Live News


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Product Description

Help your members discover new and interesting news, things that matters to your community and members first. Live News is a RSS feed aggregator plugin for mooSocial. It is capable to aggregates hundreds of blogs, newspaper, news organizations, and online magazines around the web and delivers trending and interesting content to your mooSocial site almost instantaneously. Member will no longer need to leave your social network to read on what important to them most. Keep your members on your site longer and increase interactions on your social network with Live News.

Mobile App Support: Yes
Product Version and Compatibility:
– 1.1 for mooSocial 2.3.1
– 1.2 for mooSocial 2.4.1
– 1.4 for mooSocial  2.5.0 to 2.6.0
– 1.5 for mooSocial  2.6.1
– 1.51 for mooSocial  2.6.1
– 1.52 for mooSocial  2.6.1 to 3.0.2
– 1.6 for mooSocial  2.6.1 to 3.0.2
– 1.8 for mooSocial  3.0.2 to 3.1.1
– 1.9 for mooSocial  3.0.2 to 3.1.4
– 2.0 for mooSocial  3.1.5+
– 2.1 for mooSocial  3.1.6+
– 2.2 for mooSocial  3.1.8+
– 2.3 for mooSocial  3.2.0

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Plugin Feature:
+ Ability to aggregate full content from RSS feeds
+ Like, dislike, comment news item capability
+ Keyword search capability
+ Statistics for like, dislike, and comment
+ “Other news” from the same channel

+ Manage Channels: RSS provider
++Admin can edit Channels but cannot edit RSS provider link, only edit name/category.
++ Setup Active/ Inactive channels
++Upload logo for channels.
++Can get news by manual.
+ Manage categories:
++Admin  add new categories/ edit categories/ delete categories
+Manage news:
++Admin can view news/ delete news
++Setup Disable: when the news is disable, status column is showed “Inactive”, news is hide on front end.
+Enable/ Disable Live news Plugin
+Setup Live News Item per pages: Admin can setting number of news displayed per page.
+ Cronjob Interval: by default, system will fetch news from RSS provider once/ day, but Admin can manually fetch newest news from a RSS provider at anytime at their tab management.
+ Admin allowed edit/ remove the installation: Enable/ Disable Live News Plugin, Setup Live News Item per pages, Cronjob Interval
+Setup layout on Layout Editor
++More features will come on next version when Authorization is perfectly implemented, at this version don’t need implement permission by level.

Note: You need to run a cron job for auto update. It is recommended to schedule this cron job once a day or half day.


+ Compatible with 2.3.x
+ Bug fixes

+ Make it compatible with moo 2.4.0
+ Allow admin set auto delete news after how many day.

+ Make it compatible with moo 2.4.1 and fix some issues

+ Make it compatible with moo 2.5.x

+ integrate with moo 2.6.x

+ Fix bug: news image and responsive layout on news detail

+ change file (/app/Plugin/Config/bootstrap.php line 3)
+ fix bug share live news
+ add ‘Latest news’ widget

+ improve cronjob for get news.

+ Compatible with 3.0.1+
+ Integrated mobile apps version 1.2

+ Fixed : Can not auto delete news issue
+ Added some phrase missing  on livenews.po

+ Support moosocial 3.1.5+
+ Compatible with mooApp 1.5
+ Fixed: Can not get news thumbnail when share to another social networks
+ Fixed: Can not get rss from cnn rss
+ Fixed: Notification issue
+ Fixed: Deleting old news doesn’t work

+ Improved: performance
+ Added: more settings for livesnew

Important note: You will need to install “moo316-Patch” if you’re using mooSocial version = 3.1.6

+ Compatible with mooSocial 3.1.8
+ Compatible with mooApp 1.8.2
+ Improved: Change URL
+ Improved: Move ‘auto create activity feed’ setting into channel setting

+ Compatible with mooSocial 3.2.0
+ Compatible with mooApp 1.9