How it works?

NewsFi fetches a bunch of important RSS feeds and ranks the links by the average score of shares, reactions and comments on Facebook. Additional services can improve the ranking or the stories.

Who made it? Why? Donate?

NewsFi is project by Lucian Marin. It's part of Fi platform where main app is DubFi, a social network. NewsFi is made for busy people who don't want to spent more than a few minutes getting the most important news of the day. You might consider donating for all services provided for free.

What's the tech?

NewsFi is powered by Falcon web framework, Django ORM, feedparser, requests, BeautifulSoup, PostgreSQL, PgBouncer and Facebook API.

What sites are monitored?

In alphabetical order: 9to5google.com, 9to5mac.com, 9to5toys.com, aeon.co, anandtech.com, androidcentral.com, axios.com, blogs.scientificamerican.com, crackberry.com, eff.org, electrek.co, endpts.com, fastcompany.com, fubiz.net, gsmarena.com, imore.com, infoq.com, japantimes.co.jp, longreads.com, macrumors.com, mspoweruser.com, nautil.us, neowin.net, nytimes.com, omgubuntu.co.uk, petapixel.com, polygon.com, producthunt.com, qz.com, reuters.com, scientificamerican.com, seths.blog, smashingmagazine.com, techcrunch.com, theatlantic.com, thehackernews.com, theverge.com, tidbits.com, venturebeat.com, vice.com, vox.com, windowscentral.com, wired.com.