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RSS - Icone 07

That’s why you should use RSS

Published in german by Süddeutsche Zeitung RSS is a file format that allows users to subscribe to blog entries or new articles from news sites. Few people know and use RSS. The technology...
silos

Silos vs decentralized networks

As I wrote in this tweet, Johannes Ernst is smart and brave. He says decentralized networks never make it, and there are reasons for this. I agree, in a way, but ultimately think...
RSS - Icone 6

RSS: The Persistent Protocol

 Some inaccuracies and surprising assertions but an interesting support for the RSS format by Brad Feld, VC at Foundry Group. One of our themes is Protocol. We’ve been investing in companies built around technology protocols...
podcast - 3

Podcasting is not walled (yet)

I’ve launched two podcasts recently (check out EmacsCast) and received lots of feedback. One of the perplexing things people said was “that’s great, but how do I subscribe, it’s not on iTunes/Google Podcasts?” I had...
Play Digital Signage

Play Digital Signage now supports Media RSS and RSS Ticker

Over the last week we’ve been quietly rolling out a new version (1.10.0) of our player supporting RSS feeds. Namely we’ve implemented support for 2 types of RSS. Media RSS MediaRSS is an extension to RSS...
Podcast - 3

Podcasting’s next frontier: a manifesto for growth (beyond the already converted)

Editor’s note: This piece is based on a talk by Tom Webster, the vice president of strategy for Edison Research, which (among other things) is probably the leading research firm for the podcast industry. It...

Feedbin let’s you subscribe to micro.blog timelines

Micro.blog offers open RSS/JSON feeds for all the content published on it. The timeline feed is an aggregation of all posts from just the accounts you follow. Feedbin now takes advantage of the extra metadata available...
FeedPress API

FeedPress API: brand new methods!

Since FeedPress’ wee early years, it’s had a fairly robust and easy to use POST or GET method API, with answers formatted in JSON (YAY). This has given developers access to many parts of...
Google Reader - Trash Bin

Thanks, Google! [for leaving the RSS reader area]

It’s been just over five years since Google shut down the Google Reader. I was surprised to see a lot of people are still bitter with them about it, even though *ahem* independent alternatives continue to exist and...
Firefox2RSS

Livemarks extension restores Live Bookmarks support in Firefox

Livemarks is a brand new browser extension for the Firefox web browser that restores Live Bookmarks functionality in the web browser. Mozilla announced plans recently to remove Live Bookmarks support from the Firefox browser. The...
illustration - détecteur

Firefox : détecter les fils RSS cachés et s’y abonner quel que soit son...

Nous passons à côté d'une foultitude de fils RSS "cachés" ! Sur Firefox, une simple extension permet de les détecter aisément. Et si nous...
Illustration - Feed43

Transformer une page d’actualités en fil RSS ? Un tutoriel complet avec Feed43

La page d'actualités qui vous intéresse ne propose pas de fils RSS ? Plusieurs services Web se chargent de transformer son contenu en fil....
convergence

RSS Box: an easy solution to create RSS feeds for Twitter, YouTube, Instagram, SoundCloud…

RSS Box is an online and "to host" solution using APIs. We can imagine that the online instance could be rapidly saturated due...
iTunes Podcast to RSS

How To Get An RSS Link To A Podcast On iTunes

iTunes isn’t just great for buying high quality music, it’s also a good place to find podcasts on all sorts of topics. You can...