Hackers is an iPhone and iPad app for reading Hacker News on the go. It's optimised for quickly catching up on the latest news and comments without getting in your way.
- Thumbnails generated for posts
- Comments threads are collapsable
- Full iPad multitasking support
- Safari View Controller
Hackers is open source and licenced under the MIT licence.
- I wrote a blog post introducing Hackers.
- You can follow Hackers' progress on my blogs tagged Hackers.
- You can also get in touch via Twitter: @weiran.
How to build
- Install CocoaPods, you can use RubyGems:
gem install cocoapods.
- Install pods, in the project root folder, run
- Open the workspace file (
Hackers.xcworkspace) in Xcode 9 or later, and build.
- Install fastlane.
I use several open source projects in Hackers, in no particular order: