Feature Comparison

General Featuresraggle Detailsjuice DetailsFireAnt DetailsNewsFire Details
Version 0.4.4 2.1   1.3
Last Release 14.12.2005 2.2 24.01.2006  
Author Paul Duncan juicereceiver.sourceforge.net/team/index.php Joshua Kinberg  
URL www.raggle.org juicereceiver.sourceforge.net fireant.tv www.newsfirerss.com
Free and Open Source   Yes   No
License BSD, MIT/X GPL CCPL ? lifetime license for one user
License Cost/ Fee   0   16,99€
Languages en more than 20 en en
Operating Systemraggle Detailsjuice DetailsFireAnt DetailsNewsFire Details
Windows 98   No    
Windows XP No Yes Yes No
Mac OS X Yes Yes Yes Yes
Linux Yes No   No
Windows Mobile No No   No
Palm OS   No    
Programming Language ruby Python and wxPython    
Common Featuresraggle Detailsjuice DetailsFireAnt DetailsNewsFire Details
Search web local web local & web
Notifications   yes, customizable    
OPML Import Yes Yes   Yes
OPML Export Yes Yes Yes Yes
Playlist Formats     M3u, PLS  
Organizeraggle Detailsjuice DetailsFireAnt DetailsNewsFire Details
Expiring Channels        
Archive Old Feeds   configurable    
Feed Readingraggle Detailsjuice DetailsFireAnt DetailsNewsFire Details
Integrated Browser No No Yes Yes
Plain Text Yes     Yes
Podcatchingraggle Detailsjuice DetailsFireAnt DetailsNewsFire Details
Schedule Downloads Yes Yes Yes Yes
Resume Partial Downloads   Yes Yes Yes
Limit Download Size No No Yes  
ID3 Editing No     No
Syncraggle Detailsjuice DetailsFireAnt DetailsNewsFire Details
Sync to iTunes No Yes Yes Yes
Sync to PSP No No Yes No
Sync to Mediaplayer No No Yes  
Sync to iPod No No Yes  
Integrated burning to CD   No    
Mediaraggle Detailsjuice DetailsFireAnt DetailsNewsFire Details
MP3 download download & external playing download download
MPEG-4   download download download
Real   download download  
Quicktime   download download download
Windows Media   download download  
DivX   download download  
Xvid   download download  
Content Protocolsraggle Detailsjuice DetailsFireAnt DetailsNewsFire Details
rss 2.0 Yes Yes   Yes
atom     Yes Yes
Transport Protocolsraggle Detailsjuice DetailsFireAnt DetailsNewsFire Details
http Yes Yes Yes Yes
https   Yes    
http auth Yes Yes    
bittorrent No Yes Yes  
Proxy Server Yes Yes    
feed:// No No    
podcast:// No No Yes  
pcast:// No No Yes  
itpc:// No No Yes  
itms:// No No Yes  
Supportraggle Detailsjuice DetailsFireAnt DetailsNewsFire Details
Support Forum No Yes    
Mailinglists Yes   Yes  
Last updated2006-03-292006-05-312006-03-292006-03-29

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