RSS (RDF Site Summary), a type of web feed format used to distribute frequently published works, such as a blog

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What RSS reader software runs on iOS, Andriod and OS X for someone used to Google reader?

What software and service functions similarly to an RSS reader which will sync between my Macs, iOS devices, and Android devices? I am looking for a web view similar to Google reader as well as ...
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Replacement RSS reader for Mountain Lion, integrated with Notification Center?

I am looking for a recommendation for a replacement RSS reader for Mountain Lion. I have used RSS feeds in Mail.app for semi-important alerts, like maintenance announcements from my webhost or new ...
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Native Google Reader clients for OS X?

Are there any good Google Reader clients for OS X?
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Import Google Reader subscriptions into Flipboard

Is there a simple way to import my rss subscriptions from Google Reader(GR) into Flipboard(F). I know i can read the subscriptions in F, but want to really import them into F so i can access it in F ...
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How can I view the raw XML of an RSS feed in Safari (or Reeder)?

I want to see the raw XML of an RSS feed for a podcast. In Safari, as of Lion formatted XML files is supported. But RSS feeds are not formatted that way and instead presented in Safari's RSS Reader ...
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What desktop software (for Mac OS) is there similar to Zite?

Zite is an awesome iPad app that offers a personalized magazine from web sources (an amazing variety of public RSS feeds from conventional news to popular blogs). You start by giving it some keywords ...
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iOS RSS reader App for offline browsing?

I am looking for an iOS app (iPhone and/or iPad) that lets me store read articles permanently for easy offline browsing. I have tried a bunch of the ones out there, but somehow they just don't work.
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Make RSS screensaver show more articles?

I have an RSS screensaver, but at the moment it only displays a few articles and then loops. Is there a way to make it display more articles?
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How do I set the default RSS reader in Safari 6 on Mountain Lion

With Mountain Lion and Safari 6, there is no built in RSS reader and Safari prompts you to find and install one from the Mac App Store if you don't have one. So I installed a few different RSS ...
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How do I transfer my RSS feeds from Safari, now that it no longer supports RSS?

I have hundreds of RSS feeds saved as bookmarks in Safari, but the latest version (6.0) has disabled RSS feeds, and suggests getting a dedicated RSS reader from the App Store: Is there a simple ...
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How do I subscribe to an RSS feed in Mavericks?

I would like to subscribe to some RSS feeds. I originally had them in Mail, which worked just fine. But after upgrading to Mavericks, the RSS feeds disappeared, and I get this message when I click on ...
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Is there an offline RSS Reader for Mac OS X?

I'm looking for an offline RSS reader, which also downloads images embedded into the feed. I've tried (and liked) NetNewsWire (and the Lite Version of it), but it does not seem to store embedded ...
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RSS reader with adblock

Is there any RSS reader with a built-in adblock or a plugin to an RSS reader? I would also be preferable if it had Google Reader integration.
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iTunes or other RSS/podcast reader that can retrieve whole podcast, I.E. transversing pages?

I listen to a podcast* which is in Atom RSS 2.0 format. I subscribed with iTunes, the feed presents 5 entries in each page, and pages are accessible by appending ?page=n, n being the page number. ...
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Why can't Safari open RSS feeds?

I'm using Safari 5.1.3 on Lion. Each time I click the RSS icon in the address bar (or directly visit the feed), Safari will report can't open page, saying operation not permitted with the ...
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How to disable Safari's new “feed://” redirection for feeds?

I'm sure some people really love that new feature, but I use Google Reader so it's driving me batty. Not to mention that as a tech guy, I might want to actually view an XML feed once in a while (like ...
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Is there a good, non-Google Reader RSS reader for iPhone/iPod?

I'm looking for an app to read RSS feeds on my iPod Touch. I saw Reeder, but it looks like it only interoperates with Google Reader, as far as I can tell -- you can't just add an arbitrary RSS feed. ...
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Is there an RSS reader app that can download full articles instead of abstracts?

One of the main blogs I'm reading has recently transitioned from publishing the full posts in its RSS feed, to publishing just the first few sentences with a "read more" link. This drastically slows ...
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Do any RSS apps available for OS X and/or iOS sync via anything other than Google Reader?

I recently switched from NetNewsWire to Reeder on my iPhone and iPad because a) Reeder as a “Mark as unread” button, and b) I thought NetNewsWire was marking older articles as read, and not letting me ...
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RSS reader with Instapaper or Readability integration?

