Will IE 7.0 be capable of secure RSS?

Wednesday, 12 July 2006, 1:18 AM EST

The streaming news feeds known as RSS (Really Simple Syndication) may get a dramatic boost if Microsoft's Internet Explorer 7.0 supports feeds when it's released later this year. But the stimulus for the new technology will be hindered if IE is unable to handle what's known as "secure RSS." It now appears that IE 7.0 will lack that ability.

Why, you may ask, is this important? Because secure RSS is the key to feeds that contain confidential corporate data, paid-subscription content, and other commercially viable news updates.

At Datamation.

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