HN - Hacker News Reader

HN - Hacker News Reader


Finally, a reliable Hacker News reader with a focus on design & usability! It's also open-source.

Upcoming feature:

• Post comments

Current Features:

• View Hacker News stories and comments, beautifully laid out
• Also view articles in ViewText, Google, or your system browser (you can set each as default)
• Upvote stories (long-press on story) and comments (long-press on comment).
• Collapse and expand comments by tapping on them
• Choose from 3 text sizes
• Switch between stories and comments with one tap
• View "more" stories than only the HN frontpage
• Share the article's URL to your installed apps (Instapaper, Pocket, Twitter,...)
• See which articles you have already visited


Please report any issues to me via Twitter (@manuelmaly) or via mail (link is below).

Get the source code here: https://github.com/manmal/hn-android/

Recent changes:
Hotfix for a crash introduced by a new feature (occurred when loading comments).
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4.4
User ratings
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Installs
10,000+
Concerns
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File size
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About HN - Hacker News Reader
Finally, a reliable Hacker News reader with a focus on design & usability! It's also open-source.

Upcoming feature:

• Post comments

Current Features:

• View Hacker News stories and comments, beautifully laid out
• Also view articles in ViewText, Google, or your system browser (you can set each as default)
• Upvote stories (long-press on story) and comments (long-press on comment).
• Collapse and expand comments by tapping on them
• Choose from 3 text sizes
• Switch between stories and comments with one tap
• View "more" stories than only the HN frontpage
• Share the article's URL to your installed apps (Instapaper, Pocket, Twitter,...)
• See which articles you have already visited


Please report any issues to me via Twitter (@manuelmaly) or via mail (link is below).

Get the source code here: https://github.com/manmal/hn-android/

Recent changes:
Hotfix for a crash introduced by a new feature (occurred when loading comments).

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User reviews of HN - Hacker News Reader
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Android Market Comments
A Google User
Jul 15, 2014
Lack of black theme and very basic.
A Google User
Jul 10, 2014
Voting broken for months
A Google User
Jun 22, 2014
Slick interface I love this HN reader
A Google User
Jun 20, 2014
Better than the rest
A Google User
Jun 17, 2014
Works well, usable UX. You can't write comments with it, though. A suggestion to the developer: when one refreshes the main page, one almost always wants to go back to the top of that page. Please automatically scroll back to to of page after a refresh.