One of my main information stream inputs is RSS feeds. Yet many link to long articles on strangely designed web pages, so I regularly read using Instapaper, or Readability. Is there a RSS reader with ...
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Free RSS reader client for Mac with new post notification?

Is there any free RSS reader client for Mac that can give me a notification if there are new posts to read?
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Looking for a combined Clock/News/Weather/Calendar iPad app

I'm looking for an app I can leave running and that shows me all necessary info at 1 glance without any need for interaction. Ideally, it should contain a clock good, concise news weather forecast ...
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Subscribe to RSS feed in Mail app (iOS 5.1.1)

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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Can I change the URL for RSS feed in NetNewsWire?

Is it possible to change the URL of a RSS feed in NetNewsWire? And if so, how? I am using NetNewsWire ver. 3.2.15
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RSS *notifier* app?

I looked over a few of the RSS apps on the Mac, but they all seem to be "larger" that what I need. What I'm looking for is an app that checks certain feeds for articles matching a set of keywords, ...
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iTunes Podcast Rejected by Apple

I am trying to submit a podcast to iTunes for the first time, and thought everything was going well, but I just got a rejection email: Dear podcast owner, The podcast located at the URL shown ...
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RSS app for iPad, that support https? (ssl-over-http)

I'm trying to find an RSS-app for iPad, that supports https-protocol. Tried The Feed and News Reader for iPad, but they don't want to accept links with https proto-supplied(rss generated from Pivotal ...
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Looking to ease workflow between RSS reader and Google Plus on iPad

I'm a Google user, have been for years. I've got a well established set of feeds in my Google Reader account. I am also a Google Plus user. I would like to have an easy workflow to go from ...
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iPhoto 10 : is there still a way to subscribe to rss feed?

I thought there was a menu entry in iPhoto to subscribe to RSS feeds. I can't find it anymore. Is there still a way to do so in iPhoto 10 ?
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Redirecting podcast on server versus using <itunes:new-feed-url>

The documentation says to use both. So I am using both. But I put in a 301 redirect for my old feed first, then I inserted the <itunes:new-feed-url> tag into the old feed. So does this mean ...
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IOS 6 opens RSS feeds in Podcast app - how do I prevent this?

When I click on an RSS feed link in Safari in iOS, instead of opening the RSS page it opens the podcast app, which is not helpful and very annoying. Is there a way to disable this automatic redirect ...
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Thunderbird not accepting Apple RSS feeds

I'm trying to subscribe to an Apple RSS feed. Thunderbird keeps telling me that Apple RSS feed URLs are invalid. For example, I can't subscribe to feed://images.apple.com/main/rss/hotnews/hotnews.rss ...
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Alternatives to Safari for RSS?

The 3rd party RSS Feed alternatives to Safari that I've found are cumbersome...in my opinion. Any simple, and good looking ones out there? (using NetNewsWire and it looks/feels bloated). Perhaps ...
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Can I see the URL of an RSS feed on Apple Mail 4.5?

Can I see the URL of an RSS feed on Apple Mail 4.5? I cannot find the option.
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RSS reader and archiver application?

I am looking for a decent RSS reader app that would double up as an archiver. It would let me flag any posts that I find valuable for PERMANENT storage in a database. Even when the blog is no longer ...
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Is the feed that comes from Apple's RSS feed generator out of sync with the app store?

For example... http://ax.itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStoreServices.woa/ws/RSS/toppaidapplications/limit=25/xml Right now, for me, that feed shows Camera+ as being the number 3 app paid app. ...
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deactivate growlmail rss notification

Is it possible to tell growlmail to stop notifying me on RSS feeds and just show me the new mails I get? It is getting really disturbing when I get some 30 or more RSS Notifiers when I'm working!
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RSS reader with tagging of individual posts

Is there an RSS reader (ideally a website / iPhone app combo) that allows individual posts to be tagged? Most seem to allow "starring", but that's it.
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iOS: Offline blog reader with embedded videos

There is one blog in particular (and likely many others) that regularly posts youtube videos. It also provides an RSS feed. My internet connection maxes at 20KB/s so I can't stream video. What's an ...
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Native RSS reader which allows to set explizit the status of an article

I am looking for a native RSS reader for Mac OS which allows me to mark an article as read or unread explicitly by a short cut. All RSS reader I found mark an article as read immediately after viewing ...
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Add RSS feeds to google reader from iPad

When using iPad, with Safari or some other application, once I find an interesting blog with its RSS feed, how can I add it to my google reader feeds?