Licence: Shareware (€8.00)
Version 1.5.1 | Release Date: 2011-02-25 | Download

NewsLife 1.5.1


This build of NewsLife only runs on Mac OS X 10.5 or later. This will be the last version of NewsLife that supports PPC Macs.


This is a maintenance update for NewsLife 1.x and contains several bug fixes.

Version 2.0.2 | Release Date: 2011-02-21 | Download
  • Enhanced, iOS-inspired user interface
  • Improved Picture Tile mode
  • Multi-touch gesture support for fast, smooth navigation
  • Browse Flickr with Photo Mode
  • Improved News Clippings sidebar
  • SQLite-based article database for faster browsing
  • Hi-res icons
  • 9 selectable color themes
Version 1.5 | Release Date: 2009-12-06 | Download

New features

  • Picture Tile display mode, a new way to browse feeds which include images in their article summaries.
  • Author now displayed for articles where available.
  • Filter by author to see all articles by a certain person.


  • Various code optimisations and memory leak fixes.
  • Corrects a dialog that was missing localized text.
  • Fixes an issue that would prevent images from displaying for some feeds.
Version 1.2.1 | Release Date: 2008-08-21 | Download
New features
  • Growl support has been added.
  • Fixes an issue which prevented certain Feedburner feeds from being added.
  • Fixes a problem some users experienced when trying to export their feed library to OPML.
  • Fixes a bug in the feed expiration mechanism that could lead to a gradual decrease in performance of NewsLife.
Version 1.2 | Release Date: 2008-06-10 | Download
New features
  • Pressing return will jump to the next unread article.
  • More efficient article storage mechanism introduced.
  • Fixes a bug with handling Atom 1.0 feeds where links would not open correctly.
  • Fixes source list overly strong drop shadow bug.
  • Source list now updates to reflect article selection.
  • Feed actions can now be applied to all feeds in a folder.
  • OPML text encodings should now be correctly identified.
  • Fixes issue where some podcasts would not download.
  • Fixes issue with occasional broken breadcrumbs.
Version 1.1 | Release Date: 2007-12-06 | Download
New features
  • Improved article browsing performance.
  • Significantly descreased time to save feed library upon quitting.
  • Leopard optimised application icon.
  • 'Click anywhere' article selection for easier navigation.
  • Option to open article links directly in your web browser without viewing the summary in NewsLife.
  • Refreshed user interface.
  • Expanded folders and sort settings saved between sessions.
  • Fixes bug with article expiration failing.
Version 1.0 | Release Date: 2007-07-10 | Download
New Features
  • OPML export functionality enabled.
  • Article thumbnails help you choose what you want to read.
  • Selecting an item in the news bin now shows that article's summary.
  • Buttons in the side bar to quickly view all unread articles or all articles published today.
  • Help documentation added.
  • Source list reordering issue fixed.
  • Update notification sound only played when new articles are downloaded.
  • Better handling of text encoding when feed doesn't specify one.
  • Problem parsing some RSS feeds fixed.
  • Source list selection not taking effect issue fixed.
  • Breadcrumb appearance improved.
  • Feed filtering by date when clicking an article date bug fixed.
  • Arrow key keyboard navigation bug fixed.
Version 1.0 Beta 3 | Release Date: 2007-04-06 | Download


Fixes source list badge bug
Fixes source list editing bug
Fixes Atom 0.3 date compatibility issues
Fixes dock icon update bug
Fixes non-working web view contextual menu item
Fixes broken search feature


News bin bar resizable
News bin bar can be hidden
Sparkle update mechanism added
Contextual menu added to source list
Ability to download and view feed source (via source list contextual menu)
Ability to email feed links (via source list contextual menu)

Version 1.0 Beta | Release Date: 2006-12-14 | Download
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