Feature Comparison

General FeaturesNewsFire Detailsjuice Detailsziepod Details
Version 1.3 2.1 0.99 (Beta)
Last Release   2.2 13.02.2006
Author   juicereceiver.sourceforge.net/team/index.php  
URL www.newsfirerss.com juicereceiver.sourceforge.net www.ziepod.com
Free and Open Source No Yes Yes
License lifetime license for one user GPL  
License Cost/ Fee 16,99€ 0  
Languages en more than 20 en
Operating SystemNewsFire Detailsjuice Detailsziepod Details
Windows 98   No  
Windows XP No Yes Yes
Mac OS X Yes Yes No
Linux No No No
Windows Mobile No No No
Palm OS   No  
Programming Language   Python and wxPython  
Common FeaturesNewsFire Detailsjuice Detailsziepod Details
Search local & web local local & web
Notifications   yes, customizable notifies you of updates, Notifier feed you news
OPML Import Yes Yes Yes
OPML Export Yes Yes Yes
Playlist Formats     M3U, PLS
OrganizeNewsFire Detailsjuice Detailsziepod Details
Expiring Channels      
Archive Old Feeds   configurable  
Feed ReadingNewsFire Detailsjuice Detailsziepod Details
Integrated Browser Yes No Yes
Plain Text Yes   Yes
PodcatchingNewsFire Detailsjuice Detailsziepod Details
Schedule Downloads Yes Yes Yes
Resume Partial Downloads Yes Yes  
Limit Download Size   No  
ID3 Editing No   Yes
SyncNewsFire Detailsjuice Detailsziepod Details
Sync to iTunes Yes Yes Yes
Sync to PSP No No No
Sync to Mediaplayer   No No
Sync to iPod   No Yes
Integrated burning to CD   No  
MediaNewsFire Detailsjuice Detailsziepod Details
MP3 download download & external playing download
MPEG-4 download download download
Real   download  
Quicktime download download  
Windows Media   download download
DivX   download  
Xvid   download  
Content ProtocolsNewsFire Detailsjuice Detailsziepod Details
rss 2.0 Yes Yes Yes
atom Yes    
Transport ProtocolsNewsFire Detailsjuice Detailsziepod Details
http Yes Yes Yes
https   Yes  
http auth   Yes No
bittorrent   Yes Yes
Proxy Server   Yes Yes
feed://   No No
podcast://   No No
pcast://   No No
itpc://   No No
itms://   No No
SupportNewsFire Detailsjuice Detailsziepod Details
Support Forum   Yes No
Mailinglists     No
Last updated2006-03-292006-05-312006-03-29

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