Simple RSS Widget

Simple RSS Widget


Have all your important news directly on your home screen!
This app is just a customizable, simple widget which displays RSS feeds on your home screen.

Features:
- Scrollable
- Resizable (only Android 3.1 and newer)
- lockscreen widget (Android 4.2+)
- multiple feeds in one widget
- text style, size & color changeable
- background color changeable
- icons for reloading & configurating the widget can be hidden
- user defined update interval
- multiple widgets with different configurations
- free & without ads!

If the widget doesn't show up in your launchers widget category, try rebooting your device!

Note: Google Reader will no longer exist after July 1st. Import functionality will be affected

Permissions:
- INTERNET: to receive feed content
- ACCESS_NETWORK_STATE: to test if internet connection is available before trying to update
- WRITE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE: to cache feeds and display them even when offline
- GET_ACCOUNTS & USE_CREDENTIALS: to request access for importing Google Reader feeds

Recent changes:
2.4.4
-New viewer that displays full article
-Fixed major known bugs that caused "No data available" message. If you are trying to display a large number of feeds (especially with images), it can take several minutes to load content. Please let us know any issues you continue to have.

2.4.3
-Fixed crash when importing from Feedly
-Fixed issue of images getting cut off

2.4.2
-Fixed news viewer bug
-Fixed issue of viewer not opening when multiple RSS widgets are being used
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3.8
User ratings
2899
Installs
100,000+
Concerns
1
File size
813 kb
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About Simple RSS Widget
Have all your important news directly on your home screen!
This app is just a customizable, simple widget which displays RSS feeds on your home screen.

Features:
- Scrollable
- Resizable (only Android 3.1 and newer)
- lockscreen widget (Android 4.2+)
- multiple feeds in one widget
- text style, size & color changeable
- background color changeable
- icons for reloading & configurating the widget can be hidden
- user defined update interval
- multiple widgets with different configurations
- free & without ads!

If the widget doesn't show up in your launchers widget category, try rebooting your device!

Note: Google Reader will no longer exist after July 1st. Import functionality will be affected

Permissions:
- INTERNET: to receive feed content
- ACCESS_NETWORK_STATE: to test if internet connection is available before trying to update
- WRITE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE: to cache feeds and display them even when offline
- GET_ACCOUNTS & USE_CREDENTIALS: to request access for importing Google Reader feeds

Recent changes:
2.4.4
-New viewer that displays full article
-Fixed major known bugs that caused "No data available" message. If you are trying to display a large number of feeds (especially with images), it can take several minutes to load content. Please let us know any issues you continue to have.

2.4.3
-Fixed crash when importing from Feedly
-Fixed issue of images getting cut off

2.4.2
-Fixed news viewer bug
-Fixed issue of viewer not opening when multiple RSS widgets are being used

User reviews of Simple RSS Widget
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Android Market Comments
A Google User
May 12, 2015
Truncating Is there any chance that the 3-line limit could be removed or customizable?
A Google User
Apr 18, 2015
Very good taptu replacement After taptu went down I was looking for a decent replacement especially with a versatile widget. Scrollable News is by far the best app for that. The widgets of feedly or gReader Pro can't compete at all.
A Google User
Apr 8, 2015
Widget's cool, but can't read some articles When I click some articles, all it shows is HTML code. Then I click to go to the site, HTML code. Used to be awesome. Some links work doe. On a Note 4.
A Google User
Apr 5, 2015
Doesn't work Just days no data available
A Google User
Mar 31, 2015
Widget didn't appear in list For 5.1
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