Archive for May, 2008

Spectra from msnbc.com

May 30, 2008

Spectra – merges the news spectrum and the color spectrum into an expansive news viewing experience. With comprehensive live news coverage, striking design, complete customization, dynamic browsing, human body interaction and many other unique features, Spectra brings A Fuller Spectrum of News to life in our most immersive extension yet

Canada Gazette Directorate launches RSS News Feeds

May 17, 2008

The Canada Gazette RSS News Feeds will include the name of the notices and a link to the full text documents found on the Canada Gazette Web site. Subscribers to the Canada Gazette RSS News Feeds will receive notification once the site is updated with new content. This notification will include short summaries of notices and proposed regulations and will allow you to narrow down your search criteria by subject area. The first phase of the project will include notices dealing with the environment, transportation, health, and notices of vacancies. Additional RSS News Feeds will be added to the site over the course of the next few months

Snackr

May 17, 2008

Snackr – an RSS ticker that pulls random items from your feeds and scrolls them across your desktop. When you see a title that looks interesting, you can click on it to pop up the item in a window. Requires Adobe AIR runtime

Today is RSS Awareness Day

May 1, 2008

RSS Awareness Day is an effort to increase the public’s awareness of RSS and its related uses and tools