Of aggregators, and the Geek in me

As usual, Dare speaks a pearl of wisdom here:

“[…] I didn’t think subscribing to feeds in a conventional aggregator would ever become used by a widespread percentage of the population. Subscribing to feeds seems cool to geeks because it solves a geek problem; having too many sources of information to keep track of and optimizing how this is done. The average person doesn’t think it’s cool to be able to keep track of 10 – 20 websites a day using a some tool because they aren’t interested in 10 – 20 websites on a daily basis in the first place. […]”

In fact, this reminds me I am a geek, as I could not stay up to date with the load of things I wanna read, withuot his wonderful RSS Bandit.




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