Remixing and RSS

Lorcan 1 min read

yahoolocaltraffic_200505021150.jpgI talk about remixing and RSS below. And along comes a nice example from Yahoo! and Apple. Powered by an RSS feed, Jeremy Zawodny’s comment is “remix away”!

Dashboard is a framework for building lightweight “widgets” which pull in data from a variety of sources and display them in interesting ways on your desktop. We worked with Apple to build a Yahoo! Local Traffic Widget that’s currently featured on their dashboard site. That motivated me to finally upgrade my Powerbook to Tiger this weekend. [Yahoo! Search blog: Yahoo! Local Traffic Dashboard Widget and RSS]

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