Players & Readers for the Web

Last updated: October 4, 2019 at 14:42 pm

Readers and players for desktop and mobile devices to read/view/listen to web resources. Listed in alphabetical order.


Adobe Reader
Adobe Acrobat Reader software is the free global standard for reliably viewing, printing, and commenting on PDF document.
Cost: Free  |  Available: Download


Active Web Reader
Active Web Reader is a FREE web feed reader that supports RSS 0.9x, 1.x and 2.x feed formats.
Cost: Free |  Available: Download (for Windows)

Apple Podcasts
Apple announced that it was breaking iTunes up into three separate macOS apps: Podcasts, TV, and Music. Apple Podcasts therefore is a new tool in its own right this year.
Cost: Free  |  Available: Download for iOS devices
Ranking on Top 200 Tools for Learning 2019: 54 
See more at www.toptools4learning.com/apple-podcasts/


Awasu
Awasu is a state-of-the-art feed reader that comes loaded with features for both casual personal use and professional, high-powered information management.
Cost: Free  |  Available: Download


Briz Reader
Briz RSS Reader is a simple easy-to-use news reader for MS Windows.
Cost: Commercial  |  Available: Download

Castro
Castro lets you track lots of podcasts at once without getting overwhelmed.
Cost: Free  |  Availability: Download iOS app
Ranking on Top 200 Tools for Learning 2019: 155 
See more at www.toptools4learning.com/castro/


Feedly
Feedly is an RSS reader that lets you organise, read and share the content of your favourite sites. It is now the only dedicated feed reader on the list.
Cost: Free and premium versions  |  Available: Hosted
Ranking on Top 200 Tools for Learning 2019: 15
See more at www.toptools4learning.com/feedly/


Feeds 2.0
Personalised Wed 2.0 RSS aggregator.
Cost: Free  |  Available: Hosted


Feedreader
Feedreader Online is a platform for you to read and organize news and updates from all your favourite websites in one place.
Cost: Free  |  Available: Hosted


FeedShow
FeedShow is a free online RSS feed reader.
Cost: Free  |  Available: Hosted


Foxit Reader
Secure PDF reader.
Cost: Free  |  Available: Download


GoodReader
Super-robust PDF reader for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch.
Cost: Free  |  Available: Download


Great News
The intelligent newsfeeder.
CostFree  |  AvailableDownload


Inoreader
Inoreader is a professional grade information hub. With it, you can effortlessly search, collect and share the best stuff on the web.
Cost: Free and premium versions  |  Available: Download
Ranking on Top 200 Tools for Learning 2019: 76
See more at www.toptools4learning.com/inoreader/


Irfanview
One of the most popular viewers worldwide.
Cost: Free  |  Available: Download


iTunes
iTunes is a digital media player that lets you that lets you organize your music, movies, TV shows, and more on your Mac or PC, then add it to your iPod, iPhone or iPad.
Cost: Free  |  Available: Download


iVoox
Audiokiosk: Podcasts, radio on demand and live, audio series, tales, talks and more. Create your own podcast too.
Cost: Free. |. Availability: Online
Ranking on Top 200 Tools for Learning 2019: 112
See more at www.toptools4learning.com/inoreader/


Juice
This program lets you create your own custom online audio anytime, anywhere.
Cost: Free  |  Available: Download


Kindle App
Kindle is a series of e-reader devices developed by Amazon. Kindle desktop and mobile apps are also available so that you don’t need a device to read a Kindle book.
Cost:  Free   |  Available: Download
Ranking on Top 200 Tools for Learning 2019: 71 
See more at www.toptools4learning.com/kindle-kindle-reader-app/


Miro
The beautiful, open-source music and video player that lets you break free!
Cost: Free  |  Available: Download


Overcast
Overcast is a podcast player app for iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch.
Cost: Free and premium versions  |  Availability: Download app
Ranking on Top 200 Tools for Learning 2019: 146
See more at www.toptools4learning.com/overcast/


Pocket Casts
Pocket Casts is a powerful podcast player for iOS and Android devices.
Cost: To purchase. |  Availability: Download app
Ranking on Top 200 Tools for Learning 2019: 105
See more at www.toptools4learning.com/pocket-casts/


Podcast Addict
Podcast Addict lets you manage podcasts, radio, Audiobook, Live stream, YouTube, Twitch, SoundCloud channels and RSS News feeds from a single app.
Cost: Free. |  Availability: Download app for Android devices
Ranking on Top 200 Tools for Learning 2019: 157
See more at www.toptools4learning.com/podcast-addict/


Quick Scan
A quick and powerful QR Code Reader (for iOS and Android.)
Cost: Free  |  Available: Download


RealTimes
RealTimes saves all your photos and videos and turns them into beautiful stories to share and watch on any device.
Cost: Free  | Available: Download


Reeder 3
News reader for Mac and iOS
Cost: Free  | Available: Download


Shrook
Shrook is a full-featured RSS reader for your Mac that painlessly syncs with your iPhone, iPad and other Macs.
CostFree  |  AvailableDownload