Subcategory: RSS Readers
Programing language: Python
First release: December 7, 2003
Straw – feed reader aimed for users using the GNOME desktop. You subscribe to news, blogs, and podcast feeds and read the feeds in the comfort of your desktop, with or without online access.
The goal of Straw is to be an easy-to-use feed reader and one that is integrated with the rest of your desktop. It should support the capabilities provided by the desktop as well as not being hard to users when it comes to usability and in terms of providing functionality.
– RSS and ATOM support
– Support for enclosures
– Export and import of feed list from OPML
– Offline reading of blog and news (and other) feed content
– Support for grouping of feeds (categories)
The latest version of Straw 0.27 was released in 2007.