saved search on Twitter. Is there a client that will allow me to export the data contained in that search into an Excel spreadsheet? I am wondering if this will somehow involve the ...
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Google Reader for SourceForge mailing list [closed]

I have taken to using Google Reader to syndicate mailing lists and blog posts. Can I use it for SourceForge mailing lists like the following: ...
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Blog reading and following for busy people

There are lots of RSS readers out there, but they just flood you with a big list of all the posts from the site to date. For those of us who are time-starved, but still like to keep in touch in a ...
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Changing the default RSS reader of Google Chrome [closed]

Where can I properly change the default RSS reader setting of Google Chrome? I didn't find it in the settings. When I click "subscribe", it subscribes me to Winamp. I really wonder how that happened! ...
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Web-based RSS reader supporting RSS authentication

I can't seem to find a web-based RSS reader that supports RSS authentication so that I can read my Basecamp updates. I don't want a downloadable desktop app. I also want native support for RSS ...
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Webapp to email me new RSS feed updates from basecamp?

I'm using basecamp and would really like to be notified of updates to our project. The only way basecamp does this through an RSS feed. Normally this would be fine as I use Google Reader frequently. ...
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Subscribe to Google Reader without using an application

I'm using NetNewsWire to check my RSS feeds, but I don't want to subscribe to new feeds through it. I've been in tens of sites where you click "Subscribe to RSS feed" and it takes me to a website that ...
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Google Reader time issue

There is a problem that I have with Google Reader that I find to be particulary annoying. There are some RSS feeds that when I add, all the item of those feeds have their update time set to the time I ...
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How do I get a daily email containing every new article from all of my RSS feeds? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Are there any good webapps that will convert an RSS feed to email? I'm looking for a service that will let my enter a bunch of RSS feeds then send me a daily email, at a ...
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Aggregating Links from My Social Network

Is there a web app that aggregates links shared by my Facebook and Twitter friends, shows it in a river of news and lets me add more feeds, like Delicious, Digg and so on? I'm looking for something ...
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Is there a way to mark all items as read in fastladder?

Greetings fellow web citizens, I just migrated from the soon to be defunct bloglines to fastladder.com following an answer to a question here at webapps. I'm very impressed with how well my fairly ...
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What's the best way to read through the archives of a blog?

I need a piece of software which would make it easy for me to systematically read through the archives of a blog. Manually going through the archives is a pain. I want to be able to check off what ...
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Does any RSS reader render namespace tags such as dc:creator?

Will Google Reader, for example, only render title and description? What about the dc:creator and such tags? I am asking since our RSS feed has this information already, but I have not found a reader ...
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Feedly - keyboard shortcuts for navigating posts?

Is there a way to navigate my posts (next, previous, minimize, etc.) in Feedly via shortcuts?
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What blog reading websites are Kindle friendly?

My favorite blog reading applications are ajax heavy sites that are likely to crash the "experimental" browser on the Kindle. What web site can I use to aggregate my favorite RSS feeds and get an ...