Someone is sponsoring a contest to get a better name for RSS. Wasn’t it Scott Rosenberg (and I’m sure many others) who recently lamented that RSS wasn’t a name that would catch on? I couldn’t help thinking about other abbreviations that shouldn’t have necessarily caught on, too, like maybe WWW, HTML, or even XML.
Archive for December 9th, 2003
Check out some of the changes to the Departments (that’s what this software calls categories) page. If you want to only get an RSS feed for items in a category, you can subscribe to that feed specifically. If your aggregator sorts by topics … or is that too new?
Unfortunately, only the first article of this newsletter about journalism, technology, and publishing is available online, unless you’re a subscriber.