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

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What tools can be used to keep track of changes on web pages? [closed]

What software or online service could one use to keep track of changes that occur on a given web page? It would be nice to get an RSS feed for updates but other notification methods are fine too. ...
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RSS notification in System tray

I am looking for a tiny windows app that will sit in my system tray and check certain RSS feeds periodically, upon new RSS update the items should be displayed as pop-up (or balloons). There are ...
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In Firefox 4, how do I get the RSS feed button back?

I've upgraded to Firefox 4 and the RSS feed button was removed from the address bar! How do I get it back?
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How to download a podcast without iTunes?

I just want the .mp3 file. I don't want any of the other crap that comes included. I intend to just listen to this on a burned audio cd in the car. ...
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How do I add a live tile to Windows 8.1 from an RSS feed?

How can I create a live tile in Windows8.1 using content from an RSS feed? For example, if I have an RSS feed http://example.com/feed.xml how can I add this content to a live tile?
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Get RSS feed from iTunes podcast links

I'm using Gnome's Rhythmbox to listen to Podcasts. Some Podcasts don't provide an rss feed for downloading the episodes but only a itms:// link for iTunes. Now I'd like to download them via a ...
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Really simple, really tiny RSS notifier

I keep all of my RSS feeds in Google Reader/FeedDemon/Feedly but generally keep them closed most of the time to avoid distraction. However, I have a few important feeds that I need to keep track of. ...
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who offers free rss feeds of the most recent usenet messages besides google?

Is there any site, besides groups.google, which offers a free rss feed of the most recent messages for any usenet newsgroup? I mean a service like the following: ...
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How to reset Firefox' RSS feed handling

As a developer I want to view the raw RSS feeds from my application. But Firefox keeps taking me to a Google page and wants me to tell whether I would like to subscribe in Google Reader or Google IG ...
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RSS tab not shown in Outlook 2007

I currently don't have an RSS Feeds tab in Tools->Account Settings in Outlook 2007. How do I enable it or get it to appear?
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Automate Generation of RSS Feed

I'm wondering if anyone knows of a free website that will create an RSS feed for you on website that do not have RSS feed. Example of this is http://www.feedyes.com/ . But this is a paid service...
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An Immediate RSS Reader

Does anyone knows a RSS reader that checks updates constantly, or at least each 10 seconds or so? (Maybe 30 seconds…) The maximum rate Mail checks RSS is 30 minutes, which is ridiculous. It's not an ...
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How do I edit an RSS feed URL in Outlook 2007?

How do I edit an RSS feed URL in Outlook 2007? I tried figuring out on my own for some time, but I wasn't able to find a way. NOTE: I was able to change/modify all other properties, like Feed Name, ...
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RSS feed reader that supports filtering? [closed]

In the past I have been using Akregator and GoogleReader to read my RSS feeds. The latter is particularly interesting as I am not right to a single computer and that it supports social sharing. ...