An Alternative to Google Reader: Reader.is


What is special about Reader.is?

RSS as a Service:

User and developers will pay for the amount of resources they consume. There will be also a free tier.

Open Platform:

Developers can not only use our api to build other front end apps, but they can build directly on top of Reader.is. Soon it will also possible for developers and user also to create advanced sorting and filtering algorithm that should be applied on the feed.

Some first interesting apps on the platform:
Clipped: provides you a summary of the article
Readability: provides you the full text of the articles
Track Keywords: allows you to track keywords