RSS and Atom files provide news updates from a website in a simple form for your computer. You read these files in a program called an aggregator, which collects news from various websites and provides it to you in a simple form. But what aggregator to use? Here are some choices:
Mac OS X: NetNewsWireThis elegant Mac-like aggregator is easy to use and powerful.
Windows: SharpReaderSimple, but gets the job done.
Linux: LifereaA simple Gtk newsreader.
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