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The Smart Project

Building a smarter RSS aggregator.

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A gnu!kb

Thu, 24 Aug 2006 19:39:28 +0000

Welcome to our new location. I was going to just setup WordPress at the old URL but laziness strikes again! (And I think I can write an entire aggregator.) All the old posts are here as well, and even a new one. Expect some roughness for a bit. Enjoy. Advertisements

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The New Aggregatorkb

Wed, 23 Aug 2006 22:58:46 +0000

Did you know that the aggregator you are using right now probably isn’t very good? Paul Kedrosky agrees. And why if RSS is suppossed to make your life easier, there are actually articles about having too many RSS feeds? Something is not right in this world, which is precisely why the Smart Project was started. […]

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A Foundationkb

Wed, 01 Feb 2006 23:30:45 +0000

So it has been over a year since I touched this project but this project is far from dead. Recently posted an article on what they feel is information overload, mostly from their inefficient aggregators. The Smart Project’s aggregator will be built around five core concepts. 1. How often is the feed updated? Some […]

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An Introductionkb

Wed, 10 Nov 2004 23:22:47 +0000

The Smart Project Building Better (Smarter) RSS Aggregators RSS Aggregators suck, literally, and figuratively. They are simple pull clients that suck data from remote webservers. But they are also simple dumb clients that just suck data from remote web servers. Why can’t your aggregator be smarter? Instead of manually pulling, who says they can’t intelligently […]

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