What does RSS stand for?

What does RSS mean? This page is about the various possible meanings of the acronym, abbreviation, shorthand or slang term: RSS.

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Root Sum Squared

Miscellaneous » Manufacturing

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Regression Sum of Squares

Academic & Science » Mathematics

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Root-Sum-Square

Academic & Science » Mathematics

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Root Sum Square

Academic & Science » Mathematics

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Resident Set Size

Academic & Science » Mathematics

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Really Simple Syndication

Community » Media

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Rich Site Summary

Community » Media

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Repetitive stress syndrome

Medical

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Ready For Selfless Service

Governmental » Military

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Radio Subsystem

Governmental » Military

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Remote Sensors Subsystem

Governmental » Military

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Root-Sum-Squared

Governmental » Military

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Remote Site Subsystem

Governmental » Military

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Remote Slave Station

Governmental » Military

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Range Safety Switch

Governmental » NASA

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Range Safety System

Governmental » NASA

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Reactants Supply System

Governmental » NASA

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Rib Structure Station

Governmental » NASA

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Robotic Servicer System

Governmental » NASA

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Root Sum Square

Governmental » NASA

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Rotating Service Structure

Governmental » NASA

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Remote Support Software

Computing » Networking

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Routers, Servers, and Switches

Computing » Networking

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Remote Sensing Science

Academic & Science » Ocean Science

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Real Sailor Senshi

Community » Performing Arts

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What does RSS mean?

RSS
RSS; originally RDF Site Summary; often dubbed Really Simple Syndication, uses a family of standard web feed formats to publish frequently updated information: blog entries, news headlines, audio, video. An RSS document includes full or summarized text, and metadata, like publishing date and author's name. RSS feeds enable publishers to syndicate data automatically. A standard XML file format ensures compatibility with many different machines/programs. RSS feeds also benefit users who want to receive timely updates from favourite websites or to aggregate data from many sites. Subscribing to a website RSS removes the need for the user to manually check the web site for new content. Instead, their browser constantly monitors the site and informs the user of any updates. The browser can also be commanded to automatically download the new data for the user. Software termed "RSS reader", "aggregator", or "feed reader", which can be web-based, desktop-based, or mobile-device-based, present RSS feed data to users. Users subscribe to feeds either by entering a feed's URI into the reader or by clicking on the browser's feed icon.

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