Archive for the ‘features’ Category

Instapaper

Wednesday, November 16th, 2011

You can now link saved items on Acushare to Instapaper. On the saved items page there is a link to set your Instapaper preferences. You can choose to mirror saved items to Instapaper for reading on iOS devices. Then, whenever you save an item on Acushare it'll automatically be sent ...

ReadPath 2.0 Beta

Monday, February 14th, 2011

Yesterday the latest version of ReadPath launched. This update changes dramatically the focus and feature set of the site. While it's still very much a beta there are a lot of new things to play with. ReadPath is realigning around a secure and easy to use permission structure along with the features that ...

RSS auto discovery for Chrome on the mac

Monday, September 20th, 2010

For Chrome on the mac, it appears that RSS auto discovery is not included by default. This is the feature that puts a little RSS icon in the URL bar when the page that you're on has an RSS feed available. In order to enable this feature for Chrome on ...

Twitter sharing is now live

Wednesday, March 31st, 2010

I've now added sharing of content items to Twitter as well as the Facebook sharing that's already there. This should make it very simple to share items that you find on ReadPath with your twitter stream. The share buttons are on the news reader page as well as on all of ...

Private comments now available

Friday, October 3rd, 2008

ReadPath now supports commenting on shared items. This is a quick and easy way to bounce ideas around and discuss the latest news. Commenting on ReadPath is protected by groups though, so that when you share an item and later participate in comments, you determine the group or people that ...

Top Rated Filtering

Thursday, August 21st, 2008

There is a new feature in todays release for Top Rated Filtering. This feature allows you to remove low scoring news items when reading on the News page. As you read and rate items with the ratings check marks, ReadPath adapts and scores your unread items. Now you can remove ...

Unread item changes

Wednesday, August 20th, 2008

The backend system for determining unread has items has been totally revamped as of todays deployment. This will make it possible to do some cool new things and should free us up quite a bit scalability wise. The one downside is that the new system is not backwards compatible with ...

Email update

Monday, August 18th, 2008

Over the weekend a new format for emails was introduced. ReadPath is now sending out dual format text / HTML emails. This should be a much cleaner format for receiving updates and notifications. Plus it should gracefully fall back to text if your email client can't handle the HTML formatting. Along ...

Duplicates Update

Thursday, August 14th, 2008

I've just pushed out a new release that should fix most of the remaining duplicate item issues. An unfortunate side effect of this though is that as the subscriptions correct themselves you might see a few more duplicates. It has to do with which format of RSS the subscription used. ...

Updating Email Preferences

Monday, August 4th, 2008

With today's release you can now adjust your preferences for receiving email from ReadPath. There are currently two preferences to set. "ReadPath Update Email" determines how often you receive notifications of unread personal shared items. You can set this to daily, weekly, or never. The other option "Receive Shared Item Notification" determines ...