Vienna is a freeware, open source RSS/Atom newsreader for the Mac OS X operating system. It provides features comparable to commercial newsreaders, but both it and the source code are freely available for download.

Vienna has a new Home !

On June 24th, we have successfully moved Vienna to its new home !
Congrats to Sebastien for setting-up our new server!

Vienna Features

  • Subscribe to Atom/RSS news feeds and podcasts.
  • Simple and intuitive user interface with customisable toolbar.
  • Built-in tabbed browser.
  • Global search of all retrieved articles.
  • Automatic detection of newsfeeds on web pages.
  • Smart folders for organising related feed articles.
  • Custom article display styles.
  • Three separate reading layouts.
  • Blogging integration.
  • Support for downloading enclosures in articles
  • Filter the displayed articles.
  • Manual reordering of the subscription list.
  • Full AppleScript support.
  • Localised into several languages.

Download Vienna

  • Vienna 3.0.0 Beta 11 Released - May 6th, 2013
  • Vienna 2.6.0 Released - December 18th, 2011
  • Vienna 2.5.1 Released - June 11th, 2011
  • Vienna 2.4.0 Released - January 13th, 2010

Download on SourceForge »

The Dev Team

  • Peter Sayef (Lead dev)
  • Sandra Moulin (Rss engine)
  • John Delmar (User Interface)
  • Sebastien Palix (Site and Help files)
  • Joe Brink (Mac core)


Click on each picture to see the full size version.

  • Vienna home
  • Vienna in action

About Vienna

Vienna is an excellent RSS reader for Mac OSX users. Free, super easy to subscribe to new feeds, a very familiar interface, Vienna is all around a winning choice for following and managing RSS subscriptions.