[FoRK] Re: Syndic8's even in the Jerusalem Post?! :-)

Jeff Barr jeff at vertexdev.com
Thu Apr 29 23:26:21 PDT 2004


Thanks Rohit, that's pretty cool.

Although it may seem obvious to some of you young kids on this
list, the ability to sit at a keyboard and create something 
which helps people all around the world to be a bit better
informed is still pretty danged neat. It certainly gets me
out of bed at 5:30 AM to work on the site every morning.

Jeff;

On Thu, 29 Apr 2004 10:47:59 -0700, "Rohit Khare" <rohit at ics.uci.edu>
said:
> Congrats, Jeff! --
> 
> > Syndic8 (http://www.syndic8.com) is to RSS feeds as Google is to Web  
> > pages. Syndic8's authors have compiled links to just about every RSS  
> > feed out there, and have created hundreds themselves, all nicely laid  
> > out in clear categories (they use the DMOZ system, as does Google).  
> > NewzSpider's File menu supplies a search link for Syndic8's.search, so  
> > you can search for a feed using a key word (the Syndic8 site also has  
> > a search engine).
> >
> > Each feed has its own numerical ID, and if you know the number, you  
> > can search for a feed using that, too. Some of the feeds direct you to  
> > open a html Web page, and NewzSpider has its own browser that displays  
> > articles you link to from the program.
> http://www.jpost.com/servlet/Satellite?pagename=JPost/JPArticle/ 
> ShowFull&cid=1083207642893
> 


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