News Messenger allows you to read atom and rss feeds and can even parse html pages so you can read headlines from sites that don't support syndication. News Messenger requires Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 or later.
* Supports Atom 1.0 and all the various RSS feed formats
* Automatic discovery of RSS feeds for a particular website using drag and drop.
* Support for proxy servers.
* Uses GZip encoding and HTTP conditional GET to reduce bandwidth utilized when downloading feeds.
* Ability to show news thumbnails.
* OPML support.
* Ballon tooltips are no longer shown when updating news feeds, instead the system tray icon changes according to the current feed.
* Improved application icons.
* Bug fixes.