Gruml 0.9.19 released

Posted on 11. May, 2010 by in Blog

Gruml 0.9.19 is released:


  • bug fixes

Download: Gruml 0.9.19

Gruml 0.9.18 released

Posted on 09. May, 2010 by in Blog

Gruml 0.9.18 is released:


  • New: 64bit application
  • New: Evernote support; see menu “Article – Sent Article to… – Evernote”, SHIFT+ALT+E, or customize toolbar icon
  • New: View “Recommended items” in “Your Stuff”-section
  • New: Comments and Notes are shown inside Gruml; see icons in status bar, and menu “Article – Show Notes/Show Comments”
  • New: Add comments to shared articles. See menu “Article / Add Comment”
  • New: manually refresh a feed (CMD+R, or use menu item); all feeds: CMD+SHITFT+R
  • Improvement: sync will be done with multiple threads (increased sync speed); set number of parallel threads in Preferences
  • Improvement: folders and feeds respect sort order of Google Reader
  • Improvement: Embedded Flash video (Youtube, Vimeo, etc.) will be shown in preview
  • Improvement: Show general information as Growl notifications instead alerts (if Growl is installed)
  • Improvement: Search
  • Improvement: TwitPic/YFrog images are shown as downloadable items
  • Improvement: Clear local cache: press and hold SHIFT while opening Gruml, or use menu “Gruml – Clear Local Cache”
  • Fixed: date/time of articles handled as GReader does
  • Fixed: favicon handling improved
  • further bug fixes

Download: Gruml 0.9.18

Gruml 0.9.17 released

Posted on 30. Mar, 2010 by in Blog

Gruml 0.9.17 is released:


  • New: adapted Google authentication scheme;
    Google will change the way you login to your account in April, so please make sure you update Gruml to 0.9.17, as older versions will stop working soon!!
  • Fixed: folders with spaces or special chars could not be mark as all read
  • Fixed: font size of browser changed when loading URLs
  • Fixed: sidebar width wasn’t saved properly
  • Fixed: URL shortening service for Twitter in browser tabs
  • Improvement: unread, favor, like, shared etc. state in tabs was not respected in some situations
  • further bug fixes

Download: Gruml 0.9.17

Gruml 0.9.16 released

Posted on 28. Feb, 2010 by in Blog

Gruml 0.9.16 is released:


  • New: drag and drop support for article items
  • New: configure visible sidebar items (see Preferences)
  • New: social services: Diigo
  • Fixed: CMD+W closes tab if opened
  • Fixed: first run wizard asked account info twice (Issue #158)
  • Fixed: window stayed inactive (Issue #118)
  • Fixed: Hide ‘author unknown’ (Issue #150)
  • Improvement: Make Gruml your default news reader in Preferences / on startup
  • Improvement: tweeks in included browser
  • Improvement: respect tabs for unread, favor, like, shared state (Issue #28)
  • Improvement: download consumption (Issue #137)
  • further bug fixes

Download: Gruml 0.9.16

Gruml 0.9.15 released

Posted on 16. Jan, 2010 by in Blog

Gruml 0.9.15 is released:


  • Fixed: Google Reader sync issues (unread/read, mark items, add feeds etc. not synced any more) due to changed interface (Issue #140)
  • Fixed: ClickToFlash support (>=1.6b6) in preview fixed (Issue #144)
  • Fixed: Slow scrolling in articles list on 10.5
  • Fixed: Open article’s website in default browser/new tab didn’t work if article pane is active (Issue #136)
  • Improvement: Changed count of unread items (Issue #141)
  • Improvement: unread folders/feeds in sidebar are marked bold
  • New: Open article in browser tab/default browser by pressing right arrow / right sweep if status in item list (Issue #142)
  • New: short link services: and .tk
  • further bug fixes

Download: Gruml 0.9.15

Gruml 0.9.14 released

Posted on 13. Nov, 2009 by in Blog

Gruml 0.9.14 is released.


