Reader X by Wolfgang Augustin (iPad)
Released: Feb 1, 2012
Version: 2.0.1
Size: 7 MB
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Reader X

Wolfgang Augustin
[ This app may no longer be available for download ]

IMPORTANT: Reader X will not be functional from 1st July 2013 onward due to the shut down of the Google Reader service. Unfortunately we will not be able to provide a seamless transition to other RSS services, but are considering support of other services in the future. Reader X will remain in the App Store until end of June 2013.

Google Reader Client with an innovative user interface – all your Google Reader items are shown like on a huge wallpaper.

Completely reinvented, redesigned and rebuilt new version 2.0

* All articles are shown in one view
* See headlines only or little previews
* Unread items are shown in blue, starred items in yellow and read items in grey

* Filter to show only unread or starred items with just one tap
* Dive into a feed, folder or day by tapping it's title
* Search your articles and export results by email / copy to clipboard easily

* Tap on an article to see a preview of the article in a popover
* Save and share the article right from the preview popover
* Read full text extract of the article generated by Readability, Instapaper or Pocket services
* Toggle the read and starred status or decide to open the full webpage of the article

* View full web page of the article
* View web page rendered by Readability or Instapaper services for better legibility
* Save and share the article
* Toggle the read and starred status


* Choose general appearance (sepia or white background)
* Choose size of main view (column width / font size)

Appearance of preview popover
* Select font type and size

Core Functionalitites

* Syncs with Google Reader
* Mark items read (individually, per feed, per folder, all)
* Change read and starred status
* Option to show badge on home screen with unread count
* Automatically sync at launch or only manual sync

Supported services / Sharing

* Email
* Message
* Safari
* Copy link
* Pocket
* Instapaper
* Readability
* Evernote
* Pinboard
* Delicious
* Diigo
* Twitter
* Facebook
* Sina Weibo
* Open in Chrome
* Open in iCab

Please note:
A (free) Google Reader account is required to use this app

What's new in version 2.0.1
Critical bugfixes

* Resolved crash situation which could result in the app crashing upon launch
* Resolved crash situation when scrolling rapidly
* Resolved crash situation when using Evernote sharer the first time

Thanks for your patience and support.
Our verdict: Good
  • + Reader X is a highly rated app (4-star).
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