RSS is NOT Email - The RSS Blog
Randy Charles Morin blogs about Really Simple Syndication, RDF, FOAF, The Semantic Web and Social Software.
 
Copyright 2003-5 Randy Charles Morin
The RSS Blog
<< Previous Main Next >>
Fri, 20 May 2005 19:46:58 GMT
RSS is NOT Email

Steve Makofsky: RSS is NOT email. Email is stuff that I (usually) need to address right away, where as with RSS I'm reading (and searching) content based on a topic.

Randy: I don't like the RSS Inbox either. Mind you, I hate Outlook and my Gmail inbox is cleared several times per hour. But, to each his own. What I don't understand are people who install RSS ad-ins for Outlook. Why not just use an RSS to SMTP gateway like Rmail?

Reader Comments Subscribe
Type "339":
Top Articles
  1. Unblock MySpace
  2. MySpace
  3. FaceParty, the British MySpace
  4. del.icio.us and sex.com
  5. Blocking Facebook and MySpace
  1. Review of RSS Readers
  2. MySpace Layouts
  3. RSS Stock Ticker
  4. RSS Gets an Enema
  5. Google Reader rejects del.icio.us