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Atom vs. RSS - November 9th, 2022

Atom is the superior XML standard for syndication on the Internet. Atom is very well thought-out, offering all of the common features of RSS while improving on versatility and extensibility. Conversely, many of the most important features of RSS appear to have been duct-taped to the specification as an afterthought. When starting a new feed today, there is no reason to choose RSS over Atom.

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Bringing Back a Useful Browser Feature With a Bookmarklet - September 22nd, 2022

The developers of our favorite Web browsers have an annoying habit of removing useful features while continuing to add countless features that people don't need or want. One example of this is the removal of support for handling <link rel="alternate"> for RSS and Atom feeds in Firefox and Chromium. Today, we're using a bookmarklet to put a list of available feeds at your fingertips.

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Three Things That Made Me Smile Recently - July 15th, 2022

I feel as though I've been a bit too negative lately when it comes to technology. Tonight, I want to highlight some things I've seen recently that make me smile. Don't let yourself get beaten down, life is good!

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