In this category we look at the features, ease of use, security, updates, and the popularity of a client. And in this category SABnzbd stands head and shoulders above the rest of the web based newsreaders. Bug fixes, add-ons, and specials throughout the year are also taken into consideration here.
The last year has seen a few version releases, bug fixes and patches, but little of major consequence. It is presently in version 0.7.16 and has more than 6.5 million downloads. SABnzbd also enjoys the distinction of being one of the few newsreaders that can run on virtually any OS, including mobile platforms. The client is completely free, and open source. It is a little difficult to configure, but the tutorials ans support that are available are outstanding and make up for this problem. Here are a few highlights of SABnzbd:
The only developments in the last 12 months from their camp were the version releases. They started the year at version 0.7.11 and have finished it with the latest release being 0.7.16. There were a couple security and other related patches, also.
In the short time since your first release you have managed to become one of the most popular newsreaders on the internet today. For that you deserve a huge pat on the back, along with the pat for winning the 2014 Best Web Based Newsreader again…
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