RC3 and Videos are online

With release candidate 3 we have reached our final candidate before announcing RSSOwl 2.0. We are still open to any feedback, just let us know!

In addition, there is now a bunch of guided video tours in the features section. Enjoy!

Website updated for RSSOwl 2.0

The content of rssowl.org is now fully updated for the release of RSSOwl 2.0. Take a look at the new overview to get an idea of all the features in RSSOwl 2.

Updating from RSSOwl 1 to RSSOwl 2

Just a heads up, that the FAQ now gives you some advise on how to update from RSSOwl 1 to RSSOwl 2 to keep your list of subscriptions and folders. You can find the entry here. Thanks for holding on to RSSOwl 1 for such a long time, but we really recommend updating to RSSOwl 2 :-).

Using RSSOwl 2.0 RC1 from Eclipse

With the work on 2.0 RC1 we also finished a new version for RSSOwl integrated to Eclipse or any Eclipse based application. Just point your Update Manager to the following update site:


Let us know what you think!

Getting closer to a 2.0 Final Release

Heads up, we are very close on pushing out the first release candidate for the final 2.0 release. Expect more announcments over the next weeks with in-depth details on the cool new features implemented. Our plan is to make 2.0 final available in early Q4. We welcome any feedback from our users on the release candidates to make the 2.0 version rock solid and awesome :-).

Work on Milestone 10 has started!

After some weeks of not touching any code in RSSOwl 2, we are finally back to work on some essential usability features in M10 before declaring the availability of RSSOwl 2.0. The list of issues to resolve is quite long and we will keep you updated on things happening over the next months.

RSSOwl 2.0 M9 now available

We are happy to announce that the next milestone of RSSOwl 2.0 is now available for download. This release comes with some very cool features:
  • News Filter - apply actions on news automatically
  • New quick way of assigning Labels to News
  • Support for Phrase Searches
  • Improved Notifier
  • Multi Tabbed Browsing
  • Improved and secured embedded browser
  • Secure credentials with a master password
  • Automatically detect proxy settings (Windows)
  • a total of 107 bugs fixed
Download for: Windows | Linux | Linux 64Bit | Mac

A flash demo showing the new features in action is available as well.

For more information on RSSOwl 2.0, please visit boreal.rssowl.org.