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A Review of Online RSS Readers

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I was a little frustrated today, for online RSS readers. I used to be a happy woman with Google Reader. However, I found that Google Reader is slow sometimes. After I posted new posts and used ping-o-matic to update them, they just NOT showed up in my Google Reader, even though I could see the new posts in my feed link. The Refresh button is jusr useless! OK, so I said “it is the time to try a new online RSS reader”. I want to have an online RSS reader with similar interface as Google Reader which can retrieve new posts quickly. My little research is as blow.

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Free music! – Review of

   Posted by: techiecat

Isn’t it nice that you share your favorite songs with the friends who visit your web site? Isn’t it nicer that you can get the songs for free? There are quite a lot music sharing apps on the web, but makes this easy and free for you. They automatically collect the songs published on the web and pack them in a nice interface. All you have to do is to

  • register an account,
  • search for your favorite songs and add to a playlist,
  • then publish the playlist anywhere you like

You can start by listening to my playlist at the sidebar and trying to add songs to your playlist.

Note: the playlist widget does not work on a Fedora + Firefox platform (that’s why I remove it from my sidebar finally). I did not test other unix/linux platform. If you have such experience, you are welcome to leave a comment here.