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

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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 ...
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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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Tool to download all rss feed to PDF file

I want to download rss feed of a blog to a single pdf file, the rss feed contains full content. Is there any software preferable (free) that can do the job?
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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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Firefox Live Bookmarks - *LIVE* Bookmarks!

Is there a way to make the Live Bookmarks actually be Live (as in, update every few seconds, rather than hours)? I'd like my page to show me new questions when I'm on Stack Exchange, without me ...
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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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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 ...
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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 ...
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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. ...
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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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How to copy old cached RSS feeds and download to a text file?

I am looking to copy and download all the old RSS feeds of a particular website. Is there a way to copy all the old RSS feeds of a website and copy into a text or Microsoft Word file?
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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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Convert RSS Calendar Feed to Google Calendar/iCal Format

I'd like to subscribe to my univeristy's online calendar with iCal. This used to work perfectly until recently they switched to an rss calendar feed and I can't seem to find a way to add it to iCal. ...
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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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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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Is there something similar to msn messenger but with a running feed beside it, showing group updates? [closed]

My company uses msn messenger constantly, but there are certain broadcast messages we would like to make, that could be viewed similar to a twitter feed. Is there a simple (or my jaded coworkers won't ...
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Pointcast Alternatives?

I used to love Pointcast in the early days of the internet; it was a screensaver that, like RSS feeds, brought in all your favorite sources with news articles and stock quotes along with various other ...
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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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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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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 ...
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How does firefox know what the RSS link for a site is?

If I go to a site like http://blogs.msdn.com/ashleyf/ with Firefox, it has a little RSS icon on the address bar that you can use to subscribe to the feed. Something like Google Chrome doesn't have ...
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What happened to NewsGator and FeedDemon? [closed]

It's been a while since I used NewsGator and FeedDemon. I tried to log on last week and today and both seem broken. NewsGator no longer has a login -- it has been replaced by DataWire on the ...
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How can I add a RSS Feed to the Windows 7 RSS Gadget?

I use Windows 7 and I can add gadgets to the sidebar. One of the gadget is an RSS reader. How can I add a RSS Feed to it? At the moment I have no feeds. I would like to have one from StackOverflow.
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Is there a Chrome extension to make RSS work like Opera? [closed]

When you're opening RSS URL, Opera shows a button to subscribe. When you're browsing the site with RSS meta tags, Opera shows an icon to subscribe. Is there any Chrome add-ons with the same logic? ...
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Have Outlook 2010 Only Sync RSS Feeds Once a Day

I keep spending too much time looking at my RSS feeds and only want it to update once a day. Is it possible to put this setting in place?
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View XML feed source in Firefox

When I click on a XML feed in Firefox it automatically detects this and ask how I would like to subscribe. Is there an easy way to just see the raw feed in Firefox? This is simple in Google's Chrome ...
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Why is Firefox not showing the whole feed?

So, I have this feed. I know it's a full text feed because that's what I selected in WordPress and I checked it in Chrome and confirmed that. However, Firefox is only showing snippets of my posts. ...
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Show date for entries in Live Bookmark

I use Firefox's "Live Bookmark" to subscribe to an RSS feed. This works fine, however if I click the Bookmark, I just get a list of recents posts with their titles. I would like to see the post date ...
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RSS Enclosures in Outlook 2007

What are RSS Enclosures in Outlook 2007? What does the "Automatically download Enclosures for this feed" checkbox do in the RSS Feed Options dialog?
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uTorrent repeatedly downloads old files from the RSS feed

So I set up uTorrent to automatically download torrents from EZTV search-based RSS feeds. And it works splendidly. I just set feeds to download automatically, and didn't set up smart episode filters ...