Download Web Reader - Best Software & Apps

  • Google Chrome (64-bit)

    48.0.2564.109

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    Platform
    Windows

    The quickest, smartest browser

    7
    9710 votes
    • PROS: Thousand of extensions and themes, Exceptional performance, Incognito mode, Translation and integrated PDF reader, Data synchronization, Privacy management
    • CONS: Sometimes passwords are not imported, Some pages look bad, Only block 10% of malware
  • Safari

    5.1.7

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    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Apple's slick Mac and iOS browser for PC

    7
    3283 votes
    • PROS: Cover Flow allows you to view bookmarks iTunes style, Looks elegant and loads pages very fast, Top Pages allows you to see your most popular pages at a glance, Reader allows you to view lots of content on one page, Private browsing mode
    • CONS: Not many plugins available, No way to change the font in Reader, Installs other components during setup
  • Bolt

    2.5

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    Platform
    Java

    Lightning fast mobile web browser

    5
    130 votes
    • PROS: Fast, Customizable favorites page, Supports FLV Flash video and HTML5, Install web app widgets , RSS reader
    • CONS: Lacks zoom controls, Doesn't offer full Flash support
  • Bloglines

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    Platform
    Web Apps

    Simple-to-use Web-based RSS reader

    7
    14 votes
    • PROS: Easy to use, with drag-and-drop support, Create blogs, playlists and clippings, Lots of options and settings
    • CONS: Occasionally produces feed errors, Doesn't support tagging
  • RSS Subscription Extension

    2.2.2

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    Platform
    Windows

    Retain address bar RSS Subscriptions

    9
    2 votes
    • PROS: Subscribe to RSS feeds from the address bar, Retains functionality of discontinued Google extension, Support for modern readers Feedly, Newsblur, and The Old Reader, Can add in other web based RSS readers
    • CONS: Subscribing with Feedly doesn't always work, Must have correct URL coding for added readers
  • Web Forum Reader

    1.11

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    Platform
    Windows

    Keep track of your favourite forums

    7
    6 votes
    • PROS: Helps you keep track of multiple forums, Very easy to use, Accepts many types of forums
    • CONS: Interface is very plain, Doesn't accept all forum types
  • FeedReader

    Varies with device

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    Platform
    Windows

    Free RSS reader for web content

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    • PROS: Automatically downloads attached podcasts, Add or remove columns from viewing panel
    • CONS: Not as powerful as some alternatives, Opens links in separate browser but not original post