Stephen Downes

Knowledge, Learning, Community

For the rercord, I will continue to use RSS into the indefinite future. Because, as Jeremy Keith says, "It might be that RSS is the canary in the coal mine for my data on the web. If those services don’t trust me enough to give me an RSS feed, why should I trust them with my data?" By 'those services' he means companies like Facebook and Google, who have slowly been throttling the open web, with the intention of replacing it with themselves.

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