App Description

Offline bookmarks, expandable & rich discussion threads, customisable reader, automatic themes, ... Everything you need for the best browsing experience possible.

Offline bokmarks
• Save the posts you want to read later, even for offline reading
• Keep track of all the posts you read and manage your favorite posts as you would on the website.

Expandable, rich discussion threads
• Elegant & ergonomic comment section
• Tap on the header/footer of a comment to show its replies.

Customisable reader
• Activate the reader and take control over the font-size, font-style and theme of each article.

Light & Dark themes
• Switch between the two themes whenever you want or let the app choose according to the time or to the brightness of your screen.

Secure
• Your credentials are exclusively used to log you in to Hackernews and are not shared with any third-party.
• The app uses an open source library to interact with the website: HNScraper (https://github.com/tsucres/HNScraper)
• Signing in is only necessary if you want to interact with the community.

More info: http://www.hnbuddy.io

iPhone Screenshots

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App Changes

  • November 14, 2017 Initial release