CEO Speaks; FeedMesh Unified Blog Ping/Update Service Oveview

A couple of RSS-related items that crossed my desk today.

First, reports on recent presentations at the 58th annual World Newspaper Conference and the 12th World Editors Forum from CEO, Rich Skrenta.

Second, the eWeek article: RSS Updates Moving Beyond Pings, takes a look at the FeedMesh weblog/RSS update service that several companies are working together to develop.

What’s a FeedMesh?

Called FeedMesh, the approach takes the dozens of ping services that exist today a step further by seeking cooperation among aggregators to share updates among themselves. The idea for the initiative, which is being championed by PubSub Concept Inc., was hatched last year during an informal meeting of aggregators and other leaders involved in RSS and blogging.

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