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Feedbin RSS Reader Is Now Open-Source Software

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Published on 27 August 2013 04:19 PM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in Free Software
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The Feedbin RSS feed reader was open-sourced today.

Feedbin has been an RSS reader gaining in popularity since the demise of Google Reader and as of today it's free as in freedom. The code behind Feedbin has been open-sourced to encourage external development source, greater transparency, and ensuring a future unlike Google's now defunct RSS reading solution.

More details on the open-sourcing of Feedbin can be found via this blog post. The code to Feedbin is under the MIT license and is being hosted on GitHub.

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