RSS (Really Simple Syndication) is a family of formats designed and used for delivering frequently updated content.

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Cross-platform syncing RSS reader application

I use a number of different computers with varying OSes at home and at work. I would like to be able to read my RSS feeds both places and have both places updated with read items, bookmarks, etc. I ...
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Extracting RSS feeds from FeedDemon

I have access to an old HDD of mine that is currently connected to my PC. I can view the files and directories but cannot boot into that drive. I would like to retrieve my old RSS feeds from FeedDemon,...
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How to read Telegraph's rss feed?

According to Telegraph.co.uk, the world news rss feeds should be this one: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/rss However, with Chrome I only get a blank page. Even wget http://www.telegraph....
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MS Office 365 hangs on emails “Contacting:\\feeds.feedburner.com”

I have one incoming email that my office 365 stalls on. I always get the same message: Contacing:\\feeds.feedburner.com\~r\MinimalistBaker\~4. I saw another line of questioning regarding Office ...
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How to xml to xml parse

I am trying to automate this process. I have link to this xml file. it has many parameters, but I am only interested in 3 of it's parameters. I want to use those 3 parameter and create new xml file ...
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How to disable Firefox Live Bookmarks?

Before this, rss pages were displayed in the browser window with a nice formatting as a content. On an rss page, I accidentally checked Always use Live Bookmarks to subscribe to podcasts. and then ...
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Enabling GZIP compression for Firefox RSS reader

I'm trying to view an RSS feed in Firefox, but am getting the following message. Your RSS reader does not support (gzip) compression. Is it possible to enable GZIP compression in the Firefox RSS ...
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How to open a web page in Mozilla Thunderbird (without using an add-on)

I'm using Mozilla Thunderbird (version 15, on Windows) as a RSS client (I know there are others clients; I've used some of them). The problem (for me) is that some publishers don't want to include ...
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How can I set up an RSS feed to drip feed one new post per day from an existing blog?

How can I set up an RSS feed to drip feed one new post per day from an existing blog? So for example, I want to work my way through http://1000awesomethings.com/, but I only want to see one or two ...
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Emacs: how to start Gnus without fetching mail?

When you run M-x gnus it first fetches all mail and news and only then opens group list. I want it to start without downloading mail, just open the group list right away. I skimmed through info manual,...
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Is it possible to embed RSS feeds in PowerPoint slides?

I have a user asking if it's possible to embed an RSS feed inside a PowerPoint slide. I said "yes", but now I doubt this, and I have yet to find a way to do it. Is it possible or not?
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Outlook 2010 Authenticated RSS Feed

I am running Windows 7 x64 with Office 2010. I have a RSS feed on the same domain as my workstation. The feed requires authentication. I have enabled the 'Synchronize RSS Feeds to the Common Feed ...
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Method to view “Flickr best of the day” images as a screensaver?

Looking for a method to display the "best of the day" images from Flickr or Google Images, as a screensaver. I've heard that a Media RSS viewer might do the trick - any recommendations?
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How do I diff an RSS feed against last time it was run?

I have a feed - for example 2011 Patents of ultraviolet screens If I run this next week, I would like to see if there had been an update since last time I looked - are there any feed readers that ...
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rss downloader script

I have a Synology NAS that is powered by linux at my house. I'm looking to set up a cron script to check a group of rss feeds and auto download new video podcasts to a shared folder. I can do most of ...
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Desktop RSS reader that supports Single Sign On?

I'm looking for Windows desktop RSS reader application that supports single sign on. Could you recommend one please? EDIT: There are some websites, which need authentication. I have an account and I ...
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Which free and easy-to-use RSS writers are there for Windows?

Are there any free and easy-to-use RSS writers for Windows? I'm hoping to find something that can save my time writing raw XML files; I only need the very basic functions of RSS.
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How do I add a RSS feed for a custom search on a website? [closed]

I would like to setup an RSS feed for the results returned by this search. The website in question does not appear to offer RSS, but is there a tool that generate an RSS feed for a search?
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Retrieving RSS Feed URL from Mail.app?

I have added an RSS feed to Apple's Mail.app. How can I retrieve the URL for the feed?
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How do I cache RSS feeds in order not to miss entries on client side?

I'm using a client side RSS reader and turn on my PC at night. But some RSS feeds publish only a limited number of entries and old entries are removed from the feed. So sometimes I can miss entries. ...
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RSS and atom feed notifier for Mac OS X

I am looking for a convenience feed-notifier for Mac OS X similar to e.g. Feed Notifier, which pops up notifications for new items in the feeds. Edit: Growl looks like the right direction, but I am ...
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Are there any legal issues while extracting content from RSS feeds? [closed]

I would like to know whether these free SMS alert sites such as My Today SMS, Alertix pay for the sites such as religate, oneindia.in e.t.c, Or they just mention in their website that this service ...
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RSS Comment Feeds from SharePoint 2007 Blog

Is there any way to subscribe to RSS comment feeds from a SharePoint 2007 blog? Or to include comments in the standard RSS feed? Some easy way to be notified or new comments to a thread via RSS?
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How can I add RSS feeds to the windows 10 news app?

Windows 8 news app version had the option of adding personalized RSS feeds. I can't find anything similar in Windows 10 version. Can it be done? Does anybody know how to do it? Thanks!
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Combine, filter and sort RSS feeds now that Yahoo Pipes is dead [closed]

I have been using Yahoo Pipes to combine, filter and sort multiple RSS feeds and output them on demand as a new RSS feed. In particular, I am using this to combine multiple podcasts to a single feed. ...
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How to Disable Web Feeds to see XML structure in Fire Fox?

