News Factory: Read Websites & Social News Using Chrome’s Browsing History

Your web browser’s browsing history includes all the websites that you read to get news and updates from. Here to help you get the latest articles from those websites easily is a browser tool called News Factory.

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News Factory is a browser extension for Google Chrome. The extension helps you get the latest news and updates from your favorite websites which you have visited in the past. After you install the extension, you should go to its options and add sources that have been populated after scanning your browsing history. When the sources have been added, you can click on the extension’s icon in the address bar to drop down a list of the latest updates from your added sources. Clicking on an article opens its original URL in a browser tab.

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You are also updated in real time through desktop notifications that appear in the bottom right of the screen each time a new article is detected from one of your sources.

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  • A user friendly browser extension.
  • Compatible with Google Chrome.
  • Lets you get updates from websites in your browsing history.
  • Shows updates in a drop down menu within Chrome.
  • Provides pop up notifications in the bottom right of the screen.
  • Similar tools: Super Google Reader, Highlightr and RSS Alert.

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