Official Easynews 3rd Party Providers - Mobile Apps

Easynews is dedicated to providing our customers with continuous improvements in technology, service and support. We have recently expanded to the mobile marketplace to give our subscribers access to Usenet newsgroups on the go. Now you can easily and securely browse, preview and download with Easynews from your mobile device!

Below are our official third party applications. Please check back regularly to stay up-to-date with our latest mobile app projects.

Note: All Easynews mobile applications require web-Usenet access via our Classic, Plus or Big Gig accounts.

Select Mobile App:

EZ Usenet

EZ Usenet

EZ Usenet - Easynews® for Androidâ„¢ by Chillaxing Software, LLC

EZ Usenet is an Androidâ„¢ application that allows Easynews® members the ability to search and download content from Usenet newsgroups directly to their phone/tablet.

The app has the following features:

  • Compatible with phones and tablets running Android 2.2+
  • Native Zip Manager support
  • Better thumbnails for HD devices
  • Usability improvements for selecting multiple items
  • Search binary content by keyword
  • Search type can be filtered by Image, Audio, Video, Document, Archive, etc
  • Advanced filtering (Date, Size, Filename,Newsgroup,Media types, etc) and sorting is also available
  • Build-in Zip Manager (send downloads to your queue, access your queue from the app, download files from your queue)
  • Search results contain useful information about each result:
    • Image results include thumbnail, resolution, filesize, newsgroup
    • Audio results include codec, audio length, bitrate, filesize
    • Video results include video length, filesize
  • Built-in download manager to download files in the background to your SD card
  • Multiple select of search results for easy download/zip manager/nzb creation
  • Works with Wifi and 3G/4G connection
  • Choose which HTTP/HTTPS ports to use for downloading
  • Ability to save searches and reuse them as a search template
  • For a given search result, you can do the following (depending on result):
    • Download
    • Download To... (select a location on your SD card)
    • Add to Zip Manager (sends the item to the first open queue)
    • Download NZB (downloads the NZB file - integrates well with other Android NZB apps such as SAB Control or NZB 360 to send to a remote SABnzbd server to download )
    • Play URL - sync interactive content with 3rd party media players such as MX Video Player and MoboPlayer
    • Share URL - used to share to other apps w/ option to pass credentials - useful for download managers
    • Copy URL
    • Play Audio Sample (for audio search results)
  • Integration with Shazam and Soundhound Android apps to automatically populate an Easynews® search from a sound search
  • The application is available for free with a download limitation of posts in the last 14 days. This can be unlocked by purchasing a premium unlock key from Google Play store.


Easy Browser

EasyBrowser for Androidâ„¢ by AndroidEasyApps

Easybrowser allows Easynews members to search and download content from Easynews using their Android device.


  • User Experience
    • Holo Theme and Action Bar on all devices
    • Different views for Audio, Video, and Images
    • Details can be paged using swipe left/right gesture
    • Tablet support
    • Cached images (to increase view performance, and limit bandwidth use)
    • Give feedback (in preferences)
    • Optional logout on exit (in preferences)
    • Use http or https
  • Searching
    • Basic and Advanced Search
    • Save and Load Searches
    • Search Results have thumbnails and language icons
    • Save search defaults
    • Search Google for more information
    • Share a link
    • High resolution images when browsing images and videos
    • Play audio samples in ICS+

Paid Features

  • Multi Select
    • Multi Select to download multiple files
    • Multi Select to add to Zip Manager
  • Full Featured Download Manager
    • Pause/Resume Downloads
    • One download at a time
    • WiFi only downloads
    • Manage completed downloads
    • Auto Pause Download when leaving WiFi
    • Auto Resume Download when entering WiFi
    • Download Details contains complete details about the download
  • Built In Zip Manager
    • Manage Queues
    • Download Complete Queue or Single File from Queue
    • Nzb Download from Zip Manager
  • Built in Image Viewer
    • From Image details, tap the image, to view it in the built in image viewer which supports pinch and Zoom.
  • Favorites View
    • List your favorites grouped by Category
    • elect Favorite to browse/search group
  • Downloading
    • Background downloading
    • Configure different download locations for different file types
    • Download Notifications with progress bar