Lucas
LucasAspiring UI/UX designer

What is the best app for getting recommended news on specific topics?

I'm looking for an Android app that brings me news it thinks I'll like. I want to move on from RSS, because I think it's too hard to keep up with. I want to be able to select topics I want to receive news from and I'd love for the app to have a great looking interface!
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    I like Refind. It's where you can read about what your followers share.
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    This is the best app.
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    Google Play Newstand

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    This one is my personal favourite as it serves tailored contents based on your daily habbits.
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    Arador
    AradorFounder @ Arador Β· Written
    This and Google Assistant are great.
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    Rami Debab
    Rami DebabI write code and design stuff. Β· Written
    I used to have this on my Android phones, it looks great and it sorts the news to suit your needs
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  4. Fruzsi Peti
    Fruzsi PetiOnline Marketer @Intellyo Β· Written
    the suggestions based on my saved articles are amazing and always great reads!
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  5. philipptemmel
    philipptemmel✌🏼Founder @dyfemagazine | Design Student · Edited
    I like to use Feedly, you can follow your favorite websites/Blogs and it shows all the relevant articles/news in a nice personalized Feed! πŸ‘
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    I use Feedly too, it's great
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    i think feedly is great
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    Sip by Product Hunt

    Daily tappable tech news and stories.

    Sam Campbell
    Sam CampbellSeeing the future and those who make it Β· Written
    Just released, Sip offers a curated list of digestible tech news. Great design too!
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    • Angie
      AngieFounder of YourApparel

      I have been part of the beta and I love Sip! The short news stories just take a few minutes to read and I'm up to speed. I love how the app works and Sip is an app I'll keep on my iPhone.

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    • Arun Sathiya
      Arun SathiyaHappiness Engineer, Automattic

      I have been using Sip for a while now, but never received any notifications - that's probably because it's being officially launched only today. Let's see how this goes!

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    Laserlike

    Your interest search engine

    Srinivasan Venkatachary
    Srinivasan VenkatacharyCo-founder & CTO Laserlike Inc Β· Written
    Laserlike app solves exactly the problem you are describing. You can search anything and follow, and the app will bring you focused updates. It also learns from your usage and suggests interests that you might like. Give it a whirl!
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    FerminRP
    FerminRP4Growth Hacker Β· Written
    I've been using it for a couple of weeks and so far it has replaced all my news sources.
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    • The app has very promising potential, looking forward to watching it develop and find some stability with a solid use-case that makes me want to open it daily

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    • Kilkonie
      KilkonieI make thing that don't suck.

      I used it to keep track of company acquisitions as well as topics like game cheats, mushroom farming and product recalls. Then I expanded my interest lists include things like "charcuterie" and "michelin star restaurants in sf". Everything works really well.

      The team has a crawler or indexer that doing realtime search and seems to be tracking social media as well. My interests are persistent and I can follow anything. I think was one of the top products Twitter was musing about building in 2017, but didn't.

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  8. mark!
    mark!Sr. Social Media Manager, Red Bull Β· Written
    You can create specific filters by keyword as well as filter the news by different genres. I'd imagine it also "knows" what news would interest you based on the amount of data Google has on you ;)
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    TechBites

    An overview of the top tech news from multiple sources πŸ—žοΈ

    Jake Prins
    Jake PrinsMaker of RaterFox Β· Written
    Jake Prins made this product
    For the top tech stories of the day, you can check TechBites.io
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    Alex Tish
    Alex TishCreator of UniColor - dynamic light Β· Written
    For marketing is really usefull instrument! You can control a lot of things withiut engaging special agancies
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  10. Veasna Onn
    Veasna OnnBuilding Intake 360 Β· Written
    It's Guy Kawasaki's app and it has a ton of topics.
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    Zuperlist

    An RSS news reader that prioritises topics you care about πŸ’»

    Eugen Vărzaru
    Eugen VărzaruA developer who likes to build things. · Written
    Eugen Vărzaru made this product
    It's still an RSS reader, but it makes it easier to keep up with the news by prioritizing topics you like. You can also tell it to always show you everything that's published on favorite blogs. It's not an Android app, but rather it's a web app that works ok in a mobile browser.
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    Inside.com

    The network of email newsletters

    Ashok Muppavarapu
    Ashok MuppavarapuEngineer, Tech enthusiast. Β· Written
    Smart newsletter emails with a curated list of topics.
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    New Google Assistant

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    Arador
    AradorFounder @ Arador Β· Written
    I find myself using Google Assistant more and more often, increasingly for news.
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    New Snapchat

    The new Snapchat, redesigned to separate social from media

    Hari Mahesh
    Hari MaheshBuilding Fashion Experiences Β· Written
    The Media part of New Snapchat is increasingly becoming my go-to destination for curated news that is specific and focused. The channel that I have been watching the most is SportsCenter. They post everyday at 5 AM and 5 PM, and give me the best updates on everything sports. I am still exploring other channels, but I think the quality of these channels will only increase over time.
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    • Ikbel Hammami
      Ikbel HammamiI HAVE A DREAM

      This just another pivot and pitch to investors and to keep the evaluation higher. Don't forget if there's a free product in the market meaning that the users are the product themselves. Get more insight into people lives, no privacy whatsoever and selling back the data to the giants (Google)

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    • Maximilien Rufin
      Maximilien RufinCOO @GuessWhaaat, french entrepreneur

      Keep it up !

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  15. Shi LI
    Shi LI6Domobile Β· Written
    AppLock-best known Android app in India Most downloaded app lock in Play Store. Protect privacy with password, pattern, fingerprint lock.Supports intruder selfie, incognito browser and multiple Facebook, Google+, Twitter, Linkedin accounts management. β˜… #1 App lock in over 50 countries. β˜… Over 300 Million users, supports 32 languages.
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