LuckNews is a fully featured, easy to use, fast, free, news reader for your Mac.

Try out LuckNews - you'll appreciate its elegance. Some of its features are: folders,
search, notification center, easy navigation, full screen. There is much, much more.

Selected features:

• Article navigation is very easy - use the swipe gesture to advance to the next article. Most of your time spent using LuckNews will be spent reading the articles - this is made easy in LuckNews
• A simple interface. Easy to understand and use

• Enhanced for Retina display
• Organize your subscriptions into folders
• Article Search. Quickly search for articles that contain keywords
• Retrieve RSS subscriptions that were in Mail before Mountain Lion (prior to 10.8)
• Supports Notification Center
• Read articles offline
• Import/Export of OPML files (OPML is a subscription interchange format)
• Able to display RSS content in any language
• Online help is available at the support site

LuckNews has many additional features and nice touches which need to be used to be appreciated. LuckNews has been designed to provide a quality news reading experience.

LuckNews is completely free. There are no in-app purchases.

What's New

Version 3.2

• several small fixes to improve user interactions

Ratings and Reviews

Great RSS Feed App


I really like LuckNews, I’ve been using it on multiple Macs for several months now. Updates feeds very quickly. The app design is very nice, if I were to request any changes it would be to have the option of changing the article’s headline layout, for example removing the grey background and then having the option of opening the feed article in the applicaiton rather than the external browser woudl be super. But overall an excellent feed reader that competes well with the paid ones that are out there.

Simple, clean and works great.


I just wanted a simple reader to look at a handful of blogs and continually changing web pages, and this fits the bill perfectly. It’s easy to add pages. You can quickly see which sites have updates, and review them one at a time. I like that it’s easy to designate viewing the page in its native web format. I also appreciate that I can see when a page last updated—and therefore quickly identify blogs that have gone dark. And hey, the price is perfect.

Really nice RSS Reader


I have used several rss news readers in the past, and some new ones I've downloaded more recently. Many of them are really great but this one I like the most, mainly because I find it's the fastest in loading feeds and quickest in swiping through my articles, thereby taking less time to read my feeds and get on with my work.

I like the font and design which is easy on the eyes, making it enjoyable and easy to read articles quickly. The feed loading time is lightning fast and I like the over-all design. The only thing I'd like to request be added, would be once I click on a news feed, have the focus area scroll back up to the top of the list so I can start reading from the top to the bottom. Other than that, I love it!

Edit: The developer was quick to respond to my request and emails and kindly added the feature I requested above, so now one can either choose to have the feed's focus scroll back up to the top of the list and read down or choose to have the focus begin where they last left off. Great Work!!!!


Craig McPheeters
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