Top 23 rss-reader Open-Source Projects

  • NetNewsWire

    RSS reader for macOS and iOS.

    Project mention: Tutorial Mac OS | | 2023-03-02
  • NewsBlur

    NewsBlur is a personal news reader that brings people together to talk about the world. A new sound of an old instrument.

    Project mention: How did you find this show? | | 2023-01-11

    Article on Animation Magazine (whose RSS feed I follow with NewsBlur).

  • Appwrite

    Appwrite - The Open Source Firebase alternative introduces iOS support. Appwrite is an open source backend server that helps you build native iOS applications much faster with realtime APIs for authentication, databases, files storage, cloud functions and much more!

  • FreshRSS

    A free, self-hostable aggregator…

    Project mention: Gradually, then suddenly | | 2023-03-18

    I host a personal FreshRSS instance. Really like it and recommend it.

  • fluent-reader

    Modern desktop RSS reader built with Electron, React, and Fluent UI

    Project mention: Having a problem with building an application on Arch Linux. | | 2023-03-06

    Hello, I'm having a problem trying to build the application Fluent reader:

  • stringer

    A self-hosted, anti-social RSS reader.

    Project mention: stringer - A self-hosted, anti-social RSS reader. | | 2023-01-15
  • emacs-application-framework

    EAF, an extensible framework that revolutionizes the graphical capabilities of Emacs

    Project mention: Anyone use Emacs Application Framework (EAF)? | | 2022-09-30

    Just discovered this project Emacs Application Framework? Looks pretty interesting. They seem have developed everything from a web browser to a pdf reader. Anyone used it yet? What are your thoughts about it?

  • raven-reader

    📖 All your articles in one place. Beautiful.

    Project mention: Awesome Docker Compose Examples | | 2023-02-24

    Check out Raven rss. It's a local rss feeder, open source. I started using it and love it.

  • SonarQube

    Static code analysis for 29 languages.. Your projects are multi-language. So is SonarQube analysis. Find Bugs, Vulnerabilities, Security Hotspots, and Code Smells so you can release quality code every time. Get started analyzing your projects today for free.

  • ALL-about-RSS

    A list of RSS related stuff: tools, services, communities and tutorials, etc.

    Project mention: How to set up Read You (or any other RSS)? | | 2023-02-11 - A list of RSS related stuff: tools, services, communities and tutorials, etc.

  • Selfoss

    multipurpose rss reader, live stream, mashup, aggregation web application

    Project mention: ⟳ 2 apps added, 43 updated at | | 2023-02-24

    Reader for Selfoss (version 123020523-github): A new RSS reader for selfoss.

  • ReadYou

    An Android RSS reader presented in Material You style.

    Project mention: Unable to receive notifications in sync pro | | 2023-03-18

    I came from reddit to Sync Pro and loved it so much that I didn't want to revert back. I was adapted to the notifications in case I don't use the app much, so that the hot posts will be highlited automatically. Anyways, I used "RSS feed" (Read You FOSS App or any other) to overcome this. I got the link by Subreddit > hot posts (can be used for any type from here) and was able to receive notifications from time to time for the subs I wanted. I could click the title to show the post in the app (Sync Pro). Here are some screenshots for reference:

  • CommaFeed

    Google Reader inspired self-hosted RSS reader.

    Project mention: How do you read your RSS? | | 2023-01-12

    I use

  • vienna-rss

    Vienna is a free and open-source RSS/Atom newsreader for macOS.

    Project mention: Ask HN: Do You Use RSS? | | 2022-06-24

    Found this post thanks to There are two kinds of web sites. Those I read through RSS or those I don't know.

  • rss-parser

    A lightweight RSS parser, for Node and the browser

  • FeedKit

    An RSS, Atom and JSON Feed parser written in Swift

  • rssguard

    Feed reader which supports RSS/ATOM/JSON and many web-based feed services.

    Project mention: Newsboat GUI alternative? | | 2023-03-21

    RSSGuard is pretty nice.

  • osmosfeed

    Turn GitHub into an RSS reader

    Project mention: Gripes with RSS after one week | | 2022-12-31

    I have been using osmo feed [0]. Rather than self hosting, it uses GitHub actions. I have my own linked to it, to access it from anywhere. So far I have liked this approach.


  • liferea

    Liferea (Linux Feed Reader), a news reader for GTK/GNOME

    Project mention: Ask HN: Do you use RSS? If yes, which reader do you use? | | 2023-03-08

    Ive been using Liferea which works well enough

  • fluent-reader-lite

    Simplistic mobile RSS client built with Flutter

    Project mention: ⟳ 0 apps added, 5 updated at | | 2022-06-26

    Fluent Reader (version 10): Simplistic mobile RSS client

  • news

    :newspaper: RSS/Atom feed reader

    Project mention: Nextcloud News: When adding subscription folders are sorted randomly - any way to fix this? | | 2023-02-07

    If you think this is a bug, you should open a ticket here:

  • RSS Monster

    Google Reader inspired self-hosted RSS reader written in VueJS with an Express NodeJS backend. RSSMonster is compatible with the Fever API.

  • gorss

    Go Terminal Feed Reader

    Project mention: Gorss v0.4 released | | 2023-03-23
  • reader

    A Python feed reader library. (by lemon24)

    Project mention: Alternatives to Makefile for Python | | 2023-01-25

    I like this pattern so much, I wrote an article about it; if you want to see what it looks like in real life, check this out.

  • awesome-rss-feeds

    Awesome RSS feeds - A curated list of RSS feeds (and OPML files) used in Recommended Feeds and local news sections of Plenary - an RSS reader, article downloader and a podcast player app for android

    Project mention: I am looking for a directory of RSS feeds to add to a personal project I’m working on. | | 2022-09-04
  • InfluxDB

    Access the most powerful time series database as a service. Ingest, store, & analyze all types of time series data in a fully-managed, purpose-built database. Keep data forever with low-cost storage and superior data compression.

NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2023-03-23.

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Project Stars
1 NetNewsWire 6,661
2 NewsBlur 6,258
3 FreshRSS 5,773
4 fluent-reader 4,637
5 stringer 3,615
6 emacs-application-framework 2,550
7 raven-reader 2,533
8 ALL-about-RSS 2,526
9 Selfoss 2,237
10 ReadYou 2,172
11 CommaFeed 1,997
12 vienna-rss 1,692
13 rss-parser 1,117
14 FeedKit 1,056
15 rssguard 961
16 osmosfeed 848
17 liferea 750
18 fluent-reader-lite 735
19 news 697
20 RSS Monster 388
21 gorss 286
22 reader 283
23 awesome-rss-feeds 266
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Ingest, store, & analyze all types of time series data in a fully-managed, purpose-built database. Keep data forever with low-cost storage and superior data compression.