Telescope: News & RSS Reader app review

by Alice Young

1 year ago

App present at News, Social Networking App Store categories
Size of app 18.63 Mb
Supported languages and store countries: EN
Current version is 1.1.3 released at 22 Apr 2018. Minimal required iOS version 11.0
Application have good user reviews average user rating 4.5

Telescope: News & RSS Reader price is Free

Short description of Telescope: News & RSS Reader from Alice Young

Telescope is a news reader app where you can follow news sources, video channels and RSS you love.

Get stories **only** from the subscriptions you follow.

You can subscribe to trusted news sources such as New York Times, NPR, Bloomberg, The Verge and thousands more. You can simply search for your favorite news sources and subscribe to them or you can add their RSS feeds. Telescope also let's you subscribe to your favorite Youtube channels.

Once you subscribe to sources you like, Telescope will show you aggregated 'Home Feed' with latest articles and videos only from your subscribed channels. By default they are sorted by their 'hotness' calculated based on the up votes received across the Telescope community. Additionally, you can choose to sort your feed by time, 'top of the day' or 'top of the week'.

Best RSS Reader with focus on readability. Subscribe to as many as RSS feeds you want and rely on home feed to surface on right articles for you!

- At Telescope we believe in the power of journalism and need to eliminate fake news! We believe trusted news sources and journalists will play important part in that. That is why we want to empower you with trusted information by allowing you to follow news you can trust and rely on.

- Also with the help of the Telescope community you will be able to get access to the top news of the day or week. Telescope home feed surfaces articles trusted and up voted by millions in our community. Break out of the "personalization bubbles" created around you by the other apps!

- Subscribe to news sources such as New York Times, The Washington Times, Forbes, Bloomberg, The Verge, NPR, Wired, and 1000+. Search for news sources under 'Explore' tab
- Add any RSS url of your choice by clicking on '+' button in 'Explore' tab
- Subscribe to any Youtube channel. Search channels under 'Explore' tab
- Save any story for you to read later. Find saved stories under 'Reading List' tab
- Block posts from certain categories from appearing in your 'Home Feed', such as blocking Politics, Entertainment or any other category posts. Set it under 'Profile' tab -> 'Home Feed Configuration'
- Switch to any particular subscription under sidebar (top left button on Home)
- View posts from your subscriptions categories by Politics, Entertainment, Sports, etc. under sidebar
- Sort your feed by 'Hot', 'New', 'Top of Today', 'Top of the week'.

Feel free to reach us at [email protected] for any feedback. You can access Telescope on web at

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