Boreal: A Hacker News Client by Juan Carlos Chomali (iPhone)
Released: Jul 3, 2015
Version: 1.1
Size: 20 MB
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Boreal: A Hacker News Client

Juan Carlos Chomali
Boreal, the real Hacker News client.
Created with a full focus on providing the best reading and interaction experience with the platform and their users.

Why using Boreal instead of any other client?
With Boreal you can do a lot of stuff that you can’t do in any other client.


+ Read the Top, Newest and Show HN feeds, with a simple and easy to use design, focused on navigation and providing a clear reading experience.
+ We provide a section what we call “Viewed” that lists all the news you have opened, never lose a good article.
+ When you read a story you can display it in the in-app browser, safari or with the in-app view which displays the content in a more readable way.
+ Comment stories, reply to comments
+ Vote stories and comments
+ Submit your favourite links and stories
+ “TweetShot”: while reading a story, select a piece of text you like, and share it as an image to Twitter in a clear and beautiful way, your audience will love it!
+ User profiles: explore what other users had submitted, the comments they have posted, and all their information (karma, bio, etc…)
+ Filters: want to only read the best news? Simply filter your news easily by number of comments and upvotes
+ Follow users to get a notification when they submit a new story

…and a bunch more features to come.
We want to hear your thoughts, how you use Boreal, and what you want. Do not hesitate to send us your feedback ( Stay updated following us on twitter (@GetBoreal)

So, what do you lose, try Boreal for free!

The Boreal team

What's new in version 1.1
Thanks for all your feedback. This version includes a lot of improvements and some new features that we are sure you will love.
• Tap and hold a post to upvote.
• Dynamic text support.
• Follow users to receive a notification when they submit a story.
• Access to comments from the feed.
• Swipe comments to vote.
• UI improvements.
• Bug fixes.
Our verdict: Good
  • + Boreal: A Hacker News Client is a highly rated app (4-star).
  • + The app is free.
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