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Google News unhides the RSS option – it may not last

Past experience suggests that it could be a bait-and-switch tactic. Google News used to have an RSS option. There was a RSS link in the footer of the page. There was also a LINK RSS tag in the HTML source … Continue reading

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Subhash Browser & Feed Reader v2017.10.21 supports all Android versions from Donut to Oreo

Support for newer Android versions 5.1+ (Lollipop), Marshmallow (6.x), Nougat (7.x) and Oreo (8.x). (The Google Play download does not work with these Android versions.) Web Browser: Page loading progress bar has moved from the title bar to the address … Continue reading

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NetCheck v2017.10.21 adds autoclose and newer icons (Android/Linux/Mac/Windows)

All platforms: Newer icons. Android: 5-second autoclose with cancel function. Option to launch sound volume settings. Linux/Mac/Windows: Optional command-line parameters “noaudio” and “nopopup” to disable audio and popup notifications. For example, any of these java -jar NetCheck.jar noaudio java -jar … Continue reading

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Subhash Browser & Feed Reader for Android v2017.09.21 adds feeds DB backup, Google News RSS support & fixes

I have an old tablet which gets extremely slow intermittently. Of late, the app has been crashing during these lockups and taking the news feed DB with it. When I restart the app, there are no feeds. So, I have … Continue reading

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Subhash Browser & RSS Feed Reader v2017.09.01 for Android pursues http redirects

The AndroidWithoutStupid library was updated to pursue http redirects (301, 302, 303). Subhash Browser is now able to download files from redirected URLs. Latest APKs are available at: http://www.vsubhash.com/article.asp?id=126&info=Subhash_Browser_Feed_Reader_app

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Subhash Browser for Android v2017.08.27 has a solution for slow internet connections

Sometimes, well… most of the time, the Information Superhighway is slow. No, this update can’t improve speeds. In a previous update, I added the option of hiding the title bar of the app. After this, it became impossible to check … Continue reading

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Subhash Comic Viewer v2017.08.20 for Android brings separate print CSS stylesheet

Now, you can print your comics. HTML web pages can have separate stylesheets for screen and the print. This update generates a different stylesheet for print. If you copy the extracted directory to your desktop computer and print the index.html … Continue reading

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