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Microsoft Back RSS; Move Away From Email Publishing Assured

Or so thinks Rick Bruner..Microsoft will integrate desktop-level RSS feeds in Longhorn, and “RSS is going to go mainstream if Microsoft is behind it,” writes Bruner. “Whether it gathers momentum or not with the masses before then (Longhorn is due out in the 2005/2006 timeframe) remains to be seen, but everyone in the email space should be planning towards a future when RSS rules.”

Bill French has a more detailed post on Longhorn and RSS, and how it would affect the newsreader vendors.