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Google trying to block RSS Scraping

   
7:16 am on Apr 3, 2004 (gmt 0)

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Found this while reading the news today and thought it may be on interest to those in the RSS world:

[internetnews.com...]

9:48 am on Apr 3, 2004 (gmt 0)

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Sounds like they may have something in the works re: RSS/Atom
3:16 am on Apr 4, 2004 (gmt 0)

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It's just ironic because Google News works by scraping...
12:18 am on Apr 5, 2004 (gmt 0)

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its all about who's in control of the clicks I suppose. If they show the news feeds then they get to sell ads. If you or I do it, we get to show ads. Google wants to be the Microsoft of web content I guess. :-\
 

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