As a developer I frequently interact with JSON and XML values. But when I access any XML documents as in htt://services.odata.org/V4/Northwind/Northwind.svc/Customers?$format=atom the Firefox looks ...
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Writing a dynamic script for pulling images from a folder into a slideshow

I am trying to find a way to pull images from a Twitter feed into a live slideshow and then project that slideshow onto a screen in real time. My coding skills are limited so I've divided the problem ...
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rss feed displaying a login screen instead of the page (thunderbird & gitlab)

Using thunderbird 31, I've subscribed to a rss feed to a local gitlab 6.8.1 repo. The feed is being updated OK, but instead of showing the commit page, it stuck displaying the gitlab login page. I'...
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Opera does not want to update one RSS feed

Opera for linux, 12.16 The feed: http://radiofrance-podcast.net/podcast09/rss_13364.xml No matter if I suscribe to it or simply open the page as a web page, the most recent item I find is from 2014-...
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RSS feed reader that sends email

I'm looking for an RSS feed reader that monitors a feed for a keyword(s), and then sends me an email when that keyword(s) shows up in the feed. Ideally it would either be a web-based service, or a ...
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Why episodes of my podcast are not visible on iTunes?

I had created my podcasts's feed with Podcastgen and I've added the feed to iTunes. The episodes are not visible in iTunes: the episodes are also not visible on iTunes webpage: However, after I'...
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Combine and filter multiple RSS feeds?

I have a list of approx 10 RSS feeds from different websites that I would like to view, using Feedly or something, but I first need to filter these RSS feeds for a specific keyword in the title. What'...
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How do I automate the process of sending the full text of my saved feedly items to Evernote?

I use feedly as a newsreader, but prefer to do my actual reading in Evernote, so I can quickly save and label articles I want to save. I end up spending a lot of time using Evernote web clipper to ...
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How to make vimperator keybings not work for newsfox?

With modes.passAllKeys I can make Vimperator not work for some urls, Gmail, for instance. Now I use newsfox to read RSS news, but newsfox use a special fixed url chrome://newsfox/content/newsfox.xul, ...
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Create an RSS feed for any webpage, monitor changes and send results by email?

Do you know a Windows 7 software (not an online service like yahoo pipes. As if, for instance, such company goes bankrupt I lose everything!) than can create an RSS feed for any webpage ? Here is what ...
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XML bulk update in Evenote

I've some tweets and blog article (from Wordpress) saved locally in rss or xml format and I want to bulk upload them in my Evernote Account. I've tried this Wordpress to Evernot script or tried ...
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RSS feed from Google News on Internet Explorer 9

I'm having difficulty getting an RSS feed working on IE9, from Google News. Here's what I'm doing: Browse to news.google.com Type in John Smith into the search box, then click search Scroll down ...
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Simple Atom application that downloads everything

I'm looking for a simple desktop application that downloads everything linked in an Atom feed. This isn't for reading blogs or listening to podcasts - simply using the feed as a notification service ...
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query a URL every H hours for changes in the results?

How can I query a specific URL (mostly html and js) every H hours for changes in html content, which is mostly an html table with some header, and have the results fed to an RSS? This URL in question ...
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Are there serious technical issues with Atom/RSS for subscription/notification? [closed]

RSS/Atom feeds are fading - at least for now. Twitter stopped providing them years ago. Google Reader Social had them, G+ does not. Facebook removed personal page feeds. Tumblr barely provides any. ...
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Is there an RSS aggregation application that supports smartphones?

I'm currently trying to find an alternative to the google reader service. I have tried three server applications: Rnews, Lilina and Managing News. None of these could be conveniently used on ...
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Create RSS feed (a Podcast) from a folder in IIS 7.5

I have Windows 7 with IIS7.5 installed, PHP working, and IIS Media Services. I would like to set up a watched folder, where I will be putting mp3s recorded daily from another utility, so that when it ...
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Anyone knows a RSS client with customizable update interval?

I need a RSS client, like Google Reader, but with customizable update interval, so I don't lose feeds when the RSS feed only maintains the last XX entries
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Use the Windows 7 RSS gadget without IE

Is it possible? I have uninstalled IE, it was the first thing I did but if I understand this gadget correctly you're supposed to add entries to it by first adding them to IE, which I don't have and ...
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RSS Reader solution which removes duplicate items

I tried Google's RSS reader with a userscript, but it didnt' solve my problem. Any client is fine, I just want to have a bunch of RSS feeds without duplicates.
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RSS reader that also shows the comments from each blog post [closed]

Can you recommend me a RSS reader that also shows the comments from each blog post? As now, I did not find it on Google Reader.
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Visual Studio RSS Subscription not working

I'm trying to set a new RSS feed in Visual Studio. I had changed it from the default to the Silverlight blog and now I'm trying to change it to the Google Code blog. Only thing is that it wont load ...
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Add to Bloglines from Chrome?

Is there an easy way to add an RSS feed in Chrome to your Bloglines account? There are add-ons for IE and Firefox that let you do this. Haven't seen anything for Chrome.
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Looking to display a text RSS feed as Windows 7 desktop/background

I'd like to display an RSS feed (updating dynamically of course) on my Windows 7 desktop. The posts I've read about Windows 7 RSS backgrounds are all about displaying various background images ...
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How to subscribe for an RSS feed? How to receive updates?

There's an RSS feed I want to subscribe. But when I open that in Safari, all I get is a blue page with text. I don't get the sense of RSS, this way. Do I need a fancy program that checks this RSS feed ...