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  • Full-Text RSS 3.9.6: PHP 7.4 compatible
    Full-Text RSS version 3.9.6 is now available. Full-Text RSS is used by software developers and news enthusiasts to extract article content from news sites and blogs, and to convert RSS feeds that contain only extracts of stories to full-text feeds. Existing customers can download the latest version through our customer… Read more »
  • Soft paywalls
    We’re getting quite a few questions about paywalls lately. We recently described a new approach for handling content in Push to Kindle, our browser extension for turning news articles and blog posts into e-books. To explain why we were implementing a new approach, we mentioned that articles locked behind a… Read more »
  • Push to Kindle 2.0 (Beta) for Chrome and Firefox
    We are trialling the new version of Push to Kindle. This is an early release only available to our sustainers and patrons. It looks very similar to what you’re used to, but the major difference is in how we send the article content to your Kindle: it now goes directly… Read more »
  • Push to Kindle app for iPhones and iPads
    We finally have Push to Kindle available in the Apple app store. Push to Kindle is our service for converting web articles into ebooks and delivering them to your Kindle account. It allows you to read web articles on your Kindle device or your Kindle app. We also support Pocketbook’s… Read more »
  • Push to Kindle for Safari update
    Apple is removing support for legacy extensions in Safari 13. They’ve been encouraging developers to build Safari App Extensions instead. We’ve now done that for Push to Kindle and published it on the MacOS app store. You can download it here: Push to Kindle for Safari Due to Apple’s naming… Read more »
  • PDF Newspaper 2.6
    PDF Newspaper 2.6 is now available. PDF Newspaper is used to convert web articles and feeds into printable, easy-to-read documents. This is a maintenance update. Customers of previous versions can download or upgrade to the latest version through our customer login. What’s new in 2.6? PDF Newspaper is now compatible… Read more »
  • Feed Creator 1.5
    Feed Creator 1.5 is now available. Feed Creator is used to create feeds for sites which don’t offer their own, and also allows feed merging of existing feeds. This is mostly a maintenance update. Customers of previous versions can download or upgrade to the latest version through our customer login.… Read more »
  • Full-Text RSS 3.9.5
    Full-Text RSS version 3.9.5 is now available. Full-Text RSS is used by software developers and news enthusiasts to extract article content from news sites and blogs, and to convert RSS feeds that contain only extracts of stories to full-text feeds. Existing customers can download the latest version through our customer… Read more »
  • Full-Text RSS 3.9
    [See update at bottom about 3.9.1] Full-Text RSS 3.9 is now available. Full-Text RSS is used by software developers and news enthusiasts to extract article content from news sites and blogs, and to convert RSS feeds that contain only extracts of stories to full-text feeds. Existing customers can download the… Read more »
  • Simple Print: Convert web articles into printable PDFs
    A few weeks ago we announced Simple Print on Hacker News. It was very well received: getting voted onto to the front page of the site and staying there most of the day. Simple Print converts web articles like blog posts and news stories into compact, printable PDFs. It uses… Read more »