HackNewsBot

HackNewsBot

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Hacker News reader for Android tablets.

Features:
* Browse and view top posts, newest posts, Ask HN posts and jobs posts.
* Share links via email, twitter, facebook, Google+, etc.
* Jump straight to comments by tapping comment bubble
* Supports portrait and landscape.
* Optimized for tablets.

Made possible thanks to news.ycombinator.com and http://jsoup.org/

This app is in no way affiliated with YCombinator.

Recently changed in this version

* Jump straight to comments by tapping comment bubble
* Add expand button
* Reduced required Android version to 3.0
* Eliminate bouncing web view
* Mark posts as read
* Bug fixes.


Comments and ratings for HackNewsBot
  • (64 stars)

    by Swati Vartak on 02/03/2013

    No external browser reqd, and the UI is clean.

  • (64 stars)

    by A Google User on 07/09/2012

    I can't send URLs from my browser or other apps to HN using the Share Via API. Kind of sad, this is the best tablet UI for an HN app I've seen, this would otherwise be a 5 star rating if it had that feature.