News junkies unite! The Internet has made the collection of news easy, and one of the best tools for getting your news is the RSS reader. It makes keeping tabs on what you want to know fast and simple. RSS readers are generally single-minded tools and don’t have too many bells and whistles to get in the way of doing exactly what it is you want: Keep up to date on your favorite feeds.
But out of the hundreds upon hundreds of readers out there, which ones are the best? And out of the best, which are open source? Let’s take a look at five outstanding open source RSS readers, so you can start collecting feeds immediately.