article on RSS: tired of centralized web apps deciding what to show you? Use RSS!

Ed: yeah!

article: Use these centralized RSS web apps, now using AI to decide what to show you!

Ed: [over here using just a desktop app] ...


"RSS's true failing is that it doesn't allow publishers to track user behavior, which we need because the modern internet content economy is built around advertising"

get directly out of here with that

"RSS also offers very few opportunities for branding content effectively. "

drop kicks article into the Mariana Trench

@RadicalEdward Please, no. Don’t litter the ocean. The Mariana Trench did not deserve this.

@RadicalEdward It's a feature! Built-in compliance with GDPR and CCPA will save your business millions in consulting fees to privacy and compliance experts, and your users will love you for not prying into their personal lives. RSS is a win-win!

@RadicalEdward you can easily stick tracking pixels in the html, if you're forced to infect it like that

@RadicalEdward Maybe I am wrong, but couldn't you count your readers by logging the downloads of images in the article?
This is of course not “true” tracking.

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