Used to be a browser, only a window with an address bar. In the course of time, the browser is more and more developed into a news source.
Almost all browsers already automatically blocks that helps you with one click to your most visited sites you can surf. The new generation of browsers for smartphones and tablets to go a step further by articles from your favorites news sources directly in the display.
RockMelt is a free app for Android, iPhone and iPad, which is a combination of a web browser, and a social news reader.
UPDATE: In 2013 the company behind RockMelt by Yahoo Inc. acquired. The development of RockMelt has been discontinued and the app is as of August 2013 withdrawn from the app stores.
Rockmelt has started in 2011 as a social web browser for desktop computers. In 2012, the focus of the project changed, and it focuses only on the mobile app for Android and the iPad and iPhone.
You can now access your social network accounts from Twitter and Facebook to link with RockMelt, feeds from your favorite sites and add friends or publishers to follow. This will give you when you open the app directly all the information presented to be of interest to you. You can also use the feeds on topic categorization. So you can use all the resources that relations have on the economy or on the web in the on-screen display.
The app contains no address bar, but it is possible to search the web by entering a search word. The app will first search in all the sources of information that you have entered. When you don't have the right information, you can click the Google search button to see the results of this search engine.
For each article that you read through the RockMelt app gives you buttons to click to indicate what you think of the article. You can choose from six emotions: Aww, Hmm, Like, LOL, and WTF. This opinion is then shared with your contacts within the RockMelt network.
RockMelt has the following characteristics:
You can free download RockMelt and safe install the latest trial or new full version for Windows 10 (x32, 64 bit) from the official site.