Ranchero Software has released a new beta of its newsreading application NetNewsWire.

NetNewsWire 1.0.2b9 displays news and headlines from thousands of different online news Web-sites,

The beta fixes a number of bugs, and improvements have been made in the weblog editor when making text bold or italic, making text a link or applying a custom tag.

A 30-day demo of the Mac OS X 10.2 application is available. It costs $29.95.