Wiring Web Applications with RSS

In his blog, Ray Ozzie explains the role of RSS as the glue of internet applications. Microsoft is proposing compelling extensions to RSS. First the Simple Sharing Extensions. Now a standard for wiring web applications with RSS. Ray says that it is the “Unix Pipe of the Internet”.

The idea was based on using a simple and consistent user model to wire-the-web that would assist individuals in creating their own mesh of interconnections – both web-to-web and web-to-PC.

More links since I posted, yesterday:

Dave Winer’s views here with several interesting comments.

A demo of copy/paste found through Diggdot.us

A link to Live Clipboard Technical Introduction