Garbage Collector

The little space of a writer, tinkerer, and a coffee addict

Why would I need something else than RSS ?

- 3 minutes read time

Once upon a time, there was a very decentralized Web where each website proposed to subscribe to newsletters or follow their RSS feed to have the last news. We had RSS readers (on web version or on desktop, for instance I was using Opera’s RSS feed reader) which were regularly pooling the feeds and update the new articles.

From TT-RSS to FreshRSS

- 4 minutes read time

One of the first things I had self-hosted was a RSS Feeds subscriber and reader. More than a decade ago, I was an Opera user, an Internet suite that integrated a RSS reader. When Opera 12 died, I had to find something else.