Hourly News is a simple app that lives in your Mac's menu bar and plays the most recent news updates from multiple news podcast sources with one click.
As a podcast app, Hourly News lets to you subscribe and listen to any/all of the most recent NPR, BBC, CBC, ABC, CBS, WSJ, Bloomberg, ESPN, VOA, SRN, FOX News updates, your own custom podcast sources and more.FEATURES
Plays the most recent news summaries with 1 click
Plays in the background
Automatically advances to the next news feed.
Can launch at login
Can automatically play when opened
Reorder, enable and disable news feeds
Dead simple, easy to use
Works every time
Skip the podcast if already heard
Sync your settings and sources over iCloud
Add your own custom feeds
Like every app, download speeds are greatly affected by your connection type (Dialup, DSL, Cable, etc...). Slower connections might take a little longer to download the news updates in Hourly News.
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If there is another National or Worldwide source you would like to see listed to Hourly News, please contact support. At this time, only sources which are broadcast in English and have a free, publicly-available news podcast can be added.
Hourly News® is not affiliated with, or endorsed by any of the included sources. All rights are reserved by the respective owners.
Hourly News is a podcast app, giving you access to free publicly available news podcasts. These feeds are for personal use only and are subject to the terms and conditions provide by the news network providing the feed.
◊ Added an "Exclude Played Episodes" feature that will skip the podcast episode if it has already been heard.
◊ Fixed a bug where the app would crash with no podcast sources enabled and could not be opened again.
◊ Fixed a bug where custom source addition could continually ask for upgrade in some rare cases.
◊ Removed the initial auto-subscription to NPR and BBC podcasts on first launch.
◊ Minor bug fixes and optimizations
Hourly News (com.urbanapps.hourlynews.mac) is a Mac software application that has been discovered and submitted by users of Software.com.
The latest version that our users have reported running on their systems is Hourly News 12113.
Operating System: Mac
Minimum OS version: 10.7
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