Internet explorer not updating rss feeds

10 Mar

The news aggregator will automatically check the RSS feed for new content, allowing the content to be automatically passed from website to website or from website to user. Websites usually use RSS feeds to publish frequently updated information, such as blog entries, news headlines, audio, video.

An RSS document (called "feed", "web feed", or "channel") includes full or summarized text, and metadata, like publishing date and author's name.

In December 2000, Winer released RSS 0.92 a minor set of changes aside from the introduction of the enclosure element, which permitted audio files to be carried in RSS feeds and helped spark podcasting.

He also released drafts of RSS 0.93 and RSS 0.94 that were subsequently withdrawn.

This aggregator can be built into a website, installed on a desktop computer, or installed on a mobile device.

Users subscribe to feeds either by entering a feed's URI into the reader or by clicking on the browser's feed icon.

In January 2006, Rogers Cadenhead relaunched the RSS Advisory Board without Dave Winer's participation, with a stated desire to continue the development of the RSS format and resolve ambiguities.This has fueled ongoing controversy in the syndication development community as to which entity was the proper publisher of RSS.One product of that contentious debate was the creation of an alternative syndication format, Atom, that began in June 2003.The RSS reader checks the user's feeds regularly for new information and can automatically download it, if that function is enabled. The RSS formats were preceded by several attempts at web syndication that did not achieve widespread popularity.The basic idea of restructuring information about websites goes back to as early as 1995, when Ramanathan V.