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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Free
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3.8
User ratings
2497
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
Dec 14, 2014
Lg kitkat Best news widget! Awesome! Great work. Recommended.
A Google User
Dec 11, 2014
Best RSS widget Just love how it looks. Perfect for minimalistic look. Any updates? I believe there are few bugs here and there.
A Google User
Dec 8, 2014
Terrible Never loads articles correctly and if you go into landscape mode it re-download the article. Fail
A Google User
Dec 7, 2014
This is what I have been looking for. This is just the widget I wanted. It's a little hard to set up, but well worth the effort. Thank you!
A Google User
Dec 6, 2014
Why? Why does it work some times and doesn't work the rest of the time. I'm forever trying to reset the widget after it just disappears.