Description of App:
LuckNews is a fully featured, easy to use news reader for your Mac. Familiar mail-like interface. View articles as real web pages or in RSS news format.Folders, search, automatic updating, notifications, easy navigation, full screen, and more. Highlighted features: • Scrolling and navigating are super easy - swipe to advance to the next article. Most of your time will be spent reading and advancing, LuckNews makes these tasks easy • View real web pages for a subscription or have the articles presented in a more uniform and minimal RSS format - its your choice• You can read articles offline. If you select the option to cache images your offline experience is enhanced. Do you want to be able to read on a plane? On a train?• Article Search. Quickly search for articles that contain keywords• Quickly and easily organize your subscriptions into folders• Does not use Google Reader - the application fetches the articles directly without going through a third party Selected additional features:
- Enhanced for Retina display
- LuckNews is able to retrieve RSS subscriptions that were in Mail before Mountain Lion
- View, search and export the articles you want by selecting individual subscriptions and folders. Easily select all subscriptions
- Notification Center will show you article banners or alerts as new articles arrive
- You can easily add new subscriptions to LuckNews. Discovery of subscriptions in web pages is supported
- Automatically update subscriptions at a frequency you control
- Flag articles and easily review or search through flagged articles
- Import/Export of OPML files (OPML is a subscription interchange format)
- Supports RSS and Atom news feeds
- Able to display RSS content in any language
- Choose how long you wish to retain the articles for each subscription. You may choose to have some subscriptions keep their articles forever while others remove their articles according to a rule you select
- Online help is available at the support site
- LuckNews has many additional features and nice touches. LuckNews has been designed to provide you with a quality news reading experience
Free or Paid:
Version Of macOS App Was Tested On:
Mountain Lion 10.8
This app is fully accessible. All buttons are properly labeled, tables are fully accessible, and no issues reading the contents of articles.
The app is fully accessible with VoiceOver and is easy to navigate and use.
Lucknews does exactly as advertised and is a pleasure to use. If you are looking for a Mac RSS reader I highly recommend this one. I loke to have a reader on my iOS devices and Mac.