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Hourly News is a simple app that lives in your Mac's menu bar and plays the most recent news updates from multiple news podcast sources with one click. As a podcast app, Hourly News lets to you subscribe and listen to any/all of the most recent NPR, BBC, CBC, ABC, CBS, WSJ, Bloomberg, ESPN, VOA, SRN, Fox News updates, your own custom podcast sources and more.


  • Plays the most recent news summaries with 1 click
  • Plays in the background
  • Automatically advances to the next news feed.
  • Can launch at login
  • Can automatically play when opened
  • Reorder, enable and disable news more...

What's New

Version 1.3.5:
  • Various minor bugs fixed


  • OS X 10.8 or later

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5 1


Current Version (1.x)


Downloads 114
Version Downloads 114
License Demo
Date 21 Jul 2014
Platform Intel 64 / OS X
Price $4.99
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