Tag Archives: News Anchor

News Anchor, Mountain Lion, and App Store Rejections

It’s been a few months since Mountain Lion came out but News Anchor still couldn’t run well on it. It’s because app store reviews and Mountain Lion’s app sandbox. We also have to drop a few features in the App Store version due to the sandbox.


News Anchor for the Apple TV?

Will Apple open up the Apple TV for 3rd party applications? News Anchor will likely a good fit for use in Apple’s television set. Do you want that? Does News Anchor running on the Apple TV resonates with you?

Apple Hot News 30-Jan-2012

News Anchor Tessa reads out Apple Hot News episode 30 January 2012


Podcasting your RSS feed?

With a world streaming with information, gushing from all over the place, you would ask, who needs another one? But the internet is not created equally in all parts of the world, especially in third world countries. While I was visiting my family in Indonesia. I realized how awful the internet connection there, except when […]

News Anchor 2.4.4 Release Notes

This release is about supporting Lion’s sandboxing requirement that will be mandatory for all 3rd party applications sold via the Mac App Store (MAS). Because of limitations of the sandbox, we have no choice but to remove two features from the MAS edition of News Anchor: Apple Infrared Remote Silent Refresh (silently refreshing feeds and […]

News Anchor 2.4.3 Release Notes

News Anchor is now ready for Mac OS X 10.7 “Lion” and the update is available via the usual channels (the “Check for Updates” menu option for direct-download users and the “Updates” tab for App Store customers). If you are considering to upgrade to Lion, please update News Anchor as soon as possible. In addition, […]

News Anchor 2.4.2 release notes

You will be pleased to know that News Anchor 2.4.2 is now available for download. Mac App Store customers can use the App Store application to update News Anchor whereas direct-download customers This version is primarily bug fixes and performance enhancements. The Growl notifications are better: it properly notifies how many new episodes that you […]

News Anchor 2.4 Release Notes

We’re happy to say that News Anchor 2.4 is now available for you to download. Mac App Store customers can open the App Store application and have a look at its Update section whereas direct-download customers can simply choose the “Check for Updates” menu option under the application menu. Summary of changes in this version: […]


How to create a news show from a Twitter stream.

You can add a Twitter stream or any search result as a feed source for News Anchor channels. This is done by exporting a Twitter search result as an RSS feed.