[FoRK] Fwd: gdata = Google's atom/rss protocol?!

Luis Villa < luis.villa at gmail.com > on > Fri Apr 28 20:04:42 PDT 2006

On 4/26/06, Luis Villa <luis.villa at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 4/24/06, Adam L Beberg <beberg at mithral.com> wrote:
> > Rohit Khare wrote on 4/22/2006 12:53 AM:
> > > fulltext-query only... so far!
> > >
> > > Begin forwarded message:
> > >> From: "XX"
> > >> Date: April 21, 2006 8:59:47 PM PDT
> > >> To: "Rohit Khare" <khare at alumni.caltech.edu>
> > >> Subject: gdata = Google's atom/rss protocol?!
> > >>
> > >> WTF?
> > >>
> > >> http://code.google.com/apis/gdata/index.html
> >
> > Embrace and extend baby...
>
> Except it is filling a huge, demonstrated need, and the spec is open.
>
> Yahoo's Zawodny on it:
> http://jeremy.zawodny.com/blog/archives/006687.html
>
> from the comments, it looks like google has joined the RSS Advisory
> Board, so it is even possible this will become part of the official
> RSS spec.
>
> and note that Yahoo's Cutting is sponsoring a summer of code project
> supporting gdata:
> http://wiki.apache.org/general/SummerOfCode2006#lucene-gdata-server

More thinking from Steven O'Grady for those who still care:
http://www.redmonk.com/sogrady/archives/001560.html

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