  • New: Hide folders without unread articles in Folders section (initial) – see Preferences – Advanced – Feeds behaviour
  • New: Multitouch gestures, 3-finger-swipes to navigate (10.6 only)
  • New: choose URL shortening services:,,, (see Preferences – Social accounts)
  • New: set standby caching time interval (see Preferences – Advanced)
  • Improvement: extended Growl messages (title/feed of new articles instead of number of articles)
  • Improvement: default OS X badge design (use “defaults write com.sakya.Gruml showclassicbadge NO” to stay with old blue design)
  • Improvement: change Google account on startup if password is wrong / old account is disabled
  • Fixed: skim through articles on space keystroke even if preview pane is selected
  • Fixed: loading time on startup
  • further bug fixes

Download: Gruml 0.9.14

Gruml 0.9.13 released

Posted on 01. Nov, 2009 by in Blog

Gruml 0.9.13 is released.

0.9.13 is mainly a bugfix release.

  • New: Mark all as read, manually reload feeds from dock menu
  • New: Enabled/disable table columns in articles list by contextual menu of table header
  • Improvement: make text larger/smaller is saved and restored
  • Improvement: when selecting a feed and a browser tab is active the “Articles” tab is selected automatically so you can see the articles list
  • Fixed: “unread” menu/hotkey did not work properly on first select of item
  • further bug fixes

Gruml 0.9.12 released

Posted on 25. Oct, 2009 by in Blog

I’ve just released ver. 0.9.12 of Gruml.


  • New: download manager (see Preferences for download location, default: downloads folder)
  • New: manually refresh/cache feeds (see “Feed” menu, or toolbar icon (use Customize toolbar to select))
  • New: caching/loading indicator/information in status bar
  • New: change font and font size of article list and sidebar (see Preferences – Appearance)
  • New: minimum font size for built-in browser (see Preferences – Appearance)
  • New: support
  • Improvement: new option in Preferences: show feeds without folders in Folders section (as GReader does)
  • Improvement: update of feeds, update of unread
  • Improvement: change feed while updating
  • Fixed: quick unread window (menu bar) did show only on one Space, made window keywindow if close button has been clicked
  • Fixed: register with Growl
  • Fixed: load in new tab if command key is pressed while clicking on a link in built-in browser
  • Fixed: remember sidebar width
  • Fixed: renaming a feed or subscription could end while sidebar is reloading
  • bug fixes

Gruml 0.9.11 released

Posted on 10. Oct, 2009 by in Blog

I’ve just released ver. 0.9.11 of Gruml.


  • New: added some more preview themes (see “View – Style”)
  • New: native ReadItLater support
  • New: Show feeds without folders below folders (as Google Reader does)
  • New: Undo/Redo for common actions
  • Improvement: select a folder when adding a feed
  • Improvement: Post to blog, Send to social service and Send by mail are now available for tabbed browsing
  • Improvement: Post to blog, Send to social service and Send by mail: select some text in preview of tabbed browser to send it as text/description
  • Improvement: Spacebar shortcut – scroll in preview if possible, if not show next unread (article, or feed)
  • Fixed: sidebar selection could not be changed any more after Gruml had been running a long time
  • Fixed: sort by unread and updating to Google Reader
  • Fixed: changed live updating of unread state
  • bug fixes

Gruml 0.9.10 released

Posted on 27. Sep, 2009 by in Blog

I’ve just released ver. 0.9.10 of Gruml.


  • New: post article to blog (see “Article” menu); requires one of the following tools installed: BlogThing, ecto, MarsEdit or Xjournal
  • New: send article by mail
  • New: drag’n'drop; drag feed to folder or tag to add to a folder, drag of folder outside window to remove
  • New: native Instapaper support
  • New: social services available as toolbar items and shortcuts (use Customize toolbar to select the service you’d like to see in toolbar)
  • New: open URLs in default browser in background or foreground (see Preferences)
  • New: prevent badge of unread on program icon (see Preferences)
  • Improvement: “show next unread” (Spacebar) jumps to next unread feed in list if all visible articles are read
  • Fixed: feeds with linefeed in title displayed wrong in article list
  • Fixed: items deselected while beeing viewed
  • Fixed: “mark all as unread” not updating some feeds
  • Fixed sort by unread
  • bug fixes