News Reader

News Reader

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A simple news reader that displays your news articles. Load your favorite rss feed in the preferences and the articles along with a thumbnail will be shown in a easy to read list. Developed as a group project for Dr. Kim's MIS 6120 Business Information Systems Development class. Source code available at http://code.google.com/p/android-news-reader/

Permissions:
android.permission.INTERNET - Used to fetch the news articles from the RSS feed. There is a setting to only fetch articles when connected to WiFi
android.permission.ACCESS_NETWORK_STATE - Used to check if you are connected to WiFi or not
android.permission.WRITE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE - Used to cache thumbnails of the articles

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Recently changed in this version

Fixed the bug where you couldn't update articles while on 3G.


Comments and ratings for News Reader
  • (53 stars)

    by A Google User on 08/04/2012

    Works great with Google news.

  • (53 stars)

    by David M on 08/04/2012

    Works great with Google news.

  • (53 stars)

    by spencer on 07/04/2012

    Simple but nice.