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Boring techie poll from a bored techie Sep. 24th, 2003 03:33 pm
OK, sorry about that, got distracted before I posted this first time... please re-fill this one if you did the first version!

Yes, I know I'm going a bit poll-mad at the moment; it's a sort of external introspection ;)

(If you're not familiar with "RSS feeds", they're data provided by other sites that's used to feed, among other things, LJ Syndicated Journals)

Poll #183806 RSS & News

Do you prefer to get your news and updates (tick up to 2)

On TV / Radio
0(0.0%)
Via Websites
4(21.1%)
From Mailing Lists
0(0.0%)
By RSS / LJ Syndication
1(5.3%)
On phones / mobile devices?
0(0.0%)

Do you read RSS feeds:

As syndicated LJ journals?
9(64.3%)
Through an aggregator website?
0(0.0%)
Via other websites?
2(14.3%)
In a desktop reader application?
0(0.0%)
On a mobile device?
0(0.0%)

How many LJ syndicated feeds do you read?

None
7(36.8%)
1-5
9(47.4%)
6-10
2(10.5%)
11-20
1(5.3%)
21-50
0(0.0%)
Over 50
0(0.0%)

How many RSS feeds do you read by other means?

None
11(64.7%)
1-5
4(23.5%)
6-10
1(5.9%)
11-20
0(0.0%)
21-50
1(5.9%)
Over 50
0(0.0%)

Have you ever:

Written an RSS feed on a website?
1(20.0%)
Created a new syndicated journal on LJ?
1(20.0%)

Do you know what RSS stands for?

Yes
5(26.3%)
No
14(73.7%)

From: purplerabbits
Date: September 24th, 2003 - 07:42 am (Link)
I also read newspapers...
From: wechsler
Date: September 24th, 2003 - 07:46 am (Link)
Damnit, knew I'd forget something...
From: thekumquat
Date: September 24th, 2003 - 08:03 am (Link)
I look at the Dilbert feed sometimes...

I get my news headlines from Ceefax over breakfast, basic details from the Metro, and in depth from websites.