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In Lion's Mail app, I can subscribe to RSS feeds and have them show up in the inbox. Can I do the same with the Mail app in iOS 5.1.1?

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No, the iOS mail app does not double as an RSS reader. Fortunately, however, there are many great RSS apps in the app store, my personal favorite is Reeder (iPhone, iPad).

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Pity. Thanks for the answer. –  james.garriss Jun 9 '12 at 18:15
    
just curious, do you genuinely like using Mail.app as your RSS reader? –  segiddins Jun 9 '12 at 21:19
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Yep. Why run a separate app? Mail's already open. –  james.garriss Jun 10 '12 at 0:48
    
Fair enough. I run Sparrow (both on iOS and OSX) for mail and Reeder for RSS. I like single purpose software. –  segiddins Jun 10 '12 at 1:34
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