Archive for November, 2006

Opera Mini 3.0 released

November 29, 2006

Opera Software has released a new version of its mini browser for mobile phones. The free Opera Mini 3.0 makes it easier to post photos to Web journals from a handset and enhances security for banking and shopping by encrypting information, the company said. It also supports Really Simple Syndication, or RSS, a technology that notifies users when Web sites are updated. The Oslo company first released Opera Mini in January. Opera said about 8 million people downloaded the earlier versions in the first 10 months

YeahReader 2.22 released

November 27, 2006

YeahReader is a free program for reading news feeds in RSS, RDF and Atom formats, and podcasts. For Win9x/NT4/ME/Win2k/XP


November 27, 2006

FeedCycle – a web service that manages serialised web feeds. A serialised RSS web feed enables a subscriber to receive, perhaps on a daily basis, sequential episodes from within a series of episodes. The subscriber always starts at the beginning regardless when they start their subscription

VH1 RSS feeds and Podcasts

November 26, 2006

VH1 – Music, Movie, and Celebrity Pop Culture News – RSS feeds and Podcasts page


November 26, 2006

LibWorm is intended to be a search engine, a professional development tool, and a current awareness tool for people who work in libraries or care about libraries. LibWorm collects updates from about 1400 RSS feeds (and growing). The contents of these feeds are then available for searching, and search results can themselves be output as an RSS feed that the user can subscribe to either in his/her favourite aggregator or in LibWorm’s built-in aggregator

Weblogs Compendium has moved

November 25, 2006

Please note that the Weblogs Compendium has been moved to a new server. Please update your bookmarks


November 24, 2006

NewsSifter – a first of its kind Intelligent news aggregator. It is an application that was developed by AJN Software as an Intelligent RSS news reader. NewsSifter uses advanced Artificial Intelligence technology to automatically; classify and filter news stories based on your personal preferences. NewsSifter Learns. The more you use it the better it gets at classifying stories for you and picking out the stories you like, and eliminating the ones you don’t. Requires Windows XP, Microsoft .NET 2

Netscape 8.1.2 released with enhanced RSS support

November 24, 2006

In addition to high-speed browsing and instant-messaging capabilities, Netscape features one-click searching from the address bar; Quick Launch, which reduces the browser start-up time; Click-to-Search, which allows users to select a word within a Web page and search; improved instant messaging, including support for buddy icons, file transfers, and buddy alerts; and tabbed browsing, which allows users to view multiple Web pages in a single browser window. Netscape 8.1.2 makes updates to the anti-spyware protection, dynamic security center, profile manager, and enhanced RSS support features

RssNews! updated

November 24, 2006

RssNews! is an easy-to-use mobile RSS news reader. Version 1.2.3 adds automatic RSS photo identification and downloading for offline view; intelligent chart zoom-in & zoom-out to fit the screen size of different mobile phones

Snarfer updated

November 21, 2006

Snarfer is a free (no adware or spyware), easy, and fast approach to enjoying RSS, ATOM, and XML feeds. Using Snarfer people become functional RSS users within seconds of installing. Version 0.7 adds tabbed browser preview window, modifies folder structure as well as search and watch stucture