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 login and upvoting, adding logout option (just tap on your logged in user name in settings).
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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 login and upvoting, adding logout option (just tap on your logged in user name in settings).

User reviews of HN - Hacker News Reader
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A Google User
Nov 16, 2014
Basic reader, but needs a facelift
A Google User
Nov 14, 2014
Great app Does what it should and well. Clean interface, easy to use, never an issue so far.
A Google User
Nov 11, 2014
Perfect Insanely better than the other HN readers I've used. Fast, looks good, simple.
A Google User
Nov 1, 2014
The best HN reader Among other HN readers i find that this one simply the best one.
A Google User
Oct 30, 2014
Does what it says in the tin Great reader, I use it a lot. There is a crash with the current thread "Tim cook speaks out", but this is the only problem I've had after maybe two years of use.