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Many sites, including this very

provide RSS feeds to stay tuned with the highly dynamic content.

If you wondered, what "RSS" is all about and all explanations about syndicators, XML, and other technology-oriented explanations sound rather discouraging instead of helpful, the following article might be a simple and worthwhile read:

The technical acronym for RSS is "Really Simple Syndication", an XML format that was created to syndicate news, and be a means to share content on the web. Now, to geeks and techies that means something special, but to everyday folks like you and me, what comes to mind is, "Uh, I don't get it?"

So, to make RSS much easier to understand, in Oprah speak, RSS stands for: I'm "Ready for Some Stories". It is a way online for you to get a quick list of the latest story headlines from all your favorite websites and blogs all in one place. How cool is that?

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The free online service Bloglines (offer multilingual interface!) works fine with RSS feeds for this site, though requires the information to be publicly available, like the Home page of IRC-IT and the Blog is.

Other tips and programs for working with RSS feeds can be found at RSS Feeds, to which everyone at IUB can contribute.