News Framework for Windows Phone 7

News Framework is an offline news reading framework on which any RSS based news website can have its own Windows Phone 7 application in just minutes. The configuration, content and styles can be managed from outside of the framework itself to fit the needs.


  • Offline news reading experience
  • Text size adjustment
  • Save for later
  • Share with friends via SMS/Email
  • News by category
  • Rotation support
  • Search within the news
  • Theme support
  • Open Source: to be released very soon. Only a demo app is currently available.
  • Full functioning demo included: An unofficial Mashable fan app.

Introducing News Framework for Windows Phone 7 from CodeTV on Vimeo.

News Framework is a tiny library (DLL) that you can use to build your own Windows Phone 7 application in just minutes especially if you have a news portal and your site exposes RSS data.  There are three easy steps for you to develop news application for your site,visit this blog for more details. There is a similar kind of framework which makes WP7 application from RSS feeds called makemyapp which we blogged some time ago.